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Manual of Cardiac Diagnosis

Kanu Chatterjee Mark Anderson Donald Heistad Richard E Kerber

888 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

This manual is a comprehensive guide to cardiac diagnostic techniques for clinicians. Beginning with the basics, the book highlights the importance of history taking and physical examination.

The following sections provide in depth coverage of both new and more traditional diagnostic imaging techniques including electro- and echocardiogram, MRI, intravascular ultrasound, nuclear computerised tomography, and molecular imaging. Invasive diagnostic modalities and their clinical application are also discussed.

Written by internationally recognised specialists from the University of Iowa, this practical guide includes more than 700 images and illustrations.

Key points

  • Comprehensive guide to cardiac diagnosis for clinicians
  • Covers new and traditional imaging techniques for numerous cardiac disorders
  • Internationally recognised author team
  • More than 700 images and illustrations
Author Bio
Kanu Chatterjee MBBS FRCP (London & Edin) FCCP FACC MACP
Mark Anderson MD PhD
Professor of Medicine & Physiology, Head, Dept of Internal Medicine; Director of Cardiovascular Research Centre
Donald Heistad MD
Zahn Professor of Cardiology (Internal Medicine & Pharmacology)
Richard E Kerber MD
All at The Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, USA