ABC of Heart Failure, 2nd Edition
March 2007, BMJ Books
Fully updated to cover all the latest advances, the ABC of Heart Failure is an invaluable reference for general practitioners, hospital doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and prevention of heart failure.
4 Clinical features and complications.
6 Non-drug management.
7 Device therapy for heart failure.
8 Management: diuretics, ACE inhibitors, and nitrates.
9 Management: β blockers, digoxin, and other inotropes, and antiarrhythmic and antithrombotic treatment.
10 Acute and chronic management strategies.
11 Specialist heart failure nursing services.
12 Heart failure with preserved systolic function.
13 Heart failure in general practice
Michael K Davies, Consultant Cardiologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Gregory Y H Lip, Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK
- Fully covers all the latest advances
- Ideal for the growing area of multidisciplinary management of heart failure, including a new chapter on heart failure nursing
- Supplies coherent and concise information relating to the epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical features of this life threatening condition