12 Lead ECG Placement Mnemonics
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12 Lead ECG Placement Mnemonics

12 Lead ECG Placement Mnemonics helps to remember placement of chest and limb ECG leads. Often the respective leads indicators are marked on chest leads. Limb leads are color coded and marked too.  There are [Read More]

aortic Dissection
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Aortic Dissection

Always consider aortic dissection as the diagnosis if you hear aortic regurgitation, or a diastolic murmur  Introduction Acute aortic dissection is a medical and surgical emergency – it is one of the critical causes of acute chest pain [Read More]

coarse vfib
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Coarse Ventricular Fibrillation (Coarse v fib)

Coarse Ventricular Fibrillation, shortly coarse v fib is the first phase of ventricular fibrillation and characterized by bigger waveform in the ECG. Coarse ventricular fibrillation is still some effective contractions before going into fine ventricular fibrillation and eventually into [Read More]

tombstone ecg
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Tombstone ECG

Tombstone ECG or Tombstoning EKG, as the name suggests takes the shape of a tombstone. It’s a ST elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) with prominent ST elevation indicating severe myocardial damage. It may be associated with left [Read More]

Technology

Fake Ultrasound Picture Maker

Fake Ultrasound Picture Maker? It’s a surprise to see, how many people are after these fake reports everyday. Most of them look for fake pregnancy reports. Others go for malingering various medical conditions. Though the [Read More]