Atrial fibrillation is a heart condition that causes an irregular and often abnormally fast heart rate. It can cause problems including dizziness, shortness of breath and tiredness and a patient may be aware of noticeable heart palpitations, where the heart feels like it ispounding, fluttering or beating irregularly, often for a few seconds or, in some cases, a few minutes (NHS Choices).
This comprehensive guide presents clinicians with the latest developments in the diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation. Divided into seven sections, the book covers clinical spectrum, diagnosis, therapeutic strategies, interventions, and new technologiesused in its treatment and prevention.
Complete sections are dedicated to other arrhythmias, to cardiac surgery and to future directions in atrial fibrillation.
With more than 1000 pages providing in depth coverage of the topic, this manual is further enhanced by clinical photographs, diagrams and tables.
Comprehensive guide to latest developments in diagnosis and treatment of atrial fibrillation
More than 1000 pages discuss clinical spectrum, diagnosis, treatment options, interventions, and new technologies
Complete sections dedicated to other arrhythmias, cardiac surgery, and future directions
Highly illustrated with clinical photographs, diagrams and tables
Senior Consultant Cardiologist, Moolchand Medcity, New Delhi, India
Department of Cardiology, Hero DMC Heart Institute, Unit of DMC and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Chairman, Interventional Cardiology, Medanta–The Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
Director, Cath Lab, Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Max Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi, India