×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Integrating Science and Clinical Medicine
     

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Integrating Science and Clinical Medicine

by Steven P. Marso, David M. Stern
 

ISBN-10: 0781740533

ISBN-13: 9780781740531

Pub. Date: 10/01/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This text thoroughly reviews the latest findings and concepts on the vascular biology of diabetes mellitus, the clinical vascular manifestations of diabetes, and the therapeutic options available for diabetic patients with vascular disease. The first section provides an in-depth understanding of fundamental principles and recent discoveries regarding diabetes

Overview

This text thoroughly reviews the latest findings and concepts on the vascular biology of diabetes mellitus, the clinical vascular manifestations of diabetes, and the therapeutic options available for diabetic patients with vascular disease. The first section provides an in-depth understanding of fundamental principles and recent discoveries regarding diabetes mellitus and vascular biology. The second, clinically oriented section includes chapters on the economic implications of diabetes mellitus, risk profiling patients with diabetes, optimizing adjunctive therapies, and treatment strategies for diabetic patients with coronary and peripheral artery disease. Summaries of important clinical trials are included to provide an evidence-based approach to treatment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781740531
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

    Part I Vascular Biology

  1. Structure and Function of the Vessel Wall, 3
    Mario B. Marrero and David M. Stern
  2. Antioxidants, Oxidative Stress, and Inflammation in Diabetes, 19
    Sridevi Devaraj, Sonia Vega-López, and Ishwarlal Jialal
  3. Role of Protein Kinase C Isoforms in Diabetic Vascular Dysfunction, 37
    Zhiheng He, Ronald C.W. Ma, and George L. King
  4. Aldose Reductase and Vascular Stress, 55
    Ravichandran Ramasamy and Peter J Oates
  5. Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors and Diabetic Vasculature, 75
    Peter J. Little, Duncan J. Topliss, Sunder Mudalier, and Ronald E. Law
  6. Receptor-Dependent Vascular Stress in Diabetes, 93
    Ann Marie Schmidt, Barry I. Hudson, Shi-Fang Yan, and David M. Stern
  7. Genetic Determinants of Late Diabetic Complications, 111
    Alessandro Doria, James H. Warram, and Andrzej S. Krolewski
  8. Diabetic Retinopathy and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor, 133
    Hans-Peter Hammes and Georg Breier

    Part II Clinical Topics

  9. Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus and Cardiovascular Disease, 153
    Sunil V. Rao and Darren K. McGuire
  10. Economic Implications of Diabetes Mellitus, 179
    John D. Nachtigal and Cathryn A. Carroll
  11. Obesity, 199
    Mark W. Conard and Walker S. Carlos Poston
  12. Diabetes Treatment, 219
    William L. Isley
  13. Endothelial Dysfunction, 239
    Joshua A. Beckman
  14. Platelet Dysfunction, 251
    Robert Kelly and Steven R. Steinhubl
  15. Diabetes, Impaired Fibrinolysis, and Thrombosis, 269
    Peter J. Grant and Lucinda K.M. Summers
  16. Restenosis, 293
    David S. Lee and Marc S. Penn
  17. The Renin-Angiotensin System, Nephropathy, and Hypertension, 315
    Roberto Trevisan and Giancarlo Viberti
  18. Lipoprotein Abnormalities, 337
    William L. Isley and William S. Harris
  19. Diabetes Mellitus and Ischemic Heart Disease, 355
    Benjamin H. Trichon and Matthew T. Roe
  20. Diabetes and Coronary Revascularization, 379
    Deepak P. Vivekananthan and Deepak L. Bhatt
  21. Diabetes and Peripheral Artery Disease, 403
    Roberto A. Corpus

    Appendix A. Adjunctive Pharmacology of Diabetes: Chain of Evidence, 423
    Maureen E. Knell, Jared T. Lurk, and Jennifer M. Roth

    Appendix B. Synopsis of Major Cardiovascular Trials Involving Diabetic Patients, 469
    Avinash Khanna

    Subject Index, 487

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews