Rutherford's Vascular Surgery, 2-Volume Set - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9781455753048, 9780323243063

Rutherford's Vascular Surgery, 2-Volume Set

8th Edition

Authors: Jack Cronenwett K. Wayne Johnston
Book ISBN: 9781455753048
eBook ISBN: 9780323243063
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 21st April 2014
Page Count: 2784


Published in association with the Society for Vascular Surgery, Rutherford’s Vascular Surgery presents state-of-the-art updates on all aspects of vascular health care. Extensively revised by many new authors to meet the needs of surgeons, interventionalists, and vascular medicine specialists, this medical reference book incorporates medical, endovascular and surgical treatment, as well as diagnostic techniques, decision making and fundamental vascular biology.

Key Features

  • Master the latest developments, techniques, and approaches with thorough updates on endovascular applications, vascular access, imaging, non-operative management, and much more.
  • View clinical and physical findings and operative techniques more vividly with a full-color layout and images.
  • Get answers you can depend on. Rutherford's delivers the world’s most trusted information on all major areas of vascular health care, is written by international experts, and includes up-to-date bibliographies and annotated recommended references.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Basic Science

1. Epidemiology and Clinical Analysis

2. Embryology

3. Vessel Wall Biology

4. Cells of the Vascular System

5. Atherosclerosis

6. Intimal Hyperplasia

7. Ischemia-Reperfusion

8. Arteriogenesis and Angiogenesis

9. Arterial Aneurysms

Section 2: Pathophysiology

10. Arterial Physiology

11. Venous Physiology

12. Venous Pathology

13. Lymphatic Pathophysiology

Section 3: Clinical and Vascular Laboratory Evaluation

14. Patient Clinical Evaluation

15. Vascular Laboratory: Arterial Physiologic Assessment

16. Vascular Laboratory: Arterial Duplex Scanning

17. Vascular Laboratory: Venous Physiologic Assessment

18. Vascular Laboratory: Venous Duplex Scanning

Section 4: Vascular Imaging

19. Arteriography

20. Venography

21. Radiation Safety

22. Computed Tomography

23. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

24. Intravascular Ultrasound

25. Vascular PET CT and Spect CT

Section 5: Atherosclerotic Risk Factors

26. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors: General Considerations

27. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors: Smoking

28. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors: Diabetes

29. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors: Hyperlipidemia

30. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors: Hypertension

Section 6: Perioperative Care

31. Preoperative Management

32. Intraoperative Management

33. Postoperative Management

Section 7: Bleeding and Clotting

34. Normal Coagulation

35. Antithrombotic Agents

36. Thrombolytic Agents

37. Coagulopathy and Hemorrhage

38. Hypercoagulable States

Section 8: Complications

39. Systemic Complications: Cardiac

40. Systemic Comp


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About the Author

Jack Cronenwett

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire

K. Wayne Johnston

Affiliations and Expertise

R. Fraser Elliott Chair in Vascular Surgery, Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto; Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada