Aging Issues in Cardiology

  • Irene D. Turpie
  • George A. Heckman

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 250)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Irene D. Turpie, George A. Heckman
    Pages 1-10
  3. Joye St. Onge
    Pages 11-25
  4. Alexandra Papaioannou, Aparna Uppaluri
    Pages 69-82
  5. Christopher Patterson, Ruby Grymonpre
    Pages 83-113
  6. Nicole Didyk, Carlos Morillo
    Pages 115-137
  7. George A. Heckman, Robert S. McKelvie, Irene D. Turpie
    Pages 139-162
  8. Catherine Demers, Robert S. McKelvie
    Pages 163-180
  9. Sudeep S. Gill
    Pages 201-209
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 211-214

About this book


Aging Issues in Cardiology provides an overview of the practical clinical areas involved in managing cardiovascular disease in the elderly. This volume will be useful to any physician managing the cardiovascular health of elderly individuals.
Topics covered include:

-Delirium in Elderly Cardiac Patients,
- Pharmacologic Issues,
- Primary Prevention,
- Syncope,
- Heart Failure,
- Coronary Revascularization.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Irene D. Turpie
    • 1
  • George A. Heckman
    • 1
  1. 1.McMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-4696-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-8865-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology