My chest is pounding...

You respond to a 74 year old male who describes a sensation of pounding in his chest.  His vital signs are BP 120/80, P 160, R 18, SPO2 98%.  Skin is cool and dry.

  • What is your interpretation of the patient's ECG?
  • What is the primary treatment goal for this patient?
  • What drug will this patient receive to achieve the goal?
  • What is the drug dose, route, and rate of administration?

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