Published November 1, 2006
by Adam Pick .
Written in English
|Contributions||Robyn Podell (Editor), Lynne Talbot (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||178|
The Patient's Guide to Heart Valve Surgery, Revised Edition Paperback – January 1, by Adam Pick (Author)4/5(68). The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery was written by Adam Pick, a double heart valve surgery patient featured by the American Heart Association and Medical News Today, to address these issues and to prepare you for the realities of cardiac surgery. Tell Me More Buy Now See + Book Reviews from Patients and. The Patient's Guide to Heart Valve Surgery Paperback – by Adam Pick (Author) Be the first to review this item. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, "Please retry" Author: Adam Pick. The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery was written by Adam Pick, a double heart valve surgery patient, to address these troubling issues and prepare both patients and their caregivers for the challenges and opportunities of valve surgery - from diagnosis through recovery.4/5.
Book Description. Following the recent publication of new guidelines by the European Society of Cardiology, this fully up-to-date work provides cardiologists and cardiac surgeons with the first comprehensive guide to post-operative management of patients who have undergone heart valve surgery. heart valve surgery. Heart valve disease is a common condition, affecting hundreds of thousands of individuals. valve surgery for quite a long time. The first recorded surgical operation on a heart valve took place in Replacement of diseased valves, however, was not possible until the s, when artificial valves became available. Heart surgery is a major life event for patients, and it also has consequences for family members, relatives, and friends. Patients are always apprehensive when faced with the prospect of a major operation. Through the years, I have spent many hours explaining heart surgery, answering questions, and providing reassurance to patients and families. Buy The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery (Heart Valve Replacement And Heart Valve Repair): 1 Revised by Adam Pick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(44).
This book should be called "I thought it would be cathartic to write about my really bad experience," rather than "the patient's guide to heart surgery." This is no guide, it is just some guy telling his story. This is the first time that I have felt inclined to review soemthing on Amazon.4/5. Over pages of information for patients with heart valve disease. Get Educated. Know What To Expect. Avoid Stress. Enhance Recovery. - Adam Pick, patient advocate & website founder, featured by the American Heart Association. Welcome to the #1 doctor-recommended website for patients founded by Adam Pick, a heart valve patient. Mitral prolapse A “complete patient’s guide” to heart valve surgery has launched its new edition for those who has had heart valve surgery. This patient guide has been read by thousands of patients, caregivers, cardiologists, and heart surgeons in over 50 countries around the world. the patient's condition in the early stages of heart valve disease. • Surgery will be needed to repair defective valves or remove and replace diseased valves when symptoms are severe or patient's health is compromised. – Your cardiologist and the cardiac surgeon will explain the surgical procedure and what preparation is needed.