EKG Question #2

Question

After reviewing the 12-lead electrocardiogram above, the nurse determines there is a:

Answers

  1. Borderline 1st degree AV block and signs of inferior STEMI
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  2. No evidence of 1st degree AV block and no evidence of ST segment irregularity
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  3. Borderline 2nd Degree AV and signs of inferior STEMI
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  4. Need to defibrillate immediately
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Overview

Explanation

ST elevation is present in leads II, III, aVF and ST depression in lateral leads I, aVL, V6 all of which are consistent with inferior SEMI.

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