The following is a case report involves three ECG's recorded on three different patients on three different crews during the same week. Your mission, should you decide to accept it, is to determine what these three patients have in common and what action should be taken!
The first 12-Lead ECG is from an 88 year old male with chest pain:
The second 12-Lead ECG is from a 40 year old female with chest pain:
The third 12-Lead ECG is from a 58 year old male with dyspnea:
- What is it about these three 12-Lead ECG's that is so striking?
- What are your differential diagnoses for these three patients?
- Are these three patients experiencing the same pathophysiology?
- What are the potential causes of the patterns found on these three separate ECG's?