More Details about Comprehensive Management Of High Risk Cardiovascular Patients

General Information  
Author(s)Antonio M Gotto and Peter P Toth
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9780849340666
Pages770
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearSeptember 2006

Description

Filling a large gap in the literature, this book focuses on the management of patients who have, or are at risk of developing, cardiovascular disease. Designed to serve as a resource for the busy, practicing clinician, the approach is evidence-based but practical. Conceptual development and the exploration of biochemical and physiological mechanisms are balanced by focused attention on the everyday issues of caring for patients with specific metabolic and cardiovascular disorders. Reinforced by case studies, the book discusses standards of care and challenging management issues. The authors discuss pharmacotherapeutic choices in light of findings from clinical trials, elements of care unique to women and people