CSI Textbook of Cardiology

Editor-in-Chief: Pradip K Deb
Key Features
  • Published under the aegis of the Cardiology Society  of India, this textbook provides an in-depth coverage of various aspects of cardiology in Indian perspective
  • Detailed discussion of current scientific research and clinical management in cardiology in Indian perspective
  • Covers all major disease processes and their management and prevention extensively in Indian background
  • Recommendations based on the most recent guidelines have been incorporated with appropriate importance to Indian scenario
  • Enhances knowledge and innovative potentials for cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, intensivists, physicians, undergraduates, and postgraduates 

Table of Contents

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Chapter 1: Approach to a Cardiac Patient: Start with Meticulous History Taking
Chapter 2: Approach to a Cardiac Patient: Physical Examination
Chapter 3: Art of Clinical Examination Is Still Valid in India—Planning for Investigations
Chapter 4: Rheumatic Heart Disease: A Contemporary Perspective from An Indian Standpoint
Chapter 5: Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Chapter 6: Rheumatic Mitral Regurgitation
Chapter 7: Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disease
Chapter 8: Multivalvular Heart Disease of Rheumatic Origin
Chapter 9: Degenerative Valvular Heart Disease
Chapter 10: Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis
Chapter 11: Pulmonary Hypertension in India—Epidemiological Characteristics
Chapter 12: Eisenmenger's Syndrome: Its Prevalence and Distinctive Features
Chapter 13: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in India: Focus Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Chapter 14: Epidemiology of Heart Failure in India
Chapter 15: Scenario of Heart Failure in India: Challenges in Management
Chapter 16: Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction in India
Chapter 17: Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Indian Scenario
Chapter 18: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Chapter 19: Granulomatous Myocarditis in India
Chapter 20: Restrictive Cardiomyopathy: The Indian Face
Chapter 21: Pericardial Diseases: Indian Perspective
Chapter 22: Epidemiology of Congenital Heart Disease in India
Chapter 23: Clinical Spectrum of Congenital Heart Disease in Older Children and Adults
Chapter 24: Pediatric Interventions
Chapter 25: Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease: The Journey So Far in India
Chapter 26: Epidemiology of Coronary Heart Disease in India
Chapter 27: Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease in Indians
Chapter 28: Coronary Risk Stratification and Risk Assessment in India
Chapter 29: Coronary Artery Disease in Younger Indians
Chapter 30: Management of Non-ST-elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome in Indian Patients
Chapter 31: Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Indian Perspective
Chapter 32: Quality Improvement Program for Acute Coronary Syndrome Care in India
Chapter 33: How Should a Patient with Stable Coronary Artery Disease Be Managed in India?
Chapter 34: Single Vessel Coronary Artery Disease: Indian Perspective
Chapter 35: Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease: The Indian Story
Chapter 36: Applicability of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Indian Population
Chapter 37: Indian Stents: Gaps Are Narrowing
Chapter 38: Valvular Interventions: From Balloon Mitral Valvuloplasty to Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
Chapter 39: Complex Coronary Intervention: The Indian Perspective
Chapter 40: Peripheral Vascular Interventions
Chapter 41: Cardiac Valve Surgery in India
Chapter 42: Coronary: At Par with the Rest of the World
Chapter 43: Prosthetic Valves
Chapter 44: Status of Cardiac Transplantation in India
Chapter 45: Takayasu's Arteritis: Overview of Etiopathogenesis, Clinical Presentation, and Management
Chapter 46: Nonspecific Aortoarteritis: Indian Perspective
Chapter 47: Recent Trends in Hypertension: Epidemiology in India
Chapter 48: Hypertension in India 2018: Clinical and Therapeutic Issues
Chapter 49: Hypertension and Salt Intake: Indian Perspective
Chapter 50: Renovascular Hypertension in India
Chapter 51: Evolution and Management of Secondary Hypertension
Chapter 52: Indian Dyslipidemia: Its Pathogenesis and Management
Chapter 53: Applicability of Western Guidelines to Indian Dyslipidemic Patients
Chapter 54: Evolution of Cardiac Electrophysiology in India
Chapter 55: Current State-of-the-Art Practice of Cardiac Electrophysiology in India
Chapter 56: Atrioventricular Block: An Indian Perspective
Chapter 57: Atrial Fibrillation Among Indian Patients—Pathogenesis and Management
Chapter 58: Profile of Sudden Cardiac Death among Indian Patients
Chapter 59: Use of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices in India
Chapter 60: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in India
Chapter 61: Metabolic Syndrome and Its Implications for Cardiovascular Disease in India
Chapter 62: Oral Anticoagulation: Issues in India
Chapter 63: Venous Thromboembolism: Indian Scenario
Chapter 64: Rheumatic Heart Disease in Pregnancy
Chapter 65: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Review with an Indian Perspective
Chapter 66: Evolution of Echocardiography in India
Chapter 67: Normal Echocardiographic Measurement Values among Indian Patients
Chapter 68: Unique Features of Echocardiographic Imaging in India
Chapter 69: Echocardiography in India: Logistic Issues?
Chapter 70: Status of Advanced Cardiac Imaging in India
Chapter 71: Cardiac Tumors: Introduction
Chapter 72: Cardiac Myxoma
Chapter 73: Surgery for Cardiac Tumors
Chapter 74: Establishing Standard Treatment Guidelines in India—Barriers and Challenges
Chapter 75: Clinical Research in India—Challenges and Solutions
Chapter 76: Yoga and Cardiovascular Diseases
Chapter 77: Diet and Cardiovascular Disease: An Indian Perspective
Chapter 78: Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: The Priority for India
Chapter 79: The Growing Presence of India in Global Studies
Chapter 80: Tuberculosis and Cardiac Involvement in India