Cardiology

3rd Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors:

  • John DiMarco
  • Michael Crawford
  • Walter Paulus
  • Key Features

    • Offers a problem-based approach that integrates basic science, diagnostic investigations, and therapeutic management in one place for each cardiovascular disease so you can quickly find all of the actionable knowledge you need without flipping from one section to another.
    • Features introductory bulleted highlights in each chapter that present the most pertinent information at a glance.
    • Presents abundant algorithms to expedite clinical decision making.
    • Includes more than 2,000 lavish, high-quality illustrations, color photographs, tables, and ECGs that capture clinical manifestations as they present in practice, and promote readability and retention.

    Table of Contents

    SECTION 1: ATHEROSCLEROSIS & PREVENTION

    Section Editor: David Waters

    Editor: Michael Crawford

    1 Pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, Hansson, Goran and Nilsson, Jan
    2 Genetics, Schunkert, Heribert
    3 Risk Factors for Atherosclerotic Disease, Waters, David
    4 Assessment of cardiac risk, Hobbs, Richard
    5a Special Problems in the Prevention of Cardiac Disease: Diabetes mellitus type 2, Davis, Warren and Brown, W. Virgil
    5b Special Problems in the Prevention of Cardiac Disease: Menopausal women, Davis, Warren and Brown, W. Virgil
    5c Special Problems in the Prevention of Cardiac Disease: Nontraditional risk factors for coronary disease, Waters, David
    6 Therapeutic approaches to the diabetic patient, Sweeney, Mary Ellen
    7 Physical activity and the cardiovascular system, Maniu, Calin and
    Fletcher, Gerald
    8 Therapy of hyperlipidemia, Mosca, Lori and Waters, David
    9a Special Problems in Hyperlipidemia Therapy: Child with hypercholesterolemia, Davis, Warren and Brown, W. Virgil
    9b Special Problems in Hyperlipidemia Therapy: Transplant patient, Davis, Warren and
    Brown, W. Virgil
    9c Special Problems in Hyperlipidemia Therapy: Hypercholesterolemia in the elderly, Davis, Warren and Brown, W. Virgil
    9d Special Problems in Hyperlipidemia Therapy: Elevated lipoprotein, Davis, Warren and Brown, W. Virgil

    NON CARDIAC VASCULAR DISEASES

    10 Arterial diseases of the limbs, Fagrell, Bengt
    11 Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke and Dementia, Miia Kivipelto, Babak Hooshmand, and alina Solomon
    12 Thoracic aorta disease, Wernly, Jorge and Martinez, Jose
    13 Abdominal aortic aneurysms, Shalhoub, Joseph and Franklin, Ian
    14 Venous disease, Lee, Agnes
    15 Surgery for vascular disease, Sillesen, Henrik
    16a Special Problems in Vascular Disease: Compromise of an Internal Thoracic Artery to Coronary Artery Graft by Subclavian Artery Disease

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1984
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780723434856
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702062575