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The Little Black Book of Cardiology, Second Edition
  • Details:

  • ISBN-13: 9780763737610
    Paperback   385 pages   © 2007

  • Price:

  • $32.95


Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating cardiac disorders. The Little Black Book of Cardiology is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.

Key FeaturesShow

Chapter content presented in concise format, providing easy access to facts and figures

Thoroughly updated content for the second edition

Evidence-based, offering references to supporting literature

Also available in PDA format

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Table of ContentsShow

Ch 1.        Cardiac Emergencies  

Ch 2.        Physical Examination  

Ch 3.        Electrocardiogram Interpretation  

Ch 4.        Cardiac Tests  

Ch 5.        Atherosclerotic Heart Disease  

Ch 6.        Congestive Heart Failure  

Ch 7.        Arrhythmias  

Ch 8.        Valvular Heart Disease  

Ch 9.        The Cardiomyopathies  

Ch 10.    Myocarditis, Pericardial Disease, Cardiac Tumors  

Ch 11.    Hypertension  

Ch 12.    Syncope  

Ch 13.    Pulmonary Vascular Disease  

Ch 14.    Aortic and Peripheral Vascular Disease  

Ch 15.    Congenital Heart Disease in Adults  

Ch 16.    Heart Disease in Women  

Ch 17.    Prevention and Assessment 

Ch 18:  Cardiac Medication 

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About the Author(s)Show

John A. Sutherland, MD, FACC-Arizona Heart Institute, Arizona

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  • "Like many pocket books, it [The Little Black Book of Cardiology] is able convey a large amount of clinically relevant material in a format which can be read quickly. Its numerous references, often lacking in books of this nature, make this one stand out."

    --James M. Schipper, MD (Ochsner Clinic Foundation)

    Doody Enterprises

    September 2006


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