Live Better Electrically: A Heart Rhythm Doc's Humorous Guide to Arrhythmias #ad - If you or a loved one has a heart rhythm issue or you just want to learn more about this growing field, and treatment options including medication, risk factors, diagnosis, ablation, Live Better Electrically is your guide to symptoms, pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillator ICDs, and atrial fibrillation management.
Some are benign while some may lead to sudden death. Dr. Heart rhythm problems—whether slow, fast, or irregular—are very common.
A Patient's Guide to Heart Rhythm Problems A Johns Hopkins Press Health BookJohns Hopkins University Press #ad - A library journal best consumer Health Book of 2010Heart rhythm problems can be a matter of life or death. Cohen tells readers what they need to know about palpitations, rapid heart rhythms tachycardias, cardiac arrest, slow heart rhythms bradycardias, and other conditions related to irregular heartbeats.
With the goal of informing and empowering heart patients, Dr. A patient's guide to heart rhythm problems will help readers understand• how the heart works and what can go wrong• the tests and other diagnostic procedures they may undergo• how their doctor reaches a diagnosis• what their diagnosis means• how their doctor might treat the problem• when medication alone is sufficient treatment• when pacemaker, or biventricular therapy is appropriate• how to get the best possible medical care―in and out of the hospitalEndorsed by the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association, this essential resource features tables highlighting key information, defibrillator, treatments, as well as patient narratives that provide personal insight into arrhythmia tests, and technologies.
A Patient's Guide to Heart Rhythm Problems A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book #ad - . Cohen describes the heart's basic function, the various conditions associated with arrhythmia, and recommended courses of treatment. In this easy-to-read guide, Dr. He discusses such procedures as tilt table testing, pacemakers, and biventricular devices; explains the essentials of CPR and the use of Automatic External Defibrillators AEDs; and presents the latest guidelines from the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, catheter ablation, and device implantation including cardiac monitors, defibrillators, electrophysiology studies, and the Heart Rhythm Society.
Todd cohen provides comprehensive information to help people with heart rhythm problems arrhythmias get an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Dr.