Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest advances in cardiology, this concise and easy-to-read handbook presents current, core information that busy clinicians need in day-to-day practice. Coverage focuses on fundamentals of diagnosis and treatment and emphasizes understanding the pathophysiology of the various cardiac diseases.
This Fifth Edition provides an evidence-based approach, utilizing the latest clinical trials. It includes a chapter on unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. All diagnosis and treatment recommendations reflect the current guidelines published by the AHA and the ACC.