Baim & Grossman's Cardiac Catheterization, Angiography, and Intervention, 8th Edition

  • Mauro Moscucci
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469830469
  • ISBN-13: 9781469830469
  • DDC: 616.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1168 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Freshly updated and expanded, Grossman & Baim's Cardiac Catheterization, Angiography, and Intervention, 8th edition, proves it's still the leading go-to textbook for cardiac catheterization. Whether you're an experienced practitioner, resident or cardiology fellow, you'll find this an irreplaceable cardiac reference. The authors offer expert overviews of the theoretical and practical aspects of clinical issues, with increased stress given to hemodynamic data and tracings and interventional procedures. The clear, succinct text is illuminated by summary tables, illustrations and real-life images. Perfectly designed for quick access and easy reference!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to the Eighth Edition.
Preface to the Website to the Eighth Edition.
Website Contents.
1: General Principles.
2: Cardiac Catheterization History and Current Practice Standards.
3: Cineangiographic Imaging, Radiation Safety, and Contrast Agents.
4: Integrated Imaging Modalities in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
5: Complications.
6: Adjunctive Pharmacology for Cardiac Catheterization.
7: Basic Techniques.
8: Percutaneous Approach, Including Transseptal and Apical Puncture.
9: Radial Artery Approach.
10: Cutdown Approach: Brachial, Femoral, Axillary, Aortic, and Transapical.
11: Diagnostic Catheterization in Childhood and Adult Congenital Heart Disease.
12: Hemodynamic Principles.
13: Pressure Measurement.
14: Blood Flow Measurement: Cardiac Output and Vascular Resistance.
15: Shunt Detection and Quantification.
16: Calculation of Stenotic Valve Orifice Area.
17: Pitfalls in the Evaluation of Hemodynamic Data.
18: Angiographic Techniques.
19: Coronary Angiography.
20: Coronary Artery Anomalies.
21: Cardiac Ventriculography.
22: Pulmonary Angiography.
23: Angiography of the Aorta and Peripheral Arteries.
24: Evaluation of Cardiac Function.
25: Stress Testing During Cardiac Catheterization: Exercise, Pacing, and Dobutamine Challenge.
26: Measurement of Ventricular Volumes, Ejection Fraction, Mass, Wall Stress, and Regional Wall Motion.
27: Evaluation of Systolic and Diastolic Function of the Ventricles and Myocardium.
28: Evaluation of Tamponade, Constrictive, and Restrictive Physiology.
29: Special Catheter Techniques.
30: Evaluation of Myocardial and Coronary Blood Flow and Metabolism.
31: Intravascular Imaging Techniques.
32: Endomyocardial Biopsy.
33: Percutaneous Circulatory Support: Intra-AorticBalloon Counterpulsation, Impella, TandemHeart, and Extracorporeal Bypass.
34: Interventional Techniques.
35: Percutaneous Balloon Angioplasty and General Coronary Intervention.
36: Atherectomy, Thrombectomy, and Distal Protection Devices.
37: Intervention for Acute Myocardial Infarction.
38: Coronary Stenting.
39: General Overview of Interventions for Structural Heart Disease.
40: Percutaneous Therapies for Valvular Heart Disease.
41: Peripheral Intervention.
42: Intervention for Pediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Disease.
43: Cardiac Cell-Based Therapy: Methods of Application and Delivery Systems.
44: Aortic Endovascular Grafting.
45: Pericardial Interventions: Pericardiocentesis, Balloon Pericardiotomy, and Epicardial Approach to Cardiac Procedures.
46: Interventions for Cardiac Arrhythmias.
47: Clinical Profiles.
48: Profiles Profiles in Valvular Heart Disease.
49: Profiles in Coronary Artery Disease.
50: Profiles in Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Embolism.
51: Profiles in Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure.
52: Profiles in Pericardial Disease.
53: Profiles in Congenital Heart Disease.
54: Profiles in Peripheral Arterial Disease.