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Water hammer pulse shows
A water hammer pulse is also known as...
Pulse sign of aortic coarctation
Caused by pericarditis
Sound of the Semilunar Valves closing
A presystolic gallop just before S1
may produces an opening snap at beginning of diastole
What sort of systolic murmur does outflow obstruction produce?
caused by blood being forced into a stiff or hypertrophic ventricle
Tapping apex beat can show
Left to right ventricular septal defect will cause this murmur at sternal edge
Word for a palpable murmur
Tennessee Gallop
sign of cardiac tamponade, pericardial effusion, tension pneumothorax and obstructive lung disease
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Sign of right heart enlargement on palpation
Mitral regurgitation causes this murmur
Pulse produced by aortic stensosis
Thrusting apex beat displaced laterally can show
strong pulse followed by a weak one, shows heart failure
Heaving apex beat can show
a biphasic pulse caused by aortic valve disease
Sound of the AV valves closing
Murmur caused by aortic sclerosis or stensosis
Murmur caused by atrial septal defect
Aortic stenosis, pulmonary stenosis or mitral valve prolapse can cause these
Mismatching radial and femoral pulses show what
an abnormally large decrease in systolic blood pressure upon inspiration

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