Concise Cardiology: An Evidence-based Handbook

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David V. Daniels, Stanley G. Rockson, Randall Vagelos
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 271 pages

Written by residents, fellows in training, and experienced attending physicians, this pocket book presents an evidence-based clinical approach to cardiology in a concise quick-reference format. The book is designed for rapid point-of-care consultation and is ideal for residents, fellows, and practitioners who operate in a fast-paced environment.

The comprehensive coverage ranges from preventive cardiology, to acute coronary syndromes, to electrophysiology, to cardiology consultation. Current AHA/ACC guidelines are combined with evidence-based findings and reviews of clinical trials. Each clinical problem is analyzed in detail to aid in diagnosis. Appendices cover central vascular access techniques and clinical pharmacology.

 

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Contents

Physical Examination of
1
Stress Testing
19
Chapter3 Chest Pain and the Acute Coronary
37
Cardiogenic Shock
61
Bradyarrhythmias and Pacing
69
Wide and Narrow Complex
85
Sudden Cardiac Death and ICD Therapy
95
Atrial Fibrillation
107
Pulmonary Hypertension
151
Transplant Medicine
165
Valvular Diseases
179
Endocarditis
215
Pericardial Disease
223
Appendix B Clinical Pharmacology
243
Index
255
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Heart Failure
129

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