Cardiology



the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease.
Contemporary Examples

She was transported to the cardiology Centre in Frankfurt, where she escaped through an open bathroom window.
Mother of Los Angeles’ Alleged Arsonist Had a Wild Life Christine Pelisek January 13, 2012

Journal of the American College of cardiology, 46(6):986-93.
Can Taking Aspirin Once a Day Reduce Risk of Cancer, Stroke, and More? Anneli Rufus March 21, 2012

Historical Examples

I recall seeing Dr. Bashour who is an associate professor of medicine and chief of the cardiology section at Parkland.
Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15) The President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

noun
the branch of medical science concerned with the heart and its diseases
n.

1847, from cardio- + -logy. Cardiologist attested from 1885.

cardiology car·di·ol·o·gy (kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē)
n.
The medical study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart.
cardiology
(kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē)
The branch of medicine that deals with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart.
cardiology [(kahr-dee-ol-uh-jee)]

The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the heart and circulatory system.

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