Cardiac Physical Exam Made Ridiculously Simple

Despite the growing reliance on sophisticated high technology, important information about the cardiovascular system can often be obtained from a careful cardiac physical examination. Indeed, even in this age of advanced technology, the cardiac physical exam remains a simple and reliable clinical approach to a rapid, accurate, and cost-effective cardiac diagnosis. Cardiac Physical Exam Made Ridiculously Simple provides an in-depth, but clear, brief, and clinically relevant presentation of all aspects of the cardiac physical exam, by one of the world’s leading experts in cardiac diagnosis.

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Edition 1 (July 15, 2019)




Includes interactive download of Cardiac Auscultation Made Ridiculously Simple (WIN/MAC)

About The Author

Michael A Chizner

Michael A. Chizner, MD is a nationally renowned cardiologist and a Clinical Professor of Medicine at six universities in the state of Florida. He is the Founder and former Chief Medical Director of The Heart Center of Excellence at Broward Health in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Chizner has served as Chairman of the Florida Board of Medicine, and written and edited numerous articles and books in cardiology. His best-selling book, Clinical Cardiology Made Ridiculously Simple, is currently being used in medical schools throughout the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Chizner is listed as one of the top 1 percent of physicians in the nation in the first Top Doctors List compiled by U.S. News & World Report, and is a recipient of the prestigious Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Part I. Physical Examination of the Cardiovascular System: The “Five-Finger” Approach

Chapter 1. General Appearance of the Patient

Chapter 2. Jugular Venous Pressure and Pulse

Chapter 3. Blood Pressure and Arterial Pulse

Chapter 4. Precordial Movements and Palpation

Chapter 5. Cardiac Auscultation: The “Music of the Heart”


Part II. Clinical Evaluation of the Cardiac Patient: “Putting It All Together”

Chapter 6. Approach to the Patient with a Heart Murmur

Chapter 7. The Diagnosis of Heart Disease: Clues from the Cardiac Clinical Exam


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