Vascular Surgery: Cases, Questions and Commentaries

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George Geroulakos, Bauer Sumpio
Springer Science & Business Media, Jan 15, 2011 - Medical - 592 pages
This updated and revised third edition of Vascular Surgery: Cases, Questions and Commentaries provides a unique collection of real-life case histories, written by experts, that highlights the diversity of problems encountered in vascular surgery. With an international panel of contributors, many of whom are also examiners on the UK, European or American Boards in Vascular Surgery, this book familiarizes the reader quickly with day-to-day clinical practice. Case studies are presented in question-and-answer format and have been widely referenced to reassure the reader that their contents are established best practice. Most cases are accompanied by multiple x-rays or color illustrations for visual clarity. This book serves as a teaching resource for vascular trainees or practitioners who are reviewing for the oral board exam or practitioners who wish to refresh their expertise with an interactive source of information. It also provides established practitioners the wherewithal to review the current standards of practice in vascular surgery.
 

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Contents

Part I Arterial Aneurysms
2
Part II Acute Ischemia
124
Part III Management of Chronic Ischemia of the Lower Extremities
162
Part IV Surgery of the Major Branches of the Infradiaphragmatic Aorta
275
Part V Management of Portal Hypertension
316
Part VI Management of ExtracranialCerebrovascular Disease
328
Part VII Neurovascular Conditionsof the Upper Extremity
371
Part VIII Prevention and Managementof Complications of ArterialSurgery
394
Part IX Vascular Access
415
Part X Amputations
438
Part XI Vascular Malformations
455
Part XII Management of Venous Disorders
481
Part XIII Lymphodema
547
Index
579
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George Geroulakos, MD FRCS DIC PhD is the President of the Section of Vascular Medicine at the Royal Society of Medicine, a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Charing Cross Hospital and a Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London, UK. Bauer Sumpio, MD PhD FACS is Professor of Vascular Surgery and Diagnostic Radiology and Chief of Vascular Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.

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