This brilliant and highly practical book provides a case-based introduction and primer to the practice of ICD therapy. It contains a huge number of images and includes real-world patient histories. The reader is able to gain extensive practical knowledge of the practice of ICD therapy with the use of these case reports. These concentrate on the skills necessary to increase specialist knowledge of defibrillator therapy practice.
|Edition description:||Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2007|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)|
About the Author
The authors are internationally renowned experts in electrophysiology and have considerable experience in training staff in all aspects of best practice. Dr Theuns and Dr Jordaens are based at Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Table of ContentsDiagnostics and Therapy by the ICD: Better than the Cardiologist?.- Rhythm Classification by Arrhythmia Management Devices.- Device Diagnostics: Interval Tables, Event Counters, Interval Plots, Markers, Electrograms, and New Features.- Understanding Stored Electrograms.- A Practical Approach to Analyze Stored Electrograms.- Clinical Case Studies.