Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) affects more than 30 million people worldwide, most often individuals over age 65. Despite this, PVD remains a disease with which many clinicians are unfamiliar. Peripheral Vascular Disease helps medical professionals of different backgrounds and training apply resources adequately to benefit individual patients. The authors provide a description of relevant vascular anatomy and pathophysiology, a focused review of diagnostic modalities used in screening for PVD, and contemporary medical and interventional treatments used for PVD. Generous use of bullet points, condensed tables, high-quality figures, and diagrams facilitate easy comprehension of a multifaceted and serious condition.... 480 Wallstent FilterWire 30 day MI/stroke/death 5.8% 1 yr MI/stroke/death 9.1% CABERNET 454 NexStent FilterWire 30 ... Carotid Artery Revascularization Using Boston Scientific EPI Filterwire EX/EZ and the EndoTex NexStent; CAPTURE, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Peripheral Vascular Disease|
|Author||:||Alvaro Alonso, Daniel D. McManus, Daniel Z. Fisher|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2010-10-22|