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The Resource A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems, Todd J. Cohen

A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems, Todd J. Cohen

Label
A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems
Title
A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems
Statement of responsibility
Todd J. Cohen
Title variation
Heart rhythm problems
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cohen, Todd J
Dewey number
616.1/28
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC685.A65
LC item number
C558 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins Press health book
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  • Arrhythmia
  • Arrhythmia
Label
A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems, Todd J. Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-200) and index
Contents
The basics. Overview ; Who is your cardiologist? ; The pulse : heartbeat and rhythm ; Heart rhythms ; The pump -- Heart rhythm abnormalities. Slow rhythms : bradycardias ; Fast rhythms : tachycardias ; Ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation ; Supraventricular tachycardia ; Atrial fibrillation ; Atrial flutter -- Sudden cardiac arrest. Sudden cardiac arrest ; Syncope -- The tests. Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) ; Stress test and related procedures ; Continuous monitoring devices ; Echocardiogram ; Computerized axial tomography (CT) angiogram and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) ; Cardiac catheterization, coronary angiogram, left ventriculogram, angioplasty, and stenting ; T-wave alternans (TWA) ; Electrophysiology study (EP study) ; Tilt table test -- Procedures and medications for treating heart problems. Catheter ablation ; Electrical cardioversion and defibrillation ; Heart medications -- Devices for treating heart problems. Pacemakers; Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) ; Biventricular devices ; Implantable cardiac monitors ; Device implant procedures ; Device replacement and lead extraction ; Recalls -- The diseased heart. Heart failure ; Cardiomyopathy ; Hereditary conditions -- Prevention and resuscitation. Preventing heart disease ; Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) ; Automatic external defibrillator (AED) -- Follow-up and patient care. Patient follow-up ; Support groups ; Defensive patienting 101 : a primer on patient safety -- Appendixes. A, When an electrophysiology study is appropriate ; B, When an implantable permanent pacemaker is appropriate ; C, When an implantable cardioverter defibrillator is appropriate ; D, When biventricular therapy is appropriate
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 211 p.
Isbn
9780801897740
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007500
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • sky209767179
  • (OCoLC)542263687
  • 796344
Label
A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems, Todd J. Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-200) and index
Contents
The basics. Overview ; Who is your cardiologist? ; The pulse : heartbeat and rhythm ; Heart rhythms ; The pump -- Heart rhythm abnormalities. Slow rhythms : bradycardias ; Fast rhythms : tachycardias ; Ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation ; Supraventricular tachycardia ; Atrial fibrillation ; Atrial flutter -- Sudden cardiac arrest. Sudden cardiac arrest ; Syncope -- The tests. Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) ; Stress test and related procedures ; Continuous monitoring devices ; Echocardiogram ; Computerized axial tomography (CT) angiogram and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) ; Cardiac catheterization, coronary angiogram, left ventriculogram, angioplasty, and stenting ; T-wave alternans (TWA) ; Electrophysiology study (EP study) ; Tilt table test -- Procedures and medications for treating heart problems. Catheter ablation ; Electrical cardioversion and defibrillation ; Heart medications -- Devices for treating heart problems. Pacemakers; Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) ; Biventricular devices ; Implantable cardiac monitors ; Device implant procedures ; Device replacement and lead extraction ; Recalls -- The diseased heart. Heart failure ; Cardiomyopathy ; Hereditary conditions -- Prevention and resuscitation. Preventing heart disease ; Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) ; Automatic external defibrillator (AED) -- Follow-up and patient care. Patient follow-up ; Support groups ; Defensive patienting 101 : a primer on patient safety -- Appendixes. A, When an electrophysiology study is appropriate ; B, When an implantable permanent pacemaker is appropriate ; C, When an implantable cardioverter defibrillator is appropriate ; D, When biventricular therapy is appropriate
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 211 p.
Isbn
9780801897740
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007500
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • sky209767179
  • (OCoLC)542263687
  • 796344

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