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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-lxi
  2. Vascular Biology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jeffrey A. Towbin
      Pages 3-26
    3. Steven A. Vokes, Paul A. Krieg
      Pages 27-51
    4. Manfred Boehm, Cynthia St. Hilaire
      Pages 53-88
    5. Michael E. Widlansky, Mobin A. Malik
      Pages 89-120
    6. Göran K. Hansson
      Pages 121-135
    7. Peter C. Stapor, Katrien De Bock, Peter Carmeliet
      Pages 137-165
    8. Vyacheslav “Slava” A. Korshunov
      Pages 167-189
  3. Vascular Anatomy: Review of Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Jörg Wilting, T. Ivo Chao
      Pages 193-241
  4. Vascular Pathology: Selected Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Jose M. Castellano, Jason C. Kovacic, Valentin Fuster
      Pages 245-271
    3. Kazuyuki Yahagi, Fumiyuki Otsuka, Kenichi Sakakura, Michael Joner, Renu Virmani
      Pages 273-301
    4. Kenichi Sakakura, Fumiyuki Otsuka, Kazuyuki Yahagi, Renu Virmani, Michael Joner
      Pages 303-325
    5. Sundeep Singh Kalra, Catherine Shanahan
      Pages 327-341
  5. Vascular Physiology and Pathophysiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 343-343
    2. Marc Thiriet
      Pages 345-412
    3. Marc Thiriet
      Pages 413-483
    4. Sofia A. Papadopoulou, Juan Carlos Kaski
      Pages 639-654
    5. Turgay Dalkara
      Pages 655-680
    6. Blair P. Grubb, Beverly Karabin
      Pages 681-701
    7. Marc Thiriet
      Pages 703-767
    8. Christof Karmonik, Gavin W. Britz
      Pages 769-780
    9. Marc Thiriet, Michel Delfour, André Garon
      Pages 781-868
    10. L. D. Timmie Topoleski, Beth Stephen
      Pages 869-912
  6. Cardiovascular Pharmacology: Key Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 914-914
    2. Omer Iqbal, Daneyal Syed, Jawed Fareed
      Pages 915-929
    3. Kathy Hebert, Emiliana Franco Ladron de Guevara, Andre Macedo Dias, Elizabeth Vilches
      Pages 931-951
    4. Jawed Fareed, Daneyal Syed, Omer Iqbal
      Pages 953-973
    5. Evi Kalodiki, Jawed Fareed
      Pages 1009-1034
    6. Toshihisa Ishikawa
      Pages 1035-1052
    7. Alessio Squassina, Mirko Manchia, Christina Mitropoulou, George P. Patrinos
      Pages 1053-1065
    8. Wendy A. Leong
      Pages 1075-1085
  7. Diagnostics of Vascular Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1087-1087
    2. Dennis F. Bandyk, Kelley D. Hodgkiss-Harlow
      Pages 1089-1114
    3. Rahul Sakhuja, Sanjay Gandhi
      Pages 1115-1176
    4. Nay Htyte, James Stephen Jenkins
      Pages 1177-1223
    5. Vivek V. Patil, Robert A. Lookstein
      Pages 1249-1258
    6. Seth Stalcup, Jason Johnson, Javier Romero
      Pages 1259-1278
    7. Mark I. Travin, Diwakar Jain, Vishal C. Mehra, Katherine C. Wu
      Pages 1279-1354
    8. Amanda Jeanne Beer, Max Wintermark
      Pages 1355-1377

About this book

Introduction

Vascular management and care has become a truly multidisciplinary enterprise. As a result of scientific progress, the number of specialists involved in the treatment of patients with vascular diseases is steadily increasing. While in the past, treatments were delivered by individual specialists, in the twenty-first century a team approach is without doubt the most effective strategy. Depending on the clinical manifestations, cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, vascular specialists, angiologists, radiologists, vascular surgeons, neurologists, neurointerventionalists, lipidologists, blood coagulation specialists, and diabetologists, to name but a few, may be involved.

In order to promote professional excellence in this dynamic and rapidly evolving field, a shared knowledge base and interdisciplinary standards need to be established. PanVascular Medicine, 2nd edition has been designed to offer such an interdisciplinary platform, providing vascular specialists with state-of-the-art descriptive and procedural knowledge. Basic science, diagnostics, and therapy are all comprehensively covered. In a series of succinct, clearly written chapters, renowned specialists introduce and comment on the current international guidelines and present up-to-date reviews of all aspects of vascular care.     



Keywords

Vascular diseases catheter-based vascular techniques coronary interdisciplinary curricula vascular and neurovascular surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Lanzer
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular Disease Department of Internal MedicineHealth Care Center BitterfeldBitterfeld-WolfenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-37078-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-37077-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-37078-6
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