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Practical Cardiology

Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders

Editors: Baliga, Ragavendra R., Eagle, Kim A. (Eds.)

  • Fully updated to reflect recent guidelines, using them as the framework for learning
  • Contains cutting edge device treatment for arrhythmia Incorporates current imaging techniques
  • Details new devices/drugs for the treatment of congestive heart failure
  • Focused on common clinical situations using charts, graphs, tables to make content readily accessible ​
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eBook $69.99
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  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: December 20, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-28328-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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Softcover $89.99
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  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Due: November 22, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-28326-1
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About this Textbook

This thoroughly updated new edition of the classic practical textbook provides a user-friendly, authoritative guide to evaluation of common cardiovascular symptoms and evaluation and management of common cardiovascular conditions. Coverage also includes clinical challenges such as management of chronic anticoagulation, assessing and minimizing cardiac risk in noncardiac surgery, and management of the cardiac surgery patient. Numerous tables and algorithms help readers find information quickly and aid in clinical decision-making.​
Practical Cardiology, Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders reflects the current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines and provides a concise yet comprehensive handbook presents practical information on the common cardiovascular problems that clinicians encounter daily.

About the authors

Ragavendra Baliga, MBBS, MBA, FACC, FRCP (Edin), FACP, is Associate Division Director and Professor of internal medicine at The Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Baliga was a Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School, Boston, and completed two more advanced fellowships in cardiac specialties: one at Boston University Medical Center and one at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Dr. Baliga’s clinical interests include general cardiology, hypertension, elevated cholesterol and heart failure. His research focuses on heart failure, cardiomyopathy, hypertension, atherosclerosis and angina.

Kim Eagle is the Albion Walter Hewlett Professor of Internal Medicine and director of the Cardiovascular Center at the University of Michigan Health System. From 1986 to 1994, Eagle served The Massachusetts General Hospital where he was promoted to associate director of Clinical Cardiology and associate professor of Medicine at Harvard. Since his recruitment to the University of Michigan, he oversees a vigorous outcomes research program focusing on quality, cost-effectiveness, use of practice guidelines in cardiovascular care, evaluation and management of acute coronary syndromes, the evaluation and management of aortic dissection, and the use of modern mathematical models to assess outcomes and risk. He maintains an active inpatient and outpatient practice and is working with colleagues in creating the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center. His outcomes research team has led quality improvement initiatives across the state of Michigan in acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and coronary angioplasty.

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: December 20, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-28328-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Softcover $89.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Due: November 22, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-28326-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Practical Cardiology
Book Subtitle
Evaluation and Treatment of Common Cardiovascular Disorders
Editors
  • Ragavendra R. Baliga
  • Kim A. Eagle
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-28328-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-28328-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-28326-1
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
X, 533
Number of Illustrations
72 b/w illustrations, 49 illustrations in colour
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