eBOOKS BY CATEGORY
Your Account
Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions
Price
Quantity
£83.50
(To see other currencies, click on price)
PDF
Add to basket  

MORE ABOUT THIS BOOK

Main description:

If you plan to take the Vascular Medicine Board Examination, thisbook is essential. Presenting the compiled knowledge of experts inthe field and emphasizing topics covered on the exam, this concisetext:



facilitates review and retention of material with questions andanswers for each chapter
covers topics from multiple perspective throughmultidisciplinary authorship
serves as a convenient quick reference with highlighted bulletpoints
is endorsed by the Society for Vascular Medicine andBiology


Beginning with vascular biology, the book progresses through aseries of specific diseases, disorders, and conditions. The authorscover testing, treatment, and techniques, providing a comprehensivesource of dependable information on clinical evaluation andmanagement.


Back cover:

If you plan to take the Vascular Medicine Board Examination, thisbook is essential. Presenting the compiled knowledge of experts inthe field and emphasizing topics covered on the exam, this concisetext:



facilitates review and retention of material with questions andanswers for each chapter
covers topics from multiple perspective throughmultidisciplinary authorship
serves as a convenient quick reference with highlighted bulletpoints
is endorsed by the Society for Vascular Medicine andBiology


Beginning with vascular biology, the book progresses through aseries of specific diseases, disorders, and conditions. The authorscover testing, treatment, and techniques, providing a comprehensivesource of dependable information on clinical evaluation andmanagement.


Contents:

List of Contributors vii


Acknowledgments ix


Preface xi


1. Vascular Biology 1


2. Vasculitis and Connective Tissue Disease 11


3. Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: Raynaud Syndrome Occlusive Arterial Diseases and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 26


4. Chronic Venous Disease and Lymphatic Disease 44


5. Thrombophilia 59


6. Venous Thromboembolism 75


7. Arterial Testing in the Vascular Laboratory 92


8. Venous Testing in the Vascular Laboratory 109


9. Perioperative Management of Vascular Surgery 115


10. Unusual Vascular Diseases 124


11. Leg Ulcerations 141


12. Clinical Evaluation of Peripheral Arterial Disease Lower Extremity 149


13. Lower Extremity Peripheral Arterial Disease: Natural History Epidemiology and Prognosis 156


14. Medical Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease 163


15. Acute Arterial Disorders 169


16. Aortic Aneurysms 186


17. Aortic Dissection and Dissection–Like Syndromes 194


18. Renal and Mesenteric Artery Disease 201


19. Carotid Artery Disease and Stroke 212


20. Patient Selection and Diagnosis for Endovascular Procedures 221


21. Endovascular Techniques I: Catheters and Diagnostic Angiography 226


22. Endovascular Techniques II: Wires Balloons and Stents 234


23. Aortoiliac Intervention 239


24. Diseases of the Aorta 244


25. Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting 251


26. Endovascular Treatment of Renal and Mesenteric Arterial Stenosis 259


27. Endovascular Therapy for Brachiocephalic Vessels 267


28. Endovascular Treatment of Lower Extremity Occlusive Arterial Disease 277


29. Thrombolytic Therapy for Arterial and Venous Occlusive Disease 285


30. Endovascular Treatment of Venous Disease 293


31. Complications of Endovascular Procedures 302


Answers 313


Index 321


PRODUCT DETAILS

ISBN-13: 9780470691571
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd (Wiley–Blackwell)
Publication date: August, 2007
Pages: 352
Dimensions: 224.00 x 280.00 x 20.91

Subcategories: Cardiovascular Medicine, Diseases and Disorders

MEET THE AUTHOR

Thom W. Rooke, MD, Consultant, Division of CardiovascularDiseases, and Head, Section of Vascular Medicine, Mayo Clinic; Johnand Posy Krehbiel Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School,College of Medicine; Rochester, Minnesota, USA


Timothy M. Sullivan, MD, FACS, FACC, Vascular andEndovascular Surgery, North Central Heart Institute, Sioux Falls,South Dakota, USA


Michael R. Jaff, DO, Director, Vascular Medicine,Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine,Harvard Medical School; Boston, Massachusetts, USA