Fully revised and updated for the second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing is the ultimate handbook. Systematically covering all the main areas of cardiac nursing, and packed full of clinical information and practical advice, this handbook is the indispensable companion for all those caring for cardiac patients. This handbook now includes expanded information on prevention of cardiovascular disease and heart disease in
pregnancy, as well as the latest resuscitation guidelines, protocols, and clinical information. New illustrations and diagrams have been added to aid clarity of information. It covers assessment,
investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions. Although a large part of the handbook focuses on caring for patients with coronary heart disease, many other cardiovascular problems are covered. Designed to be used on the ward, in the community, and for studying and revision, with expert guidance, written by experienced nurses and teachers.