This four-color atlas takes a comprehensive look at all pertinent areas of cardiovascular disease. It includes detailed legends and extensive reference listings for hundreds of illustrations, algorithms, schematics, and images.
The Essential Atlas of Cardiovascular Disease takes a comprehensive look at all pertinent areas of cardiovascular disease. This four-color atlas includes detailed legends and extensive reference listings for hundreds of illustrations, algorithms, schematics, and images. Topics covered include atherosclerosis, vascular disease, heart failure, cardiomyopathy, arrhythmias, hypertension, valvular disease, interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, cardiovascular imaging (echocardiography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance), and many others. Supported by Brigham and Women's Hospital, this atlas is an invaluable resource for primary care physicians, cardiologists, and all professionals involved in the study and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
From the reviews of the fourth edition:
"The Essential Atlas of Cardiovascular Disease aims to provide a condensed and comprehensive update of the key principles and most recent advances in cardiovascular medicine for the practicing cardiologist as well as the primary care physician. ... provides an excellent overview of the core topics in cardiology. ... can be used for teaching purposes without copyright infringement. ... the Essential Atlas is the best single volume print option for anyone in the market for a well-edited and visually oriented overview of cardiovascular diseases." (Ruth Falik, Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 302 (21), 2009)