Manual of Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy, 5th Edition

Edited by Joseph S. Alpert, MD and Gordon A. Ewy, MD
Preface  |   Book Info


CONTENTS:

I: Introduction to the cardiovascular system

1.

 

Physical examination of the cardiovascular system


2.

 

Noninvasive examination of the heart


3.

 

Arrhythmias


4.

 

Heart failure


5.

 

Pulmonary edema


6.

 

Shock


7.

 

Syncope


8.

 

Sudden cardiac death and cardiopulmonary resuscitation


9.

 

Hemodynamic monitoring


10.

 

Exercise and the cardiovascular system


11.

 

Psychological aspects of heart disease


II: Specific disorders

12.

 

Hypertension


13.

 

Hypertensive crisis


14.

 

Hyperlipidemia


15.

 

Ischemic heart disease


16.

 

Valvular heart disease


17.

 

Congenital heart disease in the adult


18.

 

Cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, and rheumatic fever


19.

 

Pericardial disease


20.

 

Infectious endocarditis


21.

 

Cardiac tumors


22.

 

Pulmonary embolism


23.

 

Cor pulmonale


24.

 

Heart block and sick sinus syndrome


25.

 

Cardiac trauma


26.

 

Pregnancy and heart disease


27.

 

Noncardiac surgery in patients with heart disease


28.

 

Diseases of the aorta


29.

 

Peripheral vascular disease


30.

 

Central nervous system involvement in cardiovascular disease