Drugs in Cardiology by Juan Carlos KaskiDrugs in Cardiology by Juan Carlos Kaski

Drugs in Cardiology

EditorJuan Carlos Kaski, Carl Hayward, Saagar Mahida

Paperback | December 10, 2010

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Based on the most recent guidelines in cardiovascular pharmacology, and containing a comprehensive 350-page A-Z formulary of common and less commonly used cardiac drugs and drug groups, Drugs in Cardiology provides practical and accessible guidance on all areas of drug prescribing. Containing independently verified pharmacological data, up-to-date evidence for the clinical uses of specific drugs, and references to the most important clinical trials, it is written from both a clinical and pharmacological perspective, and has been thoroughly reviewed by a panel of consultantcardiologists, making it an essential reference tool for all healthcare professionals involved in cardiovascular pharmacology. Written in the popular Oxford Handbook style to allow quick access to information, the book contains chapters on major clinical conditions, including heart failure, hypertension and pregnancy, giving practical guidance on appropriate treatments in these areas. It also includes numerous flow chartsfor quick reference and contains an indispensable appendix of information on non-cardiac drugs which affect the heart.
Professor Kaski was born in Mar del Plata, Argentina, and studied Medicine at the Universidad del Salvador, in Buenos Aires. He moved to London in where he completed his training in invasive and non-invasive cardiology. In 1986, he returned to Buenos Aires to take up a senior position at R.Mejia Hospital, but in 1988, he returned to L...
Title:Drugs in CardiologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:784 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:December 10, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199557462

ISBN - 13:9780199557462


Table of Contents

Clinical Conditions1. Heart failure2. Coronary artery disease3. Hypertension4. Arrhythmias and conduction disturbances5. Structural heart disease6. Infective and inflammatory cardiovascular disorders7. Pregnancy8. Perioperative cardiothoracic surgical management9. Adult congenital heart disease10. Inborn errors of metabolism11. Pulmonary hypertension12. Aortic and peripheral vascular diseaseA-Z of cardiac drugsAppendix: Non-cardiac drugs affecting the heart