Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapy of Cardiovascular Disease

  • Gowraganahalli Jagadeesh
  • Pitchai Balakumar
  • Khin Maung-U

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Heart Failure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Tina Shah, Nicolas Palaskas, Biykem Bozkurt
      Pages 3-20
    3. John W. McEvoy, Roger S. Blumenthal, Erin D. Michos
      Pages 21-36
    4. Leany Capote, Ruth Nyakundi, Brandon Martinez, Anastasios Lymperopoulos
      Pages 37-55
    5. Nadjib Hammoudi, Djamel Lebeche
      Pages 57-81
    6. Brian Olshansky, Renee M. Sullivan, Wilson S. Colucci, Hani N. Sabbah
      Pages 107-128
    7. Philip B. Adamson, Emilio Vanoli, Eduardo Gronda
      Pages 129-149
    8. Elizabeth A. Hausner
      Pages 179-192
    9. Nicholas Phreaner, Kevin Shah, Alan Maisel
      Pages 211-229
    10. Ioana Barb, Britta Vogel, Hugo A. Katus, Benjamin Meder
      Pages 231-252
    11. Michael G. Katz, Anthony S. Fargnoli, Andrew P. Kendle, Charles R. Bridges
      Pages 265-287
  3. Cardiac Hypertrophy and Cardiomyopathy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Roy Beigel, Robert J. Siegel, Florian Rader
      Pages 291-324

About this book

Introduction

The present book covers the basic principles of cardiovascular physiology, pathophysiology and advanced pharmacology with particular emphasis on cellular mechanisms of drug action. It provides an update on the progress made in several aspects of cardiovascular diseases so that it might kindle scientists and clinicians alike in furthering basic and translational research. In addition, the book is expected to fill imperative gaps in understanding and optimally treating cardiovascular disease.

Keywords

Advanced pharmacology Cardiovascular disease Cardiovascular pathophysiology Cardiovascular physiology Celllular mechanisms of drug action

Editors and affiliations

  • Gowraganahalli Jagadeesh
    • 1
  • Pitchai Balakumar
    • 2
  • Khin Maung-U
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Division of Cardiovascular and Renal ProductsUS Food and Drug AdministrationSilver SpringUSA
  2. 2.Pharmacology UnitAIMST UniversityBedongMalaysia
  3. 3.Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Division of Cardiovascular and Renal ProductsUS Food and Drug AdministrationSilver SpringUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-15961-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Adis, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-15960-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-15961-4
  • About this book
Industry Sectors
Biotechnology
Pharma