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Valvular Heart Disease

AUTHOR:
Steven Lahti
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Understand the principles of cardiac auscultation and recognize commonly encountered murmurs.
  2. Diagnose aortic stenosis and choose optimal therapy based on clinical severity.
  3. Distinguish the clinical presentation and management of acute versus chronic aortic regurgitation.
  4. Understand the common etiologies of mitral valve stenosis and regurgitation, as well as indications for mitral valve replacement and repair.
  5. Identify indications for anticoagulation in patients with valvular heart disease or with prosthetic valves.
Section
AccessMedicine > Huppert’s Notes: Pathophysiology and Clinical Pearls for Internal Medicine > Diseases and Pathophysiology in Cardiology > VALVULAR HEART DISEASE
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2022 > Valvular Heart Disease
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 56 > Aortic Stenosis
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 57 > Aortic Regurgitation
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 59 > Mitral Regurgitation
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Cardiology > Aortic Regurgitation
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Cardiology > Aortic Stenosis
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Cardiology > Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP) and Mitral Regurgitation (MR)
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Cardiology > Mitral Valve Stenosis

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