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Oxford handbook of cardiac nursing

Oxford handbook of cardiac nursing

Olson, Kate, editor

Fully revised and updated for the second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing is the ultimate companion for all those caring for cardiac patients. Systematically covering all the main areas of cardiac nursing, it is packed full of clinical information and practical advice. This new edition now includes expanded information on prevention of cardiovascular disease and heart disease in pregnancy, as well as the latest resuscitation guidelines, protocols, and clinical information. The handbook covers assessment, investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions, and new illustrations and diagrams have been added throughout to aid clarity of information

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Second edition.
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press 2014
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Kate Olson
ISBN: 019150291X, 9780191502910, 9780199651344
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Print version record.
Language note: English.
Physical Description: 1 online resource
Other Number: 99960201629
Series: Oxford handbooks in nursing
Subject: MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; Cardiovascular system Diseases Nursing.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; MEDICAL Diseases.; HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.; Cardiac Surgical Procedures.; Heart Diseases Nursing.; MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; Heart Diseases nursing.
Alternative Title: Cardiac nursing
Series Title: Oxford handbooks in nursing.
Local note: eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Nursing Collection


  1. Introduction : prevention of cardiovascular disease
  2. Cardiac assessment
  3. Cardiac investigations
  4. Valvular disease
  5. Infective endocaritis
  6. Coronary heart disease : stable angina
  7. Acute coronary syndromes
  8. Interventional cardiology for coronary heart disease
  9. Cardiac surgery
  10. Chronic heart failure
  11. Bradycardias and blocks
  12. Tachycardias
  13. Electrophysiology
  14. Congenital heart disease and inherited cardiac disorders
  15. Cardiomyopathy
  16. Other cardiac problems
  17. Cardiac rehabilitation
  18. Cardiovascular emergencies
  19. Cardiovascular drugs.