A crashing patient with an abnormal ECG that you must recognize

Written by Pendell Meyers, with edits from Steve Smith Let’s consider this nearly pathognomonic ECG without the clinical context (because sometimes the clinical context will not be as easy as in this case). What is the answer? This ECG is diagnostic of hemodynamically significant acute right heart strain. Notice I did not say “pulmonary embolism,” because

LITFL Review 322

LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog – Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog Welcome to the 322nd LITFL Review! Your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peeks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency medicine and