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Assessing patients with cardiac and vascular problems in primary care

Nick Dunn, Hazel Everitt and Chantal Simon

in Cardiovascular Problems

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199215713
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199606955 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199215713.003.0002

Series: Oxford General Practice Library

Assessing patients with cardiac and vascular problems in primary care

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Cardiac and vascular assessment - General examination - Blood pressure measurement - Neck signs - Examination of the chest - Examination of the arterial vascular system - Chest pain and palpitations - Dyspnoea - The electrocardiogram (ECG) - Other cardiovascular investigations

Chapter.  7174 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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