Basic clinical examination skills may save lives


Takayasu’s arteritis is a rare but potentially life-threatening disorder which may present for the first time in pregnancy. Although the cause is unknown, a link with infection has been suggested. Basic clinical examination skills with particular attention to cardiovascular assessment may help to diagnose this condition at an earlier stage and thus improve… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00296-008-0657-x


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