Netter's Cardiology

By

  • Marschall Runge, MD, PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • Magnus Ohman, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

With coverage on virtually every topic in cardiovascular medicine, the authors have distilled massive amounts of information down to the most needed facts, using Netter artwork to illustrate the most salient points and bring the information to life. Readers get quick access to essential information for diagnosis and treatment of most cardiovascular problems. Concise chapters provide depth and insight into complex medical problems for accurate diagnosis and selection of therapy using the latest technology and therapeutic approaches.
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Book information

  • Published: June 2004
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-929007-70-7


Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION
Section Editor: E. Magnus Ohman


Chapter 1: The History and Physical Examination 2
Marschall S. Runge and E. Magnus Ohman


Chapter 2: Coronary Atherosclerosis 18
Cam Patterson and Marschall S. Runge


Chapter 3: Electrocardiography 29
Leonard S. Gettes


Chapter 4: Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging 42
Christopher D. Chiles, Steven W. Falen, and Park W. Willis IV


Chapter 5: Diagnostic Coronary Angiography 53
George A. Stouffer


Chapter 6: Use of Diagnostic Testing 64
Anthony Mathur and Peter Mills


II. CORONARY HEART DISEASE
Section Editor: Christoph Bode


Chapter 7: Chronic Coronary Artery Disease 74
Venu Menon


Chapter 8: Acute Coronary Syndromes 84
Steven R. Steinhubl


Chapter 9: Acute Myocardial Infarction 93
Christoph Bode and Markus Frey


Chapter 10: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention 103
Bruce R. Brodie and Tift Mann


Chapter 11: Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery 112
Brett C. Sheridan and Michael R. Mill

III. MYOCARDIAL DISEASES AND CARDIOMYOPATHY
Section Editor: Richard A. Walsh


Chapter 12: Dilated Cardiomyopathy 120
Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr and Stephanie H. Dunlap


Chapter 13: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy 128
Parag Kale and Richard A. Walsh

Chapter 14: Restrictive Cardiomyopathy 135
Thomas M. Bashore


Chapter 15: Hereditary Cardiomyopathies 151
José Ortiz and Richard A. Walsh


Chapter 16: Myocarditis 159
Paresh K. Patel and Daniel J. Lenihan


Chapter 17: Management of Congestive Heart Failure 167
Carla A. Sueta and Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr


Chapter 18: Cardiac Transplantation 175
Michael R. Mill and Brett C. Sheridan


IV. CARDIAC RHYTHM ABNORMALITIES
Section Editors: William E. Sanders, Jr and Richard G. Sheahan


Chapter 19: Atrial Fibrillation 184
Richard G. Sheahan and Marschall S. Runge


Chapter 20: Ventricular Tachycardia 196
Richard G. Sheahan


Chapter 21: Bradyarrhythmias 205
Bryon E. Rubery and William E. Sanders, Jr


Chapter 22: Cardiac Syncope 214
Richard G. Sheahan


Chapter 23: Sudden Cardiac Death 221
Jeff P. Steinhoff, Sanjeev Shah, and Richard G. Sheahan


Chapter 24: Medical Treatment of Tachyarrhythmias 230
William E. Sanders, Jr and Ali Akbary


Chapter 25: Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
of Supraventricular and Ventricular Arrhythmias 238
Nitish Badhwar, William E. Sanders, Jr, and Melvin M. Scheinman


Chapter 26: Cardiac Pacemakers and Defibrillators 247
Margaret C. Herbst and William E. Sanders, Jr


V. VALVULAR HEART DISEASE
Section Editor: Thomas M. Bashore


Chapter 27: Aortic Stenosis 256
Timothy A. Mixon and Gregory J. Dehmer

Chapter 28: Aortic Insufficiency 265
Timothy A. Mixon and Gregory J. Dehmer


Chapter 29: Mitral Valve Disease 274
Thomas R. Griggs


Chapter 30: Mitral Valve Prolapse 283
Lee R. Goldberg and Park W. Willis IV


Chapter 31: Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valve Disease 290
David A. Tate


Chapter 32: Infective Endocarditis 296
Lisa B. Hightow and Meera Kelley


Chapter 33: Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty 308
Thomas M. Bashore


Chapter 34: Surgical Treatment for Valvular Heart Disease 324
Peter J. K. Starek


VI. PERICARDIAL DISEASES
Section Editor: George A. Stouffer


Chapter 35: Pericardial Disease: Clinical Features and Treatment 334
Christopher D. Chiles and George A. Stouffer


Chapter 36: Pericardial Disease: Diagnosis and Hemodynamics 346
Thomas M. Bashore


VII. VASCULAR DISEASES
Section Editor: Cam Patterson


Chapter 37: Angiogenesis and Atherosclerosis 362
Cam Patterson


Chapter 38: Diagnostic Techniques in Vascular Disease 367
Alan L. Hinderliter and Walter A. Tan


Chapter 39: Hypertension 376
Alan L. Hinderliter and Romulo E. Colindres


Chapter 40: Renal Artery Stenosis 386
George A. Stouffer, Christopher R. Kroll, and Walter A. Tan


Chapter 41: Interventional Approaches for Peripheral Arterial Disease 397
Walter A. Tan and Matthew A. Mauro

Chapter 42: Surgery for Peripheral Vascular Diseases 406
Robert Mendes, Mark A. Farber, and Blair A. Keagy


VIII. CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE
Section Editor: G. William Henry


Chapter 43: An Approach to Children With
Suspected Congenital Heart Disease 418
G. William Henry


Chapter 44: Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease 429
John L. Cotton and G. William Henry


Chapter 45: Cardiac Catheter Interventions for Congenital Heart Disease 443
Gregory H. Tatum and Elman G. Frantz


Chapter 46: Surgical Interventions for Congenital Heart Disease 456
Alden M. Parsons, G. William Henry, and Michael R. Mill


Chapter 47: Arrhythmias in Congenital Heart Disease 467
Scott H. Buck


Chapter 48: Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
in Children With Congenital Heart Disease 479
James P. Loehr


Chapter 49: Kawasaki Disease 484
Blair V. Robinson


Chapter 50: Congenital Coronary Anomalies 491
S. Adil Husain, Brett C. Sheridan, and Michael R. Mill


IX. SYSTEMIC DISEASES AND THE HEART
Section Editor: David R. Clemmons


Chapter 51: Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy 498
Eileen A. Kelly


Chapter 52: Aging and the Cardiovascular System 507
Walter A. Tan


Chapter 53: Neuromuscular Diseases and the Heart 517
Ajmal Masood Gilani and Colin D. Hall


Chapter 54: Cardiovascular Manifestations of Endocrine Diseases 528
David R. Clemmons

Chapter 55: Connective Tissue Diseases and the Heart 543
Yevgeniy Sheyn and Mary Anne Dooley


Chapter 56: Cardiac Tumors 554
Hanna Kelly and Mark A. Socinski


Chapter 57: Pulmonary Hypertension and Thromboembolic Disease 562
Timothy C. Nichols and Thomas R. Griggs


Chapter 58: Substance Abuse and the Heart 573
David A. Tate


Chapter 59: HIV and the Heart 578
Kristine B. Patterson and Joseph J. Eron


X. AFFECTING HEART DISEASE–FUTURE DIRECTIONS
Section Editor: Marschall S. Runge


Chapter 60: Cardiovascular Epidemiology 586
Georgeta D. Vaidean


Chapter 61: Cardiovascular Disease in Women and Special Populations 594
Eileen A. Kelly and Sidney C. Smith, Jr


Chapter 62: Genetics in Cardiovascular Disease 601
Marschall S. Runge


Chapter 63: Effects of Exercise on Cardiovascular Health 609
Chin K. Kim, Srikanth Ramachandruni, Eileen M. Handberg, Richard S. Schofield,
Edith E. Bragdon, and David S. Sheps


Chapter 64: Lipid Abnormalities and Risk Factor Reduction 619
Ross J. Simpson, Jr and Sidney C. Smith, Jr


Chapter 65: Cardiovascular Effects of Air Pollutants 627
Wayne E. Cascio, Milan J. Hazucha, Philip A. Bromberg, and Robert B. Devlin


Index 633