The Washington Manual Cardiology Consult Subspecialty, 3rd Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469831716
  • ISBN-13: 9781469831718
  • DDC: 616.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 536 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Small, mighty, and packed with information, The Washington Manual: Cardiology Subspecialty Consult, 3e places the field of cardiovascular disease at your fingertips. Designed for the busy practitioner, student, or resident, this pocket-sized edition captures cardiology's latest findings and treatments in an easy-to-read format. In a fast-advancing field that welcomes new biomedical discoveries and novel therapeutics, this resource delivers top treatment recommendations for your patients. If you're a busy clinician committed to exceptional, cost-effective patient care, The Washington Manual: Cardiology Subspecialty Consult is the guide for you.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Clinical Practice Guidelines.
Contributing Authors.
Chairman’s Note.
1: Approach to the Cardiovascular Consult.
2: Cardiovascular Physical Examination.
3: Basic Electrocardiography.
4: Evaluation of Acute Chest Pain.
5: Evaluation of Acute Heart Failure.
6: Approach to Syncope.
7: Cardiovascular Emergencies.
8: Procedures in Cardiovascular Critical Care.
9: The Cardiac Patient Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery.
10: Stable Angina.
11: Acute Coronary Syndromes.
12: Acute ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
13: Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease.
14: Evaluation and Management of Systolic Heart Failure.
15: Evaluation and Management of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (Diastolic Heart Failure).
16: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
17: Diseases of the Pericardium.
18: Pulmonary Hypertension: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Right Heart Failure.
19: Aortic Valve Disease.
20: Mitral Valve Disease.
21: Tricuspid Valve Disease.
22: Infective Endocarditis and Cardiac Devices.
23: Advanced Electrocardiography: ECG 201.
24: Bradyarrhythmias and Permanent Pacemakers.
25: Sudden Cardiac Death.
26: Atrial Fibrillation.
27: QT Syndromes.
28: Peripheral Arterial Disease.
29: Diseases of the Aorta.
30: Standard Imaging and Diagnostic Testing Modalities: Nuclear Cardiology.
31: Echocardiography.
32: Cardiac Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
33: Positron Emission Tomography.
34: Coronary Angiography, Intravascular Ultrasound, and Intracardiac Echocardiography.
35: Adult Congenital Heart Disease.
36: Cardiovascular Disease in Older Patients.
37: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease.
38: Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations.