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68 Year Old Male: Chest Burning – Part 2

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This is the second installment in a multi-part case study; you may want to review the initial description of the patient’s presentation in Part 1. We’re going to save dissection of the ECGs for the next post and continue with his case… Here’s the patient’s initial ECG again: You start by administering 324mg of aspirin […]

68 Year Old Male: Chest Burning – Part 1

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A 68-year-old male presents with a chief complaint of chest discomfort. It started at rest approximately three hours prior as has been constant ever since. He describes it as a burning sensation limited to the central portion of his chest. Nothing makes the pain better or worse and he rates it at about a 6 […]

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