Jugular Venous Pressure, Animation

Jugular Venous Pressure, Animation

Jugular venous pressure, JVP, also known as jugular venous pulse, is the pressure within the jugular vein. Because the right internal jugular vein communicates directly with the right atrium via the superior vena cava, JVP essentially reflects the central venous pressure; and its cyclic changes with each heartbeat accurately mirror the dynamics of blood flow […]

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Wear Red Day for Women’s Heart Health – UC Davis Health

Wear Red Day for Women’s Heart Health – UC Davis Health

Today is “National Wear Red Day,” which is the day that we use to especially help raise awareness about heart disease in women, which is the leading killer of women and about the importance of prevention and adoption of heart healthy lifestyles. A lot of times women are just so busy with their day, they’re […]

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Why We Go Red | UC San Diego Health

Why We Go Red | UC San Diego Health

I go red for myself and I go red for my brother who is a heart transplant survivor. I go red because I want to live a very long healthy life. I go red because I’m a woman. Hi my name is Bea and I go red for me and I also go red for […]

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Cardiovascular Assessment | NCLEX Review

Cardiovascular Assessment | NCLEX Review

Welcome to this video on cardiovascular assessment. We will be looking at the various aspects of assessment that are necessary to get a good overview of a patient’s cardiac condition. It’s important to look at the subjective data or the patient’s point of view and objective data the aspects of a patient that are measurable […]

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Arteries of the body – PART 1 – Anatomy Tutorial

Arteries of the body – PART 1 – Anatomy Tutorial

This is a tutorial on the arteries of the body. I’ll cover some of the important arteries that you need to know. Starting from the heart, I’ll start with this artery here, the pulmonary trunk, which comes from the right side of the heart and pumps deoxygenated blood to the lungs. The pulmonary trunk bifurcates […]

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