ACLS REVISION: The only time Sodium Bicarbonate should be used in Resuscitation (and not for the acidosis)

There is sinus rhythm with a prolonged QRS, right precordial ST elevation, and very peaked T-waves in V4-V6.   This is HYPERKALAEMIA until proven otherwise.


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