eBook Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy, 3rd Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 146983863X
  • ISBN-13: 9781469838632
  • DDC: 616.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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This one-of-a-kind book brings together the broad knowledge nurses need to be confident in cardiovascular care, including cardiovascular anatomy and physiology; assessment; diagnostic testing; hemodynamic monitoring; electrocardiogram performance and interpretation; medications; synchronized cardioversion; care of patients with IABP counterpulsation, ICDs, pacemakers, and VADs; and preoperative and postoperative care for patients with MIDCAB, CABG, and balloon angioplasty.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contributors and Consultants.
Not Another Boring Foreword.
1: Anatomy and Physiology.
2: Assessment.
3: Prevention and Risk Reduction.
4: Diagnostic Tests and Procedures.
5: Treatments.
6: Arrhythmias.
7: Inflammatory and Valvular Disorders.
8: Degenerative Disorders.
9: Vascular Disorders.
10: Emergencies and Complications.
Practice Makes Perfect.
Selected References.