Inquiry: “Ruling out abnormalities on the EKG”

Using the tracing posted with this assignment in Canvas, rule in (present in tracing) or out (absent) the following EKG abnormalities. In your answer, describe the category heading, define each individual type of arrhythmia, and potential causes explaining in essay format why you have ruled in or out the abnormality using the provided 12 lead EKG.

  1. Bradyarrhythmias
    1. AV Junctional Rhythm
    2. L.A.D.
    3. 1 degree AV Block
    4. Mobitz Type I AV Block
    5. L.B.B.B.
  2. Tachyarrhythmias
    1. P.A.C.
    2. A.Fib.
    3. P.V.C.
    4. V.Tach.
    5. V.Fib.
  3. Atrial/Ventricular Enlargement
    1. R.V.H.
    2. L.V.H.
  4. Coronary-related/Ischemia, MI
    1. Subendocardial Ischemia
    2. Acute Anterior MI
    3. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    4. Hypokalemia
    5. Long QT Syndrome
  5. Calculate Mean QRS axis in degrees on your tracing (as reviewed from class) and determine which quadrant you have determined axis to fall in.