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Cardiology Consult Manual

  • Edited By: Hanna Z. Mieszczanska, Adam S. Budzikowski
  • ISBN: 9783319897240
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publication Date: September 24, 2018
  • Format: Hardback – 456 pages
  • Language: English


This book comprehensively covers the latest advances in cardiovascular medicine. Key diagnostic and treatment points are reviewed across a range of cardiovascular issues, including concurrent cardiac problems, patients with cancer, peri-operative surgical and post-trauma patients, patients in the emergency department, pregnancy in the obstetric units, and the care of critically ill patients in medical and surgical intensive care units.

Cardiology Consult Manual provides a detailed and clinically relevant guide for the cardiology practitioner of the potential cardiac issues encountered within the cardiology consult service and also a range of professionals in related disciplines. It therefore provides an important resource for all cardiology trainees, fellows, practitioners and health care providers involved in the management of patients with cardiovascular disease.

Key Features
  • Contains essential information for the study of cardiology
  • Presents essential information to the study of cardiology in an easily digestible format
  • Reviews key diagnostic and treatment points for a range of cardiac issues in a simple, easy to read
  • Represents a practical and comprehensive guide directly applicable to everyday cardiology practice
Table of Contents
  1. The Cardiovascular Physical Examination
  2. Evaluation of Chest Discomfort and Serum Markers of Myocardial Injury in Emergency Room
  3. Cardiac Electrocardiography
  4. Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
  5. Patient with stable angina
  6. Acute Coronary Syndromes
  7. Acute ST-segment elevation Myocardial Infarction
  8. Evaluation of Ischemic Heart Disease
  9. Standard Imaging and Diagnostic Testing Modalities
  10. Preoperative Evaluation and Management of the patient prior to non-cardiac surgery
  11. Optimal Timing for surgical replacement of the aortic and mitral valves
  12. Common Adult Congenital Heart Disease Issues
  13. Supraventricular tachycardias and Atrial fibrillation
  14. Diseases of the Pericardium
  15. Acute decompensated congestive heart failure: systolic and diastolic
  16. Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
  17. Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Hypertensive Emergency/Hypertensive Crisis/Refractory HTN
  18. Evaluation of a patient with syncope.- Bradyarrhythmias and Permanent Pacemakers/ICDs
  19. Sudden Cardiac Death
  20. Ventricular arrhythmias
  21. Diseases of the Aorta/ Peripheral Arterial Disease
  22. Pulmonary HTN and right heart failure
  23. Cardiovascular emergencies
  24. Infective endocarditis
  25. Pregnancy and Heart Disease for the consulting Physician
  26. Normal cardiovascular adaptation to pregnancy
  27. Hypertension and Pregnancy
  28. Cardiomyopathies, Heart Failure and Pregnancy
  29. Peri-partum Cardiomyopathy
  30. Cardio-oncology
Authors Biography

Dr. Hanna Mieszczanska is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine/Cardiology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York. She is a non-invasive cardiologist and also works in the Women’s Heart Program.

Dr. Adam S Budzikowski is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. He is a cardiac electrophysiologist and serves as a Director of Electrophysiology service and Director of Electrophysiology training program.

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