Inferior STEMI

Patient presents to ED brought in by ambulance for chest pain. Patient presents initially normotensive and normocardic. If learner does not recognize inferior STEMI (with RV infarct here) and gives NTG or does not sufficiently fluid resuscitate, patient deteriorates into cardiac arrest.


Learning Objectives:

1. Recognize inferior STEMI by history, exam, and EKG
2. Activate cath lab
3. Start fluids, heparin, and pressors, if needed

Additional information

Learner

Physician

Contributor

SimX

Case Setting

Emergency Department

Specialty

Emergency medicine

Room Size

12×12

Language

English

Status

For Purchase