Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular is also referred as cardiology mainly focuses on prevention, diagnosis, and management of disorders of the cardiovascular system. The person who is specialized in this area is called cardiologist. Cardiovascular disease is the situation that affect the heart and blood vessels and include arteriosclerosis, coronary artery disease, heart valve disease, arrhythmia, heart failure, hypertension, orthostatic hypotension, shock, endocarditis, diseases of the aorta and its branches, disorders of the peripheral vascular system, and congenital heart disease.