9780723431053

Physical Signs in Cardiology: Diagnosis in Color

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  • ISBN13:

    9780723431053

  • ISBN10:

    0723431051

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-01-01
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div

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Summary

PHYSICAL SIGNS IN CARDIOLOGY is uniquely organized to help cardiologists and generalists recognize physical symptoms that could indicate a cardiovascular problem. Learn to identify prominent cardiovascular conditions seen in everyday clinical practice through telltale anatomic signals. This reference is built for immediate use in practice, with chapters ordered by region and syndrome, with an emphasis on physical symptoms. This organization allows you to work toward a reliable diagnosis on the basis of physical symptoms, without needing to know the diagnosis before referring to the book. Provides clinically relevant information for use on ward and in the office Organizes chapters by region and symptom - an innovative approach requiring no prior knowledge of the subject Aids recognition of clinical signs, leading to speedier diagnosis in the future Provides full-color clinical photos, 96 black and white prints (including echocardiograms), and 41 illustrations (including ECGs) Includes 357 tables with heavy emphasis on physical signs of cardiac conditions Lists four key references for each major condition to help reader expand knowledge of key subjects

Table of Contents

Foreword iii
Preface iv
Acknowledgements vi
General Appearance
1(45)
Marfan syndrome
1(11)
Noonan's syndrome
12(2)
Turner's syndrome
14(2)
Hyperthyroidism
16(4)
Down syndrome
20(5)
Friedriech's ataxia
25(4)
Cushing's syndrome
29(1)
Mucopolysaccharidosis
30(3)
Coarctation of the aorta
33(8)
Stein-Leventhal syndrome (Polycystic ovary syndrome)
41(1)
Ankylosing spondylitis
42(4)
Facies
46(38)
Williams syndrome
46(4)
Mitral stenosis
50(7)
Primary pulmonary hypertension
57(7)
Carcinoid syndrome
64(5)
Relapsing polychondritis
69(3)
Myxedema (Hypothyroidism)
72(3)
Myotonic muscular dystrophy
75(3)
Kearns-Sayre syndrome
78(1)
Disseminated lupus erythematosus
79(4)
Pigmentation caused by Amiodarone
83(1)
Eyes
84(13)
Corneal arcus
84(1)
Osteogenesis imperfecta
84(3)
Ocular fundi
87(5)
Jaundice with hepatitis and high cardiac output state
92(1)
Conjunctival petechiae in infective endocarditis
93(4)
Cervical vessels
97(34)
Congestive heart failure
97(9)
Constrictive pericarditis
106(13)
Superior vena caval syndrome
119(2)
Kinked left innominate vein
121(1)
Dissecting aortic aneurysm
121(9)
Kinked carotid artery
130(1)
Thorax
131(16)
Syphilitic aortic aneurysm
131(2)
Cor pulmonale caused by poliomyelitis
133(3)
Kyphoscoliotic heart disease
136(1)
Pectus excavatum
137(2)
Straight back syndrome
139(1)
Atrial septal defect
140(7)
Hands
147(28)
Jaccoud's arthritis
147(2)
Scleroderma
149(6)
Patent ductus arteriosus
155(8)
Absent aortic arch
163(1)
Thyrotoxicosis (Onycholysis)
164(1)
Holt-Oram syndrome
165(3)
Digital clubbing
168(2)
Digital petechiae and hemorrhages
170(1)
Shoulder-hand syndrome
171(2)
Thromboangitis obliterans
173(2)
Extremities
175(14)
Xanthoma in hypercholesteremia
175(4)
Lymphedema
179(1)
Duchenne muscular dystrophy
180(3)
Cholesterol emboli (Atheroembolism)
183(1)
Rheumatoid arthritis
184(5)
Skin
189(37)
Adenoma sebaceum
189(1)
Erythema marginatum
190(2)
Sarcoidosis
192(3)
Erythromelalgia
195(1)
Malignant melanoma
196(2)
Lentigines
198(3)
Neurofibromatosis
201(1)
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
202(7)
Pseudoxanthoma elasticum
209(6)
Hemochromatosis
215(3)
Amyloidosis
218(5)
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
223(3)
Index 226

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