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Arrhythmia

Ebooks

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Arrhythmia Essentials
Arrhythmia Essentials is a concise and detailed guide to heart rhythm disturbances. This pocket-sized reference is packed with vital information and includes specific examples of each arrhythmia, numerous algorithms to facilitate an approach to arrhythmia diagnosis and management, and indications for implantable rhythm management devices and ablation.

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Journal articles

2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Society. January CT, Wann LS, Alpert JS, Calkins H, Cleveland JC, Cigarroa JE, Conti JB, Ellinor PT, Ezekowitz MD, Field ME, Murray KT, Sacco RL, Stevenson WG, Tchou PJ, Tracy CM, Yancy CW. Circulation. 2014 Apr 10

Arrhythmias in Women. Curtis AB, Narasimha D. Clin Cardiol. 2012 Mar;35(3):166-71.

A Comprehensive Vew of Sex-specific Issues Related to Cardiovascular Disease. Pilote L, Dasgupta K, Guru V, Humphries KH, McGrath J, Norris C, Rabi D, Tremblay J, Alamian A, Barnett T, Cox J, Ghali WA, Grace S, Hamet P, Ho T, Kirkland S, Lambert M, Libersan D, O'Loughlin J, Paradis G, Petrovich M, Tagalakis V. CMAJ 2007 Mar 13;176(6):S1-44.

Relation of Morbid Obesity and Female Gender to Risk of Procedural Complications in Patients Undergoing Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. Shoemaker MB, Muhammad R, Farrell M, Parvez B, White BW, Streur M, Stubblefield T, Rytlewski J, Parvathaneni S, Nagarakanti R, Roden DM, Saavedra P, Ellis C, Whalen SP, Darbar D. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Feb 1;111(3):368-73.

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From the web

Abnormal Heart Rhythms (Merck Manual Home Edition)

Arrhythmia (American Heart Asociation)

Arrhythmia (NHLBI)

Books

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Current Diagnosis & Treatment Cardiology
This book provides concise, clinically focused coverage of the major disease entities and therapeutic challenges in cardiology. It covers all the important management issues in cardiology and includes detailed information on pregnancy and heart disease.

New Arrhythmia Technologies
New Arrhythmia Technologies provides a complete discussion of recent, emerging, and future arrhythmia technologies.

Women & Heart Disease
This best-selling, updated title, aimed at changing this treatment of women's cardiac issues, covers all aspects of female cardiovascular disease.

Women are Not Small Men: Life-saving Strategies for Preventing and Healing Heart Disease in Women
A guide to preventing and treating heart disease in women that provides information on how a woman's heart differs from a man's, the effects of menopause on the heart, how to avoid common risk factors, and other related topics.

You and Your Arrhythmia : a Guide to Heart Rhythm Problems for Patients and Their Families
This book includes cases with simple explanations to provide patients and their families with a better understanding of heart rhythm disorders, diagnosis, treatment, and long-term care.

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