Heart failure

Andrew J. Stewart Coats

Edited by Gregory Y.H. Lip and Hung-Fat Tse

in Oxford Desk Reference: Cardiology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199568093
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725784 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Desk Reference

Heart failure

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Diagnosis and evaluation - Pharmacological therapy of heart failure - Non-pharmacological treatment - Disease management programmes - Acute heart failure - Heart failure with a normal left ventricular ejection fraction - Systolic heart failure: pharmacological treatment - Acute myocarditis - Dilated cardiomyopathy - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - Restrictive and infiltrative cardiomyopathies - Inflammatory cardiomyopathies: endocrine and alcohol - Cardiac cachexia - Cardiac surgery and left ventricular assist device - Heart transplantation - Cardiac resynchronization therapy

Chapter.  38552 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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