Drugs for the Heart - South Asia Edition - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9788131234624

Drugs for the Heart - South Asia Edition

8th Edition

Authors: Harshwardhan Mardikar
Paperback ISBN: 9788131234624
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 25th December 2013
Page Count: 626

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This South Asia edition of the market-leading cardiac drug resource presents drug and disease scenarios apt for this region. It provides in-depth information on every drug class used to treat heart disease, including the popular "Which Drug for Which Disease" chapter - equipping the practitioners to make effective clinical decisions.

Key Features

• Navigate the latest pharmacologic advances through coverage of the newest drugs and drug classes, as well as all the latest clinical trial results and evidence.

• Effectively manage comorbid diseases.

• Apply international insights—thanks to new global contributors.

• Visualize key pharmacologic and physiologic actions—thanks to dynamic new full-color drawings.

Table of Contents

1 Beta-Blocking Agents

2 Nitrates and Newer Antianginals

3 Calcium Channel Blockers

4 Diuretics

5 Inhibitors of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

6 Heart Failure

7 Antihypertensive Therapies

8 Antiarrhythmic Drugs and Strategies

9 Antithrombotic Agents: Platelet Inhibitors, Acute Anticoagulants, Fibrinolytics, and Chronic Anticoagulants

10 Lipid-Modifying and Antiatherosclerotic Drugs

11 Metabolic Syndrome, Hyperglycemia, and Type 2 Diabetes

12 Which Therapy for Which Condition?


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About the Author

Harshwardhan Mardikar