The textbooks listed below are intended as recommended resources when preparing for examination. You may have previous
or later editions of these or other references available that also
present acceptable coverage of the subject matter. Any general
text in cardiovascular techniques and evaluation, and cardiac
patient care and management may be used. It is not necessary to
use all of the texts identified. They are provided as suggestions
only. CCI does not endorse or recommend any third-party review
course or material.
- Moscucci, Mauro. Grossman & Baim’s Grossman and Baim’s
Cardiac Catheterization, Angiography, and Intervention. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
- Darovic, Gloria Oblouk. Hemodynamic Monitoring: Invasive
and Noninvasive Clinical Application. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co.
- Kern, Morton J., Sorajja, Paul and Lim, Michael. The Cardiac
Catheterization Handbook. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.
- Watson, Sandy, and Kenneth A. Gorski. Invasive Cardiology:
A Manual for Cath Lab Personnel. Sudbury, MA: Jones and
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