Intermittent Noninfarction Q Waves: A Finding Suggestive of Latent Preexcitation
- ECG of the month. Regan, Claire; Regan, Martin // British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Nov2014, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p527
The article presents questions and answers related to electrocardiogram of a primary percutaneous coronary intervention patient referred by the emergency department.
- Country cardiograms case 51. Slatnik, Michael // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Summer2014, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p107
The article describes the case of a 54-year-old man who was presented to the emergency department due to chest pain. Vital signs were recorded. During his check-in, he was unresponsive, and a code blue is called. In order to revive him, a prompt intravenous fluid resuscitation and supplementary...
- Country cardiograms case 48. Helm, Charles // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Summer2013, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p99
A quiz based on the electrocardiogram of a 50 year old man with excruciating chest pain who was brought to the emergency department of a hospital in a remote Canadian community is presented.
- ECG of the month. Regan, Martin // British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Nov2015, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p527
The article presents a medical quiz about an electrocardiogram (ECG) of a 52-year-old male who was pale, clammy and complaining of central chest pain after having collapsed at work.
- ECG of the month. Regan, Claire; Regan, Martin // British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p482
A clinical image of an electrocardiogram (ECG) demonstrating ST elevation in leads II, III, AVF and V1 to V4 and ischaemic, in a 56-year-old male with central chest pain, is presented.
- Blood test may predict heart attack. // Las Vegas Business Press;07/27/98, Vol. 15 Issue 30, Health Scene p2
Reports on a blood test that may reveal which people with chest pain are at highest risk of heart attack.
- Two approaches to emergency department evaluations of chest pain. // Modern Medicine;Apr95, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p54
Presents an abstract of the editorial `Evaluation of chest pain in the emergency department,' by S. Kaul and R.D. Abbott from the December 15, 1994 issue of the journal `Annals of Internal Medicine.'
- Country cardiograms case 36. Helm, Charles // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Spring2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p68
The article presents a case study of a 52-year-old man who presented to an emergency department with chest pain. An electrocardiogram (ECG) was obtained and thrombolytic therapy was initiated. The article discusses the interpretation of the patient's ECG, which indicates a diagnosis of ST...
- Dramatically cut delays in review of an EKG. // ED Nursing;Nov2010, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p7
The article reports on techniques to cut delays in reviewing an electrocardiogram (EKG) in the U.S. It cites the case at Huntsville Hospital where EKG is done immediately but still needs to be reviewed by the emergency department (ED) physicians within five minutes. It cites several strategies...