This book is excellent at explaining the causes of heart disease and the science behind diagnosis and treatment.(Library Journal)
Covers every treatment option available, and includes illustrations and graphs to help the information sink in.(Pittsburgh Magazine)
[Living with Coronary Heart Disease] offers a solid background to educate those who experience heart disease... you can keep yourself fully informed with this book.(David Keeber Sedona Red Rock News)
I recommend this book as a valuable insight into the coronary heart disease process.(Jane Bridges Nursing Standard)
Jerome E. Granato, M.D., F.A.C.C., is medical director of the coronary care unit at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Council on Clinical Cardiology at the American Heart Association.
The book is clearly written, using language that an educated lay person might easily understand.
As a nurse, I would recommend this book to anyone wishing to learn about their heart disease and how to manage it.
I've looked at a number of books on coronary artery disease for patients and this is among the best I've seen.
This is an excellent text for those who would like to know more about heart disease. It's well written and easy to follow. Read morePublished 9 months ago by KK
I've looked at a number of books on coronary artery disease for patients and this is among the best I've seen. It's short, clear, up-to-date, and does not over-simplify. Read morePublished on July 8, 2009 by Palo Altan