This two volume set presents recent advances in the knowledge and technology related to the field of cardiology. Beginning with a basic introduction, the text continues with a step by step approach through the subject, covering topics such as cardiovascular pharmacology, electrophysiology, coronary heart diseases, myocardial and pericardial disease and more. With contributions from leading international experts and over 1500 colour photographs, each chapter contains additional comments and guidelines from reputed international bodies. The book is accompanied by a DVD ROM containing high quality video footage of echocardiography.In serial IVUS studies with multiple long-term followups, neointima within nonrestenotic bare metal stents showed mild regression ... work. by. Sonoda. and his colleagues demonstrated that sirolimus-eluting stents showed a stronger positive relation, with a ... In this context, preinterventional IVUS can provide useful information about plaque composition. ... not only to the pharmacological ( drug and polymer) kinetics but also to how well the stent is deployed within the coronary artery.
|Author||:||Kanu Chatterjee, Mark Anderson, Donald Heistad|
|Publisher||:||JP Medical Ltd - 2012-08-31|