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    What is the difference??

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    I would really like to know what is the difference between these 3 cardiology residencies: cardiology non invasive, cardiology invasive, and interventional cardiology??
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    Do you mean fellowships? Click on 'choose specialty' on the following link to see a list of Residency programs and Fellowships from FREIDA... I see Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology listed as IM fellowships. Maybe I missed something by briefly scanning this list?

    FREIDA Online search

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    yeah i mean fellowships sorry about that.
    I looked in the freida list and only found these 2 (cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology). Is interventional cardiology the same thing as invasive cardiology and cardiovascular disease the same as non invasive cardiology??

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    not sure about those... just know that if this is your interest, you will need to do well on your board exams, get into a quality, university based internal medicine program (3 years), then do a fellowship in cardiology for 3-4 years, based on the subspecialty in cardiology that you want. the cardiology fellowship is considered one of the most competitive fellowships after completing an internal medicine residency.

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