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Clinical essays on the heart

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English


  • Cardiovascular system -- Diseases.,
  • Cardiovascular diseases.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesHeart. Update., Heart, arteries and veins.
Statementedited by J. Willis Hurst.
ContributionsHurst, J. Willis 1920-
LC ClassificationsRC667 .C55 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-4 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3159092M
ISBN 100070314942
LC Control Number83000734

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  A miscellany of review articles. Some topics are covered just as well in other review collections or are likely to be useful mainly to fulltime cardiologists; several cover topics for a wider audience (coronary artery disease in the elderly; arterial air embolism; the heart in rheumatoid arthritis; hydatid cysts of the heart; Raynaud's phenomenon; renal artery stenosis and hypertension; and.   This book, according to the editor, is meant to substitute for the previous "update" volumes. Its purpose, along with the succeeding volumes, is to span the gap between the editions of the editor's outstanding and authoritative book, The Heart. The present volume is now called Clinical Essays, because each essay is less than a complete review of the subject but more elaborate than a paper Author: Milton Mendlowitz. Clinical essays on the heart, the new title for The Heart update, continues to update the information presented in the Heart, arteries, and veins which is published every four years. Four editions of the Essays will appear between editions of the Heart. Assistant editor, v. 4: Jerre F. Lutz. Description: volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm. Clinical Essays on the Heart: Correlative Cardiology by J. Willis Hurst (Author), Jerre Frederick Lutz (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

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