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Published: 26 February 2015

800 Pages


ISBN: 9780199687039

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The ESC Textbook of Intensive and Acute Cardiovascular Care

Second Edition

Edited by Marco Tubaro, Pascal Vranckx, Susanna Price, and Christiaan Vrints

The European Society of Cardiology Series

  • Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of intensive and acute cardiac care
  • Diverse and intriguing chapter content including non-cardiac disease and ethical issues
  • Numerous new chapters that will increase the reader's knowledge on the subject
  • Section devoted to biomarkers and the importance of laboratory medicine on the subject
  • Digital version annually updated
  • Includes access to the online version on Oxford Medicine Online.
  • Closely aligned with the ACCA core training curriculum

New to this Edition:

  • The new edition contains six new chapters: patient safety and clinical governance, the heart team, ultrasound-guided vascular access, implanted cardiac support devices; donor management; and palliative care in the ICCU
  • Online edition updated annually
  • Separate online and print editions
  • Chapters will constitute the basis of the whole educational activity for the ACCA in the ESCeL platform

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