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Heart Failure: A Practical Guide for Diagnosis and Management (Oxford American Cardiology Library)

Clinical practice consensus guidelines for management of heart failure are available from the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology, Heart Failure Society of America, Canadian Cardiovascular Society, and European Society of Cardiology. The guidelines from these organizations, based on evidence from clinical trials and expert agreement, are largely concordant and provide useful information for practitioners.… Read More »

What You Must Know About Liver Disease: A Practical Guide to Using Conventional and Complementary Treatments

One of the leading causes of death in the United States, liver disease ranks fourth as a killer of people between the ages of 45 and 64. Unfortunately, without an annual blood test, it can progress silently until the organ’s ability to function has been greatly compromised. When a diagnosis of liver disease is given,… Read More »

Renal Diet Plan and Cookbook: The Optimal Nutrition Guide to Manage Kidney Disease

“Patients are tired of having doctors tell them what they can’t do and what they can’t eat. Susan Zogheib has written a patient-centered renal diet cookbook with diet plans and recipes patients will want to use, not just because they are kidney- and heart-healthy, but because they taste so good.”―Dr. George R. Aronoff, MD, MS,… Read More »