Anatomy And Physiology

Surface Projections of the Heart and Great Vessels Cardiac Chambers, Valves, and Circulation Events in the Cardiac Cycle The Splitting of Heart Sounds Heart Murmurs

Relation of Auscultatory Findings to the Chest Wall The Conduction System The Heart as a Pump Arterial Pulses and Blood Pressure ^S Jugular Venous Pressure and Pulses

O Jugular Venous Pressure (JVP)

^^ Jugular Venous Pulsations

Changes With Aging C The Apical Impulse and Heart Sounds

O Cardiac Murmurs

Arteries and Blood Pressure THE HEALTH HISTORY 3 HEALTH PROMOTION AND COUNSELING

— TECHNIQUES OF EXAMINATION

Jugular Venous Pressure and Pulsations Jugular Venous Pressure (JVP) Jugular Venous Pulsations The Carotid Pulse

Thrills and Bruits The Brachial Artery The Heart

SEQUENCE OF THE CARDIAC EXAMINATION Inspection and Palpation

The Apical Impulse or Point of Maximal Impulse (PMI) - Left Ventricular Area

The Left Sternal Border in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th Interspaces -

Right Ventricular Area The Left 2nd Interspace - Pulmonic Area The Right 2nd Interspace - Aortic Area Percussion Auscultation

Overview

Listening for Heart Sounds Attributes of Heart Murmurs A Note on Cardiovascular Assessment Special Techniques

Aids to Identify Systolic Murmurs Pulsus Alternans Paradoxical Pulse

Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

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