Heart Failure

A Comprehensive Guide to Pathophysiology and Clinical Care

Editors: Eisen, Howard (Ed.)

  • Provide comprehensive information about all aspects of heart failure
  • Includes information on the pathophysiology of heart failure, the clinical evaluation of patients with heart failure, the medical management of these patients, device therapy such as pacemakers and defibrillators, heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support with ventricular assist devices
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About this book

This comprehensively covers everything from pathophysiology to the evaluation of patients presenting with heart failure to medical management, device therapy, heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support, and include relevant cardiac imaging studies such as echocardiograms and magnetic resonance imaging studies which could be seen in their entirety as well as pathology slides, hemodynamic tracings and videos of cardiac surgery such as heart transplants and ventricular assist device implantation. Finally, the book would have videos of patients with heart failure, heart transplants or ventricular assist devices, describing their clinical presentation and experiences. It is structured so that it can be used as a guide by physicians studying for the general Cardiology or Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantations Boards.

About the authors

Howard Eisen, Chief of the Division of Cardiology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Table of contents (35 chapters)

  • Molecular Changes in Heart Failure

    Givens, Raymond C. (et al.)

    Pages 1-26

  • Hemodynamics and Heart Failure

    Ledley, Gary S. (et al.)

    Pages 27-48

  • Imaging and Heart Failure

    Volpe, Gustavo Jardim (et al.)

    Pages 49-63

  • Acute and Chronic Right Ventricular Failure

    Sayer, Gabriel (et al.)

    Pages 65-84

  • Inhibition of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

    Feller, Erika D.

    Pages 85-96

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-4219-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $199.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-4218-8
  • with online files
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Heart Failure
Book Subtitle
A Comprehensive Guide to Pathophysiology and Clinical Care
Editors
  • Howard Eisen
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4219-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4219-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-4218-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 850
Number of Illustrations and Tables
23 b/w illustrations, 81 illustrations in colour
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