Fundamentals of Pediatric Cardiology by David J. Driscoll MD

By David J. Driscoll MD

In line with Dr. Driscoll's thirty years of profitable bedside educating on the Mayo medical institution, basics of Pediatric Cardiology is the suitable textbook for citizens in pediatrics, kinfolk medication, inner medication, and pediatric and grownup cardiology. This concise, well-organized, and easy-to-understand textual content might be learn cover-to-cover in the course of a pediatric cardiology rotation and focuses sharply on what fundamental care physicians want to know for preliminary assessment and administration of patients.
Dr. Driscoll explains the numerous forms of congenital middle defects, concentrating on the main common cardiac difficulties in babies, little ones, and kids. Emphasis is on use of recent diagnostic instruments at the side of the actual exam.

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