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Practical procedures

Edited by Saul G. Myerson, Robin P. Choudhury and Andrew R. J. Mitchell

in Emergencies in Cardiology

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199554386
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597628 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199554386.003.20

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Practical procedures

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General considerations - Central venous lines - Pulmonary artery (Swan–Ganz) catheters - Temporary pacing - Inserting an arterial line - Pericardial drainage (pericardiocentesis) - Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation - Exercise stress testing

Chapter.  5811 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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