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Mechanisms of vascular disease : a reference book for vascular specialists / edited by Robert Fitridge and Matthew Thompson.

Author/Creator:
Fitridge, Robert, author.
Edition:
Completely undated edition.
Publication:
Adelaide : The University of Adelaide Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xxxiv, 553 pages) : colour illustrations; digital, PDF file(s).
Subjects:
Blood-vessels -- Diseases.
Blood -- Diseases.
Medical subjects:
Cardiovascular Diseases.
Diseases.
Vascular Diseases.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
System Details:
Mode of access: internet via World Wide Web.
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat or other PDF reader (latest version recommended), Internet Explorer or other browser (latest version recommended).
text file
Summary:
New updated edition first published with Cambridge University Press. This new edition includes 29 chapters on topics as diverse as pathophysiology of atherosclerosis, vascular haemodynamics, haemostasis, thrombophilia and post-amputation pain syndromes.
Contents:
1. Endothelium / Paul Kerr, Raymond Tam, Frances Plane
2. Vascular smooth muscle structure and function / David Wilson
3. Atherosclerosis / Gillian Cokerill, Qingbo Xu
4. Mechanisms of plaque rupture / Ian Lofus
5. Current and emerging therapies in atheroprotection / Stephen Nicholls, Rishi Puri
6. Molecular approaches to revascularisation in peripheral vascular disease / Greg McMahon, Mark McCarthy
7. Biology of restenosis and targets for intervention / Richard Kenagy
8. Vascular arterial haemodynamics / Michael Lawrence-Brown, Kurt Liffman, James Semmens, Ilija Sutalo
9. Physiological haemostasis / Simon McRae
10. Hypercoagulable states / Simon McRae
11. Platelets in the pathogenesis of vascular disease and their role as a therapeutic target / Sandeep Prabhu, Rahul Sharma, Karlheinz Peter
12. Pathogenesis of aortic aneurysms / Jonathan Golledge, Guo-Ping Shi, Paul Norman
13. Pharmacological treatment of aneurysms / Matthew Thompson, Janet Powell
14. Aortic dissection and connective tissue disorders / Mark Hamilton
15. Biomarkers in vascular disease / Ian Nordon, Robert Hinchchliffe
16. Pathophysiology and principles of management of vasculitis and Raynaud's phenomenon / Matrin Veller
17. SIRS, sepsis and multiorgan failure / Vishwanath Biradar, John Moran
18. Pathophysiology of reperfusion injury / Prue Cowled, Robert Fitridge
19. Compartment syndrome / Edward Choke, Robert Sayers, Matthew Bown
20. Pathophysiology of pain / Stephan Schug, Helen Daly, Kathryn Stannard
21. Postamputation pain / Stephan Schug, Gail Gillespie
22. Treatment of neuropathic pain / Stephan Schug, Kathryn Stannard
23. Principles of wound healing / Gregory Schultz, Gloria Chin, Lyle Moldawer, Robert Diegelmann
24. Pathophysiology and principles of varicose veins / Andrew Bradbury
25. Chronic venous insufficiency and leg ulceration: Principles and vascular biology / Michael Stacey
26. Pathophysiology and principles of management of the diabetic foot / David Armstrong, Timothy Fisher, Brian Lepow, Matthew White, Joseph Mills
27. Lymphoedema - Principles, genetics and pathophysiology / Matt Waltham
28. Graft materials past and future / Mital Desai, George Hamilton
29. Pathophysiology of vascular graft infections / Mauro Vicaretti.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 02 Oct 2015).
Contributor:
Fitridge, Robert, editor.
Thompson, M. M., editor.
University of Adelaide Press, issuing body.
Other format:
Print version:
ISBN:
9781922064004 (ebook)
Access Restriction:
Open Access Unrestricted online access star
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