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Author Berguer, Ramon, author

Title Function and surgery of the carotid and vertebral arteries / Ramon Berguer ; illustrations by Lorie Gavulic
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Health, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 143 pages : illustrations (some color))
Contents Anatomy and function of the carotid and vertebral systems -- Differences between the carotid and vertebral systems -- The pathology -- Operations on the supraortic trunks -- Operations on the internal carotid artery -- Reconstruction of the vertebral artery
Summary More than a procedural guide, this book is a guide to decision-making - highlighting individual anatomy, patient screening, selection of procedure, surgical technique, avoidance of pitfalls, and management of potential complications
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Carotid artery -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Carotid artery -- Surgery.
Carotid artery -- Wounds and injuries.
Carotid artery.
Vertebral artery -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Vertebral artery -- Surgery.
Vertebral artery.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1451192584 (electronic bk.)
1469856689 (electronic bk.)
9781451192582 (electronic bk.)
9781469856681 (electronic bk.)