Kirklin/Barratt-Boyes Cardiac Surgery

4th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print (2-Volume Set)

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Table of Contents

Part I: General Considerations

Chapter 1: Anatomy, Dimensions, and Terminology

Chapter 2: Hypothermia, Circulatory Arrest, and Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Chapter 3: Myocardial Management During Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Chapter 4: Anesthesia for Cardiovascular Surgery

Chapter 5: Postoperative Care

Chapter 6: Generating Knowledge from Information, Data, and Analyses

Part II: Ischemic Heart Disease

Chapter 7: Stenotic Arteriosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease

Chapter 8: Left Ventricular Aneurysm

Chapter 9: Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect

Chapter 10: Mitral Regurgitation from Ischemic Heart Disease

Part III: Acquired Valvar Heart Disease

Chapter 11: Mitral Valve Disease With or Without Tricuspid Valve Disease

Chapter 12: Aortic Valve Disease

Chapter 13: Combined Aortic and Mitral Valve Disease With or Without Tricuspid Valve Disease

Chapter 14: Tricuspid Valve Disease

Chapter 15: Infective Endocarditis

Part IV: Other Cardiac Conditions

Chapter 16: Cardiac Rhythm Disturbance

Chapter 17: Cardiac Trauma

Chapter 18: Cardiac Tumor

Chapter 19: Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy

Chapter 20: Cardiomyopathy

Chapter 21: Cardiac Transplantation

Chapter 22: Mechanical Circulatory Support

Chapter 23: Pericardial Disease

Part V: Diseases of the Thoracic Arteries and Veins

Chapter 24: Acute Traumatic Aortic Disruption

Chapter 25: Acute Aortic Dissection

Chapter 26: Chronic Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aor

Details

No. of pages:
2256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323247405
Electronic ISBN:
9781455746057
Print ISBN:
9781416063919

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