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Southampton Reviews in Cardiothoracic Surgery Chapter Five: Cardiac Physiology, Structure, and Function
Many day-to-day practices in patient perioperative care are exercised as second nature by surgeons. These practices almost always work, but occasionally some efforts make a situation worse. A solid understanding of the fundamentals of the physiological basis of day-to-day practice enables surgeons to provide better quality of care for patients.
Cardiac Physiology: Function
Cardiac Physiology: Structure