11. Gone (Badly) Without a Trace: Remembering the Key Role of ECG Tracings in EMS

66 responses

Do you use an ultrasound in your EMS system?

66 out of 66 answered

1
Yes
4%/ 3 resp.
2
No
95%/ 63 resp.

In which of the following areas do you employ ultrasound?

26 out of 66 answered

1
Cardiac arrest
50%/ 13 resp.
2
FAST or E-FAST
38%/ 10 resp.
3
OB
34%/ 9 resp.
4
Sespis/volume estimates
7%/ 2 resp.
5
Other
38%/ 10 resp.

The only absolute indication for Calcium in HyperKalemia is a Wide QRS.

66 out of 66 answered

1
False
86%/ 57 resp.
2
True
13%/ 9 resp.

The T wave is made out of potassium

65 out of 66 answered

1
False
56%/ 37 resp.
2
True
43%/ 28 resp.

Brugada Syndrome is an acquired disease related to chronic cocaine abuse?

66 out of 66 answered

1
False
87%/ 58 resp.
2
True
12%/ 8 resp.

The ECG changes associated with Brugada are best seen in the lateral leads.

65 out of 66 answered

1
False
61%/ 40 resp.
2
True
38%/ 25 resp.