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Evidence-based cardiology

Yusuf, Salim, 1952-

Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell 2010

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  • Title:
    Evidence-based cardiology
  • Author: Yusuf, Salim, 1952-
  • Publisher: Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Creation Date: 2010
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 1218 pages) : illustrations (some color).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
  • Subjects: Cardiology; Heart -- Diseases; Cardiovascular system -- Diseases; Heart -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Evidence-based medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy; Cardiology -- methods; Evidence-Based Medicine -- methods
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
  • Contents: Evidence-based decision making: patient-physician interface
    Obtaining incremental information from diagnostic tests
    Clinical trials and meta-analysis
    Understanding concepts related to health economics
    Major vascular complications in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery: magnitude of the problem, risk prediction, surveillance, and prevention
    Implementing evidence-based medicine in cardiology
    The application of evidence-based medicine to employment fitness standards: the transportation industries with special reference to aviation
    Global perspective on cardiovascular disease
    Avoidance of worldwide vascular deaths and total deaths from smoking
    Tobacco and cardiovascular disease: achieving smoking cessation in cardiac patients
    Lipids and cardiovascular disease
    Use of lipid-lowering agents in the prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Blood pressure and cardiovascular disease
    Dysglycemia and the risk of cardiovascular events
    Physical activity and exercise in cardiovascular disease prevention and rehabilitation
    Psychosocial factors
    The social determinants of cardiovascular disease
    Obesity
    Ethnicity and cardiovascular disease
    Fetal origins of coronary artery disease
    Genetics of coronary heart disease
    Molecular genetics of cardiovascular disorders
    Diet and cardiovascular disease
    Integrating approaches to prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Medical management of stable coronary artery disease
    Percutaneous intervention
    Surgical coronary artery revascularization
    Comparisons of percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass grafting
    Non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: unstable angina and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Early prehospital management of ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Reperfusion therapies for ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Antithrombotic therapeis for patients with ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Complications after myocradial infarction
    An integrated approach to the management of patients after the early phase of ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Atrial fibrillation: rhythm and rate control therapies
    Atrial fibrillation: upstream therapies
    Atrial fibrillation: antithrombotic therapy
    Ablation therapy for atrial fibrillation
    Supraventricular tachycardia
    Prevention and treatment of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmia and sudden death.
    Pacemaker therapy, including cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Syncope
    Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Arrhythmias due to monogenic disorders
    Arrhythmiagenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Epidemiology and prevention of heart failure and management of asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Management of overt heart failure
    Acute myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy
    Management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Infective and infiltrative cardiomyopathies
    Chagas' heart disease
    Pericardial disease: an evidence-based approach to clinical management
    Rheumatic heart disease: prevention and acute treatment
    Mitral valve disease: indications for surgery
    Surgical indications in aortic valve disease
    Non-surgical indications in aortic valve therapy: balloon valvuloplasty and transcatheter aortic valve replacement
    Balloon valvuloplasty: mitral valve
    Valve repair and choice of valve
    Infective endocarditis
    Antithrombotic therapy after heart valve replacement
    Stroke
    Heart disease and pregnancy
    Adult congenital heart disease
    Venous thromboembolic disease
    Peripheral arterial disease
    Cardiac risk in those undergoing non-cardiac surgery
    Clinical management of diseases of the aorta
    Cardiac transplantation: indications and postoperative management
    Renal dysfunction
    Pulmonary hypertension
    Clinical applications of external evidence
    Stable angina: choice of PCI versus CABG versus drugs
    Non-ST segment acute coronary syndrome
    Acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Secondary prevention strategies post myocardial infarction
    Heart failure
    Atrial fibrillation
    The case for and against implantable cardioverter defibrillators in patients with coronary artery disease
    Bradyarrhythmias
    choice of pacemakers
    Peripheral arterial disease with suspect coronary artery disease
    Valvular heart disease: timing of surgery.
  • OCLC Number: 474800413
  • Identifier: ISBN9781444309775;ISBN1444309773;ISBN9781444359459;ISBN1444359452