Month: October 2018

An elderly man with sudden cardiogenic shock, diffuse ST depressions, and STE in aVR

Written by Pendell Meyers 84 yo M with history of a “valve problem” presented for sudden onset chest pain and trouble breathing while eating lunch.He was sitting bolt upright, diaphoretic, tachypneic, with bilateral crackles. Although his BP was 126/84, he was in acute cardiogenic shock.Here is his initial ECG: Sinus tach with occasional PACs. Relatively

LITFL Review 352

Welcome to the 352nd LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the web The post LITFL Review 352 appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane. Go to Source Author: Marjorie Lazoff, MD Powered by WPeMatico