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Myocarditis and Pericardial Disease

Steven Lahti
  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.
AccessMedicine > CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Cardiology, 4e > Chapter 25. Myocarditis
AccessMedicine > Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, 2e > Myocarditis, Pericardial Disease, and Cardiac Tamponade
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2019 > Complications > H. Pericarditis
AccessMedicine > Cardiac Tamponade
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AccessMedicine > Resident Readiness®: Internal Medicine > Case 16 > Acute Pericarditis
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 61 > Pericarditis
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 62 > Pericaridal Effusion with Tamoponade


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