Resource Summary

The jugular venous exam is important aspect of assessing a patient's volume status^ especially in patients with heart failure^ liver failure and kidney failure. Both elevation of the neck veins and the variations of the neck vein waveforms share valuable information about a patient's diagnosis.

Excellent teaching resource including videos produced by the Stanford Medicine 25 team led by Dr. Abraham Vergese.

The Stanford Medicine 25 team is the core group of physicians^ faculty and students led by Dr. Abraham Verghese. Each member plays various roles with the Stanford Medicine 25 team and our Program for Bedside Medicine.

Publication Date: 2012-12-5
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-11-06 06:23:45