Boards and Beyond
Boards and Beyond

  1. Introduction to Cardiac Medicine
  2. 9 Videos-2.2 hours

    Cardiac Anatomy
    Chambers, valves, arteries (9min) First Aid 2016: 265; First Aid 2017: 271
    Cardiac Physiology
    Preload, afterload, contractility (19min) First Aid 2016: 266-67; First Aid 2017: 272-73; UPDATED 4-7-2017
    CV Response to Exercise
    HR, TPR, Contractility (9min) First Aid 2016: 266-67; First Aid 2017: 272-73; NEW: 4-7-2017
    Blood Flow Mechanics
    Resistance, compliance, hypertrophy (19min) First Aid 2016: 268; First Aid 2017: 274
    Regulation of Blood Pressure
    Carotid sinus, autoregulation (23min) First Aid 2016: 279-81; First Aid 2017: 285-87
    PV Loops
    PV loop components (16min) First Aid 2016: 270; First Aid 2017: 276 ;UPDATED 4-7-2017
    Wiggers' Diagram
    Wiggers’ diagram elements (10min) First Aid 2016: 270; First Aid 2017: 276
    Venous Pressure Tracings
    a, v, c waves; x and y descents (10min) First Aid 2016: 270; First Aid 2017: 276
    Starling Curve
    Starling/venous return curves (16min) First Aid 2016: 268-70; First Aid 2017: 274-75
  3. Cardiac Ischemia
  4. 4 Videos-1 hour

    Cardiac Ischemia
    O2 supply/demand, symptoms, treatment (25min) First Aid 2016: 287-90; First Aid 2017: 293-96
    STEMI
    Diagnosis/management (8min) First Aid 2016: 289-90; First Aid 2017: 295-96
    Unstable Angina/NSTEMI
    Diagnosis/management (8min) First Aid 2016: 289-90; First Aid 2017: 295-96
    Stable Angina
    Symptoms, drug therapy (16min) First Aid 2016: 299; First Aid 2017: 305
  5. EKGs
  6. 2 Videos-42min

    EKG Basics
    P, T, U waves; QRS (23min) First Aid 2016: 276; First Aid 2017: 282
    High Yield EKGs
    Sinus rhythm, atrial fibrillation and flutter, left and right bundle branch blocks, ventricular tachycardia and fibrillation, Torsades (19min)
  7. Arrhythmias
  8. 6 Videos-2 hours

    Cardiac Action Potentials
    Myocardial/pacemaker AP (16min) First Aid 2016: 274-75; First Aid 2017: 280-81
    AV and Bundle Branch Blocks
    1st/2nd/3rd degree blocks (25min) First Aid 2016: 274-75; First Aid 2017: 280-81
    Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter
    Diagnosis/treatment (22min) First Aid 2016: 278; First Aid 2017: 284
    AVNRT
    EKG findings, mechanism, symptoms, therapy (7min)
    WPW
    Delta waves, treatment (6min) First Aid 2016: 277; First Aid 2017: 283
    Antiarrhythmic Drugs
    Class I-IV, Atropine; Digoxin (42min) First Aid 2016: 301-304; First Aid 2017: 307-310
  9. Cardiac Auscultation
  10. 2 Videos-40min

    Heart Murmurs
    Valvular/congenital murmurs (23min) UPDATED 4-7-2017 First Aid 2016: 272-73; First Aid 2017: 278-80
    Heart Sounds
    S1, S2, S3, S4, Clicks, Snaps (17min) First Aid 2016: 271; First Aid 2017: 277
  11. Heart Failure
  12. 5 Videos-1.5 hours

    Heart Failure Basics
    Symptoms/pathophysiology (21min) First Aid 2016: 291-92; First Aid 2017: 297-98
    Systolic and Diastolic Heart Failure
    Causes/pathophysiology (18min) First Aid 2016: 292; First Aid 2017: 298
    Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
    Causes/pathophysiology (12min) First Aid 2016: 291; First Aid 2017: 297
    Acute Heart Failure
    Diuretics, Inotropes, Digoxin (19min) First Aid 2016: 292; First Aid 2017: 298
    Chronic Heart Failure
    ACEi, B-blockers devices (17min) First Aid 2016: 292; First Aid 2017: 298 UPDATED 4-7-2017
  13. The Developing Heart
  14. 4 Videos-1.1 hours

    Cardiac Embryology
    Ventricular/atrial septum, fetal circulation (15min) First Aid 2016: 262-64; First Aid 2017: 268-70
    Shunts
    VSD, ASD, PDA, PFO (18min) First Aid 2016: 283; First Aid 2017: 289
    Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease
    Tetralogy of Fallot, Transposition (22min) First Aid 2016: 282; First Aid 2017: 288
    Coarctation of the Aorta
    Pre-ductal and post-ductal physiology (11min) First Aid 2016: 283; First Aid 2017: 289
  15. Hypertension
  16. 3 Videos-1 hour

    Hypertension
    Physiology, urgency, emergency (15min) First Aid 2016: 284; First Aid 2017: 290
    Secondary Hypertension
    Drugs, Aldosteronism, Cushing's, Renal artery stenosis (16min) NEW 5-6-2016
    Hypertension Drugs
    HTN medical treatment (32min) First Aid 2016: 298; First Aid 2017: 304 UPDATED 4-7-2017
  17. Other Cardiovascular Topics
  18. 7 Videos-2 hours

    Valve Disease
    Stenosis and regurgitation (20min) UPDATED 4-7-2017
    Shock
    Intracardiac pressures, shock forms (25min) First Aid 2016: 280,292; First Aid 2017: 286,299
    Pericardial Disease
    Pericarditis, Tamponade, Constriction (23min) First Aid 2016: 284; First Aid 2017: 300
    Aortic Dissection
    Risk factors, therapy, aneurysms (15min) First Aid 2016: 286-87; First Aid 2017: 292-293
    Cardiac Tumors
    Myxoma, Rhabdomyoma (5min) First Aid 2016: 295; First Aid 2017: 301
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Symptoms/treatment (16min) First Aid 2016: 291; First Aid 2017: 297
    Endocarditis
    Acute, subacute, treatment (14min) First Aid 2016: 293; First Aid 2017: 299