Venous Thromboembolism, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437724356

Venous Thromboembolism, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, Volume 31-4

1st Edition

Authors: Terence K. Trow C. Greg Elliott
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437724356
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd November 2010

Description

Venous Thromboembolism, a critical area for all pulmonary medicine specialists, is completely reviewed and updated in this issue, which starts with an epidemiological overview and then provides an in-depth look at the following topics: use of clinical probability algorithms (Geneva Score, Wells Criteria, and others), imaging techniques, deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis, chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, inherted hypercoaguable states, venous thromboembolism and pregnancy, interventional therapies (such as fragmentation, IVC filters, and surgical embolectomy), massive pumonary embolism and the role of thrombolysis, and upper extremity DVT.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437724356

About the Authors

Terence K. Trow Author

C. Greg Elliott Author