Introduction to Cardiology
Introduction to Cardiology

Introduction to Cardiology

by Joseph Alpert, MD

Basic and advanced cardiology

The heart takes an important part both in the human body and medical studies. Its overall mechanics or problems intimidating its functionality need to be clear in every student's mind.

Dr. Joseph Alpert has gathered vast experience in the field of cardiology. He received his doctorate at the University of Arizona where he now works as Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation. During this course, he will present the fundamentals and specifics any cardiologist needs to know.

Additionally, the following topics are discussed:

  • Cardiovascular pharmacology
  • Overview of cardiovascular diseases
  • Disorders of the endocard
  • Hypertension

Course Details

  • Videos 65
  • Duration 8:35 h
  • Quiz questions 265
  • Articles 32


Your Educators of course Introduction to Cardiology

 Joseph Alpert, MD

Joseph Alpert, MD

Dr. Alpert is Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine and Director of Coronary Care and Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at the University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine, Tucson, United States.

Before joining the UA, he worked at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester as Professor of Medicine, Director of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Vice Chairman of Medicine. From 1992 – 2006 he was also Chairman of the Department of Medicine at the UA College of Medicine.

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Outstanding Presentation!
By Raoul W. on 19. April 2018 for Components of the Heart – Anatomy of the Heart

Thanks Doc. That was an outstanding presentation including but not limited to intriguing!

By Ella M. on 09. April 2018 for Introduction to Cardiac Diseases

I like it because it is short and sharp and more focused . Also it is more easy to understand.

great lecture
By Miziel R. on 07. April 2018 for Phases and Waveforms – Physiology of the Heart

like the visuals like the teaching need some recap from time to time

Current guide lines
By RAJAPPA W. on 11. March 2018 for Introduction to Cardiac Diseases

Please let's know current treatment. As per guidelines which is better. Any trial which one to fallow. We need more good pathophysiology

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