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 273
  • Articles 26


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 โ€“ 2006 he was also Chairman of the Department of Medicine at the UA College of Medicine.

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Great teacher
By lora g. on 16. October 2020 for Cardiac Diseases

Doctor Alpert teaches clearly and with an enthusiasm that makes learning easy and enjoyable.

Very good app
By Lavanya S. on 03. October 2020 for Cardiac Diseases

No words to explain...such a good app. I was mesmerized by seeing topics and the way the professors explain.....

By med s. on 30. September 2020 for Other Forms of Therapy โ€“ Hypertension

Love this course so much. You make the cardiology much easier to understand. Thanks a lot Dr. Alpert.

Love it.
By med s. on 27. September 2020 for Cardiac Diseases

Love this course very much. Thanks a lot Lecturio. Thanks Dr. Alpert.