5 × Pocket Cardiology (15% off)

5 × Pocket Cardiology (15% off)


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A pocket-sized clinical handbook for healthcare professionals. It starts with the fundamentals, covering cardiac anatomy and electrophysiology, then delves into cardiology-specific diagnostics and conditions. This compact guide covers around 70 cardiac issues, including rhythm and conduction abnormalities, ischemic heart disease, and congenital disorders.

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Product details

- Language: English

- Written and updated according to European guidelines

- ISBN: 9789083374000

- Print length: 270 pages

- Edition: first (2024)

- Dimensions: 170 mm x 120 mm

- The pocket fits in your white coat!

- We expect to ship it to you in April 2024.

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Looking for a pocket-sized cardiology guide?

Topics covered include cardiac pharmacotherapy, ECG interpretation, cardiac interventions, a range of differential diagnoses for four significant cardiac-related symptoms, and a step-by-step guide to the clinical evaluation recommended for each presented condition.

Help us kickstart this project!

Founders Veerle Smit and Romée Snijders in Amsterdam

The starting point of our journey

Over the years, we've created 18 bestselling pockets in Dutch. We're now bringing Compendium to the world with our English books. Are you ready for a global overview of medical knowledge?

Crossing borders with our bestseller

After selling our first English book in 70+ countries, we're thrilled to work on our third international book. The Cardiology pocket is one of our most popular pockets in the Netherlands and Belgium.

A part of the team working on the Neurology book

A team effort worth supporting!

We're working on the international Cardiology book together with a passionate team of students and experienced doctors. Join our mission to make medical knowledge accessible worldwide!

Compendium Medicine Veerle Smit Romee Snijders in white coat
A message from the founders:

"Your support through pre-ordering makes a significant impact! Plus, you'll be one of the first to explore this valuable resource."

- Romée Snijders & Veerle Smit


Get a glimpse inside! Find various aspects of cardiology and vascular medicine:

Cardiac pharmacotherapy

ECG interpretation

Cardiac interventions

Differential diagnoses for cardiac-related symptoms

Step-by-step clinical evaluation guide for each condition

Please note that the video features the Dutch version of the book, as we're currently working on the English version. You will receive the English version!

In one glance: clear images

With thanks to our medical illustrators.

Chest X-ray

Tetralogy of Fallot

Contraction physiology left ventricle

Solid structure

Visual, to the point and concise
- Clinical focus
- Convenient index

Compendium Method ©
- Straightforward tables
- Illustrations for every medical condition
- Icons, many figures and useful mnemonics
- Quality ensured by medical specialists
- No unnecessary words

Practical chapters

- Anatomy
- Physiology
- Cardiac history
- Cardiac examination
- Additional diagnostics
- Cardiac interventions
- Lab interpretation
- Pharmacotherapy
- Differential diagnoses
- Cardiac conditions
- Clinical reasoning

A pocket-sized clinical handbook for healthcare professionals

What our Dutch readers say about the pocket


A team of students and doctors share the passion to bring healthcare together and make medicine clear and accessible worldwide!

Founder Romee Snijders, MD, in white coat

Romée Snijders

MD, PhD candidate, Founder Compendium Medicine

Founder Veerle Smit, MD, in white coat

Veerle Smit

MD, Founder Compendium Medicine

Gwen Vuurberg

Chief Editor
MD, PhD, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine resident at Rijnstate & Radboud University Medical Center

Paul Hendriks

Resident Cardiology at Erasmus MC

Veronique Goudberg

Scientific Research Intern at Leiden University Medical Center

Jonathan Leegwater

Teacher Medical Subjects at Inholland University of Applied Sciences

Ania Sassiada

Surgery Resident

Cardiology pocket FAQ

Is your question not listed here? You can reach out to us via chat in the bottom right corner or by email: contact@compendiummedicine.com.

  • The pocket's production is guided by the collective effort of students, doctors, and a team of over 10 specialists, including cardiologists.

  • The quality is ensured by a team of medical specialists who supervised and revised the text written by medical students.

  • You can use the pocket during your everyday work.

  • This book is written for a diverse range of readers, including medical students during their rotations, residents, and potentially medical specialists who are not specialised in cardiology and wish to refresh their knowledge.

  • The supervising team consists of a broad group of medical doctors, part of which is specialised in cardiology, and a part of which is in charge of readability and clinical applicability. In that way, we can ensure the best medical quality of the pocket while keeping it user-friendly!

  • The guidelines in this book are written and updated according to European guidelines.

Quality guaranteed by medical specialists

Dr. A.P.J. van Dijk

Cardiologist for adult congenital heart disease at Academic Center for Congenital Heart Disease Radboudumc Nijmegen

Dr. N.H.T. Dinh


Dr. B.J.H. van den Born


Drs. B.J.J.W. Schouwenberg

Clinical Pharmacologist at Radboudumc Nijmegen

Prof. dr. F. Knebel


Dr. A.S. Amin


Eric Hoffmeister

Sounding board
MD, MSc Global Health Candidate at Maastricht University

Carlijn Veldman

Sounding board
MD, Resident in Pulmonary Medicine

Abbie Premakumar

Sounding board
Medicine student

Drs. S.P.G. van Vugt

Cardiology resident

Ricardo Neaga

Sounding board
Medical student

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  • Supporting us by pre-ordering the Cardiology pocket is not just about acquiring a valuable medical resource; it's about contributing to a mission. Our mission is to make essential medical knowledge accessible to medical students and professionals worldwide. By supporting us, you're not only investing in your own education or practice but also helping us achieve this global goal.

  • Yes, by pre-ordering the pocket, you are guaranteed to receive a copy of the Cardiology pocket once it's completed. Our early customers are top priority, and your support ensures you'll be among the first to have access to this valuable resource.

  • The pricing for the Cardiology pocket is designed to reward early supporters. We offer higher discount percentages the earlier you place your order.

  • We ship to almost every country in the world. If you're unable to complete your order, simply send us an email. We will be more than happy to assist you and arrange shipping to your location. You will receive the discount that applies at the time you email us.

  • We are currently working on the pocket, we expect to ship the pocket to you in April 2024.