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The Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiac Surgical Care

Book • Second Edition2007

Authors:

John V. Conte, William A. Baumgartner, ... Sharon Owens

The Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiac Surgical Care

Book • Second Edition2007

 

Cover for The Johns Hopkins Manual of Cardiac Surgical Care

Authors:

John V. Conte, William A. Baumgartner, ... Sharon Owens

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Thoroughly revised, this handy manual is filled with practical advice for the entire cardiac care team. It covers all aspects of care of the surgical heart patient—from preoperativ ... read full description

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Thoroughly revised, this handy manual is filled with practical advice for the entire cardiac care team. It covers all aspects of care of the surgical heart patient—from preoperative assessment to postoperative management to treatment protocols.

Thoroughly revised, this handy manual is filled with practical advice for the entire cardiac care team. It covers all aspects of care of the surgical heart patient—from preoperative assessment to postoperative management to treatment protocols.

Key Features

  • Chapters written by both nurses and doctors emphasize the critical care team approach to cardiac surgery to improve patient outcomes and provide useful, practical information for every clinical setting.
  • A logical organization, including individual sections on preoperative, operative, and postoperative issue speeds to the information you need.
  • The latest details on coronary artery disease • fluid, electrolyte, and renal function • management of postoperative cardiac arrhythmias • mechanical devices • and postoperative myocardial ischemia enhance your clinical acumen.
  • An updated appendix of Management Summaries keeps you current on the latest in care.
  • New images and line drawings illuminate key steps to help you master every procedure.
  • Chapters written by both nurses and doctors emphasize the critical care team approach to cardiac surgery to improve patient outcomes and provide useful, practical information for every clinical setting.
  • A logical organization, including individual sections on preoperative, operative, and postoperative issue speeds to the information you need.
  • The latest details on coronary artery disease • fluid, electrolyte, and renal function • management of postoperative cardiac arrhythmias • mechanical devices • and postoperative myocardial ischemia enhance your clinical acumen.
  • An updated appendix of Management Summaries keeps you current on the latest in care.
  • New images and line drawings illuminate key steps to help you master every procedure.

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ISBN

978-0-323-01810-4

Language

English

Published

2007

Copyright

Copyright © 2008 by Mosby, an imprint of Elsevier Inc.

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Mosby

Authors

John V. Conte

Associate Director, Division Cardiac Surgery

Director of Heart and Lung Transplantation

Associate Professor of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

William A. Baumgartner

Cardiac Surgeon-in-Charge The Vincent L. Gott Professor

Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs, President of Clinical Practice Association, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

Todd Dorman

Associate Dean & Director, Continuing Medical Education

Vice Chair for Critical Care

Associate Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine, Medicine, Surgery, and the School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Sharon Owens

Nurse Practitioner, Cardiac Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland