2nd Edition

Practical Cardiovascular Pathology, 2nd edition

ISBN 9780340981931
Published August 26, 2011 by CRC Press
344 Pages 425 Color Illustrations

USD $260.00

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Book Description

The second edition of Practical Cardiovascular Pathology provides an essential text and colour atlas helping all general pathologists to identify a wide range of cardiovascular conditions rapidly and accurately in both their diagnostic and autopsy work.
With many new conditions explained, and numerous new illustrations, the second edition of this highly-acclaimed text will continue to be invaluable to all pathologists and trainees.

Table of Contents

Cardiac autopsy and cardiac examination
The coronary arteries atherosclerosis and ischaemic heart disease
Valve disease
Infective endocarditis
Cardiac hypertrophy, heart failure and cardiomyopathy
Cardiac tumours
Diseases of the aorta
Deaths following cardiac surgery and invasive interventions
Investigation of sudden cardiac death

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Mary N Sheppard MD FRCPath is Consultant Cardiac Pathologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust Hospital, Director CRY Centre for Cardiac Pathology, Imperial College, London