Brugada Syndrome by Charles Antzelevitch
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Brugada Syndrome
By Charles Antzelevitch

The Brugada Syndrome

From Bench to Bedside

Edited by See other recent books by Charles Antzelevitch
Editorial board member Pedro Brugada See other recent books by Pedro Brugada See other recent books by Joseph Brugada
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $201.95
Your Price: $181.76 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $20.19! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $9.09 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

Brugada Syndrome by Charles Antzelevitch

Book Description

Until recently, the cellular basis for sudden death, the Brugada Syndrome, has largely remained an unknown to modern arrhythmologists and cardiologists, particularly in the absence of any structural heart disease. Detailed observations of age-groups, especially the young, families and populations where sudden death frequently occurs, and improved understanding of its contributory factors and mechanisms are, however, showing the way forward. This addition to the "Clinical Approaches to Tachyarrhythmias (CATA) Series", written by the investigators who discovered and probed the Brugada Syndrome, discusses the history, etiology, pathology and clinical manifestations of sudden death.From diagnosis, prognosis, to therapeutic approaches using the latest in cathater ablation techniques, electrophysiological surgery, and genetic appraisal, the work is a testimony to the author's investigation. Using clinical cases in Thailand and Laos, they further unravel the syndrome's molecular mechanisms, studying related syndromes, such as the long-QT syndrome, infant death, and arryhthmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy. By being informed of the electrophysiological abnormalities that contribute to familial and genetic diseases, physicians, cardiologists and all those who care for patients with cardiac arrhythmias will be better able to identify and treat patients in whom the Brugada Syndrome may strike next.

Buy Brugada Syndrome book by Charles Antzelevitch from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781405127783
ISBN-10: 1405127783
Format: Hardback
(261mm x 183mm x 18mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Blackwell Futura
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Brugada Syndrome book by Charles Antzelevitch and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Charles Antzelevitch

Charles Antzelevitch, PhD, is Executive Director/Director of Research; Gordon K. Moe Scholar; Professor of Pharmacology at the Masonic Medical Research Laboratory; Utica, New York. Pedro Brugada, MD, PhD, is Professor of Cardiology at the Cardiovascular Center OLV Hospital in Aalst, Belgium.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Charles Antzelevitch close
Recent books by Pedro Brugada close
Brugada Syndrome by Pedro Brugada
Recent books by Joseph Brugada close
Brugada Syndrome by Joseph Brugada
» close