Sex and Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Author : Marek Malik
  • Release Date : 07 August 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 1032
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128177280

Download or read book entitled Sex and Cardiac Electrophysiology written by Marek Malik and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 07 August 2020 with total pages 1032. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Sex and Cardiac Electrophysiology: Differences in Cardiac Electrical Disorders Between Men and Women is a comprehensive investigation into all aspects of sex differences in cardiac electrophysiology. As there are substantial differences between female and male patients in physiology, pathology triggering factors, disease progression, clinical approaches and treatment outcome, this book provides a comprehensive examination. In cardiology, the differences between women and men are more recognized, hence this title summarizes these important differences, providing the essential information needed for clinical specialists and researchers involved in the design and implementation of clinical studies. Explores topics ranging from the physiologic differences between women and men to the differences in clinical handling of arrhythmic disorders between female and male patients Provides sex differences in cardiac electrophysiology in separate chapters Covers the sex differences of cardiac electrical disorders, providing insights beyond cardiac metabolic syndrome, hypertension, atherogenesis and heart failure