Heart & Cardiology/uneven carotid pulse


Dr BaAng wrote at 2016-03-13 20:59:01
You should have your health care provider investigate this.

Reassurance if it is normal, work-up if it is indicated.

Carotid bruits can make the "swishing sound" mentioned above but they are often silent as well.

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David Richardson


Adult heart function and disease. Not very good about children lesss than 12. Hypertension is o.k. Heart rhythm a special interest.


Certified in cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Was chairman of division of cardiology at the Medical College of Virginia. Am now mostly retired.

Fellow of American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology and member of American Physiological Society..

Circulation, American Heart Journal, Hypertension.

M.D. from Harvard Medical School. Residency training at Yale Uhniversity School of Medicine and Medical College of Virginia.

Awards and Honors
Gold Heartt Award from American Heart Association in 1995.

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