2014

Management of Cardiovascular Disease in Women

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-5516-4 (Print) 978-1-4471-5517-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Epidemiology, Classification, Guidelines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease in Women- Sex Differences in Disease Incidence and Prevalence. Population Representation, Diversity, Disparities

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      Pages 13-42

      Classification of Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women

  3. Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment of Specific Conditions in Women

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

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      Pages 45-60

      Gender Differences in Clinical Manifestation and Pathophysiology of Ischemic Heart Disease- A Gender Paradox

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      Pages 61-81

      Noninvasive Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease in Women

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      Pages 83-111

      Management of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease in Women

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      Pages 113-138

      Invasive Therapy for Women Presenting with Acute Coronary Syndromes

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      Pages 139-154

      Coronary Artery Bypass Graft, Valvular, and Advanced Heart Failure Surgeries in Women

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      Pages 155-173

      Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension in Women

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      Pages 175-216

      Valvular Heart Disease in Women

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      Pages 217-236

      Arrhythmias in Women: A Practical Approach

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      Pages 237-250

      Women with Adult Congenital Heart Disease

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      Pages 251-263

      Hypertension in Women

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      Pages 265-286

      Impact of Diabetes Mellitus and the Metabolic Syndrome on the Female Heart

  4. Pregnancy and Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 287-287

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      Pages 289-318

      Heart Disease in Pregnancy

  5. Special Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 319-319

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      Pages 321-357

      Antithrombotic Issues in Women

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      Pages 359-377

      Effects of Hormones and Hormone Therapy on Cardiovascular Health in Women

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      Pages 379-397

      Gender Considerations in Peripheral Vascular Disease

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      Pages 399-412

      A Holistic Integrative Medicine Approach to Cardiovascular Disease

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      Pages 413-425

      The Impact of Stress, Depression, and Other Psychosocial Factors on Women’s Cardiovascular Health

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 427-447

      Pharmacotherapy Considerations in Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Therapeutic Implications for Cardiovascular Disease

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 449-462