From the Author
The 3rd edition offers even more information about mitral valve prolapse syndrome. Throughout the book, you will learn about the results of years of Dr. Scordo's research on this syndrome. For those that desire more information, each chapter has updated references. Everyone's favorite, MVPers tell their story chapter has been revised and updated. People from all over the United States share information with you. For people who want updated information on this syndrome, this book is for you. Kristine Anne Scordo, PhD,RN,CNP-ACNP
About the Author
Dr. Kristine Anne Scordo (PhD, The Ohio State University and RN diploma Queens General Hospital, New York) is professor at Wright State Univeristy and director of the acute care nurse practitioner program. She is the former clinical director of the MVP Program of Cincinnati. Dr. Scordo is a widely published author, editor and lecturer. Her research on MVPS is published in journals such as the American Journal of Cardiology and the Wester Journal of Nursing Research. Dr. Scordo has over 20 years experience in cardiology and currently practices as an acute care cardia nurse practitioner in Ohio.