Surgical Implantation of Cardiac Rhythm Devices - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323401265, 9780323429252

Surgical Implantation of Cardiac Rhythm Devices

1st Edition

Authors: Jeanne Poole Lyle Larson
eBook ISBN: 9780323429252
eBook ISBN: 9780323429269
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323401265
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 18th April 2017
Page Count: 264
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Description

Unique in the field, Surgical Implantation of Cardiac Rhythm Devices provides complete, easy-to-follow guidance for safe, effective surgical implantation of pacemakers, ICDs, and other devices. Beginning with surgical anatomy and surgical principles, expert authors provide thorough coverage of surgical technique and procedures – everything from sutures to special circumstances and complications. Detailed, high-quality illustrations show you exactly how to proceed, and each procedure includes an accompanying video clip online.

Key Features

  • Outlines relevant anatomic structures and landmarks, as well as various types of sutures and instruments.
  • Provides authoritative, detailed guidance on transvenous lead placement, including novel or alternative placements, as well as implantation of subcutaneous ICDs.
  • Covers tools and techniques, anesthesia, radiation safety, pitfalls and complications, tips and pearls, patient preparation, postoperative patient management, and follow-up care.
  • Offers expert coverage of pediatric considerations and other special circumstances.
  • Allows you to view surgical procedures and relevant anatomy in video clips online, as well as through extensive, high-quality illustrations in the text.
  • Ideal for EP fellows, practicing electrophysiologists, and cardiologists who perform surgical procedures to implant pacemakers, ICDs, and other devices.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Table of Contents

1. Development of Cardiac Implantable Electrical Devices

2. Surgical Anatomy for the Implanting Physician

3. Surgical Techniques and Tools

4. Anesthesia for Interventional Cardiology

5. Radiation Safety

6. Patient Preparation

7. Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Surgical Implant

8. Transvenous Lead Placement

9. Considerations for Novel or Alternative Lead Placement

10. Implanting the Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator

11. Device Implantation in Pediactrics and Congential Heart Disease

12. Special Circumstances and Obstacles

13. Pitfalls and Complications

14. Prevention, Evaluation and Management of Cardiac Rhythm Device Infections

15. Postoperative Management

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323429252
eBook ISBN:
9780323429269
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323401265

About the Author

Jeanne Poole

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

Lyle Larson

Affiliations and Expertise

Cardiologist, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington