Outline of cardiology

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to cardiology:wikipedia
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Cardiology

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Cardiology – branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the human heart.
Outline of cardiology

Outline (list)

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to cardiology:

Discipline (academia)

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An academic discipline

Science

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Branch of science

Applied science

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Branch of applied science

Medicine

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Branch of medicine

Cardiac electrophysiology

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Cardiac electrophysiology – study of the electrical properties and conduction diseases of the heart.

Clinical cardiac electrophysiology

Electrophysiological interventionselectrophysiology
Clinical cardiac electrophysiology –

Echocardiography

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Echocardiography – use of ultrasound to study the mechanical function/physics of the heart.

Medical ultrasound

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Echocardiography – use of ultrasound to study the mechanical function/physics of the heart.

Interventional cardiology

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Interventional cardiology – use of catheters for the treatment of structural and ischemic diseases of the heart.

Catheter

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Interventional cardiology – use of catheters for the treatment of structural and ischemic diseases of the heart.

Cardiovascular disease

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Interventional cardiology – use of catheters for the treatment of structural and ischemic diseases of the heart.

Nuclear medicine

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Nuclear cardiology – use of nuclear medicine to visualize the uptake of an isotope by the heart using radioactive sources.

Chordae tendineae

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Chordae tendinae –

Mitral valve

mitralbicuspid valvemitral annulus
Mitral valve –

Endocardium

endocardialendo-inner surface of the heart
Endocardium –

Cardiac muscle

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Myocardium –

Pericardial sinus

transverse pericardial sinus
Transverse pericardial sinus –

Pericardium

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Pericardial cavity –

Physical examination

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The cardiac physical exam focuses on portions of the physical exam that elucidate information about diseases and disorders outlined below.