Thanks Dr Sheri Ambrahovic for her summary of cardiology pearls from the recent Emergency Cardiology Conference, which was co-ordinated by Sunshine assistant director Dr Lucia Le-Kim.ed-hop
HMOs: Chest pain and ECGs
Chest pain accounts for a significant burden of ED workload.
Find below some resources on the approach to ECGs and chest pain.
Thanks to Dr Martin Bicket
Review the coronary artery territory diagram as mentioned by Martin:
Also try your ECG interpretation with the following ECGs:HMO ECGs examples MB
Other specific ECG patterns to look out for:
Sgarbossa criteria for detection of ischaemia in left bundle branch block (LBBB)
Right ventricular and Posterior infarct patterns
ECG cases with Amal MattuMattuECG