Ventricular Assist Devices
by Jeffrey Shuhaiber
Publisher: InTech 2011
Number of pages: 212
The assist devices will continue adding a large number of years of life to humans globally and empower the medical society to optimize heart failure therapy. While expensive and cumbersome task, the foundation provided in this book reflects a contemporary product of original research from a multitude of different experts in the field.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Wilbert S. Aronow (ed.) - InTech
The latest diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in the management of coronary artery disease by coronary artery bypass graft surgery and by percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting have led to a reduction in cardiovascular mortality.
by R. John Solaro - Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences
Contractility describes the relative ability of the heart to eject a stroke volume at a given prevailing afterload and preload. Various measures of contractility are related to the fraction as the SV/EDV or the ejection fraction.
- National Clinical Guideline Centre
Acute heart failure is a common cause of admission to hospital ... This guideline includes important aspects of the diagnosis and management of acute heart failure that are not addressed by the NICE guideline on chronic heart failure.
by National Institutes of Health - International Medical publishing
Clinical practice guidelines for hypertension for the busy primary care clinician. The report focuses on practical applications of the new evidence, including a revised treatment algorithm, drug tables, and convenient references.