The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series / Edition 4

The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series / Edition 4

by Myung K. Park
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1416064435

ISBN-13: 9781416064435

Pub. Date: 07/13/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series, 4th Edition, by Myung K. Park, MD, FAAP, FACC, is a pediatrics reference that provides the practical knowledge you need to diagnose and manage children with congenital and acquired heart disease. It emphasizes new medical management and surgical techniques, as well as the results of surgery for a number

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The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series, 4th Edition, by Myung K. Park, MD, FAAP, FACC, is a pediatrics reference that provides the practical knowledge you need to diagnose and manage children with congenital and acquired heart disease. It emphasizes new medical management and surgical techniques, as well as the results of surgery for a number of cardiac conditions. A user-friendly organization helps to facilitate the decision making process, while revised coverage and new chapters reflect the rapid changes taking place in the field. Based on Dr. Park’s larger reference, Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners, this pocket-sized book is a portable, succinct, and practical resource.

• Features a user-friendly organization designed to facilitate the decision making process.
• Offers comprehensive and reliable information in a quick-access format.
• Includes abundant illustrations that offer a quick and in-depth understanding of the material covered.
• Provides portable access to practical, clinical information that you can consult on the go.

• Offers new chapters covering palpitation, dyslidemia and other cardiovascular risk factors, athletes with cardiac problems, and cardiac transplantation, providing you with the most up-to-date guidance.
• Emphasizes new medical management and surgical techniques, as well as the results of surgery for a number of cardiac conditions, to keep you current.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416064435
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/13/2009
Series:
Mobile Medicine Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
4.40(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER I. ROUTINE CARDIAC EVALUATION IN CHILDREN
I. History Taking
II. Physical Examination
III. Electrocardiography.
IV .Chest Roentgenography
V. Flow Diagram


CHAPTER II. SPECIAL TOOLS IN CARDIAC EVALUATION
I. Echocardiography
II. Exercise Test
III. Ambulatory Electrocardiography
IV.Cardiac catheterization and Angiocardiography


CHAPTER III. CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS
I. Left-to-Right Shunt Lesions
II. Obstructive Lesions.
III. Cyanotic Congenital Heart Defects
IV Miscellaneous Congenital Anomalies


CHAPTER IV .ACQUIRED HEART DISEASE
I. Primary Myocardial Disease
II. Cardiovascular Infections
III. Kawasalo Disease
IV .Acute Rheumatic Fever
V. Valvular Heart Disease
VI. Cardiac Tumors


CHAPTER V. ARRHYTHMICA AND ATRIOVENTRICULAR
CONDUTION DISTURBANCES

I. Basic Arrhythmias
II. Disturbances of Atrioventricular


CHAPTER VI. NEONATAL CARDIAC PROBLEMS.
I. Initial Evaluation of the Newborn
II. Problem-Based


CHAPTER VII. SPECIAL PROBLEMS
I. Congestive Heart Failure
II. Chest Pain
III. Syncope
IV. Long QT Syndrome
V. Systemic Hypertension
VI. Pulmonary Hypertension
VII. Hyperlipidemia in Childhood


CHAPTER VIII. MANAGEMENT OF CARDIAC SURGICAL PATIENTS


CHAPTER IX. CARDIOV ASCULAR DRUG DOSAGE

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