Cardiology Procedures

A Clinical Primer

  • Robert C. Hendel
  • Carey Kimmelstiel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Noninvasive Cardiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Eddy Karnabi
      Pages 3-16
    3. Eddy Karnabi
      Pages 17-26
    4. Cesia Gallegos, Eddy Karnabi, Robert C. Hendel
      Pages 27-33
    5. Eddy Karnabi
      Pages 35-44
    6. Alexis P. Rodriguez
      Pages 45-52
    7. Eddy Karnabi, Robert C. Hendel
      Pages 53-61
    8. Cesia Gallegos, Eddy Karnabi, Robert C. Hendel
      Pages 63-69
    9. Eddy Karnabi
      Pages 81-90
    10. Cesia Gallegos
      Pages 91-96
    11. Arieh Fox
      Pages 97-103
    12. Cesia Gallegos
      Pages 105-111
  3. Critical Care

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Saleh Alshalash, Carey Kimmelstiel
      Pages 115-122
    3. Christopher Madias, Carey Kimmelstiel
      Pages 123-132
    4. Saleh Alshalash, Carey Kimmelstiel
      Pages 133-140
    5. Grace M. Wu
      Pages 141-146
    6. Aaron E. Brice
      Pages 147-154

About this book


This book is a single compact reference that describes a wide variety of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures performed by cardiologists. The focus is on the clinical application of these procedures with descriptions of their  technical aspects, as well as contraindications and potential complications. How to interpret data generated during these procedures is discussed and this book includes case presentations to illustrate how these techniques are utilized in clinical practice.


Cardiology Procedures: A Clinical Primer contains the distilled information and data important to the clinician or trainee who involved in the clinical care of cardiac patients. Comprising didactic material designed to help in learning the diagnostic and therapeutic cardiology procedures performed in clinical practice, it will also be useful for trainees and practitioners in related disciplines.


Anesthesia Cardiac CT Cardiac Diagnosis Cardiac MRI Cardiac PET Cardiac Pacemaker Cardiac Radiology Cardiac Surgery Cardiology Coronary Angiography Echocardiogram Electrocardiography Internal Medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert C. Hendel
    • 1
  • Carey Kimmelstiel
    • 2
  1. 1.Cardiovascular Division Professor of Medicine and RadiologyUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Division of Cardiology Tufts Medical Center Associate Professor of MedicineTufts University School of MedicineBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-7288-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-7290-1
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