Selected Topics in Preventive Cardiology

Selected Topics in Preventive Cardiology

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1983)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781461337386
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 04/16/2013
Series: Studies in Public Choice
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1983
Pages: 275
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Heredity, Atherosclerosis and Coronary Heart Disease.- Primary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease.- Primary Prevention Trials of Coronary Heart Disease.- Controlling Coronary Risk Factors in the Community.- Preventive Approach to Coronary Heart Disease in Physician’s Practice, Hospital Medicine, Occupational Medicine, and Community Health Care.- Multivariate Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease.- Screening for Early Detection of Asymptomatic Coronary Artery Disease (Secondary Prevention): An Approach to Cost/Benefit and Cost/Effectiveness Analysis.- Physical Activity in the Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease.- Prevention of Sudden Death: Selection of Patients at Risk.- The Influence of Psychosocial Stresses on Sudden Death.- Prevention of Sudden Death: Role of Antiarrhythmic Therapy.- Possibilities of Pharmacological Prevention of Sudden Death.- Myocardial Infarction and Sudden Death After Coronary Artery Surgery.- Asymptomatic Myocardial Ischemia in Coronary Patients with Stable Angina Pectoris.- Physical Activity and Physical Fitness in Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease.- The Secondary Preventive Effect of Comprehensive Coronary Care.- Coronary Artery Surgery: Randomized Controlled Trials Indispensable.- Surgery for Myocardial Ischemia and Complications of Myocardial Infarction.- Surgery for Myocardial Ischemia: Present Indications, Technical Aspects and Results. An Analysis of 26,404 Patients.- Surgical Modification of Mortality from Coronary Artery Disease.- Dissecting Aortic Aneurysms: Prospects of Medical and Surgical Therapy.- The Role of Cardiac Pacing in Heart Block Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction.- How to Prevent Heart Failure?.- The Use of Beta—Blockers in Secondary Prevention.- Clinical Use of Beta-Blockers and CalciumEntry Blockers in Stable Angina Pectoris.- Platelet Function and Coagulation in Secondary Prevention of Ischemic Heart Disease.

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