Clinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation and Resynchronization Therapy, 4th Edition, by Drs. Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, Bruce L. Wilkoff, G. Neal Kay, and Chu-Pak Lau, helps you deliver superior clinical outcomes using the latest, most successful cardiac electrophysiology techniques. Expertly and practically incorporate today's technical developments in device and ablation therapies into your practice, and stay on the edge of this rapidly advancing field. Strengthen your skills in challenging new areas like ICD therapy in hereditary arrhythmias, interventional techniques for device implantation, implantable cardiovascular monitors, leadless pacing, and the biologic pacemaker. Watch experts perform these cutting-edge procedures online at www.expertconsult.com to help maximize your efficiency and solve a broader range of heart rhythm challenges than ever before.
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Confidently treat your patients with the newest, state-of-the-art techniques for atrial and ventricular pacing modes; ICD therapy in hereditary arrhythmias; interventional techniques for device implantation; guidelines for managing device and lead advisories; implantable cardiovascular monitors; leadless pacing and ICDs; and the biologic pacemaker.
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2. Principles of Defibrillation: From Cellular Physiology to Fields and Waveforms
3. Sensing and Detection
4. Engineering and Construction of Pacemaker and Defibrillator Leads
5. Sensors in Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices
6. Power Sources and Circuitry for Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices
7. The Biologic Pacemaker
8. Device Nomenclature, Headers and Standards
9. Basic Physiology and Hemodynamics of Cardiac Pacing
10. Clinical Trials of Atrial and Ventricular Pacing Modes
11. Clinical Trials of Defibrillator Therapy
12. Clinical Trials of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Pacemakers and Defibrillators
13. Pacing for Sinus Node Disease: Diagnosis, Pathophysiology and Prognosis
14. Pacing for Atrioventricular Conduction System Disease: Diagnosis, Pathophysiology and Prognosis
15. PACiNG FOR NEURALLY MEDIATED SYNCOPE SYNDROMES
16. Defibrillation Testing, Implant testing and Relation to Empiric ICD Programming
17. ICD Therapy in Inherited Arrhythmias
18. Pediatric Pacing and Implantable Defibrillator Therapy
19. Basic and Emerging Principles of Device Therapy: Subcutaneous ICDs
20. Leadless Pacing Concepts
21. Implantation of Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices
22. Implantation of the Left Ventricular Lead, Including Surgical Epicardial Leads
23. Interventional Techniques for Device Implantation
24. Approach to Pulse Generator Changes
25. Prevention and Management of Subacute and Chronic Procedural Complications and Management of Implant Complications
26. Techniques and Devices for Lead Extraction
27. Imaging of Implantable Devices
28. Timing Cycles of Implantable Devices
29. Pacemaker Programming and Troubleshooting
30. ICD Programming and Troubleshooting
31. Troubleshooting, Follow-up and Programming of BiV Devices
32. Follow-up of CIED, Remote and In-Person: Implementation and Guidelines
33. Electromagnetic Interference and CIED
34. Guidelines for Managing the Device and Lead Advisories
35. Ethics Issues Regarding Pacemaker and ICD Therapy
By Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, MD, Kontos Professor of Medicine, Director, Clinical Electrophysiology Section, VCU School of Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Hospital, Richmond, VA, USA; Bruce L. Wilkoff, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University; Director, Cardiac Pacing and Tachyarrhythmia Devices, Director: Clinical Electrophysiology Research, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA; G. Neal Kay, MD, Director, Clinical Electrophysiology Section, Division of Cardiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL and Chu Pak Lau