Bedside Cardiology

by Achyut Sarkar

The aim of this book is to focus on the bedside cardiology heart disease conditions and various symptoms associated with them. This book consists of 29 chapters that focus on bedside cardiology, functional classification, cardinal symptoms in cardiovascular system, cardinal symptoms in left-to-right shunt, cardinal symptoms in congenital cyanotic heart disease, clinical instruments, jugular venous pulse, arterial pulse, blood pressure, first heart sound, second heart sound, third heart sound, fourth heart sound, ejection sound, nonejection sound, murmur, dynamic auscultation, and continuous murmur. All the chapters have been updated in the second edition. Each chapter describes how to interpret and formulate a bedside diagnosis, from symptom and sign in cardiology. Approach in the book is unique because it is lucid and simple, pragmatic, and unbiased. All the information provided in this book is evidence based with optimum references. Bedside Cardiology has already appealed to a wide audience of students, teachers, practicing physicians, and cardiologists who routinely see patients with cardiac problem.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sarkar Achyut Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (IPGME&R); BM Birla Heart Research Center, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Ex-Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (IPGME&R); Woodland Hospital and BM Birla Heart Research Center, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
ISBN 9789389587579
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18627
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 372
Book Type Textbook


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