NSAIDs and Aspirin

Recent Advances and Implications for Clinical Management

  • Angel Lanas

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Pharmacology and Mechanisms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sara Calatayud, Juan Vicente Esplugues
      Pages 3-16
  3. Clinical Effects and Drug Safety

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Marc C. Hochberg, Lee S. Simon
      Pages 37-43
    3. Mohammad Yaghoobi, Richard H. Hunt
      Pages 91-104
  4. Aspirin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Ruben Casado-Arroyo, Angel Lanas, Pedro Brugada
      Pages 133-142
  5. NSAIDs and Aspirin in Cancer Prevention

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. Annalisa Bruno, Melania Dovizio, Paola Patrignani
      Pages 175-201
    3. Elena Piazuelo, Angel Lanas
      Pages 203-218
    4. Paul J. Lochhead, Andrew T. Chan
      Pages 219-240
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 259-263

About this book


This volume is a state-of-the art resource on the recent advances and clinical management of NSAIDs and aspirin. The text provides a thorough overview of NSAIDS and aspirin, reviewing such topics as pharmacology and mechanisms, clinical effects, and the safety and efficacy of these drugs. It also focuses on the effect of the drugs on the cardiovascular system and in the prevention of GI cancer. Practical recommendations for a safe prescription of NSAIDs are also included. 

Written by experts in the field, NSAIDs and Aspirin: Recent Advances and Implications for Clinical Management is a comprehensive text of great value to gastroenterologists, rheumatologists, cardiologists, oncologists, orthopedists, trauma and internal medicine specialists.   


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Editors and affiliations

  • Angel Lanas
    • 1
  1. 1.IIS Aragón, CIBER Enfermedades Hepáicas y Digestivas (CIBERehd)Universidad de ZaragozaZaragozaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-33887-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-33889-7
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