The Resource Comprehensive management of high risk cardiovascular patients, edited by Antonio M. Gotto, Jr., Peter P. Toth

Comprehensive management of high risk cardiovascular patients, edited by Antonio M. Gotto, Jr., Peter P. Toth

Label
Comprehensive management of high risk cardiovascular patients
Title
Comprehensive management of high risk cardiovascular patients
Statement of responsibility
edited by Antonio M. Gotto, Jr., Peter P. Toth
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Filling a large gap in the literature, this book focuses on the management of patients who have, or are at risk of developing, cardiovascular disease. Designed to serve as a resource for the busy, practicing clinician, the approach is evidence-based but practical. Conceptual development and the exploration of biochemical and physiological mechanisms are balanced by focused attention on the everyday issues of caring for patients with specific metabolic and cardiovascular disorders. Reinforced by case studies, the book discusses standards of care and challenging management issues. The authors di
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC669
LC item number
.C66 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Fundamental and clinical cardiology
Series volume
57
Label
Comprehensive management of high risk cardiovascular patients, edited by Antonio M. Gotto, Jr., Peter P. Toth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and the framingham study equation / William B. Kannel and Peter W.F. Wilson -- 2. Arterial hypertension / Daniel A. Duprez and Daniel J. Wilson -- 3. Obesity and lifestyle modification / Herman Blomeier and Neil J. Stone -- 4. Effects of nutrient supplements and nutraceuticals on risk for cardiovascular disease / Yumei Cao, Jun Zhang, and Penny M. Kris-Etherton -- 5. Type 1 diabetes mellitus / David W. Gardner [and others] -- 6. Type 2 diabetes / Ronald Goldberg -- 7. Management of elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol / Michael H. Davidson and Jennifer G. Robinson -- 8. High-density lipoprotein cholesterol / Peter P. Toth and Antonio M. Gotto, Jr. -- 9. Triglycerides and risk for atherosclerotic disease / Gérald Luc, Patrick Duriez, and Jean-Charles Fruchart -- 10. Safety of dyslipidemic agents / Stefano Bellosta, Rodolfo Paoletti, and Alberto Corsini -- 11. The metabolic syndrome : identification and management of the patient at high risk for cardiovascular disease / Charles Reasner -- 12. Inflammatory mediators and c-reactive protein / John A. Farmer -- 13. Chronic kidney disease / Nelson Kopyt -- 14. Anticoagulation and antiplatelet agents / Adnan K. Chhatriwalla and Deepak L. Bhatt -- 15. Congestive heart failure : epidemiology, pathophysiology, and current therapies / Nicolas W. Shammas -- 16. Stroke prevention / Shyam Prabhakaran, Bernardo Liberato, and Ralph L. Sacco -- 17. Peripheral arterial disease / Stanley G. Rockson and Emil M. DeGoma -- 18. Acute myocardial infarction / James T. Willerson and Paul W. Armstrong
  • 19. Tobacco and cardiovascular disease / Robyn L. Richmond, Nicholas Zwar, and Rowena Ivers -- 20. Women and coronary heart disease / Vera Bittner -- 21. Cardiovascular disease in racial and ethnic minorities / Keith C. Ferdinand and Annemarie Armani
Control code
ocn150951908
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 770 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781420019667
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24473704
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)150951908
  • pebco142001966X

Library Locations

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