Industries & Professions /
During their initial interview, cardiologists review the patient's medical history. After taking the medical history, cardiologists then perform a physical examination. This is their first opportunity to listen to the patient's heart. Often, a cardiologist can tell if there is a cardiac problem by listening to the rhythm of the heartbeat. For example, when examining a patient for a heart murmur (an abnormal sound), cardiologists will be able to tell if it is an innocent murmur, or whether it could cause problems.
Vault's premium subscription service, Vault Gold, is the key to our most
valuable career information.
Join Vault Gold
Become a Vault Gold Member to find out what it is really like to work
within a specific industry or profession including salary information, tips to entry,
skills, and education and training requirements.
PLUS Company rankings, exclusive job postings and more
Already a Gold Member? Login