ECG Case 164

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A 78-year-old female with known ischemic cardiomyopathy presents to her local emergency department with acute-onset chest discomfort. She states she was woken from sleep with a “ pressure” in her chest and shortness of breath.

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ECG Case 163

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A 49-year-old man with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) develops severe retrosternal chest tightness, diaphoresis, and lightheadedness while eating lunch.

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ECG Case 162

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A 30-year-old man presents to his physician with complaints of palpitations. He is without symptoms at the time of the office visit. He has no medical problems and is not on any medication. His physical examination is unremarkable.

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ECG Case 161

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A 22-year-old man presents to his primary doctor with a c omplaint of having a “ fast heartbeat.” He states he has noted episodes of this on and off for the past several months.

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