Atlas of Heart Failure

Cardiac Function and Dysfunction

  • Wilson S. Colucci

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Mark R. Starling
    Pages 19-35
  3. Douglas B. Sawyer, Wilson S. Colucci
    Pages 65-85
  4. Marc A. Pfeffer
    Pages 87-101
  5. Anju Nohria, Jorge A. Cusco, Mark A. Creager
    Pages 103-125
  6. James B. Young
    Pages 127-143
  7. Carl V. Leier, David A. Orsinelli
    Pages 161-178
  8. D. Bradley, S. Dyke, Robert J. Cody
    Pages 179-192
  9. Michael M. Givertz, Wilson S. Colucci
    Pages 211-221
  10. Michael M. Givertz, Wilson S. Colucci
    Pages 223-238
  11. Donna Mancini, Mat Williams
    Pages 239-258
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 287-296

About this book


In its third edition, the Atlas of Heart Failure provides a comprehensive up-to-date overview of normal cardiac function, the mechanisms of dysfunction in heart failure, and the therapeutic approaches that are available to manage the syndrome. Designed to provide a detailed and comprehensive visual exposition of all aspects of cardiac function and dysfunction, this atlas contains several hundred images, each accompanied by detailed captions, carefully selected by expert authors, and reviewed by the editor.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Wilson S. Colucci
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Boston University School of MedicineBostonUSA
  2. 2.Cardiovascular MedicineBoston Medical CenterBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Current Medicine Group 2002
  • Publisher Name Current Medicine Group, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4615-6492-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-6490-4
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