The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations - Cardiovascular System

2nd Edition

Volume 8


  • C. Richard Conti
  • Key Features

    • Gain a rich clinical view of all aspects of the cardiovascular system in one comprehensive volume, conveyed through beautiful illustrations and radiologic images.
    • Clearly see the connection between basic science and clinical practice with an integrated overview of normal structure and function as it relates to pathologic conditions.
    • Grasp current clinical concepts regarding development, pediatrics, and adult medicine captured in classic Netter illustrations, as well as new illustrations created by artist-physician Carlos Machado, MD, and others working in the Netter style.
    • Quickly understand complex topics thanks to a concise text-atlas format that provides a context bridge between primary and specialized medicine.
    • Benefit from matchless Netter illustrations that offer precision, clarity, detail and realism as they provide a visual approach to the clinical presentation and care of the patient.

    Table of Contents

    Section 1 - Anatomy

      1. Thorax: Lungs In Situ: Anterior View
      2. Thorax: Heart In Situ
      3. Thorax: Mediastinum: Cross Section
      4. Thorax: Pericardial Sac
      5. Exposure of the Heart: Anterior Exposure
      6. Exposure of the Heart: Base and Diaphragmatic Surfaces
      7. Atria and Ventricles: Right Atrium and Right Ventricle
      8. Atria and Ventricles: Left Atrium and Left Ventricle
      9. Atria and Ventricles: Atria, Ventricles and Interventricular Septum
      10. Valves: Cardiac Valves Open and Closed
      11. Valves: Valves and Fibrous Skeleton of Heart
      12. Specialized Conduction System of Heart
      13. Coronary Arteries and Cardiac Veins: Sternocostal and Diaphragmatic Surfaces
      14. Coronary Arteries and Cardiac Veins: Arteriovenous Variations
      15. Innervation of Heart: Nerves of Heart
      16. Innervation of Heart: Schema of Innervation

    Section 2 - Physiology

      1. Cardiovascular Examination: Events in the Cardiac Cycle: Left Ventricle
      2. Cardiovascular Examination: Important Components of Cardiac Examination
      3. Cardiovascular Examination: Positions for Cardiac Auscultation
      4. Cardiovascular Examination: Areas of Cardiac Auscultation
      5. Cardiovascular Examination: Murmurs
      6. Neural and Humoral Regulation of Cardiac Function
      7. Physiologic Changes During Pregnancy
      8. Cardiac Catheterization: Vascular Access
      9. Cardiac Catheterization: Left-Sided Heart Catheterization
      10. Cardiac Catheterization: N


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