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From The CriticsReviewer: Amit N Keswani, MD (Ochsner Clinic Foundation)
Description: This mobile format of The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, 3rd edition, a quick review of common cardiovascular problems, is compatible with various operating platforms such as Android, Blackberry, Palm OS, Apple and Windows devices.
Purpose: It covers common cardiovascular problems and serves as a reference for healthcare providers seeking quick, validated information. It can be used to help guide diagnosis and patient management of common cardiovascular problems.
Audience: This will be useful for physician assistants, nurses, medical students, physicians-in-training, cardiology fellows, and clinical cardiologists seeking quick access to information on a smart phone, tablet, or computer.
Features: Using an alphabetical organization, this resource covers a variety of common cardiovascular problems, as well as patient diagnosis and management of these disease processes. Each cardiovascular disease is broken down into sections that review the epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of each problem. Each section also includes references with further suggested readings.
Assessment: This resource provides guidance in the diagnosis and management of patients with common cardiovascular diseases in a quick and concise format. This update has new chapters on exercise, perioperative cardiac care, and coronary anatomy, as well as updated references. It is a valuable addition to current literature that offers a quick concise review in a mobile format.