Hypertension and Hypertensive Heart Disease  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics   E Book

Hypertension and Hypertensive Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book


  • Author : George A. Mensah
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455700196


Hypertension and Hypertensive Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book Book Description :

Hypertensive heart disease, the number one cause of death associated with hypertension, refers to coronary artery disease, heart failure, and enlargement of the heart that occurs because of high blood pressure. This issue summarizes the current state-of-the-art in diagnosing, treating, and preventing this potentially fatal disease so that cardiologists can offer the best current treatment to their patients....

Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics  Ebook

Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Ebook


  • Author : Benjamin Steinberg
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-05-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323678551


Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Ebook Book Description :

This issue of Cardiology Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Benjamin A. Steinberg and Jonathan P. Piccini, will focus on Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure. Topics include, but are not limited to Epidemiology of Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure, Pathophysiology, Unmet clinical needs and future trials, Randomized clinical trials of catheter ablation for the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation/Heart Failure, AF ablation, role for digitalis, His-bundle pacing, Role of ivabradine for rate control, Novel Ablation Approaches for Challenging AF Cases, Imaging for risk stratification in AF/HF, Management of advanced left atrial myopathy, LV systolic function, patient-reported outcomes, Stroke prevention in AF and HF, Prediction and management of recurrences a...

Right Ventricular Function and Failure  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics  E Book

Right Ventricular Function and Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book


  • Author : Jerry D. Estep
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-05-11
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323760010


Right Ventricular Function and Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book Book Description :

This issue of Cardiology Clinics will cover Right Ventricular Function and Failure. Curated by Drs. Jerry D. Estep and Miriam Jacob, this issue will explore topics in the field that are relevant for practicing clinicians. This issue is one of four selected each year by the series editorial board: Jamil A. Aboulhosn, David M. Shavelle, Terrence D. Welch, and Audrey H. Wu. The volume will include articles on: pathophysiology of acute and chronic right heart failure, right heart failure: a hemodynamic review, right heart failure causes and epidemiology, right heart failure and the cardiorenal syndrome, the role of multimodality imaging and RV failure, short term percutaneous mechanical circulatory support to treat acute right heart failure, defining and...

Faces of Right Ventricular Failure  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics

Faces of Right Ventricular Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics


  • Author : James A. Goldstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-05-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455743926


Faces of Right Ventricular Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Book Description :

Although heart failure typically begins with the left side of the heart, it is also important for cardiologists to understand right-sided heart failure, which is the inability of the right side of the heart to adequately pump venous blood into the pulmonary circulation. Right heart failure causes a back-up of fluid in the body, resulting in swelling and edema. This issue covers the normal right ventricle (RV), imaging of the RV, RV failure in a variety of settings, and tratmen tof RV failure, including interventions....

Adult Congenital Heart Disease  an Issue of Cardiology Clinics

Adult Congenital Heart Disease an Issue of Cardiology Clinics


  • Author : Curt J. Daniels
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-08-28
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0323761208


Adult Congenital Heart Disease an Issue of Cardiology Clinics Book Description :

This issue of Cardiology Clinics will cover Adult Congenital Heart Disease. Curated by Dr. Curt J. Daniels, this issue will explore topics in the field that are relevant for practicing clinicians. This issue is one of four selected each year by the series editorial board: Jamil A. Aboulhosn, David M. Shavelle, Terrence D. Welch, and Audrey H. Wu. The volume will include articles on: ACHD Epidemiology and Work Force, Access and Delivery of ACHD Care, Atrial Septal Defect, Bicuspid Aortic Valve and ACHD Aortopathy, Coarctation of the Aorta, Ebstein Anomaly, Tetralogy of Fallot, Single Ventricle and Fontan Physiology, ACHD Transcatheter Therapy, ACHD Electrophysiology ̧ ACHD Cardiothoracic Surgery, Psychosocial Aspects of ACHD, Congenital Heart Disease...

Heart Failure  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics

Heart Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics


  • Author : Howard J Eisen
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-02-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323277839


Heart Failure An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Book Description :

Over 5.7 million people in America carry a diagnosis of heart failure, the incidence of which approaches 1 in 100 people over the age of 65. The cost to society is estimated at $29 billion annually and over 1.1 million hospital admissions. For hospitalized heart failure patients, the 30-day readmission rate approaches 25%. As our population ages these numbers are expected to grow. This issue of Cardiology Clinics helps practitioners to manage patients at all ACC/AHA stages of heart failure and addresses key issues that include sudden cardiac death, arrhythmias, acute decompensated heart failure, and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction....

Faces of Right Ventricular Failure  an Issue of Cardiology Clinics

Faces of Right Ventricular Failure an Issue of Cardiology Clinics


  • Author : James A. Goldstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455738380


Faces of Right Ventricular Failure an Issue of Cardiology Clinics Book Description :

Although heart failure typically begins with the left side of the heart, it is also important for cardiologists to understand right-sided heart failure, which is the inability of the right side of the heart to adequately pump venous blood into the pulmonary circulation. Right heart failure causes a back-up of fluid in the body, resulting in swelling and edema. This issue covers the normal right ventricle (RV), imaging of the RV, RV failure in a variety of settings, and tratmen tof RV failure, including interventions....

Diabetes Kidney Heart Disease  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics  Ebook

Diabetes Kidney Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Ebook


  • Author : Silvi Shah
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-07-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323681223


Diabetes Kidney Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Ebook Book Description :

This issue of Cardiology Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Silvi Shah and Charuhas V. Thakar, will focus on Diabetes/Kidney/Heart Disease. Topics include, but are not limited to, Cardiorenal syndrome-Pathophysiology; Cardiorenal syndrome- treatment; Hypertensive Emergencies; Contrast induced acute kidney injury; Acute Kidney Injury, Heart failure, and health outcomes; Hypertension management in CKD/ESRD/DM; Arrhythmias/ICD/LVAD, Afib, and dialysis; Apol1 and blood pressure changes/hypertension; Novel ant-diabetic therapies and CV reduction; and Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy....

Left Ventricular Assist Devices  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics   E Book

Left Ventricular Assist Devices An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book


  • Author : John A. Elefteriades
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-11-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455712045


Left Ventricular Assist Devices An Issue of Cardiology Clinics E Book Book Description :

A left ventricular assist device (LVAD) is a surgically implanted pump that helps the left ventricle pump blood to the rest of the body. The purpose of this issue is to let cardiologists know about the latest devices, their complications, and the clinical situations in which they are most beneficial....

Catheter Interventions for Structural Heart Disease  An Issue of Cardiology Clinics

Catheter Interventions for Structural Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics


  • Author : Ray Matthews
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-08-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323186209


Catheter Interventions for Structural Heart Disease An Issue of Cardiology Clinics Book Description :

This issue of Cardiology Clinics covers several interventional procedures for structural cardiac problems, including aortic and mitral valvuloplasty, percutaneous defect closure, percutaneous mitral repair, percutaneous perivalvular leak closure, and transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Anesthesia and imaging for structural heart intervention are also discussed, making this issue a valuable resource for cardiologists who perform interventional procedures or manage patients who undergo these procedures....