Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine

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Eric J. Topol, Robert M. Califf
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007 - Medical - 1628 pages
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The Topol Solution gives you a complete print and multimedia package consisting of Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, Third Edition, a DVD, and access to a wealth of online resources. Updated throughout by renowned international authorities, Dr. Topol's best-selling text provides a comprehensive, contemporary view of every area of cardiovascular medicine--preventive cardiology; clinical cardiology; cardiovascular imaging; electrophysiology and pacing; invasive cardiology and surgical techniques; heart failure and transplantation; molecular cardiology; and vascular biology and medicine. The bound-in DVD contains the full text, plus heart sounds, an image/chart/table bank, and videos of procedures--catheterization, CT/MRI, echocardiography, electrophysiology and pacing, intravascular ultrasonography, nuclear cardiology, and surgery. The Topol Solution Website includes the fully searchable text, heart sounds, and an image/chart/table bank downloadable to PowerPoint--plus questions and answers from The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review; a PDA download of cardiology drug facts; quarterly articles from Critical Pathways in Cardiology, and links to other cardiology Websites.FEATURES: - Thoroughly updated Third Edition of best-selling Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, plus DVD and instant access to a wealth of online resources- THE TEXT: - Renowned international contributors- A comprehensive, contemporary view of every area of cardiovascular medicine-preventive cardiology; clinical cardiology; cardiovascular imaging; electrophysiology and pacing; invasive cardiology and surgical techniques; heart failure and transplantation; molecular cardiology; and vascular biology and medicine- Focus on clinical material, particularly the application of clinical research to practice- Each chapter includes comments on current controversies and pioneering insights into future developments- THE BOUND-IN DVD: - Full content of book- Heart sounds-a
  

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Contents

Atherosclerotic Biology and Epidemiology of Disease
2
Diet and Nutritional Issues
13
Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
27
Diabetes
36
Lipid Disorders
55
Exercise and Physical Activity
76
Context and Management
88
Smoking
109
Transthoracic Echocardiography
806
Stress Echocardiography
820
Doppler Echocardiography
840
Transesophageal Echocardiography
868
Imaging Techniques in Nuclear Cardiology
884
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging
897
Positron Emission Tomography
931
Computed Tomography of the Heart
949

Estrogen Female Gender and Heart Disease
121
Ethanol and The Heart
135
Other Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease
141
Behavioral Cardiology and Heart Disease
153
Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention
161
An Integrated Approach to Risk Factor
175
The History
186
Physical Examination
193
Chronic Stable Coronary Disease
227
Ischemic Syndromes
251
Early Diagnosis
280
Complications
303
PostMyocardial Infarction Management
327
Mitral Valve Disease
346
Aortic Valve Disease
366
Chapter25 Prosthetic Valve Disease
389
Infective Endocarditis
402
Diseases of the Pericardium Restrictive
420
Pulmonary Hypertension
460
Plain Film Examination of the Chest
480
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
482
Congenital Heart Disease
502
The Heart and Pregnancy
537
Women and Heart Disease
553
Chapter33 The Elderly and Aging
561
EndofLife Care
587
The Heart and Other Organ Systems
595
Chapter 35B Hematologic Disorders and the Heart
604
Chapter 35C The Heart and the Renal System
613
Chapter 35D Cardiac Manifestations of Selected Neurologic
626
Chapter 35E Cardiovascular Manifestations of Rheumatic
638
Chapter 35F The Heart and Infectious Diseases
656
Substance Abuse and the Heart
669
The Athletes Heart
686
Cardiac Trauma
698
Cardiac Tumors
710
Perioperative Anesthetic Considerations in Noncardiac
721
Medical Economics in Cardiovascular Medicine
736
Quality of Care and Medical Errors in Cardiovascular
757
Principles of Imaging
778
Exercise Electrocardiography
793
Genetics of Arrhythmias
964
Electrocardiography
977
Chapter61 Electrophysiologic Testing
1012
Sinus Nodal Dysfunction
1038
Atrial Fibrillation
1050
Atrial Flutter
1069
Atrioventricular NodalDependent Tachycardias
1076
Ventricular Tachycardia
1098
Sudden Cardiac Death and Implantable
1110
Syncope
1137
Antiarrhythmic Drugs
1151
Catheter Ablation Therapy for Arrhythmias
1166
Cardiac Pacemakers
1191
Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony and Cardiac
1213
Chapter Coronary Angiography
1226
Chapter Cardiac Catheterization and Hemodynamic Assessment
1243
Chapter 7S Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
1258
Chapter9 Percutaneous Cardiac Procedures
1273
Chapter SO Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
1290
Chapter S2 Percutaneous Valve Dilatations
1316
Global Pandemic of Heart Failure
1330
Pathophysiology of the Heart Failure Clinical Syndrome
1339
Acute Heart Failure
1353
Chronic Heart Failure Management 1373
1377
Diagnosis and Medical Treatment of Inflammatory
1392
Nonischemic Cardiomyopathies
1406
Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory
1428
Surgical Approaches for Heart Failure
1442
Prevention of Heart Failure
1451
Therapeutic Angiogenesis
1462
Diseases of the Aorta
1473
Noninvasive Assessment of Peripheral Vascular Disease
1496
Cerebrovascular Disease
1511
Disease of Peripheral Vessels
1531
Renal Artery Disease
1549
Venous Thromboembolism
1569
Index
1585
Molecular Genetics
1603
Gene Therapy
1619
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About the author (2007)

Topol is chairman of the Department of Cardiology and professor of medicine at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

Robert M. Califf, MD, Professor of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina

Eugene Braunwald, MD, Hersey Professor of Theory and Practice of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Chariman, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Womena (TM)s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

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