Notes from the Editor's Corner of Cath Lab Digest

Notes from the Editor's Corner of Cath Lab Digest

by Morton J. Kern
     
 

This book is a collection of the Editor's Corner of the Cath Lab Digest magazine. The 54 topics cover 2006 to July 2010, and are listed by date and by major categories of cath lab activity. These topics included cath lab operations, angiography, hemodyanmics and FFR, PCI and STEMI techniques, Vascular access and closure, antiplatelets and anticoagulants, and…  See more details below

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This book is a collection of the Editor's Corner of the Cath Lab Digest magazine. The 54 topics cover 2006 to July 2010, and are listed by date and by major categories of cath lab activity. These topics included cath lab operations, angiography, hemodyanmics and FFR, PCI and STEMI techniques, Vascular access and closure, antiplatelets and anticoagulants, and miscellaneous cath lab topics. These will be of most interest to those working in the cath labs including nurses, technicians and physicians (both those in training and all levels of those in practice).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781453711033
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/09/2010
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
540,754
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Morton J. Kern, M.D. FSCAI, FAHA, FACC
Chief Cardiology, Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital
Associate Chief, Division of Cardiology
Professor of Medicine
University California, Irvine

Dr. Kern is currently Professor of Medicine, Chief of Cardiology at the Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital and Associate Chief, Division of Cardiology, University California Irvine. Dr. Kern, formerly Professor of Medicine and Director of the prestigious JG Mudd Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at St. Louis University continues to actively perform and teach cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary interventions. Dr. Kern is ABIM Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology and has serves on many national and international cardiovascular societies. He is an instructor for the ACCF/SCAI Interventional Cardiology Board Review program and other National Scientific Symposia. In addition to his research interests in coronary angioplasty and stenting, intravascular physiology, intravascular ultrasound and evaluation of cardiovascular hemodynamics, he is the author of several major textbooks, one of which is the leading book on cardiac catheterization, entitled "The Cardiac Catheterization Handbook", which is used nationally and internationally to train physicians in the subject. Dr. Kern is a past president of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention, and holds fellowships in the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention.

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