Author: S PadmavatiPublisher: National Book TrustYear: 1992Language: EnglishPages: 65ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123712170
The very mention of heart disease strikes terror in the minds of many. This book, intended to put into proper perspective what heart disease means, explains in simple terms the changes that occur when a heart becomes deranged in structure and function. The signs and symptoms of heart disease, common methods of examination and treatment (medical and surgical) and preventive steps are discussed in detail. It is hoped that the book will prove useful in allaying unnecessary fears associated with heart ailments.
The Normal Heart: Structure & FunctionMethods of Examination of the HeartPrevalence, Causes and Types of Heart DiseaseGuidelines for Maintenance of Heart HealthAppendix-IIdeal Weight ChartsAppendix-IINormal Values for Some Common Laboratory Tests