© 2005

Coronary Heart Disease in Clinical Practice

  • Concise and thorough reference book for healthcare professionals involved in the care and treatment of cardiac patients

  • Offers broad coverage of the subject while incorporating the latest research and government guidelines


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Pages 1-24
  3. Pages 25-47
  4. Pages 48-67
  5. Pages 68-91
  6. Pages 92-106
  7. Pages 107-150
  8. Pages 151-166
  9. Pages 167-198
  10. Pages 199-207
  11. Pages 208-212
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 213-230

About this book


Coronary Heart Disease in Clinical Practice is a concise and thorough reference for health professionals involved in the care and treatment of cardiac patients, both in primary care and hospital environment.

The broad coverage of this book includes chapters on all aspects of modern coronary heart disease practice, including cardiac investigations, angina, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, arrhythmia, lipids, hypertension and diabetes. Aspects of risk modification, including nutrition, obesity, smoking and alcohol, are also outlined. The book contains carefully selected medical questions on hot topics and each is answered at length with the aid of illustrations and tables. It also highlights and summarizes the important aspects of the numerous current international guidelines and trials, making this a valuable timesaving reference tool incorporating the latest research in the field.


Angina Arrhythmias Cardiac Patient Cardiology Coronary Artery Disease Coronary Care Coronary Heart Disease Diabetes Diabetes mellitus Family Medicine Healthy Living Heart Failure Lipids Myocardial Infarction hypertension

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.East Molesey, East Surrey Health AuthoritySurreyUK
  2. 2.Clinical Governance CommitteeEast Elmbridge Primary Care GroupSurreyUK

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology