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Cases in Structural Cardiac Intervention

  • Anitha Varghese
  • Neal Uren
  • Peter Ludman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Anitha Varghese, Neal Uren, Peter F. Ludman
    Pages 1-11
  3. Anitha Varghese, Patrick Calvert, Peter F. Ludman
    Pages 13-23
  4. Anitha Varghese, Peter F. Ludman
    Pages 25-42
  5. Anitha Varghese, Neal Uren, Peter F. Ludman
    Pages 43-52
  6. Anitha Varghese, Neal Uren, Peter F. Ludman
    Pages 53-65
  7. Pradeep Magapu, Nick Palmer
    Pages 67-74
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 75-75

About this book

Introduction

This book utilizes case studies to illustrate a variety of percutaneous strategies to treat important cardiac pathology that would previously have mandated cardiac surgery. A desire to minimize the invasiveness of interventions and reduce patient exposure to risk have been the main drivers in developing catheter-based techniques in preference to established surgical methods.

Cases in Structural Cardiac Interventions discusses how procedures will continue to increase in popularity as operator expertise grows and technology advances. It provides a useful resource for imaging and interventional cardiologists to work together in developing an inter-disciplinary team skill set that can be adapted towards specific percutaneous intervention in order to ensure optimal patient outcome. 

Keywords

Computed Tomography Angiography Echocardiography Interventional Cardiology Multimodality Imaging Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Perfusion Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Editors and affiliations

  • Anitha Varghese
    • 1
  • Neal Uren
    • 2
  • Peter Ludman
    • 3
  1. 1.LondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Royal Infirmary of EdinburghEdinburghUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Department of CardiologyQueen Elizabeth HospitalBirminghamUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-4981-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-4980-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-4981-1
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