The Art and Science of Cardiac Physical Examination is the latest edition of this essential guide to identifying the signs and symptoms of heart diseases.
The book is divided into 14 chapters, initially covering different types of pulse and the measurement of blood pressure. A chapter on heart sounds is followed by a three-part discussion on heart murmurs, including the use of recordings of heart sounds and video recordings of jugular pulsations. The signs and symptoms of cardiac disease are covered in detail, and the manifestations of cardiovascular disease are described.
The book concludes with two chapters on electrocardiography (ECG). Finally, the book provides a self-assessment chapter, with clinical scenarios that use history and clinical findings from actual patients. Enhanced by nearly 100 full-color images and illustrations and edited by a team of cardiology experts based in Toronto and Chicago, The Art and Science of Cardiac Physical Examination are ideal for cardiologists and general physicians wishing to keep their knowledge of examination for heart disease up to date. Key Points Latest edition of the guide to signs and symptoms of heart diseases the Previous edition published 2006 (9780673997661) Edited by a team of US and Canada based cardiology experts 97 full-color images and illustrations.
About the Author
Narasimhan RanganathanMBBS FRCP (C), FACP, FACC FAHA
Associate Professor in Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada, Senior Cardiologist, St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Toronto, Canada
Vahe SivaciyanMD FRCP (C)
Assistant Professor in Medicine, University Of Toronto, Canada, Senior Cardiologist, St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Toronto, Canada
Franklin B SaksenaMD CM FACP FRCP(C) FACC FAHA
Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
|Publisher||Jaypee Brothers Medical Pub|
|Date||September 30, 2015|
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