Park's The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series (5th Revised edition)

Park's The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series (5th Revised edition)


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Effectively diagnose and manage children with congenital and acquired heart disease by consulting the concise, portable and fully updated edition of Park's The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook. Designed as a companion to Dr. Park's larger text, Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners, this pocket-sized resource features useful diagrams and clear descriptions of disorders, presenting healthcare professionals in practice or in training with a reliable point-of-care reference or general review. "...this book would be useful to practising pediatric cardiologists or trainees who needs ready access to detailed information, including the normal values." Reviewed by Seminars in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine , Apr 2015 Facilitate the decision-making process with a user-friendly organization; consistent, easy-to-read coverage; and pocket-sized portability. Better understand core concepts with help from numerous illustrative diagrams. Familiarize yourself with the latest developments in the field through extensive updates on congenital heart defects, infective endocarditis, cardiomyopathies, cardiac arrhythmias, long QT syndrome, blood pressure and systemic hypertension. Stay abreast of new recommendations in lipid screening for children, as well as the normative blood pressure standards for auscillometric and oscillometric methods obtained in the San Antonio Children's Blood Pressure Study. Access an expanded section covering two-dimensional echocardiography, and consult detailed normative values of echocardiography in the Appendix. Study the newest approaches in the area of cardiac surgery, such as hybrid procedures. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices.


Frequently used abbreviations - xi Part I: Basic Tools in Evaluation of Cardiac Patients Chapter 1 History and Physical Examination - 3 Chapter 2 Electrocardiography - 28 Chapter 3 Chest Roentgenography - 56 Part II: Special Tools Used in Cardiac Evaluation Chapter 4 Noninvasive Imaging Tools - 65 Chapter 5 Other Noninvasive Tools - 82 Chapter 6 Invasive Procedures - 90 Part III: Congenital Heart Defects Chapter 7 Left-to-Right Shunt Lesions - 99 Chapter 8 Obstructive Lesions - 116 Chapter 9 Cyanotic Congenital Heart Defects - 133 Chapter 10 Miscellaneous Congenital Heart Diseases - 189 Part IV: Acquired Heart Diseases Chapter 11 Primary Myocardial Diseases (Cardiomyopathy) - 207 Chapter 12 Cardiovascular Infections and Related Conditions - 220 Chapter 13 Valvular Heart Disease - 243 Chapter 14 Cardiac Tumors - 253 Chapter 15 Cardiovascular Involvement in Systemic Diseases - 256 Part V: Arrhythmias and Atrioventricular Conduction Disturbances Chapter 16 Cardiac Arrhythmias - 269 Chapter 17 Atrioventricular Conduction Disturbances - 295 Chapter 18 Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators - 300 Part VI: Special Problems Chapter 19 Congestive Heart Failure - 311 Chapter 20 Child with Chest Pain - 321 Chapter 21 Syncope - 332 Chapter 22 Palpitation - 341 Chapter 23 Systemic Hypertension - 345 Chapter 24 Pulmonary Hypertension - 358 Chapter 25 Athletes with Cardiac Problems - 366 Chapter 26 Dyslipidemias - 375 Chapter 27 Preventive Cardiology - 390 Part VII: Cardiac Surgical Patients Mehrdad Salamat Chapter 28 Pre- and Postoperative Management - 401 Chapter 29 Selected Postoperative Complications - 415 Appendices Appendix A. Miscellaneous - 425 Appendix B. Blood Pressure Standards - 432 Appendix C. Cardiovascular Risk Factors - 446 Appendix D. Normal Echocardiographic Values - 451 Appendix E. Dosages of Drugs Used in Pediatric Cardiology - 458 Index - 491

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  • ISBN13: 9780323262101
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 535
  • ID: 9780323262101
  • ISBN10: 0323262104
  • edition: 5th Revised edition

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