Valvular Heart Disease (Fundamental and Clinical Cardiology #20) (Hardcover)

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By Muayed Ai Zaibag (Editor), Carlos M. G. Duran (Editor)
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This useful reference provides up-to-the-minute coverage of every aspect of valvular heart disease-presenting etiology, pathophysiology, and symptomatology in detail as well as current methods of diagnosis and treatment.
Examines specific problems in valvular heart disease such as endocarditis, pregnancy, arrhythmias, rheumatic disease, acute regurgitation, and surgery in children and the elderly
Reviewing the latest invasive and non-invasive diagnostic techniques and analyzing the wide variety of management choices, Valvular Heart Disease
explicates the pathology, echocardiography, and the radiological examination of valvular diseases
discusses each of the heart valves
elucidates possible pitfalls in diagnosis and management
shows how to assess left and right ventricular function and how to time surgery
illustrates the benefits and drawbacks of medical, interventional, and surgical management, including balloon catheter, valvotomy, and valve repair
supplies an in-depth overview of conservative therapy
and more
Product Details
ISBN: 9780824788612
ISBN-10: 0824788613
Publisher: CRC Press
Publication Date: March 4th, 1994
Pages: 723
Language: English
Series: Fundamental and Clinical Cardiology