These tracings are from a elderly man who presented with a acute myocardial infarct (AMI) in 1982. This was when I began to collecting interesting or puzzling or intriguing ECGs. This was also the era of "roll your own ECG"
Before the formation of the Australasia College of Emergency Medicine (in 1983) the hospital treatment of acute medical or surgical illnesses or injuries was carried out in so-called "Casualty Departments". These are now called "Emergency Departments"