Park's Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners, 6th Edition

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Author :
Myung K. Park
Date of Publication: 04/2014
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Park’s Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners is the essential medical reference book for the ever-changing field of pediatric cardiology. Comprehensive in its content it provides the practical guidanceyou need to diagnose and manage children wi......view more

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Park’s Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners is the essential medical reference book for the ever-changing field of pediatric cardiology. Comprehensive in its content it provides the practical guidanceyou need to diagnose and manage children with congenital and acquired heart disease. From history and physical examination through preventative treatment and the management of special problems the fully revised 6th edition incorporates all of the latest concepts in cardiology distilled in a way that is understandable to pediatricians family practitioners NPs and PAs alike.

"...a concise reference book; Students and clinician practicing Pediatric cardiology will continue to find Park’s Pediatric Cardiology book to be easy to read and refer for the precise information readily." Reviewed by: BACCH Newsletter March 2015


New to this edition
  • Take advantage of the most recent diagnostic and therapeutic advances in pediatric cardiology. Every topic and chapter has been revised and updated to reflect the latest medical and surgical treatments for all congenital and acquired heart diseases. New surgical approaches, including hybrid procedures, have been updated. A special focus has been placed on noninvasive imaging techniques, normative blood pressure standards, suggested approaches to pediatric hypertension, detection and management of lipid abnormalities as recommended by the Expert Panel, pediatric arrhythmias (including long QT syndrome), and much more.
  • Access the full text online at Expert Consult.

Key Features
  • Apply the latest knowledge and methods with coverage of surgical techniques in pediatric cardiology, the application of interventional non-surgical techniques, blood pressure standards, and cardiac arrhythmia treatments.
  • Easily grasp the latest techniques with helpful line drawings throughout.
  • Select the best approaches for your patients with extensive coverage of special problems, including congestive heart failure and syncope.

Author Information
By Myung K. Park, MD, FAAP, FACC, Professor Emeritus (Pediatrics), Former Director of Pediatric Cardiology, Former Director of Preventative Cardiology and Weight Management Clinics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas