ECG Challenge: Subtle but SignificantWhat cause of persistent DOE, fatigue in this patient who is s/p CABG and maze ablation? Your ECG read?
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?
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?
ECG Challenge: Encountering ExtrasystolesWhat do you suspect in a 45-year-old woman presenting with hypotension, bradycardia, and no significant medical history? ECG, here.
Acute Onset Palpitations in a 31-Year-Old ManThis first episode of arrhythmia occurs after completion of a customary 4-mile run. HR: 172 beats/min. View ECG here.
Pleuritic Chest Pain in a Young WomanECG of the Month: The 28-year-old presents with worsening midsternal chest pain x24 hours. What does the ECG tell you?
Amiodarone: Top 3 Things to Know for Rate or Rhythm Control of AFAmiodarone effectively treats a wide range of tachycardias but should always be prescribed with caution. Here are 3 key points to remember.
Incessant Automatic Focal Atrial TachycardiaOver-drive suppression of sinus node function by the AT focus occurs in patients with underlying sick sinus syndrome.
Elderly Woman Presenting with Hypotension and Tachycardia
Elderly Woman Presenting with Hypotension and TachycardiaAn elderly woman with no known cardiovascular issues is seen for acute onset palpitations, dyspnea, and chest pain.
A 40-year-old Man with Dyspnea on Exertion, No Coronary DiseaseECG Challenge: Dyspnea is painless, but progressive; lungs are clear, heart sounds normal, peripheral pulses strong. What does the tracing show?