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The abdomen

James Thomas and Tanya Monaghan.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills. 18961 words.

Introduction - - History Swallowing symptoms - Nausea and vomiting - Abdominal pain - Bowel habit - Generalized abdominal swelling - Jaundice and pruritus - Appetite and...

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Accuracy of Anthropometric Indexes of Obesity to Predict Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Among Men and Women With Hypertension

Aline Marcadenti, Sandra C. Fuchs, Leila B. Moreira, Mario Wiehe, Miguel Gus and Flavio D. Fuchs.

in American Journal of Hypertension

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills. 3557 words.

Background

Anthropometric measurements and indexes that assess excess of adiposity are associated with cardiovascular risk factors, and predict diabetes...

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Acute coronary syndromes and myocardial infarction

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 5245 words.

Chapter 2 covers acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and myocardial infarction, including the pathology of atherosclerosis, risk factors for atherosclerosis, acute presentations of coronary...

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Acute heart failure: from definition to diagnosis

Roy S. Gardner, Theresa A. McDonagh and Niki L. Walker.

in Heart Failure

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 1812 words.

Acute Heart Failure: a rapid onset of/change in symptoms /signs of heart failure. It is life threatening, requires immediate medical attention, and usually results in admission to...

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Adult congenital heart disease

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 7429 words.

Chapter 14 covers adult congenital heart disease, including the basics and key concepts, fundamental concepts in congenital lesions, simple lesions (atrial septal defects and patent foramen...

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Agreement Between Community Pharmacy, Physician’s Office, and Home Blood Pressure Measurement Methods: The Palmera Study

José Sendra-Lillo, Daniel Sabater-Hernández, Ángel Sendra-Ortolá and Fernando Martínez-Martínez.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4250 words.

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The usefulness of the community pharmacy blood pressure (BP) (CPBP) method in assessing the effectiveness of antihypertensive treatment has not...

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Ambulatory Arterial Stiffness Index: Reproducibility of Different Definitions

George S. Stergiou, Anastasios Kollias, Vayia C. Rarra and Leonidas G. Roussias.

in American Journal of Hypertension

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3790 words.

Background

Ambulatory arterial stiffness index (AASI) has been proposed as a marker of arterial stiffness, which predicts cardiovascular mortality. This...

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Assessing the child/young person

Edited by Paula Dawson, Louise Cook, Laura-Jane Holliday and Helen Reddy.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children's and Young People's Nursing

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Paediatrics. 7123 words.

Assessment of graphic trends in patient observations - Assessing breathing and oxygenation - Assessing circulation - Measuring blood pressure - Measuring temperature - Measuring weight, height,...

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Assessment and management of falls

Rob Morris and Mohana P. Maddula.

in Osteoporosis

July 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Rheumatology; Clinical Skills. 3838 words.

• Falls are common among older people and are the cause of considerable morbidity, mortality, and burden to health and social care resources. • Falls are the result of a complex and...

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Assessment of patients prior to cardiac surgery

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 2063 words.

Chapter 20 covers assessment of patients prior to cardiac surgery, including surgical risk, risk scores, what happens during surgery, airways disease, myocardial revascularization and valve...

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