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Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Topol, Eric J.; Califf, Robert M.; Prystowsky, Eric N.; Thomas, James D.; Thompson, Paul D.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-77012-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92
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The core information essential for day-to-day clinical practice.

Dr. Topol's best-selling text delivers up-to-the-minute information in the field. Renowned international authorities provide a comprehensive, contemporary view of every area of cardiovascular medicine, integrating evidence-based practice guidelines, clinical outcomes data, medical economics, and breakthrough advances in molecular medicine and genetics.

Eight sections cover preventive cardiology; clinical cardiology; cardiovascular imaging; electrophysiology and pacing; invasive cardiology and surgical techniques; heart failure and transplantation; molecular cardiology; and vascular biology and medicine. Each chapter includes frank, authoritative comments on current controversies and pioneering insights into future developments.

This edition features a completely revised section on invasive cardiology and surgical techniques and updated information on drugs, devices, and genetics. Four new chapters discuss end-of-life care; medical errors and quality of care in cardiovascular medicine; percutaneous coronary intervention; and new techniques in interventional cardiology: radiation, emboli protection, and PMR.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Topol, Eric J.; Califf, Robert M.; Prystowsky, Eric N.; Thomas, James D.; Thompson, Paul D.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-77012-5
  • Specialty:
    Cardiology
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
    Residents
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd Ed.
  • Pages: 1664
  • Illustrations: 3500
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92

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