This 53 year old man is an ex-smoker, with HTN well controlled by a single agent.
He presented to the ED under duress from his wife and GP with intermittent atypical pain which is sometimes worse with exertion, has a slight pleuritic variation, and radiates to shoulders. He mentions a more severe pain 2 days ago lasting a couple of hours with onset at rest. This was preceded by about three weeks of occasional slight exertional dyspnoea and chest tightness.
This is his ECG with mild residual discomfort:
- RT @weterpasson: Thread. Northern Ireland is completely banjaxed, and the DUP going into Government with the Tories is only going to make i… 2 months ago
- RT @MJA_Editor: There should be no children in offshore detention. None. Detention harms health, evidence is not in dispute. Our collective… 3 months ago
- @GeoffCouser @abcnewsTas if it's been undiscovered until now it'd be hard to justify panicking! Seen this? theguardian.com/environment/20… 4 months ago