Compiled by a team of students and practising doctors and consultants
from the University of Edinburgh Medical School, Cardiology in a Heartbeat provides practical
advice to enable the reader to get to grips with the subject quickly and
easily. This unique author team brings
the reader the best of both worlds: the student authors focus on what students
need to know whilst the contributions from senior medics ensure the book is
accurate and covers the subject completely.
The attractive full-colour layout and short, consistent chapters mean the book
is easy to navigate through; this is especially useful when the reader wants to
quickly brush up on a particular topic or find an answer to a specific
The book boasts an array of design features specifically for students (such as pro-tips, exam
essentials, mnemonics, `in a nutshell' sections) to really help the reader understand the
subject and, just as importantly, to pass their exams.
A proportion of the proceeds from sales of this book will be donated to
the British Heart Foundation