ISBN 9780323024761,Cardiac Arrhythmias: A Clinical Approach

Cardiac Arrhythmias: A Clinical Approach



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9780323024761

ISBN-10 0323024769


Number of Pages 400 Pages
Language (English)

Cardiovascular medicine

This practical resource provides essential guidance on the pathogenesis and clinical presentation of all common and uncommon arrhythmias. It facilitates a rapid understanding of diagnosis and management, and discusses the complete range of therapeutic options available. Inside, readers will find in-depth discussions on the role of currently available drugs ?? interventional techniques ?? and the latest devices and developments, all reflecting published guidelines and evidence-based recommendations. Full-color photographs, line drawings, tables, and flow charts present vital information in an easily understandable and easily retainable format.

Covers the recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of common and uncommon arrhythmias in an easy-to-retain format.
Summarizes the risks and benefits of electrophysiologic, pharmacologic, and surgical therapies.
Discusses both medical and non-medical treatment options from an evidence-based perspective.
Presents the hottest topics in the field, including cardio-defibrillators ?? cardioversion (the restoration of normal rhythm of the heart by electrical shock) ?? and the latest drugs used for arrhythmia disorders.
Prepares the clinician for recertification.
Features full-color photographs, line drawings, tables, and flow charts.
Integrates disease mechanisms, clinical signs, and the full range of therapeutic options within a single, accessible resource.