This user-friendly review question book is geared to interventional cardiology board candidates either for initial certification or recertification. It contains 900 questions in the same proportion as the actual exam to ensure highly targeted, high-yield preparation. Answers with brief explanations and references are included. Indications for particular proceduresaa major focus of the board examaare integrated throughout the text, particularly in the context of ACC/AHA guidelines. More than 250 angiograms and other illustrations reinforce key concepts. Separate chapters cover ACC/AHA guidelines for percutaneous coronary intervention, chronic stable angina, acute coronary syndromes, and ST-elevation myocardial infarction. A chapter on test-taking is also included.Answer D. The Amplatz catheter shape, the XB family of curves (Cordis), and the EBU family of curves (Medtronic) all ... Answer E. Simultaneous introduction of two stents through a guiding catheter should generally be accomplished by using anbsp;...
|Author||:||Debabrata Mukherjee, Leslie Cho, David J. Moliterno|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006-10-01|