Vascular Medicine: A Companion to Braunwald

Vascular Medicine: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease

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Make the most of today's innovative medical therapies, advances in vascular imaging, and new drugs to improve your patients' cardiovascular health with Vascular Medicine, 2nd Edition. This comprehensive, clinically focused volume in the Braunwald's Heart Disease family provides an in-depth, state-of-the-art review of all vascular diseases, with an emphasis on pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management - giving you the evidence-based guidance you need to make appropriate therapeutic decisions on behalf of your patients.

Hardbound, 880 Pages

Published: August 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-2930-6

Contents

  • PART I. BIOLOGY OF BLOOD VESSELS

    1. Vascular Embryology and Angiogenesis

    2. The Endothelium

    3. Vascular Smooth Muscle

    4. Connective Tissues of the Subendothelium

    5. Normal Mechanisms of Vascular Hemostasis

    6. Vascular Pharmacology

    7. Pharmacology of Antithrombotic Dugs

    PART II. PATHOBIOLOGY OF BLOOD VESSELS

    8. Atherosclerosis

    9. Pathophysiology of Vasculitis

    10. Thrombosis
    PART III. PRINCIPLES OF VASCULAR EXAMINATION
    11. History and Physical Examination
    12. Vascular Laboratory Testing
    13. Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    14. Computed Tomographic Angiography
    15. Catheter-Based Peripheral Angiography
    PART IV. PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE
    16. The Epidemiology of Peripheral Artery Disease
    17. Pathophysiology of Artery Disease, Intermittent Claudication, and Critical Limb Ischemia
    18. Peripheral Artery Disease: Clinical Evaluation
    19. Medical Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease
    20. Endovascular Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease
    21. Reconstructive Surgery for Peripheral Artery Disease
    PART V. RENAL ARTERY DISEASE
    22. Pathophysiology of Renal Artery Disease
    23. Clinical Evaluation of Renal Artery Disease
    24. Medical and Endovascular Treatment of Renal Artery Disease
    25. Surgical Management of Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Disease
    PART VI. MESENTERIC VASCULAR DISEASE
    26. Epidemiology and Pathophysiology of Mesenteric Vascular Disease
    27. Clinical Evaluation and Treatment of mesenteric Vascular Disease
    PART VII. VASCULOGENIC ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION
    28. Vasculogenic Erectile Dysfunction
    PART VIII. CEREBROVASCULAR ISCHEMIA
    29. Epidemiology of Cerebrovascular Disease
    30. Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis of Cerebrovascular Disease
    31. Prevention and Treatment of Stroke
    32. Carotid Artery Stenting
    33. Carotid Endarterectomy
    PART IX. AORTIC DISSECTION
    34. Pathophysiology, Clinical Evaluation, and Medical Management of Aortic Dissection
    35. Surgical Therapy for Aortic Dissection
    36. Endovascular Therapy for Aortic Dissection
    PART X. AORTIC ANEURYSM
    37. Pathophysiology, Epidemiology, and Prognosis of Aortic Aneurysms
    38. Clinical Evaluation of Aortic Aneurysms
    39. Surgical Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
    40. Endovascular Therapy for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
    PART XI. VASCULITIS
    41. Overview of Vasculitis
    42. Takayasu’s Arteritis
    43. Giant Cell Arteritis
    44. Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger’s Disease)
    45. Kawasaki Disease
    PART XII. ACUTE LIMB ISCHEMIA
    46. Acute Arterial Occlusion
    47. Atheroembolism
    PART XIII. VASOSPASM AND OTHER RELATED VASCULAR DISEASES
    48. Reynaud’s Phenomenon
    49. Acrocyanosis
    50. Erythromelalgia
    51. Pernio (Chilblains)
    PART XIV. VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLIC DISEASE
    52. Venous Thrombosis
    53. Pulmonary Embolism
    PART XV. CHRONIC VENOUS DISORDERS
    54. Varicose Veins
    55. Chronic Venous Insufficiency
    PART XVI. PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
    56. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
    57. Pulmonary Hypertension in Non-Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patients
    PART XVII. LYMPHATIC DISORDERS
    58. Disease of the Lymphatic Circulation
    PART XVIII. MISCELLANEOUS
    59. Vascular Infection
    60. Lower-Extremity Ulceration
    61. Vascular Trauma
    62. Vascular Compression Syndromes
    63. Congenital Anomalies and Malformations of the Vasculature
    64. Peripheral Vascular Anomalies, Malformations, and Vascular Tumors

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