Flutter P waves

Flutter P waves make the baseline of the ECG resemble a sawtooth pattern. They are caused by Atrial Flutter.

See also: P wave

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In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Chest pain Regular Right Axis Deviation Tachycardia Flutter P waves Tall QRS Atrial flutter 12-Lead ECG of the Week Dr John Larkin CC-BY-NC-SA
ECG of the Week – 2nd July 2018 – Interpretation

This ECG is from a woman in her 50s who presented with chest pain on a background of mitral stenosis secondary to rheumatic fever.

In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Flutter P waves Atrial flutter 12-Lead Dr Pendell Meyers Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What is the cause of this patient’s inferior ST depressions?
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting Regular Tachycardia Flutter P waves Narrow QRS Atrial flutter Change in rhythm 12-Lead Serial 12-lead Dr Pendell Meyers Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin – repeat ECG 2, with vomit
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting Tachycardia Flutter P waves Narrow QRS Atrial flutter Change in rhythm 12-Lead Serial 12-lead Dr Pendell Meyers Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin – repeat on diltiazem drip
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Palpitations Flutter P waves Atrial flutter Rhythm Strip Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What happens when you give adenosine to a patient with this rhythm? – after adenosine
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Palpitations Flutter P waves Atrial flutter 12-Lead Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What happens when you give adenosine to a patient with this rhythm?