Cardiac Auscultation: Abnormal Heart Sounds, Part 1
OVERVIEW:

This program provides the learner with a thorough understanding of the characteristics and causes of abnormal heart sounds and skills to examine the most common cardiac murmurs.




OBJECTIVES:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Explain what causes abnormal heart sounds or heart murmurs.
  • Distinguish the two main valve dysfunctions: regurgitation and stenosis.
  • Describe the main causes of valve dysfunction.
  • Identify the main characteristics of murmurs, including timing, shape, location, radiation, intensity, pitch and quality.
  • Rate the intensity of a heart murmur on the 6-grade Levine scale.
  • Identify mitral regurgitation.
  • Identify tricuspid regurgitation.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED907A
Media: DVD
Year: 2011
Duration: 19:25 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Basic Clinical Skills, Heart and Breathe Sounds
 
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