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By Irene D. Turpie MB, ChB, MSc, FRCPC (auth.), Irene D. Turpie, George A. Heckman (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1441988653

ISBN-13: 9781441988652

ISBN-10: 1461346967

ISBN-13: 9781461346968

Aging concerns in Cardiology presents an outline of the sensible scientific parts keen on handling heart problems within the aged. This quantity may be important to any health care provider coping with the cardiovascular well-being of aged members.
Topics lined contain:

-Delirium in aged Cardiac Patients,
-Depression,
- Pharmacologic concerns,
- basic Prevention,
- Syncope,
- center Failure,
- Coronary Revascularization.

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