This new updated edition continues to comprehensively approach all the different issues relating to intensive and acute cardiovascular care. The book is comprised of a print and on-line version. By activating your unique access code, you can read and annotate the full text online, follow links from the references to primary research materials, and view, enlarge and download all the figures and tables. Now fully updated and revised with the most recent imaging methods and technologies and covering much more requirements than previously, it not only discusses the essentials of individual modalities but also clearly shows that the extra value every technique can result in the treatment of coronary artery diseases. .
These unstable patients are in need of adequate, prompt, professional, and comprehensive care, including diagnosis, management, and monitoring to be delivered from the pre-hospital phase and through hospitalization until stabilization. The online version is updated by the same authors on a yearly basis and is available with the print version and separately on a subscription basis, allowing easy access to content in digital and mobile optimised format. John Camm, Paulus Kirchhof, Gregory Y. A unique characteristic of the textbook is the presence of a whole section devoted to biomarkers, which underline the growing importance of laboratory medicine in the field of intensive and acute cardiac care. This updated version of the textbook on acute and intensive cardiovascular care has set out to include relevant medical and practical information needed for the optimal operation of an up- to-date acute cardiac care service. The largest section of the textbook is devoted to non-cardiac disease which could acutely involve the cardiovascular system.
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Readers must therefore always check the product information and clinical procedures with the most up to date published product information and data sheets provided by the manufacturers and the most recent codes of conduct and safety regulations. Vascular biology is the key to understanding how atherosclerosis arises and operates. Learning how to apply them in practice is made easy with free access to videos and imaging loops online along with the full text so that it is always available, even when on the move. Serruys, and Gerald Maurer, supported by an editorial board of subject experts and contributions from more than 1000 of the world's leading specialists from research and the clinic, this dynamic encyclopaedic resource covers more than 63 disciplines with cardiology, providing readers with a trustworthy insight into all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. The Esc Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine is a teaching text that contains the knowledge base needed by every general cardiologist and specialist cardiologist as a background to their specialty interest. Split into six key parts; Introduction to the cardiovascular system; Investigations; Heart diseases; Vascular disease; Special populations, and Other aspects of cardiology, providing readers with a trustworthy insight into all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. Camm, Gerald Maurer, Patrick W.
The textbook contains much of the evidence base that is used to derive the practice guidelines published by the European Society of Cardiology, and its contents will be used as a basis for testing the knowledge of trainees who seek to qualify as cardiologists and of cardiologists who must re-accredit their status as cardiovascular health care providers. The text in the print version has comprehensive referencing, but the references themselves are available only from the on-line edition where the citations are directly linked to PubMed in order to facilitate retrieval of abstracts and full texts, where available. Richly illustrated with colour figures, images, and tables and using a wealth of newly available evidence to link theory to practice, it demonstrates how these techniques can be used in the diagnosis of a range of cardiovascular diseases. Other noteworthy chapters are on ethical issues — which are so important in acute cardiac care, such as patient safety, donor organ management and palliative care. Rats in the experimental group also had higher levels of vascular endothelial growth factor compared with the control group. He is also clinical consultant and chair of the Clinical Events Committee Core Laboratories at Cardialysis in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
We highly encourage our visitors to purchase original books from the respected publishers. The Esc Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine The Esc Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine is a teaching text that contains the knowledge base needed by every general cardiologist and specialist cardiologist as a background to their specialty interest. Richly illustrated with color figures, graphics, and tables and utilizing a wealth of recent evidence to connect theory into practice, it shows how these techniques may be utilised in the identification of a variety of cardiovascular ailments. Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Lüscher, and Patrick Serruys as editors.
He is Professor of cardiology at the University of Antwerp and Head of the Department of Cardiology at the University Hospital of Antwerp, Belgium. Their needs can best be met in specially designed and equipped units mobile intensive care unit and intensive cardiac care unit operated by adequately trained physicians, nurses, and paramedics. The major determinant of the short- and long-term prognosis of these patients is their cardiac condition, and therefore they should be taken care of primarily by a cardiologist. Following the success of the first edition, the second edition appeared in 2011, this time published by Oxford University Press. As such, the concept of a huge primarily electronic textbook was born with four main editors, 63 section co-ordinators, and more than 1000-chapter authors.
He is a research affiliate to the department of cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. © Oxford University Press, 2016. Get it Now: Download link is protected. If you found this book helpful then please like, subscribe and share. Tofield Conflict of interest: none declared. The chapters cover the various acute cardiovascular diseases that need high quality intensive treatment, but also organisational issues, cooperation among professionals, and interaction with other specialities in medicine. The text and design is intended to produce a book that is readable and readily understandable.