Cardiovascular Therapeutics: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease

Author:   Elliott M. Antman ,  Wilson S. Colucci ,  Antonio M. Gotto, Jr. ,  Mark E. Josephson
Publisher:   Elsevier Health Sciences
Edition:   2nd Revised edition
ISBN:  

9780721687339


Pages:   1280
Publication Date:   03 December 2001
Format:   Hardback
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Building on the strong foundation provided by the 6th edition of Braunwald's Heart Disease, this thoroughly revised and updated reference is now more user-friendly and clinically useful than ever. Extensively cross-referenced with tables and figures, it facilitates the decision-making process clinicians face when choosing among various cardiovascular therapeutic options. This new edition of Cardiovascular Therapeutics covers the latest concepts in pathophysiology, evaluation, and management of patients with cardiovascular disorders-in partnership with the Braunwald text for a comprehensive yet focused clinical resource.

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Author:   Elliott M. Antman ,  Wilson S. Colucci ,  Antonio M. Gotto, Jr. ,  Mark E. Josephson
Publisher:   Elsevier Health Sciences
Imprint:   W B Saunders Co Ltd
Edition:   2nd Revised edition
Dimensions:   Width: 21.60cm , Height: 5.00cm , Length: 27.90cm
Weight:   2.875kg
ISBN:  

9780721687339


ISBN 10:   0721687334
Pages:   1280
Publication Date:   03 December 2001
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   Temporarily unavailable   Availability explained
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Table of Contents

1. Decision-Making Tools
  • Tolls for Assessment of Cardiovascular Tests and Therapies
  • Bedside Assays in Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2. Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Primary Prevention of Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Pharmacologic Options for Treatment of Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Ischemic Heart Disease: Surgical Options - A Cardiology Perspective
  • Chronic Angina: Stable
  • Management of Unstable Angina
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction 3. Heart Failure
  • Pathophysiologic and Clinical Considerations in the Treatment of Heart Failure: An Overview
  • Principles of Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Heart Failure
  • Ambulatory Management of Heart Failure
  • Hospital Management of Heart Failure
  • Cardiac Transplantation and Circulatory Support Devices 4. Arrhythmias/Conduction Disturbances
  • Evaluation of the Patient with Disturbances of the Cardiac Rhythm
  • Clinical Pharmacology of Antiarrhythmic Drugs
  • Acute and Chronic Pharmacologic Management of Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias
  • Nonpharmacologic Treatment of Tachyarrhythmias
  • AF - A Comprehensive Approach
  • Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias
  • Implantable Devices for the Electrical Management of Heart Disease: Overview of Indications for Therapy and Selected Advances 5. Dyslipoproteinemias/Atherosclerosis
  • Dyslipoproteinemias/Atherosclerosis: Overview of Pathology and Management Strategies
  • Dyslipoproteinemias/Atherosclerosis: Dietary Therapy
  • Dyslipoproteinemias/Atherosclerosis: Pharmacologic Therapy
  • The Steps Beyond Diet and Drug Therapy for Severe Hypercholesterolemia 6. Thrombosis/Thrombolysis
  • Antiplatelet Therapy
  • Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism
  • Anticoagulant and Fibrinolytic Therapy for Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Fibrinolytic Antithrombotic Therapy of Peripheral Vascular, Cerebrovascular, and Intracardiac Disorders 7. Hypertension
  • Antihypertensive Therapy
  • Lifestyle Modification in the Treatment of Hypertension
  • Pharmacologic Treatment of Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension: Endocrine Causes
  • Secondary Hypertension: Renal Vascular Causes
  • Treatment of Hypertension in the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease
  • Treatment of Hypertension in Patients with Renal Disease
  • Refractory Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Emergencies
  • Hypertension in Pregnancy and in Children 8. Interventional Cardiology/Cardiac Surgery
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Indications and Patient Selection
  • Mechanical Approaches to Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Adjunctive Pharmacology During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • High-Risk Patient Subsets for Percutaneous Coronary Interventions: Mechanisms and Management
  • Interventional Revascularization Procedures in Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Interventional Procedures in the Peripheral Circulation
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: A Surgical Perspective
  • The Timing of Valve Surgery
  • Surgical Therapy for Valvular Heart Disease
  • Cost-Effectiveness of Percutaneous Intervention 9. Miscellaneous Conditions
  • Gene Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Pharmacologic Options for Treating Cardiovascular Disease During Pregnancy
  • Caring for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease
  • Treatment of Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis
  • Rehabilitation of the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease
  • Treatment of Pericardial Disease
  • Appendices Cardiovascular Drugs Cardiovascular Devices Circulatory Support Devices
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