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Paper Chase 6: When a Non-diagnostic EKG Becomes a STEMI

Sanjay Arora, MD and Mike Menchine, MD
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Mel Herbert, MD MBBS FAAEM, Lisa Chavez, RN, and Kathy Garvin, RN
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EM:RAP 2014 August - Summary 1 MB - PDF

Not all STEMIs present as STEMIs. If you suspect badness with the heart and you’re not seeing it on the first study, serial EKGs may be in order.

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DaveDuBois, MD FACEM -

If 1st ecg normal, repeat shows inferior STEMI, the R sided ecg done soon after doesn't show STEMI anymore and 4th doesn't show STEMI anymore, what does that mean? Pain gone now.
NSTEMI? No thrombolysis given acutely, just asa, Plavix, LMWH.
Does that seem correct?
PCI center is 4 hours by ambo, 1 hr by air.

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