|ECMO in the Adult Patient (Core Critical Care)|
by Alain Vuylsteke (Author), Daniel Brodie (Author), Alain Combes (Author), Jo-anne Fowles (Author), Giles Peek (Author)
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is developing rapidly, and is now part of the toolkit for the management of all patients with severe respiratory or cardiac failure. Clinicians of all disciplines are in need of a simple manual, easy and fun to read, that will take them through the management of these patients, explaining the principles of safe and successful practice. Part of the Core Critical Care series, this book is an easy-to-read guide for the aspiring ECMO clinician. Doctors,...
|Heart Failure: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease, 3e|
by Douglas L. Mann MD (Author), G. Michael Felker MD MHS FACC FAHA (Author)
Lead editor of Braunwald’s Heart Disease, Dr. Douglas L. Mann, and nationally and internationally recognized heart failure expert Dr. G. Michael Felker, bring you the latest, definitive state-of-the art information on heart failure in this outstanding Braunwald’s companion volume. Heart Failure, 3rd Edition, keeps you current with recent developments in the field, improved patient management strategies, and new drug therapies and implantable devices that will...
|Clinical Guide to Heart Transplantation|
by Jon Kobashigawa (Editor)
This is a concise review of up-to-date concepts and techniques in the discipline of heart transplantation. It is a review and reference for practitioners managing patients with advanced heart disease, including patients with end-stage heart failure, mechanical circulatory support or transplant recipients. Heart failure is a major public health issue, with a prevalence of over 5.8 million in the USA, and over 23 million worldwide, and rising. The lifetime risk of developing heart failure is one...
|Mechanical Circulatory Support in End-Stage Heart Failure: A Practical Manual|
by Andrea Montalto (Editor), Antonio Loforte (Editor), Francesco Musumeci (Editor), Thomas Krabatsch (Editor), Mark S. Slaughter (Editor), Cristiano Amarelli (Editor)
This book is a detailed practical guide to the use of ventricular assist devices and total artificial hearts to provide mechanical circulatory support (MCS) in patients with end-stage heart failure. It explains why MCS may be indicated, which patients require MCS, when and how to implant ventricular assist devices or a total artificial heart, and how to avoid potential complications of MCS. Management throughout the period of care is described, from preimplantation to follow-up, and both...
|Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 2-Volume Set, 11e|
by Douglas P. Zipes MD (Author), Peter Libby MD PhD (Author), Robert O. Bonow MD MS (Author), Douglas L. Mann MD (Author), Gordon F. Tomaselli MD (Author)
|Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician|
by George A. Stouffer (Editor)
Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician, 2nd Edition, provides a useful, succinct and understandable guide to the practical application of hemodynamics in clinical medicine for all trainees and clinicians in the field.
Concise handbook to help both practicing and prospective clinicians better understand and interpret the hemodynamic data used to make specific diagnoses and monitor ongoing therapy Numerous pressure tracings throughout the book reinforce the text by...
by Xian C. Li (Author), M. Jevnikar Anthony (Author)
With all the complex issues of acceptance or rejection of a transplanted organ, immunology is a key subject for all transplantation clinicians. During recent years, there has been an explosion of research and knowledge in this area.
Produced in association with the American Society of Transplantation, and written by experts within the field, Transplant Immunology provides a comprehensive overview of the topic in relation to clinical transplantation.
Starting with the...
|The Failing Right Heart|
by Kyriakos Anastasiadis (Editor), Stephen Westaby (Editor), Polychronis Antonitsis (Editor)
This book provides an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the structure and function of the right heart, comprising the right atrium, right ventricle, tricuspid valve and pulmonary circulation. Anatomy and physiology of the right heart, etiology and role of imaging of right heart failure, as well as treatment options, from pharmacological regimes to surgery are included in the text. Algorithms and flow diagrams are provided...
|Clinical Echocardiography Review|
by Allan L. Klein MD FRCP(C) FACC FAHA (Author)
|Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 2-Volume Set, 10e|
by Douglas L. Mann MD (Author), Douglas P. Zipes MD (Author), Peter Libby MD PhD (Author), Robert O. Bonow MD MS (Author)
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,...