Cardiovascular Therapeutics - A Companion to Braunwald

Cardiovascular Therapeutics - A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease

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Manage cardiovascular problems more effectively with the most comprehensive resource available! A trusted companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease, Cardiovascular Therapeutics, 4th Edition addresses pharmacological, interventional, and surgical management approaches for each type of cardiovascular disease. This practical and clinically focused cardiology reference offers a balanced, complete approach to all of the usual and unusual areas of cardiovascular disease and specific therapies in one concise volume, equipping you to make the best choices for every patient.

Audience
Cardiology

Hardbound, 832 Pages

Published: September 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0101-8

Contents

  • PART I DECISION MAKING AND THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES IN CARDIOVASCULAR

    MEDICINE

    Chapter 1 Tools for Assessment of Cardiovascular Tests and Therapies

    Chapter 2 New Drug Development

    Chapter 3 Device Development for Cardiovascular Therapeutics: Concepts and Regulatory Implications

    Chapter 4 Pharmacogenetics

    Chapter 5 Systems of Health Care

    Chapter 6 Global Cardiovascular Therapy

    PART II ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE

    Chapter 7 Pharmacologic Options for Treatment of Ischemic Disease

    Chapter 8 Stable Ischemic Heart Disease/Chronic Stable Angina

    Chapter 9 Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Chapter 10 ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

    Chapter 11 Advances in Coronary Revascularization

    PART III HEART FAILURE

    Chapter 12 Pharmacologic Management of Heart Failure in the Ambulatory Setting

    Chapter 13 Implantable Devices for the Management of Heart Failure

    Chapter 14 Strategies for Management of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

    Chapter 15 Cardiac Transplantation and Circulatory Support Devices

    Chapter 16 Regenerative Therapy for Heart Failure

    Chapter 17 Hypertrophic, Restrictive, and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies

    PART IV ARRHYTHMIAS AND CONDUCTION DISTURBANCES

    Chapter 18 Clinical Pharmacology of Antiarrhythmic Drugs

    Chapter 19 Pharmacologic Management of Supraventricular Tachycardias

    Chapter 20 Atrial Fibrillation

    Chapter 21 Nonpharmacologic Treatment of Tachyarrhythmias

    Chapter 22 Role of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Primary and Secondary Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death

    Chapter 23 Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia and Cardiac Arrest

    PART V DYSLIPOPROTEINEMIAS AND ATHEROSCLEROSIS

    Chapter 24 Drugs for Elevated Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol

    Chapter 25 Therapy to Manage Low High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Elevated Triglycerides

    Chapter 26 Cardiovascular Disease and Lifestyle Modification

    Chapter 27 Steps Beyond Diet and Drug Therapy for Severe Hypercholesterolemia

    PART VI HYPERTENSION

    Chapter 28 Initial Evaluation and Approach to the Patient with Hypertension

    Chapter 29 Pharmacologic Management of Hypertension

    Chapter 30 Endocrine Causes of Hypertension

    Chapter 31 Resistant Hypertension

    Chapter 32 Hypertensive Crisis

    Chapter 33 Hypertension in Pregnancy

    Chapter 34 Management of Hypertension in Children and Adolescents

    PART VII OTHER VASCULAR CONDITIONS

    Chapter 35 Peripheral Artery Disease

    Chapter 36 Cerebrovascular Disease

    Chapter 37 Renal Artery Stenosis

    Chapter 38 Pulmonary Embolism and Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Chapter 39 Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

    Chapter 40 Aortic Disease

    PART VIII OTHER CARDIOVASCULAR CONDITIONS

    Chapter 41 Pharmacologic Options for Treating of CardiovascularDisease During Pregnancy

    Chapter 42 Care for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

    Chapter 43 Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis

    Chapter 44 Treatment of Pericardial Disease

    Chapter 45 Optimal Timing of Surgical and Mechanical Intervention in Native Valvular Heart Disease

    Chapter 46 Surgery for Valvular Heart Disease

    Chapter 47 Percutaneous Treatment for Valvular Heart Disease

    Chapter 48 Manifestations, Mechanisms, and Treatment of HIV-Associated Cardiovascular Disease

    Chapter 49 Rehabilitation of the Patient with Cardiovascular Disease

    PART IX APPENDIX

    Cardiovascular Devices

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