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ISBN: 9780323611862
Page Count: 2040
Imprint: Saunders
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Braunwald's Heart Disease Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 10th Edition

by Robert O. Bonow, MD, MS, Douglas L. Mann, MD, Douglas P. Zipes, MD and Peter Libby, MD, PhD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Braunwald's Heart Disease Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,10th Edition
ISBN: 9780323611862
Page Count: 2040
Imprint: Saunders
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2015 BMA Medical Book Awards 1st Prize Award Winner in Cardiology Category! Ideal for cardiologists who need to keep abreast of rapidly changing scientific foundations, clinical research results, and evidence-based medicine, Braunwald’s Heart Disease is your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of contemporary cardiology. It helps you apply the most recent knowledge in personalized medicine, imaging techniques, pharmacology, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, and much more!

In keeping with the rapid pace of advances in the field of cardiovascular medicine, the Expert Consult eBook is updated frequently with the results of late-breaking clinical trials, reviews of important new research publications, and updates on clinical practice authored by leaders in the field. These online supplements are selected and edited masterfully by Dr. Eugene Braunwald.

    • Practice with confidence and overcome your toughest challenges with advice from the top minds in cardiology today, who synthesize the entire state of current knowledge and summarize all of the most recent ACC/AHA practice guidelines.
    • Locate the answers you need fast thanks to a user-friendly, full-color design with more than 1,200 color illustrations.
      • Take advantage of a robust update program that includes Hot off the Press commentary, Late-Breaking Clinical Trials, and Focused Reviews.
      • Learn from leading international experts, including 53 new authors.
      • Explore brand-new chapters, such as Principles of Cardiovascular Genetics and Biomarkers, Proteomics, Metabolomics, and Personalized Medicine.
      • Access new and updated guidelines covering Diseases of the Aorta, Peripheral Artery Diseases, Diabetes and the Cardiovascular System, Heart Failure, and Valvular Heart Disease.
      • Stay abreast of the latest diagnostic and imaging techniques and modalities, such as three-dimensional echocardiography, speckle tracking, tissue Doppler, computed tomography, and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
      • Research coverage of important topics in cardiology, including atrial fibrillation, aortic stenosis, and pulmonary hypertension.
      • Access online videos covering the scope of heart disease, including percutaneous coronary intervention, valvular heart disease, and cardiac magnetic resonance.
      • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices.
    • Part 1 Fundamentals of Cardiovascular Disease

      1. Global Burden of Cardiovascular Disease

      2. Heart Disease in Varied Populations

      3. Ethics in Cardiovascular Medicine

      4. Clinical Decision Making and Cost Effectiveness

      5. Measurement and Improvement of Quality of Cardiovascular Care

      6. Critical Evaluation of Clinical Trials

      Part 2 Genetics and Personalized Medicine

      7. Overview of Personalized Cardiovascular Medicine

      8. Principles of Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics

      9. Drug Therapeutics and Personalized Medicine

      10. Biomarkers, Proteomics and Metabolomics in Personalized medicine

      Part 3 Evaluation of the Patient

      11. The History and Physical Examination: An Evidence-Based Approach

      12. Electrocardiography

      Guidelines: Electrocardiography

      13. Exercise Stress Testing

      Guidelines: Exercise Stress Testing

      14. Echocardiography

      Guidelines- Appropriate Use Criteria: Echocardiography

      15. The Chest Radiograph in Cardiovascular Disease

      16. Nuclear Cardiology

      Guidelines- Appropriate Use Criteria: Nuclear Cardiology

      17. Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

      Guidelines- Appropriate Use Criteria: Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

      18. Cardiac Computed Tomography

      Guidelines- Appropriate Use Criteria: Cardiac Computed Tomography

      19. Cardiac Catheterization

      20. Coronary Angiography and Intracoronary Imaging

      Guidelines: Coronary Arteriography

      Part 4 Heart Failure

      21. Mechanisms of Cardiac Contraction and Relaxation

      22. Pathophysiology of Heart Failure

      23. Clinical Assessment and Heart Failure

      24. Diagnosis and Management of Acute Heart Failure

      25. Management of Heart Failure Patients with Reduced Ejection Fraction

      Guidelines: Management of Heart Failure

      26. Devices for Monitoring and Managing Heart Failure

      27. Heart Failure with Normal Ejection Fraction

      28. Surgical Management of Heart Failure

      29. Assisted Circulation in the Treatment of Heart Failure

      30. Cardiovascular Regeneration and Gene Therapy

      31. Care of Patients with End-Stage Heart Disease

      Part 5 Arrhythmias, Sudden Death, and Syncope

      32. Genetic Bases of Cardiac Arrhythmias

      33. Genesis of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Electrophysiological Considerations

      34. Diagnosis of Cardiac Arrhythmias

      Guidelines: Ambulatory Electrocardiographic and Electrophysiological Testing

      35. Therapy for Cardiac Arrhythmias

      36. Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators

      Guidelines: Cardiac Pacemakers and Cardioverter-Defibrillators

      37. Specific Arrhythmias: Diagnosis and Treatment

      38. Atrial Fibrillation: Clinical Features, Mechanisms, and Management Guidelines: Atrial Fibrillation

      39. Cardiac Arrest and Sudden Cardiac Death

      40. Hypotension and Syncope

      Part 6 Preventive Cardiology

      41. The Vascular Biology of Atherosclerosis

      42. Risk Factors and the Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease

      43. Systemic Hypertension: Mechanisms and Diagnosis

      44. Systemic Hypertension: Therapy

      Guidelines: Treatment of Hypertension

      45. Lipoprotein Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease

      46. Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease

      47. Exercise-Based, Comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation

      48. Integrative Approaches to Management of Patients with Heart Disease

      Part 7 Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

      49. Coronary Blood Flow and Myocardial Ischemia

      50. Approach to the Patient with Chest Pain

      51. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Pathology, Pathophysiology, and Clinical Features

      52. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Management

      53. Unstable Angina and Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction Acute Coronary Syndrome

      54. Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

      55. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

      56. Percutaneous Therapies for Structural Heart Disease in Adults

      57. Diseases of the Aorta

      58. Peripheral Arterial Diseases

      59. Prevention and Management of Stroke

      60. Endovascular Treatment of Noncoronary Obstructive Vascular Disease

      61. Diabetes and the Cardiovascular System

      Part 8 Diseases of the Heart, Pericardium, and Pulmonary Vasculature Bed

      62. Congenital Heart Disease

      63. Valvular Heart Disease

      64. Cardiovascular Infections: Infective Endocarditis and Device Infections

      65. The Dilated, Restrictive, and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies

      66. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

      67. Myocarditis

      68. Chemical Cardiomyopathies

      69. Cardiooncology: Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer Therapeutics

      70. Cardiovascular Abnormalities in HIV-Infected Individuals

      71. Pericardial Diseases

      72. Traumatic Heart Disease

      73. Pulmonary Embolism

      74. Pulmonary Hypertension

      75. Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease

      Part 9 Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations

      76. Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly

      77. Cardiovascular Disease in Women

      78. Pregnancy and Heart Disease

      79. Exercise and Sports Cardiology

      80. Perioperative Management in Noncardiac and Cardiac Surgery

      Part 10 Cardiovascular Disease and Disorders of Other Organs

      81. Endocrine Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease

      82. Hemostasis, Thrombosis, Fibrinolysis, and Cardiovascular Disease

      83. Rheumatic Fever

      84. Rheumatic Diseases and the Cardiovascular System

      85. Tumors Affecting the Cardiovascular System

      86. Psychiatric and Behavioral Aspects of Cardiovascular Disease

      87. Neurologic Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease

      88. Interface Between Renal Disease and Cardiovascular Illness

      89. Cardiovascular Manifestations of Autonomic Disorders

    • Robert O. Bonow, MD, MS, Max and Lilly Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Cardiology, Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine, Director, Center for Cardiac Innovation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, Douglas L. Mann, MD, Lewin Chair and Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology, and Physiology, Chief, Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine; Cardiologist-in-Chief, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, Douglas P. Zipes, MD, Distinguished Professor, Division of Cardiology and the Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana and Peter Libby, MD, PhD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine,Harvard Medical School,Brigham and Women ’ s Hospital,Boston, Massachusetts
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