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Excellent at communication and collaboration
Passionate about patient care
Thirst for knowledge in order to innovate and keep learning
Ability to make quick decisions in high stress situations
Ability to empathise with patients
Stable and secure career
Highly specialised - wide range of disciplines you can follow from surgery and consultancy to research and medical technology development
Highly revered field and profession
Get to work in a highly collaborative filed with doctors and researchers from all over the world
Cardiologists have a very high salary
Post secondary education can be 14-16 years long, including specialisation in the field
The study is extremely intensive
Long working hours, especially in the beginning
Highly competitive field
Finding a good work-life balance can be tricky
One would have to deliver bad news to patients, can be quite emotionally draining
GOT WHAT IT TAKES?
You are passionate about saving lives
Determined to put in the hours to improve patient care
A strong communicator and collaborator
Interesting Facts about the career
Willem Einthoven: Founder of the Modern Electocardiography
Willem Einthoven was a Dutch physician who invented the first iteration of the ECG for clinical use in 1902. He was thus considered to be the father for modern Electrocardiography. He proceeded to win the Nobel prize in physiology and medicine for the same. His work was used as the foundation to usher in the age of modern cardiology in the early 20th century.
Having A Broken Heart is a Real Syndrome!
Takotusubo Cardiomyopathy, more commonly known as the Broken Heart Syndrome is the failure or weakening of the cardiac muscles in response to a person experiencing great physical or emotional stress. The symptoms mimic those of a heart attack, but most patients are able to make a full recovery.