ECG of the month

Regan, Claire; Regan, Martin
October 2012
British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p482
Academic Journal
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.


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