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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Author : Karen Sliwa
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 January 2021
  • ISBN : 0128176687
  • Pages : 178 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: From Pathophysiology to Management covers the pathophysiology and the heterogenous mode of presentation of PPCM to assist in risk stratification and provide a guide for the acute and long-term management of women affected by this serious condition. Each chapter provides structured figures and practical algorithms as well as prints of electrocardiograms, echocardiographic, MRI images and several case studies throughout. This title is a must have reference for those doing basic research in this area as well as all healthcare providers caring for peripartum women, including obstetricians, general physicians, cardiologists, intensivists, as well as nurses caring for heart failure patients. Delivers figures, case studies and algorithms that facilitate understanding of this condition and guide acute and chronic management Provides guidance on the long-term prognosis and risk-stratification related to subsequent pregnancies Contains contributions from international experts in the field who have worked together for more than 10 years via the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology, and through participation in the EuroOberservational Research program


Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Author : Karen Sliwa
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 January 2021
GET THIS BOOKPeripartum Cardiomyopathy

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: From Pathophysiology to Management covers the pathophysiology and the heterogenous mode of presentation of PPCM to assist in risk stratification and provide a guide for the acute and long-term management of women affected by this serious condition. Each chapter provides structured figures and practical algorithms as well as prints of electrocardiograms, echocardiographic, MRI images and several case studies throughout. This title is a must have reference for those doing basic research in this area as well as all


Diagnosis and Treatment of Myocarditis

Diagnosis and Treatment of Myocarditis
  • Author : Jose Milei,Giuseppe Ambrosio
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 08 May 2013
GET THIS BOOKDiagnosis and Treatment of Myocarditis

Myocarditis is a clinical syndrome, most frequently of infectious etiology, that occurs with a broad range of relatively non-specific symptoms, and consists of an inflammatory process of the heart with necrosis and degeneration of the myocardium by inflammatory infiltration of immune cells. The infection can cause direct injury of cardiomyocytes as well as immune-mediated destruction of the myocardium, leading to cardiac dysfunction. In this book, the broad aspects of myocarditis are fully presented by leading international experts. The texts are


Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation

Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation
  • Author : Daniel J. Garry,Robert F. Wilson,Zeev Vlodaver
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKCongestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation

This book is a comprehensive overview of heart failure and cardiac transplantation and integrates scientific and clinical information about the physiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of this disorder. Organized into five parts, it reviews the history and basic mechanisms of heart failure; etiology of heart failure; heart failure disease progression; advanced therapies for heart failure; and cardiac transplantation. The book presents basic concepts in the physiology, molecular biology, pathology, and epidemiology of the normal and failing heart; known causes of


Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Author : Marco Merlo,Bruno Pinamonti,Gianfranco Sinagra
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 09 October 2020
GET THIS BOOKDilated Cardiomyopathy

This open access book presents a comprehensive overview of dilated cardiomyopathy, providing readers with practical guidelines for its clinical management. The first part of the book analyzes in detail the disease's pathophysiology, its diagnostic work up as well as the prognostic stratification, and illustrates the role of genetics and gene-environment interaction. The second part presents current and future treatment options, highlighting the importance of long-term and individualized treatments and follow-up. Furthermore, it discusses open issues, such as the apparent healing


Cardiomyopathies

Cardiomyopathies
  • Author : Kaan Kırali
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 12 April 2017
GET THIS BOOKCardiomyopathies

Cardiomyopathies are the most featured cardiac pathologies in the twenty-first century, that threaten public health and burden healthcare budgets. This book is composed of the main topics on pathophysiology, general forms and specific types of cardiomyopathies and it also introduces new research in the field. Specific forms with or without genetic inheritance are discussed separately to attract the readers' attention on these topics. Well-known medical follow-up strategies occur ineffective at the end-stage heart failure, however, new surgical approaches can be


Oxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Oxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Author : Sabaratnam Arulkumaran,William Ledger,Stergios Doumouchtsis,Lynette Denny
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 01 December 2019
GET THIS BOOKOxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The Oxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is an up-to-date, objective and readable text that covers the full speciality of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. This comprehensive and rigorously referenced textbook will be a vital resource in print and online for all practising clinicians. Edited by a team of four leading figures in the field, whose clinical and scientific backgrounds collectively cover the whole spectrum of Obstetrics and Gynaecology with particular expertise in fetomaternal medicine and obstetrics, gynaecological oncology, urogynaecology, and reproductive


Maternal Critical Care

Maternal Critical Care
  • Author : Marc van de Velde,Helen Scholefield,Lauren A. Plante
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 04 July 2013
GET THIS BOOKMaternal Critical Care

Addresses the challenges of managing critically ill obstetric patients, with chapters authored by intensivists/anesthesiologists and obstetricians/maternal-fetal medicine specialists.


Cardiogenic Shock

Cardiogenic Shock
  • Author : Judith S. Hochman,E. Magnus Ohman, MD
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 July 2009
GET THIS BOOKCardiogenic Shock

* A comprehensive source of information on the management ofcardiogenic shock * Part of the AHA Clinical Series published in conjunction with theAmerican Heart Association * Focuses on high-interest and emerging topics in cardiovasculardisease targeted to cardiologists and other interested healthcareproviders * A useful tool for investigating, evaluating and treating one ofthe most important lingering challenges in acute cardiovascularcare


Essentials of Maternal and Neonatal Nursing

Essentials of Maternal and Neonatal Nursing
  • Author : Carole Kenner,Aileen MacLaren
  • Publisher : Springhouse Publishing Company
  • Release : 08 March 1993
GET THIS BOOKEssentials of Maternal and Neonatal Nursing

This reference teaches the fundamentals of maternal and neonatal nursing, integrates critical thinking skills and nursing care, addresses cultural considerations, and provides tips to help build patient-teaching skills. Each patient care chapter has a consistent format, with information organized by the nursing process. Charts, lists, and tables summarize information. Key facts are graphically highlighted. Unfamiliar terms are defined throughout the text and gathered in the Master Glossary. Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter guide student learning. Chapter-end summaries



Current Perspectives on Cardiomyopathies

Current Perspectives on Cardiomyopathies
  • Author : Angelos Tsipis
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 26 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKCurrent Perspectives on Cardiomyopathies

Advances in the understanding of cardiomyopathies and the growth of cardiology have paralleled one another. Over the years, many classification methods have been developed for cardiomyopathies based on aetiology, structural models and the functional approach. The new concepts and events that have occurred in cardiology generally and in cardiomyopathies specifically are sufficient changes to justify this book. Developments in cardiomyopathies have advanced at a rapid rate, largely because of the progress that has been made in instrumental analysis and the


The Heart in Rheumatic, Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases

The Heart in Rheumatic, Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases
  • Author : Udi Nussinovitch
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 10 February 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Heart in Rheumatic, Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases

The prevalence of autoimmune diseases and rheumatic conditions is constantly increasing. Autoimmune diseases affect approximately 7-10% of the population of the United States, while more than 50,000,000 American adults suffer from some type of arthritis. The Heart in Rheumatic, Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases examines the complex mechanisms relating to cardiac diseases from a pathophysiological and clinical point of view. Autoimmune rheumatic diseases can affect the coronary vessels, myocardium, pericardium, heart valves and the conduction system. The diagnosis of these unique cardiac


The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure

The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure
  • Author : John Kassotis
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 15 February 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure

The world of clinical cardiac electrophysiology continues to evolve with newer and more advanced technologies to better serve our patients. In this book, titled The Role of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure, authors from around the world have contributed their thoughts. Various chapters describing the use of biventricular pacing devices (CRT) in the management of patients suffering from systolic heart failure are included, with a chapter dedicated to management of CRT. A chapter describing



Examination Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Examination Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Author : Judith Goh, MB BS, FRACOG,Michael Flynn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 December 2016
GET THIS BOOKExamination Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Examination Obstetrics & Gynaecology is an accessible rapid reference appropriate for daily use in a busy ward, clinic or surgery. Fully revised and updated, this practical guide is a definitive resource for medical trainees undertaking speciality training. Building on resources developed during the authors' specialist training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, and refined by practical clinical experience, it provides a summary of important and essential information needed in women's health. Organised in a note and checklist format, it utilises a step-by-step guide to