An elderly woman transferred to you for chest pain, shortness of breath, and positive troponin – does she need the cath lab now?

Written by Alex Bracey, with edits by Smith and Meyers A female in her 70s presented to the ED at sign out while working in our acute zone (medium acuity). I picked up the chart and the triage note indicated that the patient was transferred from another hospital, with “EKG changes”and elevated troponin, for cardiology evaluation

ECG Mastery: Cardiac axis

ECG Mastery: Cardiac axis. In this video, they cover the evaluation of the cardiac axis and when knowledge of the axis actually makes a difference to your patient’s care. The post ECG Mastery: Cardiac axis appeared first on Life in the Fast Lane • LITFL • Medical Blog. Go to Source Author: Sabrine Elkhodr Powered