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Manual of Outpatient Cardiology [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780857299437Publication details: Dordrecht : Springer, 2012.ISBN:
  • 9780857299444
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Manual of Outpatient CardiologyDDC classification:
  • 616.1/2 616.12
LOC classification:
  • RC667 .M36 2012
Online resources:
Contents:
Manual of Outpatient Cardiology; Foreword; References; Contents; List of Contributors; Part I: Cardiac Diagnostics; Chapter 1: History and Physical; The Chief Complaint and History of Present Illness; Cardiac Physical Examination; Initial Diagnostic Work Up; Chapter 2: Evaluation of Heart Rhythms; Introduction; Electrocardiogram; Reading an ECG; Long-Term Monitoring; Other Forms of an ECG: Signal-averaged ECG; Electrophysiology Study; Conclusion; Further Reading; Chapter 3: Cardiac Imaging; Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography (TTE/TEE); Overview; Common Indications for Testing
Calcium Channel Antagonists
Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA) and Coronary Artery Calcification (CAC)General Concepts; Advantages/Disadvantages; Technical and Procedural Overview; Limitations and Special Considerations; References; Part II: Common Cardiac Diseases; Chapter 6: Hypertension; Proper Techniques for Measuring; Guidelines for BP Goals; Lifestyle Modifications and Expected Results; General Medical Treatment Guidelines and Expected Results; Thiazides; Potassium-Sparing Diuretics; Loop Diuretics; b -Adrenergic Blockers; Selective a 1 -Adrenergic Antagonists; Centrally Acting Adrenergic Agents
Exercise Stress ElectrocardiographyElectrocardiographic Response; Maximal Exercise Capacity; Heart Rate; Blood Pressure; Heart Rate: Systolic Blood Pressure Product; Duke Treadmill Score; Augmented Stress Testing; Echocardiography; Myocardial Perfusion Imaging; Pharmacological Stress Testing; Diagnostic Strategy for Stress Testing to Evaluate Coronary Artery Disease; Newer Diagnostic Techniques; References; Chapter 5: Coronary Artery Evaluation; Introduction; Invasive Coronary Angiography; General Concepts/Examples; Technical/Procedural Overview; Indications
Murmurs and Valvular AbnormalitiesSyncope and Arrhythmia; Cerebrovascular and Cardiovascular Ischemia; Cardiomyopathy; Endocarditis; Tamponade and Hypoxemia; Congenital Heart Disease; Study Interpretation; Nuclear Imaging: Multiple Uptake Gated Acquistion (MUGA); Overview; Advantages/Disadvantages; Clinical Applications; Study Interpretation; Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR); Overview; Common Uses and Indications; Advantages and Disadvantages; Study Interpretation; Further Reading; Chapter 4: Cardiovascular Stress Testing; Background; Diagnostic Accuracy of Stress Testing
Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Patients with Known or Suspected CAD Who Are Currently Asymptomatic or Have Stable AnginaRecommendations for Coronary Angiography in Patients with Nonspecific Chest Pain; Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Unstable Coronary Syndromes; Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Perioperative Evaluation Before (or After) Noncardiac Surgery (further definition in alternative chapter); Recommendations for Use of Coronary Angiography in Patients with CHF; Contraindications; Limitations
Summary: This title features practical, didactic format designed to deliver point-of-care information to practitioners of cardiology. Highly illustrated with schematics and useful clinical figures, this will be an essential reference to all outpatient cardiology procedures.
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Manual of Outpatient Cardiology; Foreword; References; Contents; List of Contributors; Part I: Cardiac Diagnostics; Chapter 1: History and Physical; The Chief Complaint and History of Present Illness; Cardiac Physical Examination; Initial Diagnostic Work Up; Chapter 2: Evaluation of Heart Rhythms; Introduction; Electrocardiogram; Reading an ECG; Long-Term Monitoring; Other Forms of an ECG: Signal-averaged ECG; Electrophysiology Study; Conclusion; Further Reading; Chapter 3: Cardiac Imaging; Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography (TTE/TEE); Overview; Common Indications for Testing

Calcium Channel Antagonists

Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA) and Coronary Artery Calcification (CAC)General Concepts; Advantages/Disadvantages; Technical and Procedural Overview; Limitations and Special Considerations; References; Part II: Common Cardiac Diseases; Chapter 6: Hypertension; Proper Techniques for Measuring; Guidelines for BP Goals; Lifestyle Modifications and Expected Results; General Medical Treatment Guidelines and Expected Results; Thiazides; Potassium-Sparing Diuretics; Loop Diuretics; b -Adrenergic Blockers; Selective a 1 -Adrenergic Antagonists; Centrally Acting Adrenergic Agents

Exercise Stress ElectrocardiographyElectrocardiographic Response; Maximal Exercise Capacity; Heart Rate; Blood Pressure; Heart Rate: Systolic Blood Pressure Product; Duke Treadmill Score; Augmented Stress Testing; Echocardiography; Myocardial Perfusion Imaging; Pharmacological Stress Testing; Diagnostic Strategy for Stress Testing to Evaluate Coronary Artery Disease; Newer Diagnostic Techniques; References; Chapter 5: Coronary Artery Evaluation; Introduction; Invasive Coronary Angiography; General Concepts/Examples; Technical/Procedural Overview; Indications

Murmurs and Valvular AbnormalitiesSyncope and Arrhythmia; Cerebrovascular and Cardiovascular Ischemia; Cardiomyopathy; Endocarditis; Tamponade and Hypoxemia; Congenital Heart Disease; Study Interpretation; Nuclear Imaging: Multiple Uptake Gated Acquistion (MUGA); Overview; Advantages/Disadvantages; Clinical Applications; Study Interpretation; Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR); Overview; Common Uses and Indications; Advantages and Disadvantages; Study Interpretation; Further Reading; Chapter 4: Cardiovascular Stress Testing; Background; Diagnostic Accuracy of Stress Testing

Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Patients with Known or Suspected CAD Who Are Currently Asymptomatic or Have Stable AnginaRecommendations for Coronary Angiography in Patients with Nonspecific Chest Pain; Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Unstable Coronary Syndromes; Recommendations for Coronary Angiography in Perioperative Evaluation Before (or After) Noncardiac Surgery (further definition in alternative chapter); Recommendations for Use of Coronary Angiography in Patients with CHF; Contraindications; Limitations

This title features practical, didactic format designed to deliver point-of-care information to practitioners of cardiology. Highly illustrated with schematics and useful clinical figures, this will be an essential reference to all outpatient cardiology procedures.