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
eBook ISBN: 9780323243063
eBook ISBN: 9780323314022
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 21st April 2014
Page Count: 2784

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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 Complications: Respiratory

41. Systemic Complications: Renal

42. Local Complications: Graft Infection

43. Local Complications: Aortoenteric Fistula

44. Local Complications: Anastomotic Aneurysms

45. Local Complications: Graft Thrombosis

46. Local Complications: Endovascular

47. Local Complications: Lymphatic

48. Local Complications: Nerve Injury

Section 9: Venous Thromboembolic

49. Acute Deep Venous Thrombosis: Pathophysiology and Natural History

50. Acute Deep Thrombosis: Clinical and Diagnostic Evaluation

51. Acute Deep Venous Thrombosis: Prevention and Medical Management

52. Acute Deep Venous Thrombosis: Surgical and Interventional Treatment

53. Vena Cava Interruption and Pulmonary Embolism

54. Superficial Thrombophlebitis

Section 10: Venous Insufficiency and Occlusion

55. Chronic Venous Disorders: General Considerations

56. Chronic Venous Disorders: Nonoperative Treatment

57. Varicose Veins: Surgical Treatment

58. Varicose Veins: Endovenous Ablation and Sclerotherapy

59. Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Treatment of Perforator Vein Incompetence

60. Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Deep Vein Valve Reconstruction

61. Abdominal-Pelvic Venous Disease: Surgical Treatment

62. Abdominal-Pelvic Venous Disease: Endovascular Treatment

63. Superior Vena Cava Obstruction: Surgical Treatment

64. Superior Vena Cava Occlusion: Endovascular Treatment

65. Venous Tumors

Section 11: Lymphedema

66. Lymphedema: Evaluation and Decision Making

67. Lymphedema: Nonoperative Treatment

68. Lymphedema: Surgical Treatment

Section 12: Vascular Malformations

69. Classificiation and Natural History of Vascular Anomalies

70. Treatment of Vascular Tumors

71. Surgical Management of Vascular Malformations

72. Endovascular Therapy of Vascular Malformations

Section 13: Hemodialysis Access

73. Hemodialysis Access: General Considerations

74. Hemodialysis Access: Dialysis Catheters

75. Hemodialysis Access: Complex

76. Hemodialysis Access: Failing and Thrombosed

77. Hemodialysis Access: Nonthrombotic Complications

Section 14: Miscellaneous

78. Vasculitis and Other Arteriopathies

79. Thromboangitis Obliterans

80. Takayasu's Arteritis

81. Arterial Tumors

82. Erectile Dysfunction

83. Wound Care

84. Spinal Operative Exposure

85. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

86. Acquired Arteriovenous Fistulae

Section 15: Technique

87. Technique: Open Surgical

88. Technique: Endovascular Diagnostic

89. Technique: Endovascular Therapeutic

90. Technique: Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

91. Technique: Management of Branches During Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

Section 16: Grafts and Devices

92. Autogenous Grafts

93. Prosthetic Grafts

94. Biologic Grafts

95. Aortic Stent Grafts

96. Non-Aortic Stents and Stent Grafts

Section 17: Cerebrovascular Diseases

97. Cerebrovascular Disease: General Considerations

98. Cerebrovascular Disease: Diagnostic Evaluation

99. Cerebrovascular Disease: Decision Making and Medical Treatment

100. Carotid Artery: Endarterectomy

101. Carotid Artery: Stenting

102. Carotid Artery: Dissection and Fibromuscular Dysplasia

103. Carotid Artery: Aneurysms

104. Carotid Artery: Carotid Body Tumor and Other Disorders

105. Brachiocephalic Artery Disease: Surgical Treatment

106. Brachiocephalic Artery Disease: Endovascular Treatment Diseases

107. Vertebral Artery Disease

Section 18: Lower Extremity Arterial Disease

108. Lower Extremity Arterial Disease: General Considerations

109. Lower Extremity Arterial Disease: Decision Making and Medical Treatment

110. Aortoiliac: Direct Reconstruction

111. Aortoiliac: Extra-Anatomic Bypass

112. Aortoiliac Disease: Endovascular Treatment

113. Infrainguinal: Surgical Treatment

114. Infrainguinal: Endovascular Treatment

115. Nonatheromatous Popliteal Artery Disease

116. Diabetic Foot Ulcers

117. Amputation: General Considerations

118. Lower Extremity Amputation: Techniques and Results

Section 19: Upper Extremity Arterial Disease

119. Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: General Considerations

120. Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: Revascularization

121. Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: Amputation

122. Raynaud's Phenomenon

123. Occupational Vascular Problems

124. Upper Extremity Sympathectomy

Section 20: Thoracic Outlet Syndromes

125. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: General Considerations

126. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Neurogenic

127. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Arterial

128. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Venous

Section 21: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

129. Arterial Aneurysms: General Considerations
130. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Evaluation and Decision Making

131. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Open Surgical Treatment

132. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Endovascular Treatment

133. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Ruptured

Section 22. Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissection

134. Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms: Evaluation and Decision and Making

135. Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms: Open Surgical Treatment

136. Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms: Endovascular Treatment

137. Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms: Branched and Fenestrated Endograft Treatment

138. Aortic Dissection

Section 23: Peripheral and Visceral Aneurysm

139. Lower Extremity Aneurysms

140. Upper Extremity Aneurysms

141. Splanchnic Aertery Aneurysms

142. Infected Aneurysms

143. Aneurysms Caused by Connective Tissue Abnormalities

Section 24: Renovascular Disease

144. Renovascular Disease: General Considerations

145. Renovascular Disease: Open Surgical Treatment

146. Renovascular Disease: Endovascular Treatment

147. Renovascular Disease: Fibrodysplasia

148. Renovascular Disease: Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Fistula

149. Renovascular Disease: Acute Occlusive Events

150. Renovascular and Aortic Developmental Disorders

Section 25: Mesenteric Vascular Disease

151. Mesenteric Vascular Disease: General Considerations

152. Mesenteric Vascular Disease: Chronic Ischemia

153. Mesenteric Vascular Disease: Acute Ischemia

154. Mesenteric Vascular Disease: Venous Thrombosis

Section 26: Vascular Trauma

155. Vascular Trauma: Epidemiology and Natural History

156. Vascular Trauma: Head and Neck

157. Vascular Trauma: Thoracic

158. Vascular Trauma: Abdominal

159. Vascular Trauma: Extremity

160. Vascular Trauma: Military

Section 27 Acute Ischemia

161. Acute Ischemia: Evaluation, Decision Making and Medical Treatment

162. Acute Ischemia: Surgical and Endovascular Treatment

163. Compartment Syndrome

164. Atheromatous Embolization


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About the Authors

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