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Title A colour handbook of heart failure : investigation, diagnosis, treatment / Michael D. Sosin [and others]
Published London : Manson Pub., ©2006
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Description 1 online resource (144 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Epidemiology; Clinical Features; Pathogenesis; Investigations; Drugs Affecting the Renin-Agiotensin-Aldosterone System & Diuretics; Beta blockers and Inotropes; Other Vasodilators: Nitrates and Calcium Channel Blockers; Antiarrhythmic and Antithrombotic Therapy in Heart Failure; Non Pharmacological Therapies for Heart Failure; Heart Failure in Primary Care; The Future of Heart Failure Management
Summary Using a strong evidence based approach the authors, who are heart failure specialists, aim to present a detailed overview of the syndrome of heart failure. They include the causes, pathophysiology, investigation, diagnosis and treatment (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) of heart failure with emphasis on recently-published evidence. The book is fully illustrated throughout using colour photographs, radiographic images, electrocardiograms and echocardiograms. This book will be of interest to cardiologists and general physicians in training, general practitioners, cardiac technicians and nurses, and medical students
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Heart Failure -- diagnosis.
Heart Failure -- therapy.
Heart failure -- Chemotherapy
Heart failure -- Diagnosis
Heart failure -- Treatment
Heart failure.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Heart.
Heart failure -- Chemotherapy.
Heart failure -- Diagnosis.
Heart failure -- Treatment.
Heart failure.
MEDICAL -- Cardiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Sosin, Michael D.
ISBN 1282049925
Other Titles Heart failure