Author: S Padmavati
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/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 & Function
Methods of Examination of the Heart
Prevalence, Causes and Types of Heart Disease
Guidelines for Maintenance of Heart Health
Ideal Weight Charts
Normal Values for Some Common Laboratory Tests