Volume 28-4. Cardiac Rhythm Disorders in Older Adults, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine

1st Edition

Authors:

Description

This issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine focuses on the pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and device therapies in the medical management of cardiac rhythm disorders in the elderly population. It also reviews the epidemiology of arrhythmias and conduction disorders in older adults, atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter: stroke prevention, bradyarrhythmias and conduction disorders, and comorbidities, quality of life, and end-of-life issues in older patients with heart rhythm disorders.

Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455747566
Print ISBN:
9781455749348

About the authors

Michael Rich

Professor, Department of Medicine

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri

Win-Kuang Shen

Affiliations and Expertise

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona