The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

Supervised and edited by faculty from the Washington University School of Medicine, The Washington Manual of Echocardiography provides quick insight into the successful performance and interpretation of echocardiographic images. Ideal for today's cardiology fellow, this outstanding reference is both sufficiently comprehensive to guide users through training, and accessible enough as a quick consult for general physicians who are interested in echocardiography. Your keys to excellence in cardiac echo...* Tips and pearls from cardiologists and sonographers offer guidance on proper set-up, correct transduction technique, and image optimization* Easy-to-navigate sections address diagnostic markers of valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, and congenital anomalies, as well as applications of trans-esophageal echocardiography* Abundant high-quality images enhance visual learning and improve diagnostic accuracy* Succinct yet comprehensive descriptions present critical pieces of information on key areas of echocardiography and Doppler techniques* Free online companion website with hundreds of echo clips in addition to the full text for you to access anytime, anywhere

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual(r) of Echocardiography, Second Editionfocuses on the essential information you need to know to successfully perform and read echocardiograms, as well as to identify valvular heart disease, cardiac myopathies, and congenital anomalies. Supervised and edited by faculty from the Washington University School of Medicine, this highly regarded reference has been completely updated throughout, with a new, streamlined layout as well more echo clips, and an update on the current guidelines. You ll find expert guidance, practical tips, and up-to-date information on all aspects of echocardiography all in one convenient and easily accessible source. New chapterson hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and cardiac devices include the latest ACC/AHA and ASE guidelines.Extensively revisedsections on LV systolic and diastolic function, valve assessment, and TEE.Hundreds of updated, high-quality imagesenhance visual learning and improve diagnostic accuracy.Reorganized contentemphasizes clarity and consistency, so you can find what you need more quickly.Tips and pearlsfrom cardiologists and sonographers offer guidance on proper set-up, correct transduction technique, and image optimization.A handy, portable resourcefor cardiology fellows, as well as anesthesia fellows, cardiac sonographers, residents, attendings, and intensive care and emergency department physicians who utilize handheld ultrasound. "Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like: "Complete content with enhanced navigationPowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-linksthat pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the webCross-linked pages, references, and morefor easy navigationHighlighting toolfor easier reference of key content throughout the textAbility totake and share noteswith friends and colleaguesQuick reference tabbingto save your favorite content for future use "

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography

Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual® of Echocardiography, Second Edition focuses on the essential information you need to know to successfully perform and read echocardiograms, as well as to identify valvular heart disease, cardiac myopathies, and congenital anomalies. Supervised and edited by faculty from the Washington University School of Medicine, this highly regarded reference has been completely updated throughout, with a new, streamlined layout as well more echo clips, and an update on the current guidelines. You’ll find expert guidance, practical tips, and up-to-date information on all aspects of echocardiography – all in one convenient and easily accessible source.

The Washington Manual of Cardiology Subspecialty Consult

The Washington Manual of Cardiology Subspecialty Consult

Small, mighty, and packed with information, The Washington Manual: Cardiology Subspecialty Consult, 3e places the field of cardiovascular disease at your fingertips. Designed for the busy practitioner, student, or resident, this pocket-sized edition captures cardiology’s latest findings and treatments in an easy-to-read format. In a fast-advancing field that welcomes new biomedical discoveries and novel therapeutics, this resource delivers top treatment recommendations for your patients. If you’re a busy clinician committed to exceptional, cost-effective patient care, The Washington Manual: Cardiology Subspecialty Consult is the guide for you. FEATURES --NEW chapters on the physical exam, heart failure, preserved ejection fraction, and cardiovascular diseases in special populations --Guidelines from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology --End-of-chapter journal and online references --Maximum readability with diagrams, flow charts, bullet-point lists, bold faced call-outs, and mnemonics Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to: Complete content with enhanced navigation A powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

The Washington Manual of Critical Care

The Washington Manual of Critical Care

The Washington Manual of Critical Care is a concise pocket manual for physicians and nurses. It is distinguished from the multitude of other critical care handbooks on the market by its consistent presentation of algorithms displaying the decision-making pathways used in evaluating and treating disorders in the ICU. The new edition transitions to a full color format and will include coverage of Deep Venous Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolism, fetal-maternal critical care, C difficile infection, and alternative hemodynamic monitoring.

The Washington Manual of Critical Care

The Washington Manual of Critical Care

Prepared by residents and faculty at the Washington University School of Medicine, this pocket manual contains easy-to-read algorithms for the management of more than 80 medical and surgical problems arising in the intensive care unit. Chapters focus on specific problems and the algorithms provide straightforward approaches to the management of these issues. Coverage includes a section on procedures commonly performed in the intensive care unit. Appendices include common equations in the ICU, drug-drug interactions, and common drug dosages and side effects.

The Washington Manual of Surgery

The Washington Manual of Surgery

Revised and updated by residents and faculty of one of the world's top surgical training programs, The Washington Manual of Surgery, Fifth Edition provides concise guidelines and algorithms for diagnosis and management of surgical diseases. The book's pocket size and user-friendly outline format ensure fast access to information. This edition incorporates evidence-based medicine into each chapter, so readers can fully understand the reasoning behind the recommendations. Minimally invasive techniques, including endovascular, are incorporated into all relevant anatomical site and disease chapters. Coverage of vascular disease has been reorganized into three chapters: cerebrovascular disease, thoracoabdominal vascular disease, and peripheral vascular disease.

The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics

The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics

Established for over 50 years as the "Bible" of the medical ward, the Washington Manual is now in its Twenty-Ninth Edition. This edition has been updated up to the moment of publishing to put recent and accurate dosages and patient management recommendations at your fingertips. It also features a new chapter on critical care and medical emergencies. The book's handy pocket size, easy-to-use outline format, bold headings, plentiful charts and tables, and extensive index ensure fast access to specific information.