Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Cardiology

Pediatric Cardiology

by Brian Alverson, MD
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This course is for medical students, residents and physicians who are preparing for the USMLE Step 2 or Step 3 exam, studying for their clerkship Shelf Exam, or wishing to review the essential components of pediatrics and covers the presentation, diagnosis, and treatment of a variety of problems in pediatric cardiology. This includes congenital heart disease, conditions of heart inflammation, and arrhythmia in children.

The most important learning outcomes are:

  • Understanding the basic types of structural heart disease
  • Learning the basics of acute inflammation of all layers of the heart (endocardium, myocardium and pericardium)
  • Learn the diagnosis and management of arrhythmia in children

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years and is an award-winning teacher. He is an author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has test writing experience as well.

Course Details

  • Videos 18
  • Duration 1:34 h
  • Quiz questions 38
  • Articles 16

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Your Educators of course Pediatric Cardiology

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years.He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is an author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has test writing experience as well.


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Well organised
By jiawei X. on 07. August 2017 for Pediatric Cardiology

Concise, easy to understand, well prepared slides. Good pace on the lectures and easy to follow

 
Precise
By Ugochukwu A. on 28. July 2017 for Pediatric Cardiology

I really appreciate the course. It's short and precise. I highly recommend it to medical students

 
best review..
By Md M. on 02. July 2017 for Diagnosis if a Baby is Blue and Hyperoxia Test

tnx sir for this nice video..help me lotttttt.tnx again.

 
interesting
By lana j. on 08. May 2017 for Diagnosis if a Baby is Blue and Hyperoxia Test

veryyyyyyy informative thanks lots!! it was very intersting i learnt so much

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