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Many technics are employed for analyzing cardiac action, and these methods have become increasingly widespread and complex. It is the purpose of this book to ". . . correlate a great mass of data and to present them with a unified concept." The author discusses the technic and interpretation of normal tracings, the physiologic variants of the graphic tracings, and the clinical application of graphic methods. These three divisions are preceded by a description of cardiovascular dynamics and electrophysiology and followed by an appendix describing several types of apparatus. Included are sections devoted to phonocardiography, cardiography, ballistocardiograms, jugular and hepatic
The Heart Beat: Graphic Methods in the Study of the Cardiac Patient.. Ann Intern Med. 1954;40:1242. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-40-6-1242_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1954;40(6):1242.
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