A Case of Constrictive Pericarditis

Authors: Patrick Stafford, MD
Credit/contact hours: .25
Estimated time to complete: 20 Minutes
Publication Date: August 18, 2023
Expiration date: August 18,, 2026



This patient case-based course focuses on constrictive pericarditis diagnosis, hemodynamics, and some of the differences between it and other diseases. The course is developed from a Cath Lab patient case presentation and includes audio files of discussion about the case between meeting attendees.

You Will Learn

  • Discuss a case of constrictive pericarditis
  • Discuss the diagnosis of constrictive pericarditis

Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again, if a question is answered incorrectly.The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close the tab.