Kern's cardiac catheterization handbook [electronic resource]

  • Sorajja, Paul , Lim, Michael J. , Kern, Morton J.
  • Elsevier
  • 2020
Kern's cardiac catheterization handbook [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Kern's cardiac catheterization handbook[electronic resource] / [edited by] Paul Sorajja, Michael J. Lim, Morton J. Kern.
  • Edition
    7th ed.
  • Varying Title
    Cardiac catheterization handbook
  • Publication
    Philadelphia : Elsevier, 2020.
  • Author
    Sorajja, Paul, Lim, Michael J., Kern, Morton J.
  • Phy Desc.
    1 online resource.
  • Topical Term
    Cardiac Catheterization
  • ISBN
  • Language


For portable, quick access to information needed at the point of care in today's cath lab, look no farther than Kern's Cardiac Catheterization Handbook, 7th Edition. This detailed, authoritative guide is ideal for cardiologists who need a quick clinical primer on cardiac catheterization, as well as for all members of the cardiac cath team. Highly readable and accessible, it helps you provide optimal patient care with reliable information on the latest diagnostic and treatment advances in this fast-paced field.

Table of Content

1. The cardiac catheterization laboratory
2. Arterial and venous access
3. Coronary angiography and ventriculography
4. Invasive hemodynamics
5. Peripheral arterial disease and angiography
6. Interventional cardiology procedures
7. The electrophysiology laboratory and electrophysiologic procedures
8. High-risk cardiac catheterization
9. Special techniques
10. Research techniques
11. Optimization of quality in the cardiac catheterization