Comprehensive Coronary Care

4th Edition

Authors:

  • Nigel Jowett
  • David Thompson
    • Electronic ISBN 9780702037498

    Key Features

    • Up to date coverage of a rapidly developing field
    • Offers a multi-disciplinary approach to coronary care
    • Easy to read and therefore easily understood
    • Research/evidence based content ensures best practice

    Table of Contents

    Introduction to coronary care. Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology. Risk factors and primary prevention. Assessing the patient. Investigation and monitoring of patients with CHD. Introduction to the acute coronary syndromes. Management of ST elevation MI. Management of unstable angina and non-ST elevation MI. Nursing patients with acute coronary syndromes. Complications of acute MI and their management. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Management of other conditions presenting to the coronary care unit. Cardiac pacing and implantable defibrillators. Cardiac rehabilitation. Assessing progress and reducing risk in patients with acute coronary syndromes. Percutaneous coronary intervention and cardiac surgery in patients with coronary artery disease. Therapeutics

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702037498