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The Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiac Surgical Care

Mobile Medicine Series

Thoroughly revised, this handy manual is filled with practical advice for the entire cardiac care team. It covers all aspects of care of the surgical heart patient—from preoperative assessment to postoperative management to treatment protocols.

General Surgeons, Surgical Residents

Paperback, 512 Pages

Published: September 2007

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-01810-4


  • Section I: Preoperative Assessment

    1. Preoperative Assessment – Miller and Beauman

    Section II: Operative Issues

    2. Cardiovascular Pharmacological Agents – Simmonds, Nyhan, and Berkowitz

    3. Coronary Artery Disease – Hsia, Peck, and Conte

    4. Valvular Heart Disease – Caparelli and Conte

    5. Diseases of the Aorta – Quigley, Williams, and Conte

    6. Surgical Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias – Shah and Baumgartner

    7. Heart Transplantation and Treatment of End-Stage Heart Disease – Williams and Bethea

    8. Mechanical Circulatory Support – Bonde and Conte

    Section III: Postoperative Issues

    9. Postoperative Hemodynamic Management – Dorman and Nyhan

    10. Hemostasis, Coagulopathy, and Tamponade – Haddadin and Farraday

    11. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Renal Function – Dodd

    12. Detection and Management of Postoperative Ischemia – Verde

    13. Postoperative Pulmonary Management – Grogan

    14. Management of Postoperative Cardiac Arrhythmias – Martinez, Warczynski, Wallop, Slater, and Owens

    15. Postoperative Infection in Cardiac Surgery – Hartsell

    16. Neurologic Sequelae of Cardiac Surgery – Weller

    Section IV: Progressive Care and Preparation for Discharge

    17. Anticoagulation – Aumick, Elliot, and Peithman

    18. Physical Rehabilitation – Trottman and Pippenger

    19. Special Care Issues – Moyer, Cafeo, and Lohmann-Edwards

    Appendix A: Management Summaries – Fleischer and Stuart


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