Practical Cardiovascular Hemodynamics: With Self-Assessment Problems

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Hanna, Elias; Glancy, Luke

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-1-93-628784-0

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 96

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Description

Provides an in-depth understanding of waveforms and tracings seen in various disease states as well as pathophysiology behind those findings.

Practical issues that are rarely discussed or focused upon in textbooks are highlighted in this book with detailed waveform analysis. Pitfalls in the hemodynamic assessment of valvular diseases, constriction, tamponade, pulmonary hypertension, shunt pathology, congenital heart disease, coronary disease, and right and le ventricular failure are provided.

Practical Cardiovascular Hemodynamics also includes case-based and tracingbased self-assessment problems. e reader will learn to identify disease states and waveform subtleties from single tracings or from case studies and will increase skills in interpreting tracings, understanding notches and artifacts, and formulating a diagnosis.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Hanna, Elias; Glancy, Luke
ISBN: 978-1-93-628784-0
Specialty:
Internal Medicine
Cardiology
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 416
Year: 2012
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 96

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