• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Heart Failure: The Expert's Approach (Hardback)
  • Heart Failure: The Expert's Approach (Hardback)

Heart Failure: The Expert's Approach (Hardback)

(author), (author)
Hardback 584 Pages / Published: 30/07/2014
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

Heart failure is a serious condition caused by the heart failing to pump enough blood around the body at the right pressure. It usually occurs because the heart muscle has become too weak or stiff to work properly, most commonly caused by heart attack, high blood pressure or cardiomyopathy (heart disease).

This book is a comprehensive guide to heart failure for clinicians. Divided into six sections, the book begins with emergency management, then discusses heart failure in both in-patient and out-patient hospital care. A complete chapter is dedicated to the role of biomarkers at different stages of heart failure.

Special issues such as diabetes management and heart failure, geographical variations, and chronic heart failure in geriatric patients, are discussed in depth. The final sections examine advanced heart failure and the diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathies.

Written by experienced authors from the University of California and the University of Athens, this manual includes more than 175 images and illustrations to enhance learning.

Key points

Comprehensive guide to heart failureCovers role of biomarkers at different stages of heart failureComplete section dedicated to diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathiesExperienced author team from USA and Greece

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
ISBN: 9789350909492
Number of pages: 584
Weight: 2000 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 30 mm

You may also be interested in...

The ECG Made Easy
Added to basket
The High Blood Pressure Solution
Added to basket
The ECG In Practice
Added to basket
Making Sense of Echocardiography
Added to basket
The HeartMath Solution
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Cardiology
Added to basket
Part-work (fascículo)
Eureka: Cardiovascular Medicine
Added to basket
DASH Diet For Dummies
Added to basket
Heart Disease
Added to basket
Cardiothoracic Critical Care
Added to basket
The South Beach Heart Programme
Added to basket
The ECG Workbook
Added to basket
Lower Cholesterol
Added to basket
Pocket Tutor ECG Interpretation
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.