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Volume-Loaded Apex Beat

March 28th, 2020


  • Feel For

  • A forceful and non-sustained impulse with displacement of the apex.
  • Causes of Volume Loaded Apex

  • Hypermetabolic states
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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