This South Asia edition of the market-leading cardiac drug resource presents drug and disease scenarios apt for this region. It provides in-depth information on every drug class used to treat heart disease, including the popular "Which Drug for Which Disease" chapter - equipping readers to make effective clinical decisions.
. Navigate the latest pharmacologic advances through coverage of the newest drugs and drug classes, as well as all the latest clinical trial results and evidence.
. Effectively manage comorbid diseases.
. Apply international insights-thanks to new global contributors.
. Visualize key pharmacologic and physiologic actions-thanks to dynamic new full-color drawings.
2 Nitrates and Newer Antianginals
3 Calcium Channel Blockers
4 Diuretics 5 Inhibitors of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System 6 Heart Failure 7 Antihypertensive Therapies
8 Antiarrhythmic Drugs and Strategies 9 Antithrombotic Agents: Platelet Inhibitors, Acute Anticoagulants, Fibrinolytics, and Chronic Anticoagulants
10 Lipid-Modifying and Antiatherosclerotic Drugs 11 Metabolic Syndrome, Hyperglycemia, and Type 2 Diabetes 12 Which Therapy for Which Condition?