Key Clinical Topics in Cardiology

by Sanjay Sharma, Aneil Malhotra

The aim of this book is to focus on the clinical topics in cardiology. According to the World Health Organization, cardiovascular disease is the primary cause of death globally. This book consists of 61 chapters. The book includes a wide variety of comprehensive yet concise topics in accordance with contemporary practice. The book also address the more common conditions such as heart failure, atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease, and also highlight more novel topics that are playing an increasing role in patient management and society as a whole, such as prevention of cardiac disease, cardiac rehabilitation and understanding the athlete’s heart. In addition, a number of dedicated imaging topics allow the reader to appreciate the multimodality approach to assessing cardiovascular disease. This book also aimed to transcend barriers between cardiology and other medical and surgical specialties, with topics such as pregnancy and cardiology, peripheral vascular disease and preoperative cardiac evaluation.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sharma Sanjay
AIIMS, New Delhi
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
Bombay Hospital and Lilavati, Hospital and Medical Research, Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
AIIMS, New Delhi, India
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
St. George’s, University of London, UK; St. George’s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
Ramakrishna Care Hospital, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India
Dr Rajendra Prasad Center for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute for Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Ballarat Health Services, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
St George’s University Hospital Foundation Trust and St George’s, University of London, UK
Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
State University of New York, New York, USA
2. Malhotra Aneil University of Manchester and Manchester University Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
ISBN 9781909836549
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18336
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 270
Book Type Professional


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