Approaches to Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion, An Issue of Interventional Cardiology Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323290029, 9780323290036

Approaches to Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion, An Issue of Interventional Cardiology Clinics, Volume 3-2

1st Edition

Authors: Randall Lee
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323290029
eBook ISBN: 9780323290036
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th April 2014

Description

This issue of Interventional Cardiology Clinics examines approaches to left atrial appendage exclusion. Topics include stroke and bleeding risks in patients with atrial fibrillation, embryology and anatomy, rationale, catheter-based endocardial closure, pericardial access, catheter-based epicardial closure, surgical closure, device and left atrial appendage specific characteristic for successful closure, clinical results, the role of CTA and MRA imaging, imaging with TEE, post-procedural management, and prevention and management of complications. 

 "…An excellent book, written by experts in the field...I would highly recommend it to medical and surgical staff interested in this subject." Reviewed by Perfusion, Apr 2015


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323290036
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323290029

About the Authors

Randall Lee Author

Affiliations and Expertise

UCSF