IAEA Atlas of Cardiac PET/CT

IAEA Atlas Of Cardiac PET CT-1

Marcelo F. Di Carli • Maurizio Dondi Raffaele Giubbini • Diana Paez Editors 2022 Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for 71% of deaths globally and, among them, cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the leading cause of death, accounting for almost 44%, followed by cancer with 22%, respiratory diseases with 9%, and diabetes with 4% (World Health […]

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Essential Echocardiography

Essential Echocardiography 2nd Edition-1

Timothy M. Maus Christopher R. Tainter Editors 2022 A Review of Basic Perioperative TEE and Critical Care Echocardiography Echocardiography and point-of-care ultrasound play an invaluable role in the management of hemodynamically unstable patients. Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) has a well-established history of utility in cardiac operating rooms, and the advances and increased availability of TEE, along […]

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Prevention and Treatment of Atherosclerosis: Improving State-of-the-Art Management and Search for Novel Targets

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Arnold von Eckardstein • Christoph J. Binder Editors 2022 We are proud editors of this follow-up edition of the well-received Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology Volume 170 “Atherosclerosis: Diet and Drugs,” which was published more than 15 years ago. Since then, major progress has been made in the primary and secondary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases […]

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Moss and Adams’ heart disease in infants, children, and adolescents including the fetus and young adult

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Robert E. Shaddy Daniel J. Penny Timothy F. Feltes Frank Cetta Seema Mital 2022 VOLUME I-II • TENTH EDITION Welcome to the 10th edition of Moss and Adams’ Heart Disease in Infants, Children, and Adolescents, Including the Fetus and Young Adult. This book contains the latest updates on all areas of pediatric cardiovascular disease. New […]

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Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Cardiometabolic Diseases

Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Cardiometabolic Diseases 1st Edition-1

Peter Kokkinos • Puneet Narayan Editors 2019 Prevention and Management in Clinical Practice Physical activity is the most underutilized medical intervention in prevention and management of cardiovascular disease. This despite the fact that it is inexpensive, relatively low risk, and easily incorporated in most lifestyles. The link between physical activity and health was recognized by […]

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Maternal and Fetal Cardiovascular Disease

Maternal and Fetal Cardiovascular Disease 1st Edition-1

Editors: Tomoaki Ikeda, Chizuko Aoki-Kamiya 2019 The advance in medical and surgical treatments for congenital heart disease has allowed many women with congenital heart disease to reach adulthood with less limitation of motility. Inherited diseases, such as channelopathies and heritable connective tissue disorders, have been able to be diagnosed in youth by genetic tests. Social […]

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Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2nd Edition-1

Editors: Raymond Y. Kwong, Michael Jerosch-Herold, Bobak Heydari 2019 Since the successful invention three decades ago of the first magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system by Damadian et al. for cancer diagnosis, the medical use of MRI has become an essential component in the diagnosis and management of patients with a wide range of diseases. Extensive hardware […]

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Aortic Valve Preservation

Aortic Valve Preservation 1st Edition-1

Editors: Takashi Kunihara, Shuichiro Takanashi 2019 Concepts and Approaches According to statistics published by the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery in 2012, mitral valvuloplasty accounted for 66% of the total number of isolated mitral valve surgeries during that year in Japan, whereas aortic valvuloplasty accounted for only 4%. Aortic valvuloplasty was also only performed in […]

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