chest pain


July 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: A male in his 60’s presents to a small ED with nausea and vomiting for 24 hours. He denies any fever, abdominal pain, or diarrhea. There has been no blood in the [...]

Chest And Flank Pain

June 19, 2017 // 2 Comments

Hx: A 67 yo male complains of chest pain with shortness of breath. Pain is mid sternal pressure, non-radiating, and started this morning. There was some shortness of breath [...]

23 yo With Chest Pain

June 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: A 23 yo male complains of chest pain. It has been present for 2 days, and intermittent. This morning he awoke feeling well but then developed 2/10 dull mid chest [...]

Chest Pain: A Repeat Visit

May 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: A 39 yo female complains of chest pain. It began today, is felt as a pressure in the mid chest with a sensation of heart racing, and is associated with shortness of [...]

Bad Mexican Food

April 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: A 50 yo woman arrives in the ED complaining of “eating bad Mexican food”. She was at a nearby restaurant when she experienced abdominal pain, but feels better and [...]

Chest Pain

January 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: It’s the start of your shift and EMS brings a “chest pain” patient to the ED. They report a 62 yo female with onset of chest pain while on a treadmill. [...]