Clinical Pearls in Cardiology

by Hemanth IK, Shafeeq Mattummal

The book “Clinical Pearls in Cardiology” is meant mainly for the medical students and clinicians, who usually find it hard to get time to go through numerous reference books in searching for various clinical signs that could be present or to be looked for in a cardiac patient. The book “Clinical Pearls in Cardiology” elaborates the most common as well as some rare clinical signs in cardiology with simple illustrations, graphs and tables so that the reader may find it easy to understand. The book “Clinical Pearls in Cardiology” is presented in an interesting questions and answers format, and the questions are framed in such a way that the explanations provided are apt and evidence-based. The book “Clinical Pearls in Cardiology” covers the most common cardiac disorders, including congenital heart disease, embryology and necessary explanations of various clinical signs in cardiology. The book details the common symptoms of the cardio-vascular disorders, such as chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, dizziness and leg swelling and provides the pathophysiological explanations to the signs and symptoms of heart diseases with the differential diagnoses. A thorough reading of the book would make the student more competent in the clinical examination of the cardiovascular system and elicitation of the relevant clinical signs.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. IK Hemanth
KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
2. Mattummal Shafeeq KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
Aster MIMS, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
ISBN 9789351524366
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/13086
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Pages 206
Book Type Professional


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