Fully updated brand new edition of a classic
Hundreds of high quality images in step with the latest developments in medicine
Prepared by world-renowned experts from a variety of medical disciplines
Contains hand-drawn illustrations along with in-depth explanation of each image
New material includes chapters on mechanical assist devices, and cardiac resynchronization therapy
An essential text for cardiologists, radiologists and general practitioners alike, this work is the fifth edition of what has come to be seen as a leader in its field.
It has been especially updated to further explore the impressive strides that have been made in the pathophysiology of heart failure at all levels. These new strides include the scientific analysis of molecular changes and the integrated circulatory system.
This edition provides an up-to-date overview of what constitutes normal cardiac function. It also contains an exhaustive guide to approaches that can be used to manage the system.
Authors of the chapters provide detailed charts and graphs depicting new modalities available for treatment, management options, and syndrome etiology.
The whole text contains hundreds of high-quality images that take the reader through the latest developments in medicine.
The atlas has been contributed to by world-renowned authors from a variety of medical disciplines and contains hand-drawn illustrations as well as in-depth explanation for each image.
New chapters cover a number of topics including cardiac resynchronization therapy.