2010

Heart Failure in Clinical Practice

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ISBN: 978-1-84996-152-3 (Print) 978-1-84996-153-0 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-19

    Definition, Diagnosis, Epidemiology, Etiology and Pathophysiology of Heart Failure

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    Pages 21-76

    Inherited Myocardial Diseases

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    Pages 77-103

    Valvular Heart Disease in Heart Failure

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    Pages 105-121

    Congenital Heart Disease

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    Pages 123-137

    Heart Failure with a Normal Ejection Fraction

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    Pages 139-151

    Right Heart Failure

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    Pages 153-163

    Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

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    Pages 165-185

    Cardiac Cachexia in Chronic Heart Failure: The Metabolic Facet of CHF

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    Pages 187-203

    Breathing Disturbances in Heart Failure

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    Pages 205-217

    Stress Echocardiography

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    Pages 219-229

    Echocardiography in Heart Failure

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    Pages 231-239

    Cardiac Radionuclide Imaging in the Assessment of Patients with Heart Failure

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    Pages 241-253

    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance in Heart Failure

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    Pages 255-275

    Principles of Treatment and Pharmacotherapy

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    Pages 277-288

    Nonpharmacological Therapies

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    Pages 289-308

    Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure Syndromes

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    Pages 309-318

    Natriuretic Peptides

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    Pages 319-335

    Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

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    Pages 337-352

    Device Therapy in Heart Failure

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    Pages 353-369

    The Role of Surgery in Heart Failure

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 371-381