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Title Transplant-associated coronary artery vasculopathy / [edited by] Marlene L. Rose
Published Georgetown, TX : Landes Bioscience ; 2001
Austin, TX :, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (210 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Medical intelligence unit ; 21
Medical intelligence unit ; 21
Contents Front Cover; Inside Front Cover; Table of Contents; Foreword; Chapter 1: Coronary Arterial Disease in the Cardiac Allograft; Chapter 2: Atherosclerosis--Response to Injury; Chapter 3: The Immune Response to Endothelial Cells; Chapter 4: Role of Hemostasis, Anticoagulation, Fibrinolysis and Endothelial Activation; Chapter 5: Nonimmune Factors in the Etiology of Graft Coronary Arteriosclerosis; Chapter 6: Tissue Remodeling and Extracellular Matrix Proteins; Chapter 7: Insights Regarding the Pathogenesis of Transplant Arteriopathy from Experiments with Animals
Summary Cardiac transplantation has had a major impact on the quality of life and longevity of an ever-increasing number of patients. This benefit is significantly eroded by the development of an accelerated form of coronary arterial disease, which shows some, but not all, of the characteristics of native coronary artery disease, and itself is one of the major indications for transplantation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Heart Transplantation -- adverse effects
Coronary Disease -- etiology
Coronary Disease -- immunology
Postoperative Complications
Coronary artery disease -- Pathophysiology
Heart -- Transplantation -- Complications
Heart -- Transplantation -- Immunological aspects
Heart -- Transplantation -- Complications.
Heart -- Transplantation -- Immunological aspects.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Form Electronic book
Author Rose, Marlene L.
ISBN 0585408556