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Essential Cardiac Catheterization

1st Edition

By Mark Gunning

CRC Press

224 pages

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eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429072376
pub: 2007-04-27
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The development of cardiac catheterization has proved to be a very significant step in the field of heart medicine. It is currently one of the most accurate tests in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease, offering speedy non-invasive diagnosis and rapid results without the need for a hospital stay.This highly practical pocket reference provides

Table of Contents

Introduction to the catheter laboratory Coronary anatomy, physiology and pharmacology Transradial access Percutaneous femoral approach Catheterization: techniques and interpretation Non coronary angiography Complications of cardiac catheterization Emergency Procedures Catheter lab formula and formulary Additional angiographic material

About the Author

Rob Butler, Consultant Cardiologist
Mark Gunning, Consultant Cardiologist
James Nolan, Consultant Cardiologist
ALL - Department of Cardiology, City General Hospital, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Cardiology