Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology in Adult Patients by Petr WidimskyCatheterization and Interventional Cardiology in Adult Patients by Petr Widimsky

Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology in Adult Patients

EditorPetr Widimsky, Harry Suryapranata, Alec Vahanian

Paperback | November 12, 2010

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Interventional cardiology is a branch of cardiology that deals specifically with the catheter-based treatment of structural heart diseases such as angina, dyspnea on exertion, and congestive heart failure. This pocketbook focuses on the practical aspects of cardiac catheterization andinterventions including indications, periprocedural medications and techniques, interpretation of results, and the prevention and treatment of periprocedural complications.Written by highly respected European experts within the field of cardiology, this comprehensive but concise guide includes key references covering randomized clinical trials in each chapter, and follows the European Society of Cardiology guidelines. This book will appeal to cardiologists, trainees,and all related healthcare professionals who are involved in catheterization procedures.
Petr Widimsky is Head of the Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Centre at University Hospital Kralovske Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic. Dr. Harry Suryapranata is Consultant Cardiologist, at Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands. Alec Vahanian is Head of the Cardiology Deptartment at the University Hospital Bichat, Paris, France.
Title:Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology in Adult PatientsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:152 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:November 12, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199558876

ISBN - 13:9780199558872


Table of Contents

1. Petr Widimsky: History, principles, normal values, techniques2. Gregory Ducrocq, Dominique Himbert, Alec Vahanian: Diagnostic catheterization for valvular heart disease3. Jozef Masura: Diagnostic catheterization for congenital heart disease in adults4. Petr Widimsky: Diagnostic catheterization for pericardial, myocardial, and pulmonary diseases5. Petr Widimsky: Coronary angiography and other intracoronary diagnostic techniques6. Giuseppe De Luca, Elena Franchi, Petr Widimsky, Harry Suryapranata: Left ventricular angiography and other angiocardiographic techniques7. Giuseppe De Luca, Petr Widimsky, Harry Suryapranata: PCI techniques8. Giuseppe De Luca, Elena Franchi, Harry Suryapranata: PCI for chronic stable coronary artery disease9. Petr Widimsky: PCI for acute coronary syndromes (including STEMI)10. Dominique Himbert, Gregory Ducrocq, Alec Vahanian: Percutaneous valvular interventions11. Jozef Masura: Percutaneous interventions for congenital heart disease in adults