Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine


Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine

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Editor: Brian Griffin
Published 2012-10            
ISBN: 9781451131604
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Inside the Fourth Edition of the Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, you'll find practical and effective approaches to common clinical syndromes—including clear guidance on administration of commonly prescribed medications and descriptions of proven therapeutic procedures. This best selling manual's concise outline format and colorful design make essential facts easy to find. An ideal reference for the resident, fellow, practicing cardiologist, or nurse-practitioner treating patients with cardiovascular disease.

Skill-building features include:
  • Authoritative perspectives let you benefit from the experienced staff and fellows at the Cleveland Clinic
  • Concise overview of cardiology helps build a firm grasp of fundamental cardiovascular anatomy, physiology, and pathology
  • Comprehensive section on cardiovascular procedures includes expert tips for improving performance and outcomes
  • Evidence-based approach to diagnosis and management explains the 'how' and 'why' behind critical decisions
  • Suggested reading at the end of each chapter provides guideposts for further investigation
NEW to the 4th Edition
  • Examples added of key electrocardiographic tracings for quick reference
  • New chapters cover diabetes and cardiovascular disease, pulmonary hypertension, systemic disease and the heart, management of TAVR patients, and troubleshooting LVADs
  • Updated content reflects the latest advances in cardiovascular medicine—including percutaneous aortic valve replacement and left ventricular assist device management
  • Quick-reference list of common formulae helps you find vital information in seconds

Table of Contents:

SECTION II: Heart Failure and Transplant 125
Editor: W.H. Wilson Tang
8 Heart Failure with Systolic Dysfunction 126
Michael A. Samara and W.H. Wilson Tang
9 Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy 150
Evan Lau and W.H. Wilson Tang
10 Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy 160
Anthony Hart and Eiran Z. Gorodeski
11 Myocarditis 176
Mosi K. Bennett and W.H. Wilson Tang
12 Nontransplantation Surgical Treatment for Chronic Heart Failure 187
Clay A. Cauthen, Gonzalo Gonzalez-Stawinski and Mazen Hanna
13 Cardiac Transplantation 199
Peter Zimbwa
14 Pulmonary Hypertension 224
Praneet Kumar and W.H. Wilson Tang
SECTION III: Valvular Heart Disease 237
Editor: Brian P. Griffin
15 Aortic Valve Disease 238
Olcay Aksoy and Brian P. Griffin
16 Mitral Valve Disease 265
Amanda R. Vest and Brian P. Griffin
17 Tricuspid Valve Disease, Pulmonary Valve Disease, and Drug-Induced Valve Disease 295
Shikhar Agarwal and Brian P. Griffin
18 Prosthetic Heart Valves 308
João L. Cavalcante
19 Infective Endocarditis 327
Marwa Sabe and Brian P. Griffin
20 Rheumatic Fever 347
Chetan Hampole
SECTION IV: Arrhythmias 357
Editor: Thomas Callahan
21 Tachyarrhythmias 358
Omeed Zardkoohi
22 Bradyarrhythmias, Atrioventricular Block, Asystole, and Pulseless Electrical Activity 390
Santosh Oommen
23 Sudden Cardiac Death 411
Edmond M. Cronin
24 Atrial Fibrillation 424
Edwin Zishiri and Thomas Callahan
SECTION V: Vascular and Pericardial Disease 445
Editor: Esther S.H. Kim
25 Venous Thromboembolism and Hypercoagulable States 446
Firas Al Solaiman and Esther S.H. Kim
26 Aortic Aneurysm and Aortic Dissection 459
Matthew C. Bunte and Maran Thamilarasan
27 Peripheral Arterial Disease 480
Femi Philip
28 Carotid Artery Disease 492
Hemal Gada
Adult Congenital Heart Disease 509
Editor: Richard A. Krasuski
29 Atrial Septal Defect and Patent Foramen Ovale 510
Justin M. Dunn and Richard A. Krasuski
30 Ventricular Septal Defect 519
Christopher H. May
31 Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Coarctation of the Aorta 527
Adam S. Goldberg and Richard Krasuski
32 Complex Congenital Heart Disease 537
Matthew A. Cavender and Richard A. Krasuski
SECTION VII: Clinical Cardiology 559
Editor: Brian P. Griffin
33 Syncope 560
Salim Ahmed
34 Assessing and Managing Cardiac Risk in Noncardiac Surgical Procedures 575
Chetan Hampole
35 Hypertensive Crisis 592
Kia Afshar
36 Evaluation of Chest Pain in the Emergency
Department 605
Sachin S. Goel and Samir R. Kapadia
37 Cardiac Trauma 613
Imran N. Ahmad
38 Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease 618
Amanda R. Vest, Brian P. Griffi n and Russell Raymond
39 Cardiovascular Manifestations of Systemic Disease 637
Sachin S. Goel
40 Pericardial Disease 646
Arun Dahiya
41 Cardiac Tumors 672
Parag R. Patel
42 Common Genetic Issues in Cardiovascular Disease 679
Mary T. Quinn Griffin and Saif Anwaruddin
SECTION VIII: Preventive Cardiology 693
Editor: Leslie Cho
43 Dyslipidemia 694
James E. Lai and Leslie Cho
44 Nonlipid Cardiovascular Risk Factors 713
Clay A. Cauthen and Adam W. Grasso
45 Diabetes and the Heart 730
Amanda R. Vest and Leslie Cho
46 Heart Disease in Women 754
Jun-Yang Lou
Noninvasive Assessment 767
Editor: Brian P. Griffi n
47 Exercise Electrocardiographic Testing 768
Michael A. Jolly
48 Nuclear Cardiac Imaging 791
Santosh S. Oommen
49 Stress Echocardiography 808
Michael P. Brunner
50 Testing for Viable Myocardium 824
Arun Dahiya
51 Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging 832
João L. Cavalcante
52 Cardiovascular Computed Tomography 845
Parag R. Patel and Milind Desai
SECTION X: Electrophysiologic Procedures 857
Editor: Thomas Callahan
53 Electrophysiologic Studies 858
Jay Sengupta
54 Cardiac Pacing 883
Tyler L. Taigen
55 Antitachycardia Devices 911
Christopher Ingelmo
56 Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy 920
John Rickard
SECTION XI: Common Cardiology Procedures 931
Editors: Brian P. Griffin, Thomas Callahan and Venugopal Menon
57 Common ECG Patterns 932
Salim Ahmed, Thomas Callahan and Donald Underwood
58 Temporary Cardiac Pacing 963
JoEllyn M. Abraham and Bryan Baranowski
59 Electrical Cardioversion 968
Sandeep Duggal
60 Right Heart Catheterization 977
Jun-Yang Lou and Venugopal Menon
61 Endomyocardial Biopsy 992
Mosi K. Bennett and W.H. Wilson Tang
62 Management of Continuous-Flow Ventricular Assist Systems: Troubleshooting and Complications 997
Clay A. Cauthen and Maria M. Mountis
63 Intraaortic Balloon Counterpulsation 1003
Olcay Aksoy
64 Left Heart Catheterization 1015
Andrew N. Rassi
65 Percutaneous Coronary Intervention 1041
Amar Krishnaswamy and Samir R. Kapadia
66 Percutaneous Structural Heart Disease Procedures 1062
Shikhar Agarwal and Amar Krishnaswamy
67 Transthoracic Echocardiography 1077
Kia Afshar
68 Transesophageal Echocardiography 1105
Lee Fong Ling and Maran Thamilarasan
69 Pericardiocentesis 1119
Justin M. Dunn and Brian P. Griffin
Appendix: Commonly Used Cardiovascular Formulae 1127