Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners / Edition 3

Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners / Edition 3

by Myung K. Park, Myung K. Park
     
 

ISBN-10: 081516632X

ISBN-13: 9780815166320

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

As the health care system begins to focus more on family practice and pediatrics, the need for a comprehensive, mi -size reference text on pediatric cardiology for noncardiologists becomes stronger than ever. The third edition of "Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners" meets this need, as a comprehensive, practically-oriented reference for noncardiologists. Updated…  See more details below

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As the health care system begins to focus more on family practice and pediatrics, the need for a comprehensive, mi -size reference text on pediatric cardiology for noncardiologists becomes stronger than ever. The third edition of "Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners" meets this need, as a comprehensive, practically-oriented reference for noncardiologists. Updated and rewritten with the most recent diagnostic and therapeutic advances including pediatric drug dosage tables. New tables and figures have been added to improve understanding and clarity for the reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815166320
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
540
Product dimensions:
7.48(w) x 10.68(h) x 1.12(d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. IBasic Tools in Routine Evaluation of Cardiac Patients
Ch. 1History Taking3
Ch. 2Physical Examination10
Ch. 3Electrocardiography34
Ch. 4Chest Roentgenography52
Ch. 5Flow Diagrams60
Pt. IISpecial Tools in Evaluation of Cardiac Patients
Ch. 6Noninvasive Techniques67
Ch. 7Invasive Procedures83
Pt. IIIPathophysiology
Ch. 8Fetal and Perinatal Circulation93
Ch. 9Pathophysiology of Left-to-Right Shunt Lesions98
Ch. 10Pathophysiology of Obstructive and Valvular Regurgitant Lesions106
Ch. 11Pathophysiology of Cyanotic Congenital Heart Defects113
Pt. IVSpecific Congenital Heart Defects
Ch. 12Left-to-Right Shunt Lesions129
Ch. 13Obstructive Lesions155
Ch. 14Cyanotic Congenital Heart Defects174
Ch. 15Vascular Ring241
Ch. 16Chamber Localization and Cardiac Malposition247
Ch. 17Miscellaneous Congenital Cardiac Conditions252
Pt. VAcquired Heart Disease
Ch. 18Primary Myocardial Disease267
Ch. 19Cardiovascular Infections281
Ch. 20Acute Rheumatic Fever304
Ch. 21Valvular Heart Disease311
Ch. 22Cardiac Tumors321
Ch. 23Cardiac Involvement in Systemic Diseases326
Pt. VIElectrocardiography
Ch. 24Cardiac Arrhythmias333
Ch. 25Disturbances of Atrioventricular Conduction349
Ch. 26Pacemakers in Children352
Ch. 27ST-Segment and T-Wave Changes357
Pt. VIINeonatal Cardiac Problems
Ch. 28Special Features of the Cardiac Evaluation of Newborns365
Ch. 29Manifestations of Cardiac Problems in Newborns372
Pt. VIIISpecial Problems
Ch. 30Congestive Heart Failure399
Ch. 31Systemic Hypertension408
Ch. 32Pulmonary Hypertension417
Ch. 33Hyperlipidemia in Childhood427
Ch. 34Child with Chest Pain441
Ch. 35Syncope449
Ch. 36Cardiac Transplantation460
App. A: Miscellaneous471
App. BNormal Echocardiographic Values and Images479
App. CCholesterol and Lipoprotein Levels and Recommended Foods485
App. DPediatric Cardiovascular Drug Dosages489
Suggested Readings505
Index515

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