Inflammatory > Overview
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This module describes the etiologies, signs and symptoms, diagnosis and care of the patient with inflammatory disease.

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing this module, the student will be able to:

  • Identify three inflammatory processes in the heart
  • Discuss the causes and result of inflammation and infection
  • Describe the patient’s signs and symptoms
  • Be familiar with tests used for diagnosis
  • Understand the care of the patient with an inflammatory process


  Click here to view the references used in the cardiac alterations modules.
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