Sports Cardiology From Diagnosis to Clinical Management /

This comprehensive reference textbook examines in detail physiological and pathophysiological aspects of the cardiovascular system and cardiovascular disease in the sporting population. In the first part of the book, the non-invasive and invasive diagnostic techniques employed in cardiology are syst...

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Other Authors: Fioranelli, Massimo., Frajese, Gaetano.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Milano : Springer Milan : 2012.
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Table of Contents:
  • Part I Cardiovascular Diagnostics
  • 1 Medical History and Physical Examination in Sports Medicine
  • 2 Electrocardiographic Signal Analysis
  • 3 Ecocardiography in the Athletes
  • 4 Vascular ultrasound
  • 5 Coronary CT
  • 6 Cardiac MRI
  • 7 Myocardial Radionuclide Imaging
  • 8 Cardiac catheterization
  • 9 Coronary Artery Angiography
  • 10 Endomyocardial Biopsy
  • 11 Integrated Imaging
  • 12 Intracardiac Electrophysiologic Study
  • Part II Clinical Cardiology in the Athletes
  • 13 Syncope
  • 14 Epidemiology, Classification and Description of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • 15 Preeccitation Syndromes
  • 16 Electrophysiological Study in the Athletes
  • 17 Catheter Ablation in the Athletes
  • 18 Valvular Heart Diseases in the Athletes
  • 19 Cardiomyopathies in the Athletes
  • 20 Myocarditis and Pericarditis in the Young Athletes
  • 21 Non Structural Causes of Sudden Death
  • 22 Can  we Finally Prevent Sudden Death in Athletes?.- 23 Peripheral Vascular Disease in Athletes
  • 24 Arterial Hypertension in the Atlete.- 25 Sports Practice in Patients with Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease. Focus on Patients Treated with Coronary Angioplasty and Stenting.- 26 Sports Practice in Congenital Heart Diseases.- 27 Sports Practice in Individuals with Cardiac Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators
  • 28 Other Clinical Indications: Sports Practice in Individuals with Patent Foramen Ovale and in Patients Undergoing Non-Coronary Cardiovascular Interventions.- 29 Cardiologic Rehabilitation.