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Cardiovascular English

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About this book

Introduction

After the successful publication of Medical English, Radiological English and Primary Care English by Springer, I considered it a top priority to keep on writing medical English books by specialties, which could become useful tools for health care professionals and medical students all over the world. Being a cardiovascular radiologist myself, Cardiovascular English was one of the first titles that came to my mind when I began to think about a series of medical English books by specialties. In spite of the fact that c- diovascular diseases are my main area of interest, I would not have dared co-write a book on cardiovascular English without the enthusiastic support of Dr. Mejía. This book project started in Benalmadena when, during the dinner after a 1-day course on cardiovascular imaging, Dr. Manuel Concha, a pro- nent figure in cardiac surgery and one of the pioneers of cardiac tra- plants in my country, and who was aware of my idea of writing a card- vascular English book, introduced Dr. Mejía to me saying “Ramón, Sergio is the person you are looking for.” He was absolutely right. Sergio Mejía has been enthusiastically c- mitted to the book project since its inception. Like its predecessors, Cardiovascular English is not written by English teachers and aimed at English students, but it is written by doctors and aimed at doctors.

Keywords

cardiac imaging cardiovascular echocardiography electrocardiogram (ECG) heart heart transplantation transplantation

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Servicio de RadiologíaHospital Reina SofiaCórdoba Spain
  2. 2.Xanit International HospitalBenalmádenaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Cardiovascular English
  • Authors Ramón Ribes
    Sergio Mejía Viana
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73142-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-73141-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-73142-9
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVII, 308
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Cardiology
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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