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 68
  • Duration 9:00 h
  • Quiz questions 289
  • Concept Pages 32


Your Educators of course Introduction to Cardiology

 Joseph Alpert, MD

Joseph Alpert, MD

Dr. Joseph Alpert is the Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Director of Coronary Care and Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at the University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine, USA.
He obtained his Medical Degree cum laude from Harvard Medical School in 1969. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Association of Professors of Medicine, and Editor-in-Chief of The American Journal of Medicine.
Due to his achievements, he earned the Gifted Teacher Award from the American College of Cardiology in 2004.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Alpert teaches courses on Cardiology and the Cardiac System.

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Professor Joseph Albert is awesome.
By Idan D. on 24. November 2021 for Testing on Patients and Therapy – Heart Failure

Professor Joseph Albert is awesome. The lectures are super elaborated, and every video has a lot of relevant questions. He is one of your best teachers.

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By amel d. on 23. November 2021 for Cardiac Diseases

I like it because it was very simple and clear explanation

By Yasser A. on 21. November 2021 for Cardiac Diseases

Nice tous lesson Thank you very much and good continuation

By Malakamir M. on 09. November 2021 for Cardiac Diseases

Again, another five star to appreciate Dr Alpert valuable work...