Scientific Basis of Healthcare : Angina book cover
1st Edition

Scientific Basis of Healthcare

ISBN 9781578087327
Published December 20, 2011 by CRC Press
200 Pages 12 Color & 21 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

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

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