Immunopharmacology of the Heart - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780122002458, 9780080917566

Immunopharmacology of the Heart

1st Edition

Series Editors: Clive Page
Series Volume Editors: Michael Curtis
Hardcover ISBN: 9780122002458
eBook ISBN: 9780080917566
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 21st October 1993
Page Count: 162
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Table of Contents

Diseases of the Heart: overview and identification of possible targets for immunopharmacological intervention. Models for evaluation of cardiac function. Immunopharmacology of the coronary vascular endothelium. The role of leukocytes in ischaemic heart disease. Complement activation in cardiac disease. Prevention of sudden cardiac death by immunopharmacological intervention. Inflammatory mediators and the stunned myocardium. Immunotherapy and reperfusion injury in the heart. Immunopharmacology of heart transplantation.


Description

Diseases of the Heart: overview and identification of possible targets for immunopharmacological intervention. Models for evaluation of cardiac function. Immunopharmacology of the coronary vascular endothelium. The role of leukocytes in ischaemic heart disease. Complement activation in cardiac disease. Prevention of sudden cardiac death by immunopharmacological intervention. Inflammatory mediators and the stunned myocardium. Immunotherapy and reperfusion injury in the heart. Immunopharmacology of heart transplantation.


Details

No. of pages:
162
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1993
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080917566
Hardcover ISBN:
9780122002458

About the Series Editors

Clive Page Series Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

King's College London, U.K.

About the Series Volume Editors

Michael Curtis Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

King's College, London, U.K.