Evidence for Vascular or Endovascular Reconstruction

1st Edition


  • Roger Greenhalgh
  • Jean-Pierre Becquemin
  • Alun Davies
  • Peter Gaines
  • Peter Harris
    • Print ISBN 9780702026751

    Key Features

    • offers a one-stop-shop for the current debate for and against open versus endoluminal treatment.
    • uses an evidence-based approach to the controversial areas of vascular surgery.
    • provides an authoritative source of outcomes for various operations based on fact not opinion.
    • serves as a practical reference of recommended techniques debated by expert arguments for and against them.

    Table of Contents

    1. Aorta iliac PTA outcome assessment
    2. Great arch vessels
    3. Carotid
    4. Thoracoabdominal aneurysm
    5. Thoracic aneurysm
    6. AAA
    7. EVAR endoleaks and migration: conversion or more endovascular
    8. Infected Dacron aortic graft
    9. Thoracic gullet syndrome
    10. Sympathectomy
    11. Subclavian
    12. Aorto iliac
    13. Fem pop
    14. Popliteal aneurysm
    15. Tibial
    16. Vein graft surveillance
    17. Acute leg ischaemia
    18. BK A
    19. Varicose veins
    20. Venous ulcer
    21. Pulmonary embolism


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    © 2002
    Bailièrre Tindall
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    About the authors

    Roger Greenhalgh

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Surgery, Head of Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College School of Medicine, Charing Cross Hospital, London

    Jean-Pierre Becquemin

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Vascular Surgery, Henri Mondor Hospital, AP/HP Paris, University Paris XII, Creteil, France

    Alun Davies

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Reader in Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK

    Peter Gaines

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Vascular Radiologist, The Sheffield Vascular Unit, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

    Peter Harris

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant in Vascular Surgery, Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool, UK