Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician
Copyright © 2008 Blackwell Publishing
Editor(s): George A. Stouffer
Published Online: 15 APR 2008
Print ISBN: 9781405169172
Online ISBN: 9780470692608
About this Book
Now you have a dependable guide to the practical application of hemodynamics. This concise handbook will help both practicing and prospective clinicians better understand and interpret the hemodynamic data used to make specific diagnoses and monitor ongoing therapy.
Written from the perspective of a clinician, this convenient paperback opens with an overview of the basics of hemodynamics, then devotes chapters to specific disease states. Topics include:
• coronary artery disease
• valve disease
• pericardial disease
Numerous pressure tracings throughout the book reinforce the text by demonstrating what you will see in daily practice.
To extract as much useful information as possible from the hemodynamic data obtained from your patients, be sure to consult Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician.