2012

Stress Proof the Heart

Behavioral Interventions for Cardiac Patients

Editors:

ISBN: 978-1-4419-5649-1 (Print) 978-1-4419-5650-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Psychological Challenges of Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-7

      Introduction

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 9-24

      Psychological Challenges of Coping with Coronary Artery Disease

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-43

      Sudden Cardiac Arrest: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Patient Management of Ventricular Fibrillation and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 45-60

      Atrial Fibrillation: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Patient Management

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 61-91

      Psychological Management of Patients with Heart Failure

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 93-117

      Psychiatric Symptoms, Personality Profile, and Takotsubo Syndrome: Clinical Considerations

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 119-135

      Psychological Aspects of Cardiac Transplantation

  3. How Fusion Works and What It Can Do

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 139-166

      Anxiety and Depression: Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-197

      Interventions in the Context of the Distressed (Type D) Personality

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-221

      Stress Management with Cardiac Patients

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 223-248

      The Effects of Meditation and Yoga on Cardiovascular Disease

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-279

      Job Stress and Overcommitment in Cardiac Patients

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 281-317

      Managing Sleep Problems Among Cardiac Patients

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 319-344

      Exercise as Medicine for Cardiac Patients

    9. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 345-372

      Approaches to Smoking Cessation in a Cardiovascular Population

    10. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 373-388

      Advances in Cardiac Psychology: Computerized Therapies

    11. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 389-400

      Behavioral Cardiology: Toward the Development of Integrated Treatment Models

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 401-408