Presented in the easy-to-use CURRENT format, this book covers all the major disease entities and therapeutic challenges in cardiology. Concise, yet comprehensive, it is perfect for board review as well as for all aspects of heart disease care.
- Covers every important management issue in cardiology
- Includes special topics such as heart disease in pregnancy and the athlete's heart
- Consistent chapter template that includes diagnostic techniques, prevention strategies, treatment, and prognosis
- All chapters written by experts in the field
- 180+ illustrations, including ECGs, imaging examples, drawings, tables, and charts
- Reflects the most current guidelines in patient care
- Updated throughout, including the latest drug information
- NEW chapter: Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
- Emphasis on must-know information makes it perfect for board review
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This course contains the following topics:
1. List at least 4 common symptoms of ischemic heart disease.
2. Name 3 types of vasodilator drugs.
3. List at least 3 imaging modalities used to diagnose aortic stenosis.
4. Name 4 nonpharmacologic therapies used to treat systemic hypertension.
5. Describe 3 cardiac arrhythmias that precipitate congestive heart failure.
6. Name the 2 basic components of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator.
7. Name 2 imaging modalities used to diagnose pulmonary hypertension.
8. List at least 6 risk factors for bleeding when using anticoagulants.
9. Name at least 5 types of benign cardiac tumors.
10. List 4 normal diagnostic test findings in pregnancy using electrocardiogram.
This test is a multiple choice, open book test and contains 120 questions.
This is a hard cover book and has 36 chapters and 544 pages. This course is Part One of a larger book. In this part you are only tested on the first eighteen chapters.
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