Titulo: Harrison’s Cardiovascular Medicine
Autores: Joseph Loscalzo
Editorial: M c  G r a w  H i l l
Paginas: 636
Edicion: 2010
Formato: PDF
Idioma: Ingles
Tamaño: 41MB      

Descripcion del Libro “Harrison’s Cardiovascular Medicine – Joseph Loscalzo”

The authority of Harrison’s in a handy, full-color paperback devoted exclusively to cardiovascular medicine

“This is an informative and practical, yet easy-to-read guide that provides a succinct overview of the field of cardiovascular medicine. 3 Stars.”–Doody’s Review Service

Featuring the chapters on Cardiology that appear in the landmark Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e, this compact clinical companion delivers all the latest knowledge in the field, backed by the scientific rigor and reliability that have defined Harrison’s.

You’ll find coverage that reflects the expertise of renowned editors and contributors — presented in a carry-anywhere format that makes it ideal for the classroom, the wards, or the point of care. With its ease of use, indispensable diagnosis-speeding guidelines, and acclaimed state-of-the-art strategies, Harrison’s Cardiovascular Medicine is a must for students and clinicians alike.

Harrison’s Cardiovascular Medicine delivers:

Current, complete coverage of need-to-know cardiovascular medicine topics, including diagnosis of cardiovascular disorders, disorders of the heart, and disorders of the vasculature

Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management topics in each of the diseases-oriented chapters

112 high-yield questions for exam and board review drawn from Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 17e

5 complete chapters in print format taken from the acclaimed Harrison’s DVD

44 chapters written by recognized experts

4 atlases covering electrocardiography, noninvasive cardiac imaging, percutaneous revascularization, and cardiac arrhythmias

Reference that have been updated since the publication of HPIM 17e

Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance

The Harrison’s specialty series is written by the same world-renowned author team who brought you Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e:

Anthony S. Fauci, MD; Eugene Braunwald, MD; Dennis L. Kasper, MD; Stephen L. Hauser, MD; Dan L. Longo, MD; J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD; Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

 Contenido del Libro “Harrison’s Cardiovascular Medicine – Joseph Loscalzo”




1. Basic Biology of the Cardiovascular System, Joseph Loscalzo, Peter Libby, Eugene Braunwald

2. Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease, Thomas A. Gaziano, J. Michael Gaziano

3. Approach to the Patient with Possible Cardiovascular Disease, Eugene Braunwald


4. Chest Discomfort, Thomas H. Lee

5. Dyspnea and Pulmonary Edema, Richard M. Schwartzstein

6. Hypoxia and Cyanosis, Eugene Braunwald

7. Edema, Eugene Braunwald, Joseph Loscalzo

8. Palpitations, Joseph Loscalzo

9. Physical Examination of the Cardiovascular System, Robert A. O’Rourke, Eugene Braunwald

10. Approach to a Patient with a Heart Murmur, Patrick T. O’Gara, Eugene Braunwald

11. Electrocardiography, Ary L. Goldberger

12. Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, and MRI/CT Imaging, Rick A. Nishimura, Raymond J. Gibbons, James F. Glockner, A. Jamil Tajik

13. Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization and Angiography, Donald S. Baim


14. Principles of electrophysiology, Gordon F. Tomaselli

15. The Bradyarrhythmias, Gordon F. Tomaselli

16. The Tachyarrhythmias, Francis Marchlinski


17. Heart Failure and Cor Pulmonale, Douglas L. Mann

18. Cardiac Transplantation and Prolonged Assisted Circulation, Sharon A. Hunt

19. Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult, John S. Child

20. Valvular Heart Disease, Patrick T. O’Gara, Eugene Braunwald

21. Cardiomyopathy and Myocarditis, Joshua Wynne, Eugene Braunwald

22. Pericardial Disease, Eugene Braunwald

23. Tumors and Trauma of the Heart, Eric H. Awtry, Wilson S. Colucci

24. Cardiac Manifestations of Systemic Disease, Eric H. Awtry, Wilson S. Colucci

25. Infective Endocarditis, Adolf W. Karchmer

26. Acute Rheumatic Fever, Jonathan r. Carapetis

27. Chagas’ Disease, Louis V. Kirchhoff

28. Cardiogenic Shock and Pulmonary Edema, Judith S. Hochman, David H. Ingbar

29. Cardiovascular Collapse, Cardiac Arrest, and Sudden Cardiac Death, Robert J. Myerburg, Agustin Castellanos


30. The Pathogenesis, Prevention, and Treatment of Atherosclerosis, Peter Libby

31. Disorders of Lipoprotein Metabolism, Daniel J. Raider, Helen H. Hobbs

32. The Metabolic System, Robert H. Eckel

33. Ischemic Heart Disease, Elliott M. Antman, Andrew P. Selwyn, Eugene Braunwald, Joseph Loscalzo

34. Unstable Angina and Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction, Christopher P. Cannon, Eugene Braunwald

35. ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction, Elliott M. Antman, Eugene Braunwald

36. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Donald S. Baim

37. Hypertensive Vascular Disease, Theodore A. Kotchen

38. Diseases of the Aorta, Mark A. Creager, Joseph Loscalzo

39. Vascular Diseases of the Extremities, Mark A. Creager, Joseph Loscalzo

40. Pulmonary Hypertension, Stuart Rich


41. Atlas of Electrocardiography, Ary L. Goldberger

42. Atlas of Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging, Rick A. Nishimura, Raymond J. Gibbons, James F. Glockner, A. Jamil Tajik

43. Atlas of Cardiac Arrhythmias, Ary L. Goldberger

44. Atlas of Percutaneous Revascularization, Donald S. Bain


Laboratory Values of Clinical Importance, Alexander Kratz, Michael A. Pesce, Daniel J. Fink

Review and Self-Assessment:

Charles Wiener, Gerald Bloomfield, Cynthia D. Brown, Joshua Schiffer, Adam Spivak