Written by a multidisciplinary team of internationally recognized authors, this book delivers an in-depth and practical overview of peripheral arterial disease. It covers all major extracardiac arterial systems and serves as a point-of-care reference for the vascular surgeon, radiologist, vascular internist, and cardiologist. Peripheral Arterial Disease offers essential insights on clinical presentation, diagnostic tests, and various treatment options, including medical, surgical, and endovascular modalities.
- Expert coverage of anatomy, epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, and more
- Focus on both common and rare disease states in all peripheral circulations
- Section on diagnostic imaging modalities, including agiography, IVUS, MRI, and ultrasound
- More than 500 color figures, tables, and charts
- Author team represents a wide range of specialties
- Important chapters on vasculitis, intracranial disease, carotid artery disease, the ascending thoracic aorta, and lower extremity peripheral arterial disease -all of which reflect the book's expansive scope
- Review of fundamental topics such as clinical assessment of endothelial function, blood pressure regulation, taking patient history, and the physical exam
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On completion of this course the participant should be able to:
1. Name two types of claudication questionnaires.
2. List at least three autoimmune disorders that are associated with pulmonary hypertension.
3. Describe the five phases of plaque progression in vascular lesions.
4. List at least six cardiovascular risk factors that have a deleterious effect on the vascular wall.
5. Name three bacterial pathogens that can cause arterial infection.
6. Describe three skin problems that occur in primary vasculitis.
7. Name the gene on chromosome 15 that has been identified as the causative mutation in Marfan Syndrome.
8. List three types of Doppler imaging used in vascular ultrasound.
9. List three disadvantages of using CTA (computed tomographic angiography) to evaluate peripheral arteries.
10. Name the most common cause of subarachnoid hemorrhage.
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This is a hard cover book is Part 1 and covers Chapters 1 through 26 and contains 507 pages
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