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Cardiac Examination/Heart Sounds
Includes tutorials and quizzes of heart sounds and ECGs.
Includes video diagrams of a beating heart with accompanying graphs of vessel pressures and blood volumes, ECGs, and heart sounds. This tutorial was developed at the University of Utah.
Includes heart sounds and their explanations, developed by a medical student at UCLA.
Cardiovascular Pathology Index
Includes photographs of various parts of the heart in healthy and diseased systems. Developed at the University of Utah.
Health Topics from the American Heart Association
Includes interactive illustrations and animations.
Blood, Heart and Circulation Topics
Health topics from MedlinePlus, NIH's dedicated consumer health information resource.
CDC Heart Disease
This site from the Center for Disease Control includes facts and statistics, risk factors, prevention, and educational materials about heart disease.
Includes information about heart basics, tests, procedures, and diseases. Developed by a physician at the Medical College of Georgia.
Congenital Heart Information Network
For families of children with congenital heart conditions, adults with congenital heart conditions, and professionals who work with them.
Selected Online Resources
News for cardiovascular professionals. Reports on clinical issues, socioeconomic topics, and industry developments.
Primarily a news source for cardiovascular information, it also provides some continuing education. Free registration is required.
NICE Guidance: Cardiovascular Conditions
From the British National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, NICE Guidance includes published guidelines, as well as those in development.
Associations and Organizations
Many of these professional associations and governmental organizations offer clinical practice guidelines, conferences, continuing education, networking opportunities, and funding opportunities.
Hannah F. Norton, MS, Chair, Health Science Center Library - Gainesville
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