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Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing.

By: Olson, Kate.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Oxford Handbooks in Nursing: Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (422 p.).ISBN: 9780191502910.Subject(s): Cardiac Surgical Procedures -- nursing -- Handbooks | Heart -- Diseases -- Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Heart Diseases -- nursing -- HandbooksGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Oxford Handbook of Cardiac NursingDDC classification: 616.1 | 616.1/20231 | 616.120231 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing; Copyright; Dedication; Foreword to second edition; Foreword to first edition; Preface to second edition; Preface to first edition; Acknowledgements; Contents; Contributors to first edition; Contributors to second edition; Symbols and abbreviations; Chapter 1 Introduction: prevention of cardiovascular disease; Chapter 2 Cardiac assessment; Chapter 3 Cardiac investigations; Chapter 4 Valvular disease; Chapter 5 Infective endocarditis; Chapter 6 Coronary heart disease: stable angina; Chapter 7 Acute coronary syndromes
Chapter 8 Interventional cardiology for coronary heart diseaseChapter 9 Cardiac surgery; Chapter 10 Chronic heart failure; Chapter 11 Bradycardias and blocks; Chapter 12 Tachycardias; Chapter 13 Electrophysiology; Chapter 14 Congenital heart disease and inherited cardiac disorders; Chapter 15 Cardiomyopathy; Chapter 16 Other cardiac problems; Chapter 17 Cardiac rehabilitation; Chapter 18 Cardiovascular emergencies; Chapter 19 Cardiovascular drugs; Appendix 1: Further suggested resources; Appendix 2: Heart diagrams; Index
Summary: Fully revised and updated for the second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing is the ultimate companion for all those caring for cardiac patients. Systematically covering all the main areas of cardiac nursing, it is packed full of clinical information and practical advice.This new edition now includes expanded information on prevention of cardiovascular disease and heart disease in pregnancy, as well as the latest resuscitation guidelines, protocols, and clinical information. The handbook covers assessment, investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions,
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Cover; Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing; Copyright; Dedication; Foreword to second edition; Foreword to first edition; Preface to second edition; Preface to first edition; Acknowledgements; Contents; Contributors to first edition; Contributors to second edition; Symbols and abbreviations; Chapter 1 Introduction: prevention of cardiovascular disease; Chapter 2 Cardiac assessment; Chapter 3 Cardiac investigations; Chapter 4 Valvular disease; Chapter 5 Infective endocarditis; Chapter 6 Coronary heart disease: stable angina; Chapter 7 Acute coronary syndromes

Chapter 8 Interventional cardiology for coronary heart diseaseChapter 9 Cardiac surgery; Chapter 10 Chronic heart failure; Chapter 11 Bradycardias and blocks; Chapter 12 Tachycardias; Chapter 13 Electrophysiology; Chapter 14 Congenital heart disease and inherited cardiac disorders; Chapter 15 Cardiomyopathy; Chapter 16 Other cardiac problems; Chapter 17 Cardiac rehabilitation; Chapter 18 Cardiovascular emergencies; Chapter 19 Cardiovascular drugs; Appendix 1: Further suggested resources; Appendix 2: Heart diagrams; Index

Fully revised and updated for the second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing is the ultimate companion for all those caring for cardiac patients. Systematically covering all the main areas of cardiac nursing, it is packed full of clinical information and practical advice.This new edition now includes expanded information on prevention of cardiovascular disease and heart disease in pregnancy, as well as the latest resuscitation guidelines, protocols, and clinical information. The handbook covers assessment, investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions,

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Kate Olson (nee Johnson) has worked in cardiac nursing since 1989, working in a variety of cardiac settings such as coronary care, cardiac intensive care, cardiac surgery and cardiac rehabilitation. She moved into higher education in 1998 and has been running cardiac courses for qualified nurses since then. In 2005 she was asked to help set up a national cardiac nursing journal which commenced in January 2006. She has recently been the Editor in Chief of the BritishJournal of Cardiac Nursing, and continues to take an active role on the editorial board.

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