Category Archives: Cardiovascular

Evidence based cardiology by Salim Yusuf, John A. Cairns, Visit Amazon's A. John Camm

By Salim Yusuf, John A. Cairns, Visit Amazon's A. John Camm Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, A. John Camm, , Ernest L. Fallen, Bernard J. Gersh

McMaster Univ. Hamilton, Canada. finished textual content presents up to date details for the prognosis and administration of many cardiovascular issues. comprises new chapters on scientific trails, fetal origins of heart problems, genetics, nutrition, weight problems, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. CD allows prepared entry to periodic updates. earlier version: c1998.

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Coronary Angiogenesis by E. Edward Bittar (Eds.)

By E. Edward Bittar (Eds.)

This quantity surveys the growth that has been made within the examine of coronary angiogenesis and gives the reader with a basic assurance of the advances within the middle wisdom within the box. it really is transparent that as we achieve a deeper realizing of mechanisms underlying stimulation (and inhibition) of coronary angiogenisis, it will probably turn into attainable to strengthen novel remedies for expanding the expansion and formation of collateral vessels within the ischemic middle. even if study within the area of angiogenesis is progressively drawing close its golden age, the examine of coronary angiogenesis continues to be in its infancy.

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Percutaneous mitral leaflet repair: MitraClip therapy for by Ted Feldman, Frederick St Goar

By Ted Feldman, Frederick St Goar

Mitral regurgitation (MR) impacts hundreds of thousands of sufferers around the globe. it's a progressive condition that can aggravate whilst left untreated, in all probability best to compensatory home improvement of the left ventricle. This may end up in decreased practical ability, terrible caliber of lifestyles, repeat hospitalizations, or even loss of life from middle failure. Open, arrested center surgical procedure has earlier been the healing therapy of selection. notwithstanding, many high-risk sufferers can't tolerate conventional middle surgical procedure and proceed to be afflicted by serious MR.

In Percutaneous Mitral Leaflet fix: MitraClip remedy for Mitral Regurgitation, international experts speak about the scientific software of percutaneous mitral valve cures for this subsect of sufferers, concentrating on the MitraClip device. These new healing advancements will shape an integral part of the interventional cardiologists’ armamentarium in treating MR sufferers and may be of curiosity to each training heart specialist.

Key subject matters include:

  • An evaluate of the anatomy and pathophysiology of the mitral valvular advanced and MR
  • EVEREST trial results, and the advance of percutaneous edge-to-edge repair
  • Updates at the worldwide event with this new therapy
  • Patient choice and the position of percutaneous remedies for high-risk patients
  • Echocardiographic assistance, together with sensible information for using transesophageal echocardiography in the course of a procedure
  • Step-by-step strategies, plus tips and tips for purchasing the simplest effects to your patients
  • Special concerns for treating the returning MR fix sufferer
  • Discussion of the eu event considering that CE approval
  • Future instructions in percutaneous mitral valve therapies

 

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Coronary atherosclerosis: current management and treatment by Chourmouzios Arampatzis, Eugene P McFadden, Lampros K

By Chourmouzios Arampatzis, Eugene P McFadden, Lampros K Michalis, Renu Virmani, Patrick W. Serruys

Coronary Atherosclerosis: present administration and remedy addresses the best reason behind dying around the globe - coronary artery affliction. Atherosclerosis has a vast diversity of disorder manifestations looking on the measure of the stenosis, and the practical prestige of the coronary plaque and is a affliction cardiologists deal with each day. incidence of coronary artery sickness is expanding as a better variety of humans live Read more...

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Handbook of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging by Gerald M. Pohost (ed.), Krishna S. Nayak (ed.)

By Gerald M. Pohost (ed.), Krishna S. Nayak (ed.)

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) is easily proven in medical perform for the prognosis and administration of a big selection of cardiovascular ailments. This expertly written resource deals a wealth of data at the program and function of CMR for prognosis and evaluate of therapy.

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Arteriosclerosis - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference ebook. It supplies a whole clinical dictionary protecting hundreds of thousands of phrases and expressions in terms of arteriosclerosis. It additionally supplies broad lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it presents info to clients on how you can replace their wisdom utilizing numerous net assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with examine devoted to arteriosclerosis. in the event that your time is effective, this e-book is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the net whereas lacking loads of proper details. moment, the ebook additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing 1000's of websites.

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Fast Facts: Heart Failure by Dariusz Korczyk, Thomas H Marwick, Gerry Kaye

By Dariusz Korczyk, Thomas H Marwick, Gerry Kaye

Middle failure is a major public illness that has a tremendous impact on contributors and households, in addition to healthcare budgets worldwide. Written with the non-specialist in brain, quickly proof: middle Failure presents: - a concise dialogue of the pathophysiological mechanisms that result in middle failure - a close evaluation of the reasons and comorbidities of middle failure - easy recommendation on analysis and research - transparent administration ideas, together with fit way of life offerings for sufferers - evidence-based counsel on first- and second-line drug cures and clinical administration that objectives the underlying reason - a entire evaluate of non-pharmacological treatments, together with units and transplantation - very important info on palliative care in end-stage center failure. This compact instruction manual distills loads of complicated info right into a hugely digestible, sensible structure. transparent, informative diagrams and worthwhile pull-out tables supplement the textual content, and a listing of key issues and references for extra interpreting are supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy. it truly is a terrific source for basic care companies, expert nurses and cardiology trainees, and a great creation to center failure for all healthcare pros who deal with the aged.

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Preventive Cardiology: A practical manual by Catriona Jennings, Alison Mead, Jennifer L Jones, Annie

By Catriona Jennings, Alison Mead, Jennifer L Jones, Annie Holden, Susan Connolly, Kornelia Kotseva, David Wood

Heart problems is the most reason for dying throughout Europe, accounting for over 4 million deaths every year. the most ambitions of preventive cardiology are to extend the length and enhance the standard of a patient's lifestyles, and this indispensible guide offers functional recommendation on the right way to constitution and run a preventive cardiology programme, addressing the prevention of heart problems in medical perform via way of life, chance issue and healing administration of sufferers.

The technique defined during this handbook is for sufferers with atherosclerotic heart problems, these at excessive danger of constructing heart problems and likewise for his or her households to supply the precise aid. it's written through the multidisciplinary workforce who coordinated the EUROACTION demonstration undertaking in preventive cardiology in eight international locations in Europe, and gives a entire way of life and cardiovascular probability issue administration method for all excessive probability sufferers and their households. it truly is directed at medical professionals, nurses, dietitians and physiotherapists, actual task experts and different disciplines desirous about the preventive and rehabilitative care of those sufferers.

The handbook takes the pro in the course of the sufferer and kinfolk pathway - from sufferer identity, recruitment of sufferer and kin, finished overview of way of life and cardiovascular danger components, to administration of way of life switch: preventing smoking, making fit nutrients offerings, changing into bodily energetic, reaching a fit weight and form and administration of blood strain, blood lipids and blood glucose to fit degrees. A programme version is defined consisting of either workforce and person one-to-one ways to care. The function of every member of the multi-disciplinary crew is defined including the instruments on hand to accomplish way of life and threat issue switch.

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Transplant-Associated Coronary Artery Vasculopathy by Rohit N. Kulkarni

By Rohit N. Kulkarni

Cardiac transplantation has had an enormous impression at the caliber of existence and toughness of an ever-increasing variety of sufferers. This profit is considerably eroded by means of the improvement of an sped up type of coronary arterial affliction which indicates a few, yet no longer all, of the features of local coronary artery disorder, and itself is without doubt one of the significant symptoms for transplantation.

If cardiac transplantation is to achieve its power, it's necessary to hinder transplant-related coronary sickness. this may merely be performed via thorough knowing of the elemental mechanisms concerned. this would assist in the struggle opposed to local atherosclerosis, which has an immense influence at the group and in combating vascular harm after different stable organ transplantation. so far, there is not any contract or solid instructions in regards to the administration of continual rejection. Transplant-associated coronary illness is a multifactorial illness contributed via genetic components within the donor and recipients. it's also associated with occasions happening in the course of mind demise, harvesting and implantation, and most significantly, occasions after transplantation. The latter occasions could be with ease divided into antigen-dependent and antigen-independent with immunological factors enjoying an element in either.

Recent paintings has led to significant and demanding accumulation of data during this box, rather within the molecular mechanisms and to a point, administration, of the affliction. this data is widely and methodically reviewed during this quantity by means of a gaggle of specialists within the field.

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