Hurst's The Heart: Manual of Cardiology

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July 21, 2001


Electronic book text, 798 pages


0071383557 / 9780071383554

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Main description

*A portable handbook providing on-the-spot answers to heart problems based on the new tenth edition of Hurst's The Heart
*Focuses on treatment with emphasis on drug therapy
*Can be used as a stand-alone or when the larger reference is not available

Table of contents

1. The History, Physical Examination, andCardiac Auscultation2. The Resting Electrocardiogram3. Cardiovascular Aging in Health and Therapeutic Considerations with Respect to Cardiovascular Diseases in Older Patients4. Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure5. Arrythmias and Conduction Disturbances6.Antiarrythmic Drugs7. The Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator8. Cardiac Pacemakers9. Diagnosis and Management of Syncope10. Sudden Cardiac Death11. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and the Subsequent Management of the Patient12. Dyslipidemia and Risk Factors for the Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease13. Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease14. Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Unstable Angina 15. Diagnosis and Managment of Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction16. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention17. Mechanical Interventions in Acute Myocardial Infarction18. Hypertension: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment19. Pulmonary Hypertension20. Pulmonary Embolism21. Chronic COR Pulmonale22. Aortic Valve Disease23. Mitral Valve Disease24. Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome25. Tricuspid Valve and Pulmonic Valve Disease26. Clinical Performance of Prosthetic Heart Valves27. Antithrombotic Therapy for Valvular Heart Disease28. Cardiovascular Diseases due to Genetic Abnormalities29. Congenital Heart Disease in Adults30. Dilated Cardiomyopathies31. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy32. Restrictive, Oblitertative, and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies33. Inflammatory Cardiomyopathies-Endocrine Disease and Alcohol34. The Heart and Noncardiac Drugs, Electricity, Poisons and Radiation 35. Diseases of the Pericardium36. Infective Endocarditis37. Perioperative Evaluation and Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Cardiovascular Disease who Undergo Noncardiac Surgery38. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease 39. Adverse Cardiovascular Drug Interactions and Complications40. Heart Disease and Pregnancy41. Women and Coronary Artery Disease42. Diagnosis and Treatment of Diseases of the Aorta43. Cerebrovascular Disease and Neurologic Manifestations of Heart Disease44. Diagnosis and Manegement of the Peripheral Arteries and Veins45. The Heart and Obesity

Back cover copy

Get definitive, practical answers from Hurst's the Heart whenever you want-this Clinical Manual gives you the best in current cardiac clinical medicine in quick-access format.
* Condition-by-condition coverage makes it easy to find the essentials you need, all in one place
* Comprehensive information on drug therapies and regimens
* Every common condition and concern-the entire range of the specialty
* New chapters on diabetes and the heart; women's cardiac diseases; nonsurgical interventions in peripheral blood vessels and carotid artery disease; and cardiac care and complementary medicine
* The ideal quick reference on heart disease diagnosis and, especially, treatment

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