Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Moscucci, Mauro
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Complications of Cardiovascular Procedures provides interventional cardiologists, endovascular interventionalists, and physicians in training with a comprehensive resource on the prevention and management of complications in interventional cardiology.
The book focuses specifically on risk factors, prevention, and management with conventional and/or with bailout techniques and devices. It includes many images of common and rare complications and of devices.
The first section, on general principles, includes quality assurance, training requirements, legal considerations, adjunctive pharmacotherapy, and conscious sedation. Subsequent sections cover general complications of invasive procedures and complications of specific coronary interventions, noncoronary cardiac interventions, peripheral vascular procedures, pediatric interventions, and electrophysiology procedures.
--Provides information on risk factors and prevention
--Many images and illustrations of common and rare complications
--Guidelines for management of specific complications
--Diverse group of authors with specific expertise in interventional cardiology, structural heart disease, vascular surgery, interventional radiology, neuroradiology, electrophysiology, and pediatric cardiology
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