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Zipes / Libby / Bonow Braunwald's Heart Disease OnlineBoth a state-of-the-art website and an acclaimed reference, Braunwald's Heart Disease 7th (e)dition encompasses all of the latest developments in the field. And it uses today's most advanced technology to keep readers absolutely current. With 35 new chapters as well as comprehensive updates throughout, the New Edition of this cardiology masterwork represents the most complete revision to date. The 7th Edition now features four-colour text and illustrations, new illustrations and imaging coverage, as well as extensive cross referencing to related issues. Other new features include clinical practice points in all chapters, a new section on preventive cardiology, new chapters on obesity, diabetes, toxins in the heart and cardiac regeneration and a new chapter on end of life. Joining Braunwald, Zipes and Libby on this edition is Robert Bonow from Northwestern University, as well as over 20 new contributors.
Part 1: General Considerations of Cardiovascular DiseaseGlobal Burden of Cardiovascular Disease Economics and Cardiovascular Disease NEW! Clinical Decision Making in Cardiology NEW! Measurement and Improvement of Quality in Heart Disease NEW! General Principles of Drug Treatment NEW! End of LifePart II: Examination of the Patient The History Physical Examination of the Heart and Circulation Electrocardiography Ø GuidelinesExercise Stress Testing Ø GuidelinesEchocardiography Ø GuidelinesNEW! Radiology of the Heart and Great VesselsNEW! Nuclear CardiologyØ GuidelinesNEW! Newer Cardiac Imaging Modalities: MRI NEW! Newer Cardiac Imaging Modalities: CTRelative Merits of Cardiac Diagnostic Techniques Cardiac CatheterizationCoronary Angiography and Intravascular Ultrasonography Part III: Heart Failure Mechanisms of Cardiac Contraction and Relaxation NEW! Assessment of Normal and Abnormal Cardiac FunctionPathophysiology of Heart Failure Clinical Aspects of Heart Failure: High-Output Failure; Pulmonary EdemaTreatment of Heart Failure: Pharmacological MethodsManagement of Heart Failure Ø GuidelinesNEW! Treatment of Heart Failure: Assisted Circulation NEW! Heart and Heart-Lung Transplantation Part IV: Arrhythmias, Sudden Death and SyncopeGenesis of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Electrophysiological Considerations Genetics of Cardiac Arrhythmia NEW! Diagnosis of Cardiac Arrhythmia Management of Patient with Arrhythmias Ø GuidelinesCardiac Pacemakers and DevicesØ GuidelinesSpecific Arrhythmias Cardiac Arrest and Sudden Death Arrhythmias and Syncope Part V: Preventive Cardiology Vascular Biology of AtherogenesisRisk Factors for Atherosclerotic Disease Systemic Hypertension: Mechanisms and Diagnosis Systemic Hypertension: Treatment of HypertensionØ GuidelinesDiagnosis and Treatment of Lipid DisordersNEW! Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome NEW! Obesity, Diet and Nutrition Primary and Secondary Prevention of CHDNEW! Rehabilitation Part VI: Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular DiseaseNEW! Coronary Blood Flow and Myocardial IschemiaNEW! Approach to the Patient with Chest Pain Acute Myocardial Infarction: Pathology, Pathophysiology and Clinical FeaturesAcute Myocardial Infarction: Management NEW! Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction Ø GuidelinesUnstable AnginaØ GuidelinesNEW! Chronic Coronary Artery Disease Ø GuidelinesNEW! Diabetes and Heart Disease Percutaneous Coronary and Valvular Intervention Ø GuidelinesDiseases of the Aorta Peripheral Arterial Diseases NEW! Extracardiac Vascular Interventions Part VII: Disease of the Heart, Pericardium, and Pulmonary Vascular BedNEW! Congenital Heart Disease in Children and Adults Valvular Heart Disease Ø GuidelinesInfective Endocarditis Ø GuidelinesCardiomyopathies NEW! Myocarditis Cardiovascular Abnormalities in HIV-Infected Individuals NEW! Toxins and the Heart Primary Tumors of the Heart NEW! Pericardial Diseases Traumatic Heart Disease Pulmonary Embolism Pulmonary Hypertension and Cor PulmonaleNEW! Sleep Disorders and Heart Disease Part VIII: Molecular Biology and Genetics NEW! Principles of Cardiovascular Molecular Biology and GeneticsGenetics and Cardiovascular Disease NEW! Cardiac Regeneration Part IX: Cardiovascular Disease in Special PopulationsNEW! Cardiovascular Diseases in the Elderly NEW! Heart Disease in Women Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease Ø GuidelinesCardiovascular Disease in Athletes Medical Management of the Patient Undergoing Cardiac Surgery NEW! General Anesthesia and Noncardiac Surgery in Patients with Heart Disease Ø GuidelinesNEW! Heart Disease in Varied Populations Part X: Cardiovascular Disease and Disorders of Other Organ SystemsNEW! The Heart in Endocrine Disorders Hemostasis, Thrombosis, Fibrinolysis, and Cardiovascular DiseaseRheumatic Fever Rheumatic Diseases and the Cardiovascular System NEW! Oncological Disorders and Card