Please note: The following ECGs have all been recorded at 25 mm/sec and gain setting of 10 mm/mVe 26.1
A 54-year-old female walks into the Emergency Department complaining of palpitations for the past hour Her ECG is shown on page 8 (Figure 1). She has no electrolyte abnormalities.
a) Describe the rhythm disturbance. (20% marks)
b) How would you treat this rhythm disturbance? (10% marks)
c) Name two anti-arrhythmic drugs that are contra-indicated for this rhythm disturbance. (20% marks)