Let this book be your guide from diagnosis toward a truly heart-healthy lifestyle.
In a question-and-answer format, Diagnosis: Heart Disease gives all the information you need to know about heart disease. It explains how your body works and what has gone wrong; describes the tests, treatments, and medications you may be prescribed; and shows step by step your road to recovery, as well as preventive measures that can help you live the longest, fullest life possible. "For anyone with a heart, this book is good before, during, and after heart disease....An easy and profitable read."C. Everett Koop, M.D., Sc.D. "A must read for anyone concerned about themselves or a loved one...a critical resource that can save your life."Dean Edell, M.D., host of The Dr. Dean Edell Show "[A] book answering a multitude of technical questions in a simple and understandable way....achieves those objectives in a remarkable way."Kenneth H. Cooper, M.D. M.P.H., Cooper Clinic "Anyone with heart disease will find this invaluable...describes a lifestyle that can be enjoyable and add years of life."Walter Willett, M.D., Harvard School of Public Health
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
John W. Farquhar, a cardiologist, is a professor of medicine at Stanford University and the director of the Stanford Wellness Center in Palo Alto, California.
Gene A. Spiller is the founder and director of the Sphera Foundation in Los Altos, California.