Clinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation and Resynchronization Therapy - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9780323378048, 9780323394840

Clinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation and Resynchronization Therapy

5th Edition

Authors: Kenneth Ellenbogen Bruce Wilkoff G. Neal Kay Chu Pak Lau Angelo Auricchio
eBook ISBN: 9780323394840
eBook ISBN: 9780323394833
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323378048
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 13th May 2016
Page Count: 1248

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  • Expert guidance from world authorities who contribute fresh perspectives on the challenging clinical area of cardiac electrophysiology.

Table of Contents

Ellenbogen et al: Clinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation, and Resynchronization Therapy, 5e

Table of Contents (as of 06/01/15)

SECTION 1: Basic Principles

1 Cardiac Anatomy and Pathology

2 Imaging of Cardiac Anatomy

3 Stimulation and Excitation of Cardiac Tissues

4 Sensing and Detection with Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

5 Device-Based Modulation of the Autonomic Nervous System

6 Tachycardia Termination by Shocks and Pacing

7 Physiology of Cardiac Pacing and Resynchronization

SECTION 2: Engineering and Construction of Devices and Leads

8 Power Sources and Capacitors for Pacemakers and ICDs

9 Lead Connection Systems and Standards For Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

10 Sensors for Implantable Cardiac Pacing Devices

11 Leads and Electrodes for Implantable Electronic Devices

12 Electronic Magnetic Interference and Magnetic Resonance Compatibility

SECTION 3: Established and Emerging Clinical Concepts

13 Pacing for Sinus Node Disease

14 Atrioventricular Conduction System Disease

15 Pacing in Reflex (Neurally-Mediated) Syncopes

16 Defibrillation Therapy

17 Subcutaneous and Alternative Defibrillation Techniques

18 Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

19 Pacing and Defibrillation Use in Pediatric Patients

20 Leadless Pacing

21 Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Inherited Arrhythmia Syndromes

22 Principles and Applications of Computer Modeling in Device Patients

23 The Biological Pacemaker

24 Neural and Spinal Stimulation

25 Implantable Cardiac Rhythm and Hemodynamic Monitors

SECTION 4: Implantation Techniques

26 Pacemaker and ICD Implantation in Adults

27 Pacemaker and ICD Implantation in Children and Congenital Heart Disease

28 Implantation of the Subcutaneous ICD

29 Intraoperative Assessment of Stimulation, Sensing, Detection, and Defibrillation

30 CS Left Ventricular Lead Implantation

31 Non CS-Related LV Lead Implantation

32 Interventional Techniques For Device Implantation

33 Prevention and Treatment of Procedural and Device-Related Complications

34 Device Removal, Replacement, and Upgrades

35 Lead Removal and Extraction

SECTION 5: Follow-up and Programming

36 Timing Cycles of Implantable Devices

37 Pacemaker Programming and Troubleshooting

38 ICD Programming and Troubleshooting

39 CRT Programming and Troubleshooting

40 Remote and In-Person Follow-up of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

41 Perioperative and Periprocedural Management, Electromagnetic Interference, and CIEDs

42 Managing Advisories of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

43 Establishing and Managing a Device Clinic and Databases

44 Social and Ethical Principles of Device Therapy

[SECTION 6: Online-Only Chapter(s)]

45 Radiography


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About the Author

Kenneth Ellenbogen

Affiliations and Expertise

Kontos Professor of Medicine, Chairman, Division of Cardiology, Director, Clinical Electrophysiology Laboratory, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Bruce Wilkoff

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University; Director, Cardiac Pacing and Tachyarrhythmia Devices, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

G. Neal Kay

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Division of Cardiovascular Disease,Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Chu Pak Lau

Affiliations and Expertise

Honorary Clinical Professor, Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, research Center of Heart, Brain, Hormone and Healthy Aging, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China

Angelo Auricchio

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Clinical Electrophysiology Program, Division of Cardiology, Fondazione Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland; Professor of Cardiology, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany