Depression and Heart Failure, An Issue of Heart Failure Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455704576

Depression and Heart Failure, An Issue of Heart Failure Clinics, Volume 7-1

1st Edition

Authors: Philip Binkley Stephen Gottlieb
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455704576
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd December 2010
Page Count: 168

Description

The presence of depression in patients with cardiovascular disease has been strongly associated with detrimental effects in terms of morbidity and mortality.  This issue thoroughly examines the link between depression and heart disease, helping cardiologists to recognize depression in their patients so they can try to avert its serious consequences.  The topics reviewed include screening for depression, the impact of depression on heart failure, beta blockers and depression, and ICDs and depression.


Details

No. of pages:
168
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455704576

About the Authors

Philip Binkley Author

Affiliations and Expertise

OSU College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio

Stephen Gottlieb Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD