Flutter P waves

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

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  • See also: P wave
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In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Chest pain 12-Lead Flutter P waves Regular Right Axis Deviation Tachycardia Tall QRS Atrial flutter ECG of the Week CC-BY-NC-SA
ECG of the Week – 2nd July 2018 – Interpretation 25608

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: - 12-Lead Flutter P waves Atrial flutter Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What is the cause of this patient’s inferior ST depressions? 9041
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting 12-Lead Serial 12-lead Flutter P waves Narrow QRS Regular Tachycardia Atrial flutter Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin – repeat ECG 17102
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting 12-Lead Serial 12-lead Flutter P waves Narrow QRS Regular Tachycardia Atrial flutter Change in rhythm Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin – repeat ECG 2, with vomit 17105
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting 12-Lead Serial 12-lead Flutter P waves Irregular Narrow QRS Tachycardia Atrial flutter Change in rhythm Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin – repeat on diltiazem drip 17108
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Vomiting 12-Lead Flutter P waves Narrow QRS Regular Tachycardia Atrial flutter Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
Inferolateral ST elevation, vomiting, and elevated troponin 9199
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Palpitations Rhythm Strip Flutter P waves Atrial flutter Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What happens when you give adenosine to a patient with this rhythm? – after adenosine 17237
In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - Palpitations 12-Lead Flutter P waves Atrial flutter Dr Smith's ECG Blog CC BY-NC
What happens when you give adenosine to a patient with this rhythm? 9296