Friday, 5 February 2016

ECG of the Week - 8th February 2016

The following ECG is from a 56 yr old female who presented with 3 hours of typical cardiac chest pain. The pain onset coincided with an episode of emotional distress.

ECG of the Week - 1st February 2016 - Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 60yr old male who had an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Return of spontaneous circulation was attained pre-hospital.

Friday, 29 January 2016

ECG of the Week - 1st February 2016

The following ECG is from a 60yr old male who had an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Return of spontaneous circulation was attained pre-hospital.

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

ECG of the Week - 25th January 2015 - Interpretation

This week's ECG is another ECG from our patient from last week and the week prior to that. He is an 88yr old male who had an episode of VT on a background of ischaemic cardiomyopathy. Following successful cardioversion he underwent an ICD insertion. He then presented to the Emergency Department complaining of palpitations.

Friday, 22 January 2016

ECG of the Week - 25th January 2015

This week's ECG is another ECG from our patient from last week and the week prior to that. He is an 88yr old male who had an episode of VT on a background of ischaemic cardiomyopathy. Following successful cardioversion he underwent an ICD insertion. He then presented to the Emergency Department complaining of palpitations.

ECG of the Week - 18th January 2015 - Interpretation

This week's ECG is another ECG from our patient from last week. He is an 88yr old male who had an episode of VT on a background of ischaemic cardiomyopathy. Following successful cardioversion he underwent an ICD insertion. His CXR and ECG are shown below.

Friday, 15 January 2016

ECG of the Week - 18th January 2015

This week's ECG is another ECG from our patient from last week. He is an 88yr old male who had an episode of VT on a background of ischaemic cardiomyopathy. Following successful cardioversion he underwent an ICD insertion. His CXR and ECG are shown below.

ECG of the Week - 11th January 2015 - Interpretation

The following ECG is from an 88 yr old male with a known history of ischaemic cardiomyopathy. He presented complaining of palpitations and dizziness for the preceding hour.