Publisher description for The AHA clinical cardiac consult.

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Authored by members of the American Heart Association's Clinical Cardiology Council, The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Second Edition is the perfect source of fast, reliable guidance on diagnosis and management of both common and rare cardiovascular problems. It covers more than 160 problems, diseases, syndromes, and chief complaints in the popular, easy-to-read, two-page 5-Minute Consult format.

This thoroughly updated edition incorporates current American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology guidelines. New topics covered include cardiovascular preventive care (primary and secondary prevention); metabolic syndrome; sexual dysfunction and the heart; and stem cells and the heart. A revised appendix contains relevant Web addresses.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cardiology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heart -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Cardiological manifestations of general diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- diagnosis -- Handbooks.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy -- Handbooks.