Drug And Device Selection In Heart Failure

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Prakash C. Deedwania , Paul J. Mather
Fecha Publicacion
23 ene. 2014
Description This book provides a review of the most recent advances in drugs and devices used for the treatment of heart failure, helping clinicians select the best evidence-based therapy for patients. Beginning with an introduction to the most up to date understanding of the pathophysiology of heart failure, the following chapters provide detailed discussion on different therapeutic techniques. Written by experienced cardiologists from San Francisco and Philadelphia, this useful guide features numerous ECG charts, illustrative diagrams and tables. Key points ◾Review of advances in drugs and devices for treatment of heart failure ◾ Comprehensive update of pathophysiology of heart failure ◾ Written by experienced cardiologists from the USA ◾ Includes numerous ECG charts, diagrams and tables Table of Contents 1. Renewed Understanding of the Pathophysiology of Heart Failure 2. New Diuretics in Heart Failure 3. Guideline-Based Standard Therapy for Heart Failure: The Role of RAAS Blockers and Beta Blockers 4. Emerging Role of Aldosterone Receptor Blockers in Heart Failure 5. Inotropic Therapy for Heart Failure: Past, Present, and Future 6. Hospitalization for Heart Failure: Pathophysiology, Classification, and Management Considerations 7. Traditional Mechanical Support 8. Percutaneous Mechanical Support 9. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy 10. Sudden Cardiac Death and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator 11. Atrial Arrhythmias in Heart Failure 12. Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure 13. Heart Transplantation 14. Heart Failure Prakash C Deedwania MD FACC FACP FASH FAHA Professor of Medicine and Chief, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Central California Health Care System, University of California, San Francisco, USA Paul J Mather MD FACC FACP Professor of Medicine, Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Center, Jefferson Heart Institute, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
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