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Title: Pathology Case Study: Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Url: http://path.upmc.edu/cases/case161.html
Creator: DeFrances, Marie C.
Lee, Robert E.
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh. Dept. of Pathology
Description: This is a case study presented by the University of Pittsburgh Department of Pathology in which a man presented with a large range of symptoms from chills and fever to underdeveloped calf muscles. Visitors are given both the microscopic and gross descriptions, including images, and are given the opportunity to diagnose the patient. This is an excellent resource for students in the health sciences to familiarize themselves with using patient history and laboratory results to diagnose disease. It is also a helpful site for educators to use to introduce or test student learning in cardiovascular pathology.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the circulatory (cardiovascular) system -- Diseases of the heart -- Individual diseases of the heart, A-Z -- Myocardiopathies
Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the circulatory (cardiovascular) system -- Pathology
Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the musculoskeletal system -- Other diseases of the musculoskeletal system, A-Z -- Muscular dystrophy
Medicine -- Pathology -- Study and teaching
GEM Subject: Science
Health
Health -- Disease
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Health -- Chronic conditions
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Cardiovascular system
Health -- Diagnoses
Health -- Diseases
Health -- Heart
Health -- Musculoskeletal system
Health -- Pathology
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 1998
Resource Type: Cases
Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-05-14 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-06-07 11:55:22 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Univ. of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Pathology
Full Record Views: 148
Resource URL Clicks: 12
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