Valvular Heart Disease: A Companion to Braunwald

Valvular Heart Disease: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease

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Internationally renowned cardiologists Drs. Catherine M. Otto and Robert O. Bonow help you to apply all of the latest scientific knowledge and clinical strategies with Valvular Heart Disease, a companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease. This indispensable resource for your everyday practice provides all of the knowledge you need to give your patients the most accurate diagnoses, the best possible heart disease treatment options, and the expert care they deserve.

Audience
Cardiology

Hardbound, 488 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4860-0

Contents

  • 1. Epidemiology of Valvular Heart Disease

    2. Three-Dimensional Anatomy of the Aortic and Mitral Valves

    3. Cellular and Molecular Basis of Calcific Aortic Valve Disease

    4. Clinical and Genetic Risk Factors for Calcific Valve Disease

    5. Left Ventricular Adaptation to Pressure and/or Volume Overload

    6. Echocardiographic Evaluation of Valvular Heart Disease

    7. Evaluation of Valvular Heart Disease for Cardiac Catheterization and Angiography

    8. Evaluation of Valvular Heart Disease by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance and Computed Tomography

    9. Basic Principles of Medical Therapy in the Patient with Valvular Heart Disease

    10. Risk Assessment for Valvular Heart Disease

    11. Aortic Stenosis

    12. Aortic Regurgitation

    13. The Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Associated Aortic Disease

    14. Surgical Approach to Diseases of the Aortic Valve and the Aortic Root

    15. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

    16. Imaging Guidance of Transcatheter Valve Procedures

    17. Rheumatic Mitral Valve Disease

    18. Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease

    19. Secondary Mitral Regurgitation

    20. Mitral Regurgitation: Timing of Surgery

    21. Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement

    22. Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement

    23. Intraoperative Echocardiography for Mitral Valve Surgery

    24. Diseases of the Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valves

    25. Infective Endocarditis

    26. Prosthetic Heart Valves

    27. Valvular Heart Disease in Pregnancy

    Appendix 1: ACC/AHA Guidelines Classification and Levels of Evidence

    Appendix 2: ESC Guidelines Classification and Levels of Evidence

    Index

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