"A comprehensive, accessible guide to your internal metronome. Study hard, there might be a test."
Mehmet Oz, MD,
Author of You: On a Diet and You: The Owner's Manual
"This remarkable book - this Owner's Guide - is so user-friendly that it reads like a fascinating conversation between ourselves and two of our nation's most experienced and eminent cardiac specialists. Not only will it be of immense value to everyone with an interest in heart disease, but it serves also as a model of clarity to help physicans learn how to answer their patients' questions in completely lucid and authoritative terms."
Sherwin B. Nuland, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery, Yale University
Author of How We Die and The Art of Aging
About the Author
John A. Elefteriades, MD (New Haven, CT), is chief of cardiothoracic surgery and professor of surgery at Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital. He is currently the president of the International College of Angiology and serves on the editorial board of the American Journal of Cardiology, the Journal of Cardiac Surgery, and Cardiology. The winner of the prestigious "Socrates Award" for the teaching of cardiac surgery, he is the author, with Lawrence S. Cohen, MD, of House Officer Guide to ICU Care.
Lawrence S. Cohen, MD (New Haven, CT), is the Ebenezer K. Hunt Professor of Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine. He is on the editorial board of Clinical Cardiology, Heart, and the American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology.