Arterial Pulse in health and disease

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samer176 | 3 subscribers
1462   2 years ago
A detailed description of the Arterial Pulse including its waveform and pathological subtypes.
Also discussed are the abnormal rates (tachycardia and bradycardia) and their causes, abnormal rhythm (including regularly regular and irregularly irregular pulses) and abnormal character (including pulses bisferiens, pulses parvus et tarsus, pulsus alternans, pulses paradoxus and others.)
Description of pulse in various pathological states including Aortic stenosis and aortic regurgitation is also included. Finally there is also a description of the peripheral signs of aortic regurgitation.
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