Coronary and Cardiothoracic Critical Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Core Reference Title

Coronary and Cardiothoracic Critical Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Noted as an IGI Global Core Reference Title in Medicine & Healthcare for 2019.

Release Date: April, 2019|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 558
ISBN13: 9781522581857|ISBN10: 1522581855|EISBN13: 9781522581864|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-8185-7


In order to remain up-to-date on the best healthcare initiatives, medical professionals must continuously seek new research on best practices and procedures to provide efficient medical care to their patients. As heart and lung disease accounts for many illnesses and deaths, and are both a major concern to many members of society, it is especially important for cardiovascular intensivists to hone their skills and use the best surgical and treatment options available.

Coronary and Cardiothoracic Critical Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice is an essential reference source for the latest scholarly material on emerging strategies and methods for delivering optimal healthcare for those with coronary and cardiothoracic diseases. It also examines the latest techniques and methods used in cardiovascular care. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics such as coronary artery disease, patient monitoring, and endocrine and metabolic management, this publication is an ideal reference source for medical students, residents, fellows, anesthesiologists, cardiac surgeons, nurses, physician assistants, and pharmacists who assist patients who require coronary and cardiothoracic care.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Endocrine and Metabolic Management
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Pharmacology
  • Surgical Techniques

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