Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, Volume 1
W.B. Saunders, 1992 - Cardiovascular system - 1874 pages
A broad-based text on cardiovascular medicine. Chapters also explore interface between cardiology and other branches of medicine.
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EXAMINATION OF THE PATIENT
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