Pericardial Diseases, An Issue of Cardiology Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323548731, 9780323548748

Pericardial Diseases, An Issue of Cardiology Clinics, Volume 35-4

1st Edition

Authors: Jae Oh William Miranda Terrence Welch
eBook ISBN: 9780323548748
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323548731
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 18th October 2017

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Table of Contents

Cardiology Clinics

Pericardial Diseases

Preface: The Pericardium: Simple and Innocent, but Complex and Fascinating

Pericardial Effusion and Compressive Disorders of the Heart: Influence of New Technology on Unraveling its Pathophysiology and Hemodynamics

Anatomy and Physiology of the Pericardium

Imaging of the Pericardium: A Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging Update

Acute and Recurrent Pericarditis

Pericardial Effusion

Cardiac Tamponade

Constrictive Pericarditis

Effusive-Constrictive Pericarditi

Contemporary Techniques of Pericardiectomy for Pericardial Disease

Percutaneous Therapy in Pericardial Diseases

Neoplastic Pericardial Disease

Congenital Abnormalities of the Pericardium

Tuberculous and Infectious Pericarditis


This issue of Cardiology Clinics, edited by Jae K. Oh, William Miranda, and Terrence D. Welch, will cover a broad range of topics related to Pericardial Disease. Subjects discussed include, but are not limited to: Anatomy and Physiology of the Pericardium; Imaging of the Pericardium, Acute and Recurrent Pericarditis; Tuberculous and Infectious Pericarditis; Pericardial Involvement in Systemic Diseases / Special Forms; Cardiac Tamponade; Constrictive Pericarditis; Effusive-constrictive Pericarditis; Surgical Management; Percutaneous Therapy in Pericardial Diseases; Congenital Abnormalities of the Pericardium, and Neoplastic Pericardial Disease.


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About the Authors

Jae Oh Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN

William Miranda Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Cardiologist Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo Clinic

Terrence Welch Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Staff Cardiologist Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Lebanon, NH Assistant Professor of Medicine Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth