This online resource draws upon the experience of national leaders in the field of women's heart disease to address the unique aspects involved in the diagnosis and treatment of women with arrhythmias and implantable device therapy. Written by distinguished consultants in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases of Mayo Clinic, it provides a concise and up-to-date review of the diagnosis and treatment of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias in women. Additionally, it reviews indications for device therapy and management of device complications in women.
Table of Contents
- Chapter One Sex Bias or Sex Disparities Among Women With Arrhythmias?
- Chapter Two Women in Clinical Trials
- Chapter Three Genetic and Hereditary Considerations for Arrhythmias in Women
- Chapter Four Sex-Specific Electrophysiologic Properties
- Chapter Five Supraventricular Arrhythmias
- Chapter Six Atrial Fibrillation in Women
- Chapter Seven Drug Treatment in Women
- Chapter Eight Sudden Cardiac Death in Women
- Chapter Nine Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Therapy in Women
- Chapter Ten Pacing and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Women
- Chapter Eleven Syncope and POTS: Are Women Really Faint of Heart?
- Chapter Twelve The Road to a Successful Women’s Heart Clinic
- Chapter Thirteen Taking a Look Around the World
- Chapter Fourteen Pregnancy and Arrhythmias
- Chapter Fifteen Lead Extraction in Women