Clinical Cardio-oncology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323442275, 9780323462396

Clinical Cardio-oncology

1st Edition

Authors: Joerg Herrmann
eBook ISBN: 9780323462396
eBook ISBN: 9780323462389
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323442275
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 3rd November 2016
Page Count: 520
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Description

Clinical Cardio-oncology is a comprehensive, clinically focused title for cardiologists, oncologists, and specialists in cardio-oncology programs who need up-to-date knowledge about the cardiovascular effects of cancer treatment, especially on long-term cancer survivors. This brand-new resource covers the implementation of cardio-oncology into your practice, while a strong focus on patient management offers helpful information on coordinating care before, during, and after therapy. Its highly organized four-section format allows readers to quickly and easily locate relevant information.

Key Features

  • Comprised of four sections for quick and easy reference: Oncology and Hematology Principles; Cardiac Complications from Cancer Therapy; Coordination of Care; and Cardio-oncology in Practice.
  • Includes online case studies focused on the structure and implementation of cardio-oncology care.
  • Provides expert wisdom from cardio-oncology authorities around the world, as well as consultation and perspectives from pioneers in the field of oncology.
  • Highlights the principles of cancer therapies, including radiation and tumor therapy, as well as pre-, intra-, and post-therapy cardiology evaluation.
  • Boasts chapters on implementing cardio-oncology into practice: primary cancer centers, comprehensive referral centers, group practices, and educational needs and goals for fellowship programs.
  • Advises on how to coordinate care for the patient at every stage of treatment (pre-therapy, during therapy, after therapy, and end-of-life).
  • Presents detailed information on various cardiac complications from cancer therapy, such as cardiomyopathy, vascular disease, arrhythmias, and hypertension.
  • Teaches the principles of oncology and hematology with coverage of different therapy types and cardiac tumors.
  • Includes a comprehensive drug guide.
  • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Table of Contents

 

Section I ONCOLOGY AND HEMATOLOGY PRINCIPES FOR THE CARDIOLOGIST

1 Principles of Cancer Treatment

2 Introduction to Systematic Antineoplastic Treatments of Cardiologists

3 Basics of Radiation Therapy

4 Cardiac Tumors: Overview and Pathology

5. Cardiac Tumors: Imaging

6. Cardiac Tumors: Treatment

7 Subtypes of Cancer Involving the Heart

Section II CARDIAC COMPLICATIONS FROM CANCER THERAPY

8 Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiomyopathy

9 Vascular Toxicities of Cancer Therapies

10 Cardiovascular Complications from Cancer Therapy: Hypertension-Focus on Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Inhibitors

11 Thromboembolic Disease in Cancer

12 Pericardial Disease and Effusion

13 Arrhythmias and QTc Prolongations

14 Radiation-Induced Heart Disease: Long-Term Manifestations, Diagnosis, and Management

15 Miscellaneous Syndromes (Takotsubo’s Orthostasis, and Differentiation Syndrome)

Section III COORDINATION OF CARE AT DIFFERENT STAGES OF CANCER TREATMENT

16 Diagnostic Tests in Cardio-oncology

17 Pretherapy Cardiology Evaluation

18 Intratherapy Cardiology Evaluation

19 Cardiovascular Effects of Anthracycline

20 Supportive and Palliative Care and Issues in Cardio-oncology

Section IV CARDIO-ONCOLOGY IN PRACTICE

21 Cardio-oncology in Practice: Goals and Principles

22 Structure and Implementation of Cardio-oncology

23 Cardio-oncology Fellowship Programs

Details

No. of pages:
520
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323462396
eBook ISBN:
9780323462389
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323442275

About the Author

Joerg Herrmann

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota