Logo

Chronic Heart Failure

Large book cover: Chronic Heart Failure

Chronic Heart Failure

Publisher: Royal College of Physicians
ISBN/ASIN: 186016188X
ISBN-13: 9781860161889
Number of pages: 157

Description:
This guideline offers best practice advice on the care of adult patients (aged 18 years or older) who have symptoms or a diagnosis of chronic heart failure. It aims to define the most effective combination of symptoms, signs and investigations required to establish a diagnosis of heart failure, and those which will influence therapy or provide important prognostic information.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1.8MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Stroke Prevention in Atrial FibrillationStroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation
by - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common type of supraventricular tachyarrhythmia. While a supraventricular tachyarrhythmia is a tachycardic rhythm originating above the ventricular tissue, AF is characterized by uncoordinated atrial activation ...
(8456 views)
Book cover: Regulation of Cardiac ContractilityRegulation of Cardiac Contractility
by - 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.
(9379 views)
Book cover: Carotid Artery Disease: From Bench to Bedside and BeyondCarotid Artery Disease: From Bench to Bedside and Beyond
by - InTech
The state of art of carotid stenosis in the basic and clinical approaches for better understanding of the mechanisms and useful therapies. We hope that would be a new current trend understanding new aspects regarding this scientific problematic.
(6972 views)
Book cover: The Gross Physiology of the Cardiovascular SystemThe Gross Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
by - Racquet Press
Written by Robert Anderson, a pioneer cardiac surgeon and inventor of cardiovascular bypass equipment. The website includes a 20 minute video, that presents a clear and intuitive overview of the concepts included in the text.
(12959 views)