By W. J. Rashkind (auth.), H. H. Hilger, V. Hombach, W. J. Rashkind (eds.)
In contemporary years massive development and new advancements in diagnostic and interventional cardiology were saw, reminiscent of balloon angioplasty of coronary artery stenoses, reperfusion suggestions in acute myocardial infarction, new pacing, and cardioversion-defibrillation options in ventricular tachyar rhythmias. On 5-8 could, 1985, a global symposium on 'Invasive aerobic vascular remedy' used to be held in Cologne, which supplied a survey at the experi ment~l and regimen healing measures shortly on hand and practiced in cardiovascular medication. This quantity relies at the oral shows given throughout the symposium. In 5 chapters an important conventional and new interventional ideas are mentioned by means of specialists within the box. bankruptcy I includes a description of effects from catheter palliation of congeni tal shunt problems or aid of congenital pulmonary or aortic valve stenoses in addition to the hot event with surgical fix of unmarried ventricle, Fallot's tetralogy and tricuspid atresia. bankruptcy II offers the surgical result of valve substitute with various valve prostheses in obtained valvular disorder, the surgical administration of bacte rial endocarditis, in addition to a few of the recommendations of partial brief left middle help units and of cardiac transplantation. In bankruptcy III, the invasive administration of persistent heart illness, peripheral vascular sickness via balloon catheter or laser ideas, and the surgical method of heart illness are discussed.