- Classics in Cardiology On Cardiac Murmurs (Part 1). Flint, Austin // Heart Views;Oct-Dec2011, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p185
The article discusses the clinical study of cardiac murmurs. It mentions that cardiac murmurs refers to the existence of organic affections of the heart which can be recognized when symptomatic events had taken place which belong to an advanced stage of a certain proportion of cases. It also...
- A heart murmur and dyspnea in a 65-year-old runner. Cantwell, John D. // Physician & Sportsmedicine;May97, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p121
Examines the electrocardiographic reading of a 65-year-old veteran distance runner complaining of heart murmur and dyspnea and diagnosed with ischemic heart disease. Medical history; Physical examination and exercise testing; Coronary risk factors seen in the patient; Cardiac catheterization...
- IMAGES IN CARDIOLOGY. Youn, H.-J.; Chung, W.-S.; Hong, S.-J. // Heart;Oct2002, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p438
Presents the case of a 31-year-old man admitted for evaluation of dyspnoea and heart murmur. Demonstration of supravalvar aortic stenosis by different cardiac imaging modalities in Williams syndrome; Diagnosis, symptoms and treatment procedures; Implications on cardiology.
- Significance of a Cardiac Murmur as the Sole Clinical Sign in the Newborn. Rein, Azaria J. J. T.; Omokhodion, Samuel I.; Nir, Amiram // Clinical Pediatrics;Sep2000, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p511
Presents information on a study which defined and classified the causes of cardiac murmur in a newborn infant. Criteria for patient selection; Incidence of structural heart disease; Categories of lesions that produce cardiac murmurs; Clinical implications of the findings.
- 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.
- Heart Murmurs in Children--What Parents Should Know. // American Family Physician;8/1/1999, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p565
Provides information on what parents should know about heart murmurs in children. Definition of heart murmurs; Incidence; Description of a normal heart murmur; Implications if a child has a normal heart murmur; When a heart murmur is a sign of a health problem.
- How effectively can clinical examination pick up congenital heart disease at birth? Patton, C.; Hey, E. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jul2006, Vol. 91 Issue 4, pF263
Aims: To assess what proportion of all cardiac abnormality can be suspected at birth when all clinical examination before discharge is undertaken by a small stable team of clinicians. Methods: A prospective audit of all the 14 572 births in a maternity unit only staffed by nurse practitioners...
- BOX 12-2 HEART MURMUR. Scanlon, Valerie C.; Sanders, Tina // Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology;Jan2007, p281
Information on heart murmur from Chapter 12 of the book "Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology" is presented. It defines heart murmur as an abnormal or extra heart sound caused by a malfunctioning heart valve. It describes the function of the heart valve. It explains what happens to heart valves in...
- Continuous murmur - the auscultatory expression of a variety of pathological conditions. Ginghina, C.; Nastase, O. A.; Ghiorghiu, I.; Egher, L. // Journal of Medicine & Life;Jan-Mar2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p39
Continuous murmur is a peculiarity of cardiovascular auscultation, relatively rare, which often hides complex cardiovascular diseases. This article is a review of literature data related to the continuous murmurs accompanied by commenting and illustrating them through our own cases. Recognizing...