Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Zimetbaum, Peter J.; Buxton, Alfred E.; Josephson, Mark E.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 94
Now completely revised and in brilliant full color, Practical Clinical Electrophysiology, 2nd Edition, provides a clinically focused, highly readable approach to the diagnosis and management of arrhythmias.
Co-authored by Dr. Peter Zimetbaum, Dr. Alfred Buxton and Dr. Mark Josephson, all affiliated with Harvard University, this practical reference offers concise coverage of the major arrhythmia disorders encountered in the clinic as well as the electrophysiology lab, including pharmacologic treatments. It’s an ideal resource for internists, cardiologists, cardiology fellows, and physician extenders who need a complete understanding of electrophysiology but who do not specialize in this area.
- Offers a detailed explanation of basic electrophysiology and various diagnostic techniques – all completely updated to cover the most recent developments in the field.
- Features two new chapters: Lead Extraction: Indications and Techniques; Arrhythmias in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease.
- Presents information in full color, including updated images and figures throughout.
- Includes chapters on indications for pacemaker and ICD implantation and the clinical management of patients who have such devices.
- Encompasses evidence-based medicine for the diagnosis and management of arrhythmia disorders.