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Braunwald's heart disease : a textbook of cardiovascular medicine / edited by Douglas P. Zipes, Peter Libby, Robert O. Bonow, Douglas L. Mann, Gordon F. Tomaselli ; founding editor and online editor Eugene Braunwald.

Format Electronic and Book
EditionEleventh edition.
Publication Info Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier/Saunders, [2019]
Copyright Notice ©2019
Description1 online resource (xxviii, 1,944, D4 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Supplemental Content Direct link to resource
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorZipes, Douglas P., editor.
Other author/creatorLibby, Peter, editor.
Other author/creatorBonow, Robert O., editor.
Other author/creatorMann, Douglas L., editor.
Other author/creatorTomaselli, Gordon F., editor.
Other author/creatorBraunwald, Eugene, 1929- editor.
Variant title Heart disease
Contents Global burden of cardiovascular disease -- Ethical decisions in cardiovascular medicine -- Clinical decision making in cardiology -- Measurement and improvement of quality of care: relevance to cardiovascular clinical practice -- Critical evaluation of clinical trials -- Personalized and precision cardiovascular medicine -- Principles of cardiovascular genetics -- Drug therapeutics and personalized medicine -- Biomarkers and their use in precision medicine -- The history and physical examination: an evidence-based approach -- Evaluation and management of the noncardiac surgical patient- -- Electrocardiography -- Exercise testing -- Echocardiography -- Appropriate use criteria: echocardiography -- The chest radiograph in cardiovascular disease -- Nuclear cardiology -- Cardiovascular magnetic resonance -- Cardiac computed tomography -- Appopriate use criteria: multimodality imaging in stable ischemic heart disease and heart failure -- Cardiac catheterization -- Coronary angiography and intracoronary imaging -- Approach to the patient with heart failure -- Mechanisms of cardiac contraction and relaxation -- Pathophysiology of heart failure -- Diagnosis and management of acute heart failure -- Guidelines: the hospitalized patient with heart failure -- Management of patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction -- Guidelines: management of heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction -- Heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction -- Guidelines: heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction -- Devices for monitoring and managing heart failure -- Guidelines: cardiac resynchronization therapy and implantable cardioverter- defibrillators for heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction -- Surgical management of heart failure -- Mechanical circulatory support -- Cardiovascular regeneration and repair -- Management of patients with advanced heart failure -- Approach to the patient with cardiac arrhythmias -- Genetics of cardiac arrhythmias -- Mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias -- Diagnosis of cardiac arrhythmias -- Guidelines: ambulatory electrocardiographic and electrophysiological testing -- General therapy for cardiac arrhythmias -- Supraventricular arrhythmias -- Atrial fibrillation: clinical features, mechanisms, and management -- Guidelines: atrial fibrillation -- Ventricular arrhythmias -- Bradycardia arrhythmias -- Pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators -- Guidelines: cardiac pacemakers and cardioverter-defibrillators -- Cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death -- Hypotension and syncope.
Contents Guidelines -- The vascular biology of atherosclerosis -- Risk markers and the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease -- Systemic hypertension: mechanisms and diagnosis -- Systemic hypertension: management -- Guidelines: treatment of hypertension. -- Lipid disorders and cardiovascular disease -- Guidelines: management of lipids -- Nutrition and cardiometabolic diseases -- Obesity and cardiometabolic disease -- Diabetes and the cardiovascular system -- Guidelines: diabetes and heart disease -- Environmental exposures and CVD -- Exercise and sports cardiology -- Comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation -- Complementary approaches to heart disease management -- Approach to the patient with chest pain -- Coronary blood flow and myocardial ischemia -- St-elevation myocardial infarction: pathology, pathophysiology, and clinical features -- St-elevation myocardial infarction: management -- Guidelines: management of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction -- Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes -- Guidelines: unstable angina and non-ST elevation myocardial infarction -- Stable ischemic heart disease -- Guidelines: stable ischemic heart disease -- Percutaneous coronary intervention -- Guidelines: percutaneous coronary intervention -- Diseases of the aorta -- Guidelines: diseases of the aorta -- Peripheral arterial diseases -- Guidelines: peripheral arterial diseases -- Prevention and management of ischemic stroke -- Treatment of noncoronary obstructive vascular disease -- Approach to the patient with VHD -- Aortic valve disease -- Mitral valve disease -- Tricuspid, pulmonic, and multivalvular disease -- Prosthetic heart valve -- Transcatheter therapies for valvular heart disease -- Guidelines -- Cardiovascular infections -- Guidelines -- Rheumatic fever -- Congenital heart disease in the adult and pediatric patient -- Guidelines -- Catheter-based treatment of congenital heart disease -- The dilated, restrictive, and infiltrative cardiomyopathies -- Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy -- Myocarditis -- Drug and toxin-induced cardiomyopathies -- Cardio-oncology -- Cardiovascular abnormalities in HIV-infected individuals -- Pericardial diseases -- Traumatic heart disease -- Pulmonary embolism -- Pulmonary hypertension -- Chronic lung disorders and cardiovascular disease -- Sleep disordered breathing and cardiovascular disease -- Cardiovascular disease in the elderly -- Cardiovascular disease in women -- Pregnancy and heart disease -- Guidelines: pregnancy and heart disease -- Heart disease in varied populations -- Endocrine disorders and cardiovascular disease -- Hemostasis, thrombosis, fibrinolysis, and cardiovascular disease -- Rheumatic diseases and the cardiovascular system -- Tumors affecting the cardiovascular system -- Psychiatric and behavioral aspects of cardiovascular disease -- Neurologic disorders and cardiovascular disease -- Interface between renal and cardiovascular diseases -- Cardiovascular manifestations of autonomic disorders.
Abstract "Trusted by generations of cardiologists for the latest, most reliable guidance in the field, Braunwald's Heart Disease, 11th Edition, remains your #1 source of information on rapidly changing clinical science, clinical and translational research, and evidence-based medicine. This award-winning text has been completely updated, providing a superior multimedia reference for every aspect of this fast-changing field, including new material about almost every topic in cardiology"--Publisher's description.
General noteRevised edition of: Braunwald's heart disease / edited by Douglas L. Mann, Douglas P. Zipes, Peter Libby, Robert O. Bonow ; founding editor and online editor Eugene Braunwald. Tenth edition. [2015].
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Source of descriptionOnline resource; title from electronic title page (ClinicalKey, viewed January 26, 2018).
Issued in other formPrint version: Braunwald's heart disease. 11th edition. Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier/Saunders, [2015] 9780323463423
Other title Preceded by: Braunwald's heart disease. Tenth edition.
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