Electrophysiological disorders of the heart.
Ed. by Sanjeev Saksena and A. John Camm.
The 49 chapters of this substantial text are divided into topical sections on the conceptual basis of cardiac arrhythmology, cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias, clinical syndromes, disease states associated with cardiac arrhythmias, and pharmacologic and interventional therapies. Each chapter is authored by a specialist (there are 115 authors, from 15 countries) and includes a full list of references. Chapter topics include interpretation of clinical trials, sinus node dysfunction, arrhythmias during pregnancy, arrhythmias and electrolyte disorders, the long QT syndrome, the Brugada syndrome, pacing technology, catheter mapping techniques, and imaging techniques in interventional electrophysiology. Saksena is at the Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine in New Jersey; Camm is with St. George's Hospital Medical School in London, the UK.
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