MKSAP 18 Cardiovascular Medicine is specifically intended for physicians who provide personal, non-surgical care to adults
We have updated the information on risk assessment in cardiovascular disease, diagnostic testing, coronary artery disease, heart failure and arrhythmias as well as valvular heart disease and other clinical challenges on these pages. There are also 120 new peer-reviewed, psychometrically validated MCQs for self-assessment and study.
Physicians who provide personal, non-surgical care to adults, such as general internists and primary care physicians, sub-specialists who need to keep up-to-date in internal medicine, residents preparing for the Internal Medicine Certification Exam, physicians preparing for the Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification Exam, and medical educators, are targeted by MKSAP 18 Cardiovascular Medicine.
Closing gaps between actual care in your practice and preferred care standards on the basis of best evidence is an objective of MKSAP 18 Cardiovascular Medicine. diagnosing diseases that are uncommon or difficult to understand. Comorbid conditions that complicate patient care can be better managed. Decide when to refer patients to subspecialists or for surgery. Successfully complete and maintain certification in the ABIM field of medicine by passing the ABIM certification exam.
Table of Contents
- Epidemiology and Risk Factors
- Diagnostic Testing in cardiology
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Heart Failure
- Valvular Heart Disease
- Myocardial Disease
- Pericardial Disease
- Adult Congenital Heart Disease
- Diseases of the Aorta
- Peripheral Artery Disease
- Cardiovascular Disease in cancer Survivors
- Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease