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  • Recent Advances in Cardiovascular Risk Factors
    Recent Advances in Cardiovascular Risk Factors
    Editor Mehnaz Atiq
    ISBN 978-953-51-0321-9
    524 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 48106 times.
    Among the non-communicable diseases, cardiovascular disorders are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in both the developed and the developing countries. The spectrum of risk factors is wide and their understanding is imperative to prevent t ...
  • Coronary Artery Disease - Current Concepts in Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Coronary Artery Disease - Current Concepts in Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Treatment
    Editor David Gaze
    ISBN 978-953-51-0262-5
    272 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 32025 times.
    Cardiovascular disease is ranked as the leading cause of death world wide, responsible for 17.1 million deaths globally each year. Such numbers are often difficult to comprehend. Heart disease kills one person every 34 seconds in the USA alone. Altho ...
  • Coronary Artery Disease - New Insights and Novel Approaches
    Coronary Artery Disease - New Insights and Novel Approaches
    Editor Angelo Squeri
    ISBN 978-953-51-0344-8
    270 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 37995 times.
    Coronary Artery disease is one of the leading causes of death in industrialized countries and is responsible for one out of every six deaths in the United States. Remarkably, coronary artery disease is also largely preventable. The biggest challenge ...
  • Cardiovascular Risk Factors
    Cardiovascular Risk Factors
    Editor Armen Yuri Gasparyan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0240-3
    504 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 53015 times.
    Cardiovascular risk factors contribute to the development of cardiovascular disease from early life. It is thus crucial to implement preventive strategies addressing the burden of cardiovascular disease as early as possible. A multidisciplinary appro ...
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Editor Gregory Cheng
    ISBN 978-953-51-0225-0
    194 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 29556 times.
    This book provides a comprehensive review of deep vein thrombosis. There are chapters on risk factors for DVT, post thrombotic syndrome and its management, vena cava malformation as a new etiological factor and thrombosis in the upper limbs. DVT is u ...
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias - New Considerations
    Cardiac Arrhythmias - New Considerations
    Editor Francisco R. Breijo-Marquez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0126-0
    544 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 56515 times.
    The most intimate mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias are still quite unknown to scientists. Genetic studies on ionic alterations, the electrocardiographic features of cardiac rhythm and an arsenal of diagnostic tests have done more in the last five ye ...
  • Novel Strategies in Ischemic Heart Disease
    Novel Strategies in Ischemic Heart Disease
    Editor Umashankar Lakshmanadoss
    ISBN 978-953-51-0184-0
    462 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 50901 times.
    The first edition of this book will provide a comprehensive overview of ischemic heart disease, including epidemiology, risk factors, pathogenesis, clinical presentation, diagnostic tests, differential diagnosis, treatment, complications and prognosi ...
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
    Acute Coronary Syndromes
    Editor Mariano E. Brizzio
    ISBN 978-953-307-827-4
    224 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 32952 times.
    This book has been written with the intention of providing an up-to-the minute review of acute coronary syndromes. Atherosclerotic coronary disease is still a leading cause of death within developed countries and not surprisingly, is significantly r ...