Scientific Basis of Healthcare: Angina (Hardback) book cover

Scientific Basis of Healthcare


Edited by Colin R. Martin, Victor R. Preedy

© 2012 – CRC Press

200 pages | 12 Color Illus. | 21 B/W Illus.

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pub: 2011-12-20
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Practice and Procedures are continually changing with a corresponding improvement in healthcare. Concomitantly, the demand for comprehensive and focused evidenced-based text and scientific literature covering single areas of nursing and healthcare science or treatment has also increased. The volume on Angina covers, inter alia, epidemiology of angina, coronary plaque rupture, angina questionnaires,American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines for nursing care, non-invasive coronary angiography, drugs used in angina, thrombin inhibitors, and external counterpulsation therapy.

Table of Contents

Epidemiology of Angina, John F. Beltrame

Chest Pain: Cardiac and Non-Cardiac Causes, Geraldine Lee

Coronary Plaque Rupture in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome, Toshio Imanishi

The Use and Application of Angina Questionnaires, N.B. Hassan and M.T. Hassan

American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction—Overview of Guidelines for Care Before, During, and After STEMI, R.S. Loomba and R.R. Arora

Non-Invasive Coronary Angiography with Cardiac CT in Patients with Angina Pectoris, Christof Burgstahler,

Harald Brodoefel and Stephen Schroeder

Drugs Used in Angina: An Overview, Mario Marzilli and A. Huqi

Current Clinical Application of Direct Thrombin Inhibitors in Angina Pectoris, Bernardo Cortese and Marco Centola

Anti-Anginal Drugs in Focus:Trimetazidine, Mario Marzilli and A. Huqi

Enhanced External Counterpulsation Therapy in Coronary Artery Disease Management, Ozlem Soran and Debra L. Braverman

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Cardiology
MEDICAL / Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation