Peripheral Vascular Diseases / Edition 2

Peripheral Vascular Diseases / Edition 2

by Jess R. Young
     
 

This new second edition discusses topics important to treatment of peripheral vascular disease, including atherosclerosis, coagulation, vasospastic disease, venous disease, and diseases of the lymphatics. New chapters cover angiography, heritable diseasesof connective tissue, and vascular diseases of infancy and childhood. The atherosclerosis chapter has been

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Overview

This new second edition discusses topics important to treatment of peripheral vascular disease, including atherosclerosis, coagulation, vasospastic disease, venous disease, and diseases of the lymphatics. New chapters cover angiography, heritable diseasesof connective tissue, and vascular diseases of infancy and childhood. The atherosclerosis chapter has been revised to include practical advice on patients that are appropriate for interventional therapy and surgery, and it provides a more detailed discussion of circulation-enhancing drugs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815197850
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

1Clinical clues to peripheral vascular disease3
2Physical examination18
3Noninvasive vascular laboratory and vascular imaging33
4Diagnostic angiography65
5Hemostasis and thrombosis89
6Anticoagulants and antithrombotic agents108
7Thrombolytic therapy129
8Pathogenesis of atherosclerosis143
9Diagnosis and treatment of lipid disturbances166
10Hypertension189
11Atherosclerosis of the aorta and lower-extremity arteries208
12Endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease234
13Association of coronary artery disease with peripheral vascular disease250
14Atheromatous embolization261
15Acute arterial occlusion273
16Extracranial cerebrovascular disease288
17Visceral ischemic syndromes305
18Renovascular disease321
19Arterial aneurysms343
20Dissection of the aorta and other peripheral arteries358
21Thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease)371
22Systemic vasculitis380
23Vasospastic diseases407
24Miscellaneous arterial diseases425
25Vasculogenic impotence441
26Deep vein thrombosis451
27Pulmonary embolism468
28Chronic venous insufficiency and varicose veins491
29Lymphedema525
30Peripheral vascular disease in children541
31Thoracic outlet syndromes553
32Reflex sympathetic dystrophy and causalgia567
33Vascular anomalies580
34Trauma and peripheral vascular disease599
35Vascular diseases related to extremes in environmental temperature607
36Vascular tumors621
37Leg ulcers637
38The swollen limb669
39Vascular diseases of the upper limb680
40Diabetic foot lesions696

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