4 Stars from Doody's Book Review (on the Third Edition)!
Completely revised and updated, the fourth edition of Invasive Cardiology: A Manual for Cath Lab Personnel is written specifically for nurses, technologists, and allied health personnel working in the catheterization laboratory. Topics cover all aspects of the catheterization laboratory including cardiovascular anatomy, radiography, angiography, technical duties of the staff, right and left heart catheterization, PCI, invasive ultrasound, valvuloplasty, hemostasis, pediatric interventions, pharmacology, emergency procedures, and many others.
Features and Benefits
"Healthcare is a fluid field, constantly improving with research. This is a useful, up-to-date manual for healthcare providers in the cath lab. It is excellent reading for students, healthcare professionals considering the cath lab as an adventure, as well as novice and expert cath lab professionals"
-- Polly Royal, DNP, RN-BC (Purdue University School of Nursing) Doody's Review - previous edition
The editors pull together information from many experts to make this manual appropriate for healthcare professionals at every level in the cath lab.