Cardiac Catheterization: Methods, Diagnosis, and Therapy / Edition 1

Cardiac Catheterization: Methods, Diagnosis, and Therapy / Edition 1

by Pascal Nicod
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721630642

ISBN-13: 9780721630649

Pub. Date: 09/05/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A comprehensive text authored by leading authorities in cardiac catheterization and angiography. Covers both the traditional diagnostic methods and the rapidly expanding diagnostic and therapeutic techniques developed over the past decade. Emphasizes modern techniques
• contemporary methods
• description of cardiac and pulmonary physiology

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Overview

A comprehensive text authored by leading authorities in cardiac catheterization and angiography. Covers both the traditional diagnostic methods and the rapidly expanding diagnostic and therapeutic techniques developed over the past decade. Emphasizes modern techniques
• contemporary methods
• description of cardiac and pulmonary physiology
• more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721630649
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/05/1996
Pages:
655
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 10.24(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Methods. Cardiac Catheterization and Angiography: Evolution of Use and Practice. Cardiac Catheterization: Techniques and Complications. Measurement of Cardiac, Pulmonary, And Systemic Arterial Pressure. Assessment of Cardiac Pressure and Wall Forces. Measurement of Blood Flow. Measurement of Coronary Blood Flow. Cardiac Angiography: Radiographic Equipment and Contrast Agents. Left and Right Contrast Ventriculography: Methods and Quantification. Coronary Angiography: Methods, Quantification and Comparison with Other Imaging Modalities. Digital Cardiac Angiography. Assessment of Systolic Left Ventricular Function. Assessment of Diastolic Left Ventricular Function. Assessment of Right Ventricular Function. Coronary Angioscopy. Myocardial Biopsy: Techniques. Myocardial Biopsy: Preparation and Interpretation. Section 2: Diagnosis. Catheterization and Angiography in Valvular Heart Disease. Catheterization and Angiography in Coronary Heart Disease. Catheterization and Angiography in Dilated Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure. Catheterization and Angiography in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathies. Catheterization and Angiography in Restrictive and Constrictive Disorders. Catheterization and Angiography in Pulmonary Hypertension. Catheterization and Angiography in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Catheterization and Angiography in Congenital Heart Disease of the Adult. Catheterization in Disorders of Cardiac Rhythm. Section 3: Therapy. Thrombolysis Before and During Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty. Coronary Balloon Angioplasty: Methods and Results. Coronary Atherectomy and Plaque Ablation: Methods and Results. Coronary Stents: Types and Results. Supported Circulation in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. Catheter Valvuloplasty. Cardiac Pacing: Modes, Indication, And Implantation Techniques. Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators. Catheter Retrival of Foreign Objects.

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