Cardiology_Arrhythmia

Hypotension and Near-syncope in a 66-year-old WomanHer history includes diabetes, ESRD, coronary disease, and complete heart block after pacemaker implantation. What's your ECG read?
Preventing Atrial Fibrillation: A Three-legged StoolAn incremental and tripartite approach to prevention, say researchers, will begin to shift AF disease distribution and decrease morbidity over time.
Mechanical FallA 72-year-old woman sustains a distal radius fracture during a fall after losing her balance. She denies syncope. What's your ECG read?
Stroke Prevention in the Patient with Afib and T2DM: NOACs vs VKAsWhich anticoagulant therapy has the greater absolute benefit in these complex patients?
ACC Statement on Perioperative Anticoagulation: 5 questions to askAnswers to these 5 questions about patient and pending procedure create a pathway to decisions about perioperative anticoagulation.
Tachycardia in a 24-year-old WomanYoung woman without known medical history; past bouts of anxiety and palpitations dismissed as "panic attacks." What's your ECG read?
Incidental ECG Finding in a 77-Year-Old ManHis hernia surgery is scheduled but these results of a routine pre-op ECG could change plans. What's your ECG read?
Underuse of VKAs: How Physician, Patient Perceptions Shape PracticeA new analysis of qualitative studies points to poor communication on multiple levels.
Hypertension Complicated by Heart DiseaseWhat is the optimal treatment for hypertension when the patient also has Afib, CAD, or heart failure?
ECG Challenge: Weak, Dry, and SickECG Challenge: A 72-year-old woman has progressive weakness, dyspnea, decreased oral intake, and feels "sick." ACS or something else?