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Title Handbook of cardiac anatomy, physiology, and devices / Paul A. Iaizzo, editor ; foreword by Timothy G. Laske
Edition Second edition
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2009]
©2009
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 659 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Current clinical oncology
Current clinical oncology (Totowa, N.J.)
Contents General features of the cardiovascular system -- Attitudinally correct cardiac anatomy -- Cardiac development -- Anatomy of the thoracic wall, pulmonary cavities, and mediastinum -- Anatomy of the human heart -- Comparative cardiac anatomy -- The coronary vascular system and associated medical devices -- The pericardium -- Congenital defects of the human heart: nomenclature and anatomy -- Cellular myocytes -- The cardiac conduction system -- Autonomic nervous system -- Cardiac and vascular receptors and signal transduction -- Reversible and irreversible damage to the myocardium: new ischemic syndromes, ischemia/reperfusion injury, and cardioprotection -- The effects of anesthetic agents on cardiac function -- Blood pressure, heart tones, and diagnoses -- Basic ECG theory, 12-lead recordings and their interpretation -- Mechanical aspects of cardiac performance -- Energy metabolism in the normal and diseased heart
Introduction to echocardiography -- Monitoring and managing the critically ill patient in the intensive care unit -- Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging -- A historical perspective of cardiovascular devices and techniques associated with the University of Minnesota -- Pharmacotherapy for cardiac diseases -- Animal models for cardiac research -- Catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias -- Pacing and defibrillation -- Cardiac resynchronization therapy -- Cardiac mapping therapy -- Cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegia -- Heart valve disease -- Less invasive cardiac surgery -- Transcatheter valve repair and replacement -- Cardiac septal defects: treatment via the Amplatzer family of devices -- Harnessing cardiopulmonary interactions to improve circulation and outcomes after cardiac arrest and other states of low blood pressure -- End-stage congestive heart failure: ventricular assist devices -- Cell transplantation for ischemic heart disease -- Emerging cardiac devices and technologies
Summary Provides information on the anatomic features, underlying physiologic mechanisms, and treatments for diseases of the heart
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Heart -- Anatomy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heart -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heart -- Physiology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heart -- anatomy & histology.
Heart -- physiology.
Heart Diseases -- diagnosis.
Heart Diseases -- therapy.
Heart-Assist Devices.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Iaizzo, Paul A.
LC no. 2009920269
ISBN 1603273727 (e-ISBN)
9781603273725