So-called Innocent Systolic Murmurs
- More techniques of auscultation: General principles of murmurs. Marshall, Kenneth G. // Patient Care;2/1/1997, Vol. 31 Issue 2, pS1
Provides information pertaining to the diagnosis of systolic and diastolic murmurs. How to determine whether a murmur s systolic or diastolic; What is the most important feature of a systolic murmur; Identification of the important causes of systolic ejection murmurs.
- 785.2 Splits Into R01.0 and R01.1 in the New Code Set. // Cardiology Coding Alert;Mar2012, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p20
The article offers information regarding the coding rules for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)-9 cardiac murmur (CM) code and the ICD-10 CM codes. It informs the meaning of omit code for a benign cardiac murmur using the ICD-9 CM and ICD-10-CM codes. Moreover, it offers tips on the...
- Is echo the answer to every murmur? P.F.C. // Cortlandt Forum;7/25/96, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p97
Provides information on when to use echocardiography (ECG) in athletes with heart murmurs. Review of cardiopulmonary symptoms as alternative; Patients in need of immediate ECG.
- Bad medicine: chest examination. Spence, Des // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;7/7/2012, Vol. 345 Issue 7864, p38
The author opines that chest examinations for respiratory and cardiac assessments done by clinicians are often cursory and either report signs that do not exist or fail to detect those that are present. He suggests that the evidence base for chest examination, though extensive, is old, based on...
- Alternate cause found for differential diagnosis of systolic murmurs. // Geriatrics;Mar99, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p79
Provides information on a study which determines whether increased intraventricular velocities (IIV) should be included in the differential diagnosis of systolic murmur. Echocardiography conducted on patients; How the IIVs were detected on patients; Significance of the IIV findings.
- Cor triatriatum sinister demonstrated by 3D-transesophageal echocardiography. Başaran, Özcan; Güler, Ahmet; Karabay, Can Yücel; Eroğlu, Elif // Anatolian Journal of Cardiology / Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi;Dec2012, Vol. 12 Issue 8, Special section pE-43
The article presents a case study of a 25-year-old asymptomatic patient who suffered from diastolic murmur and was diagnosed with transthoracic echocardiography.
- Can this college athlete compete? Cantwell, John D. // Physician & Sportsmedicine;Apr96, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p57
Presents a study of a male college sprinter and hurdler, diagnosed with a heart murmur, and whether this condition would limit his athletic competitiveness. What his cardiology assessment revealed; His medical history; Results of tests performed; Outcome of testing and recommendations made to...
- Assessing high school heart murmurs. Hill, Duncan T.; P.F.C. // Cortlandt Forum;6/25/95, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p101
Inquires about the importance of immediate workup upon findings of cardiac murmurs in high school football players. All murmurs as warranting a workup with ecocardiography.
- Very late diagnosed complication of coronary artery bypass surgery: coronary artery to right ventricular fistula. Duyuler, Serkan; Bayır, Pınar Türker; Demirkan, Burcu; Açıkgöz, Sadık Kadri // Anatolian Journal of Cardiology / Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi;Dec2012, Vol. 12 Issue 8, Special section pE-44
The article presents a case study of a 59-year-old male patient who suffered from diastolic murmur and had undergone coronary artery bypass.