Equipment 8-108-01 - ECG Interpretation Guide

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


Check lead placement.

Interpret underlying rhythm.

Determine if Cath Lab should be activated.


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Change Log:

DateLink to
previous
version
Description of change
08/24/18pdfFixed axis determination from I, II, III leads to I & AVF.
07/23/19pdfAdded p-wave to LBBB definition. Improved graphics for 12-lead placement.
11/27/19pdfAdded clarifying definitions for right-sidedposterior STEMI (0.5 mm). Serious re-write to include types of STEMIother cath lab activations. Made the page more badge-buddy friendly.
04/04/20Added content from old Section 2-051 - EKG Interpretation Guide.
07/04/20pdfRenumbered the section to allow for future additions.
02/22/21pdfAdded clarification for QRS width in adult vs pediatric.
06/11/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online
11/30/21Updated link to Albuterol.

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