In medicine, a case report is a comprehensive report of the signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, management and follow-up of an individual patient. Case reports can be shared for scientific, medical and educational purpose.
A case report plays a vital role in medical-clinical research, evidence-based medicine and provides a structure for case-based learning.
Cardiology case reports are intended for:
• Learning from medical cases or patients with cardiac problems provides valuable experience to the cardiologists, clinicians, and paramedical staff members
• Learning different diagnostic processes from diverse medical cases
• Case report should contain positive and negative findings, demographic profile of the patients, examination and investigations including clinical photographs
• Describing preventive or therapeutic interventions