Basics of Heart Failure

A Problem Solving Approach

  • Brian E. Jaski

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 228)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. The Problem of Heart Failure

    1. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 1-2
    2. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 3-11
    3. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 13-23
    4. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 25-52
    5. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 53-68
    6. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 69-82
    7. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 83-87
    8. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 89-94
    9. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 95-98
  3. The Management of Heart Failure

    1. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 99-148
    2. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 149-200
    3. Brian E. Jaski
      Pages 201-253
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 255-307

About this book


Each year over 400,000 people have a new onset of heart failure in the United States, adding to a current patient population of over 4.8 million Americans. Basics of Heart Failure takes a problem-solving approach to examining heart failure and to providing the reader with an up-to-date account of our knowledge in this area. Chapters on the diagnosis and therapy of heart failure emphasize data from recent multicenter trials.


basics cell circulation clinical trial diagnosis gene heart heart failure molecule organ population stress therapy

Authors and affiliations

  • Brian E. Jaski
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant ProgramsSharp Memorial HospitalSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.San Diego School of MedicineUniversity of CaliforniaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-6969-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-4379-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology