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STEMI-4

STEMI-4

Published: June 4th, 2015

Report 100% LAD occlusion 1 stent placed Teaching: Anteroseptal MI ECG findings in V1-V3 ST segment elevation with Q wave formation in the precordial leads (V1-6) ± the high lateral leads […]

STEMI-3

STEMI-3

Published: June 4th, 2015

Report 100% RCA occlusion Teaching: Inferior MI 40-50% of all myocardial infarctions. more favorable prognosis than anterior myocardial infarction Up to 40% of patients with an inferior STEMI will have […]

STEMI-2

STEMI-2

Published: June 4th, 2015

  Report: 100% proximal LAD occlusion 85% mid LAD lesion 2 stents placed Teaching: Anterior MI Carries the worst prognosis of all infarct locations, mostly due to larger infarct size ECG […]

STEMI-1

STEMI-1

Published: April 23rd, 2015

Report: 100% Left Circumflex occlusion 2 stents placed   Teaching: Posterior MI Accompanies 15-20% of STEMIs Isolated Posterior MI is less common ECG findings in V1-V3 Horizontal ST depression Tall […]

Acute Decompensated CHF

Published: March 12th, 2015

Case: 62 year old female with history of hypertension called EMS for shortness of breath worsening over past 48 hours. Denies overt chest pain. Symptoms are worse with walking > […]

Pediatric Asthma Protocol

Published: March 12th, 2015

EMS called to house for shortness of breath 5 year old African American male with history of asthma who has been short of breath for last few hours. Mother has […]

Morphine in ACS

Published: March 12th, 2015

EMS Case Pt was a 62 y/o WF with extensive PMH of CAD s/p CABG, CHF, HTN and DM. She called EMS with a chief complaint of CP. She states […]

Allergic Reaction vs Anaphylaxis

Published: March 12th, 2015

Call: 28yo AAF c/o allergic reaction 28yo AAF no PMHx called EMS because she thinks she is having an allergic reaction. She has hives on her arms, feels itchy, and […]