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  • Challenging Cases in Echocardiography

    Challenging Cases in Echocardiography

    Itzhak Kronzon, Paul A. Tunick

    This book presents 92 unusual and challenging cases from the world-renowned echocardiography laboratory at New York University Medical Center. Coverage represents the full range of unusual and difficult-to-interpret echocardiography cases that frequently confront physicians in practice.

    Each case begins with a short clinical presentation and pertinent echocardiographic images, followed by multiple-choice questions on diagnosis and management. The questions are followed by answers, discussions, and confirming illustrations. A section on follow-up is included where appropriate. The book contains more than 400 echocardiographic images, including 250 in full color.

    A bound-in CD-ROM provides images from the text plus video clips associated with many cases.

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  • ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

    ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick!, 2e

    Lippincott
    Updated with new treatments and algorithms, ECG Facts Made Incredibly Quick! Second Edition provides instant access to information that every nurse needs for safe patient care. The book fits comfortably into a pocket, and the wipeable page surface allows nurses to write notes and remove them easily. Coverage includes basic electrocardiography including cardiac conduction, lead placement, and heart rate calculation; rhythm strip interpretation; causes, signs and symptoms, interventions, and treatment for arrhythmias; 12-lead and 15-lead ECG interpretation; ECG changes with angina, MI, pericarditis, and bundle branch block; and antiarrhythmic drugs, pacemakers, and ICDs. Scores of ECG waveforms, treatment algorithms, and charts are included. Distinctive-colored tabs identify each section.
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  • Feigenbaum's Echocardiography

    Feigenbaum's Echocardiography, 7e

    William F. Armstrong, Thomas Ryan

    The thoroughly revised Seventh Edition of Feigenbaum's Echocardiography reflects recent changes in the technology and clinical use of echocardiography. Highlights include over 1,600 illustrations, 600 in full color; detailed discussions on the use of three-dimensional echocardiography and perfusion imaging; and new information on the mechanics and utility of Strain and Strain rate imaging. Many new images complement the state-of-the-art information on technological advances. Current AHA/ACC guidelines are included for each chapter.

    An accompanying DVD contains tutorials on echo interpretation with voiceover and animations.

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  • Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine

    Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, 4e

    Brian P. Griffin
    Inside the Fourth Edition of the Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, you’ll find practical and effective approaches to common clinical syndromes—including clear guidance on administration of commonly prescribed medications and descriptions of proven therapeutic procedures. This best selling manuals’s concise outline format and colorful design make essential facts easy to find. An ideal reference for the resident, fellow, practicing cardiologist, or nurse-practitioner treating patients with cardiovascular disease. 

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  • Principles of Exercise Testing and Interpretation

    Principles of Exercise Testing and Interpretation, 5e

    Including Pathophysiology and Clinical Applications

    Karlman Wasserman, James E. Hansen, Darryl Y. Sue, William W. Stringer, Kathy E. Sietsema, Xing-Guo Sun, Brian J. Whipp

    Discover what exercise testing can reveal about cardiopulmonary, vascular, and muscular health. Now in its Fifth Edition, Principles of Exercise Testing and Interpretation continues to deliver timely information on the physiology and pathophysiology of exercise and their relevance to clinical medicine.

    The text begins by explaining the processes by which cells receive oxygen and dispose of carbon dioxide produced as a byproduct of exercise and metabolism. By measuring gas exchange, we can better evaluate cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary functioning, as well as cellular respiration. Detailed discussions explore various types of exercise intolerance, their effects on test results, and clinical diagnoses. Using real-world cases, the text illustrates how cardiopulmonary exercise testing can evaluate the functional competency of each component in the coupling of cellular to external respiration, including the cardiovascular system. Expert authors’ comments, analysis, and conclusions for each case, help to improve readers’ interpretive and diagnostic skills.

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  • The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult

    The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, 3e

    J. V. (Ian) Nixon, Gerard P. Aurigemma, Ann F. Bolger, Michael H. Crawford, Gerald F. Fletcher, Gary S. Francis, Thomas C. Gerber, Welton M. Gersony, Peter Ott, Linda A. Pape, Nanette K. Wenger

    Authored by members of the American Heart Association's Clinical Cardiology Council, The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Third Edition is the perfect source of fast, reliable guidance on diagnosis and management of both common and rare cardiovascular problems. It covers more than 170 problems, diseases, syndromes, and chief complaints in the popular, easy-to-read, two-page 5-Minute Consult format, which includes basic information, diagnosis, treatment, medication, follow-up, ICD-9 codes and patient teaching information. This thoroughly updated edition includes additional topics covering exercise and the heart, coronary arteries from opposite sinus, and perioperative cardiac care for noncardiac surgery along with updated references.

    This edition will also be online at 5-Minute Consult.com and will be available for mobile devices.

     

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  • The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult Mobile

    The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult Mobile, 3e

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    J. V. (Ian) Nixon, Gerard P. Aurigemma, Ann F. Bolger, Michael H. Crawford, Gerald F. Fletcher, Gary S. Francis, Thomas C. Gerber, Welton M. Gersony, Peter Ott, Linda A. Pape, Nanette K. Wenger

    The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Third Edition is now available in electronic format for use with iPhones, Blackberries, and other mobile devices. Authored by members of the American Heart Association's Clinical Cardiology Council, this clinical reference is the perfect source of fast, reliable guidance on diagnosis and management of both common and rare cardiovascular problems.

    It covers more than 170 problems, diseases, syndromes, and chief complaints in the popular, easy-to-scan 5-Minute Consult format, which includes basic information, diagnosis, treatment, medication, follow-up, ICD-9 codes and patient teaching information. This thoroughly updated edition includes additional topics covering exercise and the heart, coronary arteries from opposite sinus, and perioperative cardiac care for noncardiac surgery along with updated references.

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  • Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy of The Heart Study Guide

    Anatomical Chart Company's Illustrated Pocket Anatomy: Anatomy of The Heart Study Guide, 2e

    Anatomical Chart Company

    Now in its Second Edition, Anatomy of the Heart Illustrated Pocket Anatomy folding study guide takes the Anatomical Chart Company's most popular anatomical images and puts them in a durable, portable format that is perfect for the on-the-go student. Printed on a write-on, wipe-off laminated surface, this guide shows numbered anatomical structures and contains answers that can be concealed for easy self-testing and memorization. This edition features a fresh, clean design, updated content, and improved organizational features such as key subject headers at the top of each panel.

    This quick reference includes:

    • Anterior (including cutaway view) and posterior views of heart
    • Coronary arteries and veins, including cross-sections of artery and vein
    • Thorax anatomy
    • Circulation
    • View and text explanation of the cardiac cycle including atrial systole, ventricular systole, and diastole
    • Explanation of blood pressure and lists of normal, low, and high BP levels
    • Illustrations and explanations of cardiac conduction, valves, and electrocardiogram (ECG)

    Size: 9" x 4" folded, unfolded 9" x 24"

    Made in USA

    Illustrated Pocket Anatomy Study Guides available on the following:

    Muscular and Skeletal Systems                 ISBN 9780781778783
    Anatomy of the Heart                                     ISBN 9780781776813
    Vertebral Column and Spine Disorders   ISBN  9780781779820
    Anatomy of the Brain                                     ISBN 9780781776837
    Spinal Nerves and Autonomic 
        Nervous System                                        ISBN 9780781776844
    Circulatory System                                        ISBN 9780781779851
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Respiratory System                                 ISBN 9780781776868
    Anatomy and Disorders of the
        Digestive System                                    ISBN 9780781776882

     Set of 8 Study Guides                                 # PASET8

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  • Anatomy of the Heart Anatomical Chart

    Anatomy of the Heart Anatomical Chart, 2e

    Anatomical Chart Company

  • Auscultation Skills

    Auscultation Skills, 5e

    Breath & Heart Sounds

    Jessica Shank Coviello
    Practitioners and students: see and hear breath and heart sounds with remarkable clarity while perfecting your auscultation technique.

    Auscultation Skills: Breath & Heart Sounds, Fifth Edition, pinpoints exactly how, where, and why breath and heart sounds occur and helps you to differentiate normal from abnormal sounds quickly and accurately. Loaded with clear explanations, colorful illustrations, and linked to online audio cues, this sensational reference spans the simple to the complex and serves as an excellent tool for beginning practitioners and seasoned clinicians who are looking to hone their diagnostic skills and improve their auscultation technique.

    This compact, practical book will improve your ability to auscultate for heart and breath sounds, and enhance your understanding of their physiology. Throughout, the book references corresponding tracks on the accompanying website, enabling users to listen to the sounds immediately after reading about the anatomical and physiologic changes associated with the sounds.
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  • Basic and Bedside Electrocardiography

    Basic and Bedside Electrocardiography

    Romulo F. Baltazar

    Basic and Bedside Electrocardiography is the first book to integrate the basics of ECG interpretation with the most recent clinical guidelines for treating patients with ECG abnormalities. Each concise, bulleted chapter discusses a disease state, gives many tracings as examples, provides clear illustrations of pathophysiology, and offers guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of specific entities.

    More than 600 illustrations aid readers in recognizing commonly encountered ECG abnormalities. Diagrammatic illustrations at the end of most chapters summarize the different ECG abnormalities discussed, to help readers recognize the different arrhythmias more easily. An appendix provides quick-reference information on commonly used intravenous agents.

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  • Best Practices for Transradial Approach in Diagnostic Angiography and Intervention

    Best Practices for Transradial Approach in Diagnostic Angiography and Intervention

    Olivier Bertrand, Sunil Rao
    Best Practices for Transradial Approach in Diagnostic Angiography and Intervention provides an innovative, patient-friendly approach to percutaneous coronary intervention, delivering authoritative guidance on the procedures, as well as solid evidence from clinical studies and experienced facilities. Learn from pioneers and experts in the field how you can improve patient care and optimize outcomes using this efficient and cost-effective technique.
    • Increase your knowledge of the tremendous recent advancements to the transradial approach, and learn the clinical advantages and benefits of this approach compared with the standard femoral approach.
    • Benefit from the combined knowledge of a team of worldwide experts who provide practical “tips and tricks” that help you make the most of this globally acknowledged technique in your practice.
    • Gain insight into all relevant aspects of transradial coronary access, from basic facts and procedural details to complications and non-coronary interventions.
    • Examine an up-to-date, in-depth review and critical analysis of data available in the literature.

    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    •  Dozens of exclusive illustrations that demonstrate the benefits of using the transradial approach in clinical practice.
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • The Cardiac Care Unit Survival Guide

    The Cardiac Care Unit Survival Guide

    Eyal Herzog
    This book is geared toward cardiologists, trainees, and housestaff --anyone who rotates or practices in the CCU--who must grasp the subtleties when treating patients in a cardiac care unit. It is organized  in a way to help you understand the simplified pathophysiology of the disease, the diagnosis modalities, the initial critical care management in the CCU, the clinical care in a step down unit and plan for discharge therapy. 

    Dr. Herzog has developed unified pathways for the management of patients presenting with acute chest pain or its equivalent, acute heart failure, atrial fibrillation and flutter, syncope, cardiac arrest, hypertension and hyperglycemia. Algorithms and pathways for management are provided in each chapter for easy implementation in any health care system. In addition, because specialized units are frightening to the patients and their families, there is a section in each chapter on what the patient and family need to know, that encompasses a capsulated explanation of the condition and treatment management.

    A companion website accompanies the text that includes fully searchable text and patient information.

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  • Cardiac Computed Tomography

    Cardiac Computed Tomography

    Problem-Based Learning

    Milind Y. Desai, Paul Schoenhagen

    Cardiac Computer Tomography: Problem-Based Learning uses a question-and-answer format to build readers’ understanding of this rapidly evolving area of diagnostic imaging and treatment planning. The review covers the technologic advances in imaging that have allowed cardiologists to diagnose, noninvasively, a wide range of cardiac disorders from subclinical atherosclerosis, to obstructive coronary artery disease. 

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  • Cardiac MRI: Guide Book on the Go

    Cardiac MRI: Guide Book on the Go

    Robert W. Biederman, Mark Doyle, June Yamrozik

    This pictorial instructional pocket guide, derived from Cardiovascular MRI Tutorial, is a quick reference for MRI technologists, technologist trainees, and radiology or cardiology residents or fellows. Routine cardiac imaging protocols are presented in step-by-step fashion for immediate reference during an MRI examination. Each chapter displays a specific protocol from start to finish, including positioning, anatomy, and sequence terminology, with easy-to-follow illustrative images. Coverage includes protocols for cardiac function; cardiac function/viability; cardiac function/non-ischemic viability; arch; arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C); pulmonary vein electrophysiology (EP) ablation; constrictive pericarditis; atrial or ventricular septal defect (ASD or VSD); anomalous coronaries; and cardiac thalassemia.

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  • Cardiología. Bases fisiopatológicas de las cardiopatías

    Cardiología. Bases fisiopatológicas de las cardiopatías, 6e

    Bases fisiopatológicas de las cardiopatías

    Leonard Lilly

    La nueva edición del libro Cardiología. Bases fisiopatológicas de las cardiopatías está específicamente diseñado para introducir al médico en formación en la demandante especialidad de Cardiología.

    Características principales:
    • Bases sólidas que proporcionan justo lo que el estudiante de medicina necesita en su formación como médico de primer contacto
    • Texto claro y de fácil comprensión que explica el origen de las patologías cardiacas
    • Excelente y muy útil descripción de los principales fármacos de aplicación cardiovascular
    • Más y mejores electrocardiogramas
    • Rediseño casi completo del contenido en figuras
    • El apartado destinado a resumen se amplió con la finalidad de cubrir todos los puntos implicados en el capítulo  
    • Contiene la información necesaria para el estudiante de medicina
    • Como complemento electrónico agregaremos:
    • -          Casos clínicos
    • Preguntas de opción múltiple con respuesta

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  • Cardiology Intensive Board Review

    Cardiology Intensive Board Review, 3e

    Leslie Cho, Brian P. Griffin
    Ace your cardiovascular medicine certification or recertification exam with The Cardiology Intensive Board Review Question Book – the bestselling exam prep resource from the Cleveland Clinic! Hundreds of case-based review questions, written in the same format as the ABIM cardiovascular medicine boards, challenge your knowledge of the full range of topics you’ll face on the exam.

    Features
    • Ensure highly targeted, high-yield preparation with content areas covered in the same proportion as those on the actual exam.
    • Supplement gaps in your knowledge by exploring complete discussions of why each answer is correct or incorrect, with references to the literature for further study.
    • Assess your mastery of the latest topics with abundant new questions on cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology, congenital heart disease, hypertension, and much more.
    • Prepare efficiently and effectively thanks to a user-friendly full-color design, filled with images and tables comparable to those used on the boards.
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • Cardiovascular Disease Anatomical Chart

    Cardiovascular Disease Anatomical Chart, 2e

    Anatomical Chart Company

    This second edition of the Anatomical Chart Company's Cardiovascular Disease is a useful chart that shows normal heart antomy and various cardiovascular diseases.  All illustrations are labeled and diseases are textually explained
    Features:
     normal heart anatomy :
                posterior view
                anterior view 
    coronary arteries
    conduction system and electrocardiogram (ECG)
    cardiac cycle
    The following  cardiovascular diseases are illustrated and explained: 
    coronary heart disease
    polyarteritis nodosa (PAN)
    Kawasaki's disease
    angina
    myocardial infarction (heart attack)
    cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
    aortic aneurysm
    left ventricular hypertrophy 
    congestive heart failure

    Made in the USA.

    Available in the following versions :    

    •   20" x 26" heavy paper laminated with grommets at top corners   ISBN  9781587798412
    •   20" x 26" heavy paper                                                                             ISBN  9781587798405
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  • Cardiovascular MRI Tutorial

    Cardiovascular MRI Tutorial

    Lectures and Learning

    Robert W. Biederman, Mark Doyle, June Yamrozik

    This text/DVD package is ideally suited for training courses for cardiologists and radiologists seeking certification to perform and interpret cardiovascular MRI (CMR) examinations. The authors present 37 lectures that systematically explain all key aspects of CMR. Coverage begins with an overview of principles, equipment, and imaging methods and proceeds to imaging protocols and clinical applications. An Advanced Training section includes details of imaging techniques, vascular imaging techniques, specialized cardiac imaging, and artifacts.

    The text and the PowerPoint lectures on the DVD complement each other in a unique way. The book mirrors the content of the lectures and provides full explanations of concepts that are well illustrated in the slides.
    DVD for Windows (PC only; Mac is available upon request).

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  • The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review

    The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review, 2e

    Brian P. Griffin, Samir R. Kapadia, Curtis M. Rimmerman

    The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review, 2nd Edition continues to offer thorough preparation for board certification and recertification exams in cardiology. It is written by distinguished clinicians from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation's Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and based on the Cleveland Clinic Foundation's popular annual Intensive Review of Cardiology course.

    The book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art review of every area of contemporary cardiovascular medicine. Emphasis is on board relevant clinical material and accurate real-world clinical decision making. More than 500 illustrations and numerous tables facilitate quick review. Board-format questions with answers and explanations appear at the end of each chapter. Plus, with this edition you have access to an online companion website with fully searchable text and a question bank for access to the content anytime, anywhere.

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