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Myocarditis and Pericardial Disease

AUTHOR:
Steven Lahti
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Know the common etiologies of myocarditis and pericarditis.
  2. Know how to diagnose and treat myocarditis and pericarditis.
  3. Recognize the presentation, physical exam, EKG, and imaging findings in cardiac tamponade.
  4. Know how to assess for pulsus paradoxus.
  5. Know how to assess for Kussmal's sign.
  6. Distinguish cardiac tamponade and constrictive pericarditis.
Section
AccessMedicine > CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Cardiology, 5e > Myocarditis, Toxic Cardiomyopathy, and Stress Cardiomyopathy > Myocarditis
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, 2e > Myocarditis, Pericardial Disease, and Cardiac Tamponade
Section
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2021 > Infectious Myocarditis > Infectious Myocarditis
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2021 > Infectious Myocarditis
Figure
AccessMedicine > Disorders of the Cardiovascular System > Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disorders > Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, and Magnetic Resonance/Computed Tomography Imaging > PATIENT-CENTERED APPLICATIONS OF CARDIAC IMAGING > CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE > Testing Strategy Considerations in Patients Presenting with Chest Pain to the Emergency Department > Figure
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AccessMedicine > Cardiothoracic Imaging > CASE 28: PERICARDIAL DISEASE > IMAGING MODALITY OF CHOICE > Figure

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