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Fundamentals in Cardiac Pacing
An introductory guide to cardiac pacing, Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing covers the key topics that residents, fellows, nurses, and other clinical personnel must be familiar with in order to care for the growing number of patients with cardiac pacemakers. This concise and clearly written handbook covers all dimensions of cardiac pacing including indications, technology, implantation techniques, programming, diagnostics, and follow-up as well as evidence-based guidelines for pacemaker implantation, avoidance of complications, and patient preparedness.
This is a straightforward, complete and essential guide to the long-term care of patients with cardiac pacemakers and is the perfect go-to resource for any health care professional.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: A Brief History of Cardiac Pacing
Chapter 2: The Cardiac Conduction System
Chapter 3: Indications for Pacing
Chapter 4: Leads
Chapter 5: Pacemaker Technology
Chapter 6: Implantation Techniques
Chapter 7: Basic Programming
Chapter 8: Rate Responsive Pacing
Chapter 9: Advanced Programming
Chapter 10: Diagnostics
Chapter 11: Follow-up
Chapter 12: Troubleshooting
Chapter 13: Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Chapter 14: Complications and Lead Extraction
Product Code: 100258
Authors: A. Curtis
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