As the heart contracts^ movements can be palpated and often visualized over the chest. The location and character of these precordial movements correlate with abnormalities of the heart^ such as in hypertrophic heart disease.
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
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