Cardiovascular physiology and disease
Peripheral circulation
The ischemic patient for non-cardiac surgery
Hypertension, anti-hypertensive therapy, cardiomyopathies
Influence of cardiovascular disease on outcome after surgery
Preoperative assessment of the patient with cardiovascular disease
Aortic disease, its surgery and peripheral arterial disease
Haemodynamic monitoring
Cardiac electrophysiology, electrocardiography, and management of cardiac arrhythmias
Valvular and congenital heart disease
Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
Cardiac anaesthesia
Cardiopulmonary bypass and cerebral blood flow
Cardioplegia — myocardial preservation
Myocardial metabolism in hibernating and stunned myocardium
Cardiac transplantation
Anesthesia for valvular surgery
Preoperative assessment of cardiac patients for non-cardiac surgery
Cardiovascular pharmacology
New developments in adrenergic pharmacology
Calcium antagonists
Antiarrhythmic therapies
Inotropic drugs/calcium/phosphodiesterase inhibitors
Cardiovascular effects of anaesthetic drugs
Bibliography of the current world literature
Cardiac anaesthesia
Cardiovascular pharmacology
Index to subjects