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Practical Cardiology: Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders / Edition 2
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Practical Cardiology: Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders / Edition 2

by Ragavendra R. Baliga, Kim A. Eagle, William F Armstrong, David S Bach, Eric R Bates
 

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ISBN-10: 078177294X

ISBN-13: 9780781772945

Pub. Date: 05/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Thoroughly updated to reflect current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines, this concise yet comprehensive handbook presents practical information on the common cardiovascular problems that clinicians encounter daily. The book provides a user-friendly, authoritative guide to evaluation of common cardiovascular symptoms and evaluation

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Thoroughly updated to reflect current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines, this concise yet comprehensive handbook presents practical information on the common cardiovascular problems that clinicians encounter daily. The book provides a user-friendly, authoritative guide to evaluation of common cardiovascular symptoms and evaluation and management of common cardiovascular conditions. Coverage also includes clinical challenges such as management of chronic anticoagulation, assessing and minimizing cardiac risk in noncardiac surgery, and management of the cardiac surgery patient. Numerous tables and algorithms help readers find information quickly and aid in clinical decision-making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781772945
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/01/2008
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
860,964
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

Table of Contents

PART I:EVALUATION OF COMMON CARDIOVASCULAR SYMPTOMS

Chest Pain

Dyspnea

Palpitations

Edema

Syncope

Approach to Claudication

Part II: EVALUATION & MANAGEMENT OF COMMON CARDIOVASCULAR CONDITIONS

Coronary Artery Disease

Primary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease

Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease

Stable Angina

Unstable Angina

Non-ST Elevation Myocardial
Infarction

Acute ST Elevation Myocardial
Infarction

Hypertension

Primary Hypertension

Approach to Secondary Hypertension

Congestive Heart Failure

Heart Failure Due to Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction

Heart Failure with Preserved Systolic Function

Arrhythmias

Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia

Atrial Fibrillation & Atrial Flutter

Ventricular Tachycardia
Bradycardia

Valvular Heart Disease

Infectious Endocarditis

Mitral Regurgitation

Aortic Regurgitation

Mitral Stenosis

Aortic Stenosis

Tricuspid

Pulmonary Valve Disease

Pericardial Disease & Cardiac Neoplasms

Acute Pericarditis

Pericardial Effusion

Pericardial Constriction

Aortic & Major Vascular Diseases

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Nondissecting Thoracic Aneurysms
Aortic Dissection

Cerebrovascular Disease

Deep Venous Thrombosis

Lower Extremity Ischemia

Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary Hypertension & Cor Pulmonale
Diagnosis & Management

Congenital Heart Disease in Adults
Congenital Heart Disease in Adults

Part III:COMMON SITUATIONS IN CARDIOVASCULAR CARE

Management of Chronic Anticoagulation
Assessing & Minimizing Cardiac Risk of Noncardiac Surgery

Management of the Cardiac Surgery Patient

Part IV:OTHER ISSUES IN CARDIOVASCULAR CARE

Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Index

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