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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: Print version record.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note: English.
Physical Description: 1 online resource
Other Number: 99960201629
Series: Oxford handbooks in nursing
Subject: HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.; Heart Diseases Nursing.; MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; MEDICAL Diseases.; Heart Diseases nursing.; Cardiovascular system Diseases Nursing.; Cardiac Surgical Procedures.
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.