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Monroe Community College
Rochester, New York
MCC Paramedic Program Case of the Month 07/99
The patient is an 24yo male found in the care of BLS. He is complaining of acid indigestion.
His VS are: P-68 and reg., BP- 120/82, Resp-20 and normal Skin color- pink, Pulse Saturation 98% on room air.
The past history is devoid of any significant findings.
HEENT: EYES: = and reactive to light, Ears: unremarkable Nose: unremarkable Throat: no JVD
Chest: Clear to auscultation bilaterally
ABD: Soft, nontender
EXTREM: = pulses, mae well, no edema
Based on the available data, Choose the correct items: (there are 2 correct answers)
This patient is stable and can safely be transported by the BLS crew alone
This patient's ekg shows significant ST elevation in the V leads and is having an AMI
This is Prinzmetal's angina
There are reciprocal changes on the EKG
This is early repolarization
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Updated: June 22, 1999