• 1 month ago

    Short QT on ecg

    I went to the er because ibwas really sick, high fever, rapid pulse and breathing. Turns out I had sepsis. They did an ecg and it showed I had a Short QT (288/ms). Was that caused by the tachycardia or would that have shown up regardless?

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  • 1 month ago

    RE: Short QT on ecg

    Beyond the care and treatment one receives at the ER, one should consult with a qualified doctor in-person to address any concerns or worries regarding symptoms and diagnostic test results/findings, such as an ECG, echocardiogram, etc.




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      • 1 month ago
        I do not currently have I insurance. The hospital nurse had me sign refusal to treat and rolled me outside in the cold. I was extremely sick and had no idea what I was signing. My ecg results were never explained to me.