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Title Thrombosis in clinical practice / edited by Andrew D. Blann, Gregory Y.H. Lip, Alexander G.G. Turpie
Published London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 326 pages) : illustrations
Contents The pathophysiology of thrombosis / Lina Badimon and Juan Jose Badimon -- Epidemiology of coagulopathy / Andrew J. Catto -- Commonly used anticoagulant and antiplatelet drugs: aspirin, heparin, and warfarin / Andrew D. Blann -- Bleeding risk and hemorrhage: why it happens and what to do about it / Gualtiero Palareti, Benilde Cosmi, and Cristina Legnani -- Thrombophilia and venous thrombosis / Pieter W. Kamphuisen, Harry R. Büller, and Frits R. Rosendaal -- Antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation / Ioannis Karalis and GregoryY. H. Lip -- Valves / Walter Ageno and Alexander G.G. Turpie -- Percutaneous coronary intervention / Freek W.A. Verheugt -- Coronary artery disease: coronary revascularization / Petr Widimsky, Zbyněk Straka, and Martin Pěnička -- Peripheral arterial disease / M. Burress Welborn III, Franklin S. Yau, and G. Patrick Clagett -- Antithrombotic therapy for ischemic stroke / Tarvinder S. Dhanjal and Matthew Walters -- Management of venous thromboembolism during pregnancy / Ian A. Greer and Andrew J. Thomson -- Thrombophilia / Ian Jennings -- Systemic thrombosis in children / M. Patricia Massicotte, Paul Monagle, and Anthony K. Chan -- New drugs and directions / Bernd Jilma
Summary Designed for everyday use, primarily in the hospital setting, Thrombosis in Clinical Practice is a practical clinical reference to the management of thrombosis. The text provides a concise guide to the latest drugs and their applications and reviews appropriate therapeutic strategies for each of the most commonly-encountered clinical scenarios. Numerous flowcharts and checklists support and enhance the text, assisting the reader with case assessment and formulation of treatment plans. Copiously illustrated with tables, graphs, and charts, the book explains fundamental principles of etiology and mechanisms of drug action and includes the latest information on new agents and on-going trials. Lina Badimon, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain Andrew J. Catto, Leeds General Infirmary, UK Andrew D
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Thrombosis.
Thrombosis -- drug therapy.
Thrombosis -- etiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Blann, Andrew D.
Lip, Gregory Y. H.
Turpie, A. G. G. (A. Graham G.), 1939-
ISBN 0203640357 (electronic bk.)
9780203640357 (electronic bk.)