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Crash Course Cardiovascular System

The new series of Crash Course continues to provide readers with complete coverage of the MBBS curriculum in an easy-to-read, user-friendly manner. Building on the success of previous editions, the new Crash Courses retain the popular and unique features that so characterised the earlier volumes. All Crash Courses have been fully updated throughout.

Undergraduate Medical Students

Paperback, 164 Pages

Published: May 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3628-7


  • Part I: Basic medical science
    1. Overview of the cardiovascular system
    2. Anatomy, histology and development of the cardiovascular system

    3. Cardiac electrophysiology and arrhythmia

    4. The cardiac cycle and control of cardiac output

    5. Haemodynamics and vascular function
    6. Integrated control of the cardiovascular system and cardiovascular reflexes
    7. Atherosclerosis and ischaemic heart disease
    8. Heart failure, myocardial and pericardial disease

    9. Vascular disease

    10. Basic history and examination of the cardiovascular system

    Part II: Self-assessment



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