Skip Navigation

Scout Archives

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Yale University School of Medicine Heart Book

In 1992, this book, edited by three Yale University professors of Medicine, and designed "in clear, simple language, [to] cover the entire spectrum of cardiovascular disease," was published by Hearst Books. Now the Yale University Medical Library has made it available via the web (in Adobe Acrobat [.pdf] format only). Its 29 chapters are arranged in six major sections: The Heart and How it Works; How to Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease; Steps in Making Diagnosis; Major Cardiovascular Disorders; Special Situations; and Methods of Treatment. Also included is a concise "encyclopedia" of 39 heart disorders, symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments, from Angina Pectoris to Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome. This book provides a wealth of information on heart disease to its intended general audience. The chapters are split into separate .pdf files for greater ease of downloading.
?  Cumulative Rating: (not yet rated)
Date Issued
1997
Data Type
Language
Scout Publication
Date of Scout Publication
1997-09-26
Archived Scout Publication URL

Resource Comments

(no comments available yet for this resource)