This book is an open source of Cardiology for young minds to explore, learn and acquire knowledge in order to meet the needs of postgraduate examination. This comprehensive anthology of Cardiovascular medicine simplifies diagnosis and management in the form of bullets or numbered lists, tables and acronyms to make it easy to remember. The book is divided in sections on: The principles of drug therapy, evaluation of the patient, heart failure, arrhythmias, sudden death and syncope, preventive cardiology, atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, diseases of the heart, pericardium and pulmonary vasculature, molecular biology and genetics, cardiovascular diseases in special population, cardiovascular diseases and disorders of other organs.
About the Author
Shafique Ahmed MBBS, FCPS Dr Shafique is a graduate of Quaid-e-Azam Medical College, Bahawalpur. He is the associate professor and the head of department Cardiology at the Bahawal Victoria Hospital Bahawalpur. With an FCPS degree in Cardiology awarded by the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan and advanced training in Angiography/ Angioplasty, Echocardiography and cardiac pacemakers, he is also the examiner of FCPS – II Cardiology and a contributor to renowned journals of Cardiology.