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NHLBI Educational Materials Catalog: Virtual Heart Care Center CD ROM

Virtual Heart Care Center CD ROM

This CD-Rom is designed for the lay public to take a virtual tour of a Heart Care Center. The self-guided tour takes the user into different parts of the Heart Care Center to learn about heart care from prevention to treatment of a heart attack. The Heart Care Center includes various rooms that educate those who enter, in an interactive way, about:

  • How the heart works (the Living Heart);
  • Creating a heart attack risk profile (Personal Profiler)
  • Management of heart disease risk factors (Living Well Wing)
  • Emergency department evaluation and treatment for those who are seen with a possible heart attack (Emergency Heart Care Center);
  • How patients experienced their heart attack symptoms and what they did (Gallery)
  • A library/media center for additional information
  • A children’s loft with games

Please note that this CD ROM requires Microsoft Windows and is not compatible with MACs or other non-Windows operating systems.

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Item No.: 56-265N
Availability: Item (Information about file types)
Format: Video/CD ROM : Color

Subject: Heart Disease and Heart Attack
Audience: Health Professionals and General Public
Language: English
Size: CD ROM
Date of Publication: 2001

Information About File Types

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