Acute Coronary Care

Principles and Practice

  • Robert M. Califf
  • Galen S. Wagner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Pathophysiology of Ischemic Heart Disease

  3. The Prediction and Prevention of Acute Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Phillip J. Harris, Robert A. Rosati
      Pages 113-120
    3. Shaun Coughlin, Lewis T. Williams
      Pages 135-144
    4. William T. Friedewald, Curt D. Furberg
      Pages 145-155
  4. Methods for Diagnosing and Sizing Myocardial Infarctions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Richard D. White, Peer Grande, Galen S. Wagner
      Pages 159-165
    3. Robert A. Warner, Galen S. Wagner, Raymond E. Ideker
      Pages 167-178
    4. David G. Harrison, Melvin L. Marcus
      Pages 189-199
  5. Methods for Monitoring the Patient with Acute Myocardial Ischemia

  6. Coronary Care: The Prehospital Phase

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Mickey S. Eisenberg, Lawrence Bergner, Alfred P. Hallstrom
      Pages 259-264
  7. Coronary Care: The Postadmission Phase

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. Harry P. Selker, Michael W. Pozen, Ralph B. D’Agostino
      Pages 289-298
    3. W. Wayne Stargel, Philip A. Routledge, Galen S. Wagner
      Pages 311-319
    4. David S. Grierson, Robert M. Califf, Galen S. Wagner
      Pages 321-334
    5. Marcus A. De Wood, Ronald P. Grunwald, William P. O’Grady, Michael L. Hinnen, Gerald R. Hensley, J. Paul Shields
      Pages 343-352
  8. Coronary Care: The Coronary Care Unit

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 353-353
    2. Wanda Bride, Marguerite English, Robert M. Califf
      Pages 359-368
    3. Lee Goldman, Harvey Fineberg
      Pages 369-374
  9. Coronary Care: The Coronary Care Unit Phase

About this book


angina pectoris angiography arrhythmia artery atherosclerosis blood cardiac function drugs electrocardiogram (ECG) heart heart disease myocardial infarction physiology rehabilitation ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert M. Califf
    • 1
  • Galen S. Wagner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MedicineDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Department of MedicineDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1985
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-3830-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-3828-4
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