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About this book
Due to significant advances in minimally invasive techniques, the endovascular approach is being increasingly used in the treatment of vascular diseases. Endovascular interventions avoid the trauma of conventional surgery, particularly for patients who are at high risk due to age or comorbidity. Endovascular Interventions: A Case-Based Approach presents the current methodology underlying the endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial and venous disorders. Using a case-based approach, it presents readers with a range of complexities and complications encountered in daily practice, together with tips and tricks for overcoming them. The editors, Robert Dieter, Raymond Dieter, Jr., Raymond Dieter, III, and Aravinda Nanjundappa, are recognized for their work in interventional cardiology and cardiothoracic and vascular surgery and bring a unique perspective to the use of these approaches. The chapters are written by leading international authorities in endovascular treatment of arterial, venous, and lymphatic vessels and discuss the conditions for which these interventions are appropriate, including intracranial strokes, restenotic lesions, subclavian artery stenosis, upper and lower extremity artery disease, ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm, abdominal aortic aneurysm, complications of intra-aortic balloon pumps, vasculitis, and iatrogenic aortic dissection. This book is a practical guide and valuable resource for practicing vascular specialists, interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, and cardiothoracic surgeons.
Foreword by Denton A. Cooley, MD, President Emeritus and Surgeon-in-Chief, Texas Heart Institute.
Editors and affiliations
- Book Title Endovascular Interventions
- Book Subtitle A Case-Based Approach
Robert S. Dieter
Raymond A. Dieter, Jr.
Raymond A. Dieter, III
- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7312-1
- Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
- Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
- eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
- Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4614-7311-4
- eBook ISBN 978-1-4614-7312-1
- Edition Number 1
- Number of Pages XXXI, 1300
- Number of Illustrations 1042 b/w illustrations, 350 illustrations in colour
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From the reviews:“This is a comprehensive, case-based book on endovascular procedures that outlines steps of procedures and highlights key aspects of these procedures with images from real cases. … The book meets its admirable goals, presenting a broad spectrum of experience and wisdom in the treatment of disease amenable to endovascular therapy. It is intended for practicing clinicians who perform endovascular procedures, such as vascular surgeons, general surgeons, and interventional radiologists … . This is a useful and unique contribution to a new and growing field.” (Neel Mansukhani, Doody’s Book Reviews, December, 2013)