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Second Degree Block & Right Bundle Branch Block

Newsletter Second Degree Block & Right Bundle Branch Block A 70-year-old man is seen in the clinic because of breathlessness, which began over a few days 3 months ago. This is his ECG: what does it show and what treatment is needed? Click the button below to Download 500+ High-Yield Medical Presentations and eBooks Get […]

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Right Atrial & Right Ventricular Hypertrophy

Newsletter Atrial and Ventricular Hypertrophy This ECG was recorded from a 17-year-old girl who was breathless, had marked ankle swelling with signs of right heart failure, and who had been known to have a heart murmur since birth. She was acyanotic. What ECG abnormalities can you identify and can you suggest a diagnosis? Click the […]

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Atrial Fibrillation

Newsletter Atrial Fibrillation – ECG Case Discussion This ECG was recorded from a 60-year-old man being treated as an out-patient for severe congestive cardiac failure. What might be the diagnosis of the underlying heart condition and what would you do? Answer Atrial fibrillation Ventricular rate 75-200/min Normal axis Normal QRS complexes Downward-sloping ST segment depression, […]

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