Tachycardias / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$539.00
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $97.96
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 81%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (3) from $97.96   
  • New (1) from $503.25   
  • Used (2) from $97.96   

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780898385885
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 12/9/2009
  • Series: Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine Series , #28
  • Edition description: 1984
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 676
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 10.20 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Table of Contents

I. Basic Mechanisms and Classification: Editorial Comment.- 1. Mechanisms of Tachycardia.- 2. Ventricular Fibrillation.- 3. Cardiac Automaticity in Normal and Some Abnormal Conditions.- 4. Effects of Autonomic Tone on Tachycardias.- 5. Historical Background and Evolution of Established and Obsolete Terms Used to Characterize Tachycardia.- II. Supraventricular Tachycardias: Editorial Comment.- 6. Electrophysiology, Mechanisms, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Paroxysmal Recurrent Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia.- 7. Tachycardias in which the Reentry Circuit Includes Atrioventricular Bypass Tracts.- 8. Supraventricular Ectopic Tachycardias due to Mechanisms Other than Reentry.- 9. Role of Electrophysiologic Studies in the Diagnosis of Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardias.- 10. Tachycardia-Bradycardia Syndrome.- 11. Observations on the Mechanism of Atrial Flutter.- 12. Atrial Fibrillation.- 13. Ventricular Response in Atrial Fibrillation: Effects of AV Nodal Refractory Periods, Atrioventricular Block, and Preexcitation Syndromes.- III. Ventricular Tachycardias: Editorial Comment.- 14. Ventricular Tachycardia in Man: Mechanisms.- 15. Torsades de Pointes.- 16.Electrophysiologic Testing in Ventricular Tachycardia: Diagnosis and Methodology.- IV. Underlying Conditions: Editorial Comment.- 17. Tachycardias in Children.- 18. Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias in the Various Stages of Ischemic Heart Disease.- 19. Arrhythmia in Cardiomyopathy.- 20. Arrhythmias Associated with Mitral Valve Prolapse.- 21. Digitalis-Induced Tachycardias.- 22. Tachycardia Related to Electrolyte Imbalance.- V. Approaches to Therapy: Editorial Comment.- 23. Digitalis and Beta-adrenergic Blocking Drugs for the Treatment of Tachycardias.- 24. Role of Slow Channel Blocking Drugs in the Treatment of Tachycardias.- 25. Drugs Acting on the Fast Inward Sodium Current in the Management of Tachycardias.- 26. Amiodarone.- 27. Bretylium Tosylate in the Treatment of Tachycardias.- 28. Role of Pacing in the Treatment of Tachycardias.- 29. Role of Surgery in the Treatment of Tachycardias.- 30. Role of Electrophysiologic Studies in the Treatment of Tachycardias.- References.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)