This rotation guide addresses a range of topics that you will encounter on the general inpatient service; some topics not included will be important in ambulatory settings or the coronary care unit.
This rotation guide covers the following topics:
Management of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia are covered in the Ambulatory Care guide.
For a brief history of cardiology, click here.
If you are interested in a career in cardiology, see Next Steps for information about professional societies, meetings, and additional resources.
This rotation guide was developed by a collaborative team of contributors, including:
Writers: Andrea Merrill, MD; Ramya Ramaswami, MBBS, MPH (NEJM Fellows)
Peer Reviewers: David Dudzinski, MD; Dan Blumenthal, MD; Rebecca Lumsden; and Lauren Gilstrap, MD
Section Expert: John Jarcho, MD
Senior Editor: Ole-Petter Hamnvik, MB BCh BAO, MMSc
Last updated: January 2017