Vascular Medicine

Vascular Medicine

by Joseph Alpert, MD

Don't attend Step 2 or your shelf exams without knowing the topic of vascular medicine.

The studies of diseases of the cardiovascular system and the lymphatic system will be explained to you by Prof. Joseph Alpert, an expert of teaching and preparing students for their internal medicine boards.

This course provides you with information on all relevant exam topics:

  • Basic diagnostic techniques
  • Arterial diseases
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Deep venous thrombosis
  • peripheral arterial disease
  • Lymphedema

Use High yield topic reviews, quizzes, clinical pearls and mnemonics to close knowledge gaps.

Our goal is to support you to fully understand a topic instead of memorizing facts, so you can solve clinical vignettes for USMLE Step 2 or your NBME Shelf exam.

Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 4:29 h
  • Quiz questions 38
  • Topic reviews 20


Your Educators of course Vascular Medicine

 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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By Karolina P. on 31. May 2017 for Venous Diseases – Pulmonary Embolism

I find this lecture very constructive and coherent. It is narrated very well and thus one is able to comprehend this specific subject without any difficulty.

Amazing lecture as usual
By Laurent E. on 29. May 2017 for Venous Diseases – Deep Vein Thrombosis

Interesting, well introduced, well explained and complete lecture. Very nice to quickly remember everything you need to know in practice about DVT.

concise lecture
By Napas W. on 22. March 2017 for Arterial Diseases

concise lecture. There is good concept in basic arterial disease.

Excellent source to study and preparation for USMLE
By Ashwani B. on 18. February 2017 for Arterial Diseases

The best way to learn in a medical field and the best sorce to gain a top position in the USMLE. Thanks lecturio

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