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Patent Foramen Ovale Closure For Stroke Myocardial Infarction Peripheral Embolism Migraine And Hypoxemia

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Patent Foramen Ovale Closure for Stroke Myocardial Infarction Peripheral Embolism Migraine and Hypoxemia

Patent Foramen Ovale Closure for Stroke  Myocardial Infarction  Peripheral Embolism  Migraine  and Hypoxemia Book
Author : M. Khalid Mojadidi,Bernhard Meier,Jonathan M. Tobis
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2019-08-23
ISBN : 0128173343
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure for Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Peripheral Embolism, Migraine, and Hypoxemia is a complete reference covering the association between PFO and numerous medical conditions. It provides a background on the topic including embryology, anatomy, and physiology. This book fully examines the diagnosis and imaging assessment of PFO and discusses the data linking PFO to various clinical pathologies. It details technical aspects of PFO closure and includes perspectives on future outlooks and where the field is headed in terms of device closure indications. This is a complete reference book for cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, neurologists, pulmonologists, general practitioners, medical professionals, and researchers who are interested in PFO-associated pathologies, technical aspects, safety, and future outlooks of PFO device closure. Explains the association between PFO and related clinical conditions including stroke, myocardial infarction, peripheral embolism, migraine, hypoxemia, decompression sickness, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and vasospasm Provides an in-depth analysis of the evidence behind PFO closure for various clinical conditions Expounds on the technical aspects of PFO closure including differences between devices and techniques Offers future outlooks on PFO closure and where the field is headed in terms of PFO closure indications

Hot Topics in Interventional Cardiology

Hot Topics in Interventional Cardiology Book
Author : Matthew J. Price
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2019-08-24
ISBN : 0323712304
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This issue of Interventional Cardiology Clinics will review some of the hottest topics currently in Interventional Cariology. Curated by the series Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Matthew J. Price, this issue will cover topics and advances in the field that are relevant for practicing clinicians. This issue is one of four selected each year by Dr. Price. The volume will include articles on: IV antiplatelet therapy during PCI; Pharmacodynamics during transition between P2Y12 therapies; Balloon valve fracture for TAVR valve-in-valve; Transcatheter Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale – Randomized Trial Update; Adjunct Pharmacotherapy after TAVR: Current Status and Future Directions; Transcatheter approaches to the treatment of mitral valve leaflet perforation; Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement with the Lotus Valve; Conduction system abnormalities after TAVR, among other topics.

Textbook of Stroke Medicine

Textbook of Stroke Medicine Book
Author : Michael Brainin,Wolf-Dieter Heiss
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2009-11-19
ISBN : 1139482289
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This concise and informative textbook is aimed at trainee doctors beginning work on a stroke unit or residents embarking on their postdoctoral training in stroke care. It has a practical approach covering all important issues of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cerebrovascular diseases. Chapters on the basics of neuropathology and pathophysiology are followed by reviews of clinical issues, including neuroimaging, clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment, stroke in the young, and stroke-related dementia. Topics of rising importance are covered in chapters on stroke unit management, monitoring and management of complications including infections, recommendations for thrombolysis, interventions and neurosurgical procedures, and clear and balanced recommendations for secondary prevention. Finally, neuropsychological syndromes are explained and an up-to-date view on neurorehabilitation is presented. The authors are all experts in their field and many of them teach on the European Master's Program on Stroke Medicine, which is supported and endorsed by the European Stroke Organization.

The Saint Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine

The Saint Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine Book
Author : Sanjay Saint,Vineet Chopra
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Release : 2018-11-09
ISBN : 0190862823
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO INPATIENT MEDICINE, UPDATED AND EXPANDED FOR A NEW GENERATION OF STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS A long-awaited update to the acclaimed Saint-Frances Guides, the Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine is the definitive practical manual for learning and practicing inpatient medicine. Its end-to-end coverage of the specialty focuses on both commonly encountered problems and best practices for navigating them, all in a portable and user-friendly format. Composed of lists, flowcharts, and "hot key" clinical insights based on the authors' decades of experience, the Saint-Chopra Guide ushers clinicians through common clinical scenarios from admission to differential diagnosis and clinical plan. It will be an invaluable addition -- and safety net -- to the repertoire of trainees, clinicians, and practicing hospitalists at any stage of their career.

Uncommon Causes of Stroke

Uncommon Causes of Stroke Book
Author : Julien Bogousslavsky,Louis R. Caplan
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2001-05-24
ISBN : 9780521771450
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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An essential resource for diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients outside the usual clinical categories.

The Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology of Stroke

The Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology of Stroke Book
Author : Olivier Godefroy,Julien Bogousslavsky
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2007-01-18
ISBN : 1139461893
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The care of stroke patients has changed dramatically. As well as improvements in the emergency care of the condition, there have been marked advances in our understanding, management and rehabilitation of residual deficits. This book is about the care of stroke patients, focusing on behavioural and cognitive problems. It provides a comprehensive review of the field covering the diagnostic value of these conditions, in the acute and later phases, their requirements in terms of treatment and management and the likelihood and significance of long-term disability. This book will appeal to all clinicians involved in the care of stroke patients, as well as to neuropsychologists, other rehabilitation therapists and research scientists investigating the underlying neuroscience.

Primer on Cerebrovascular Diseases

Primer on Cerebrovascular Diseases Book
Author : Louis R. Caplan,José Biller,Megan C. Leary,Eng H. Lo,Ajith J Thomas,Midori Yenari,John H. Zhang
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2017-02-10
ISBN : 0128030593
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Primer on Cerebrovascular Diseases, Second Edition, is a handy reference source for scientists, students, and physicians needing reliable, up-to-date information on basic mechanisms, physiology, pathophysiology, and medical issues related to brain vasculature. The book consists of short, specific chapters written by international experts on cerebral vasculature, presenting the information in a comprehensive and easily accessible manner. Numerous changes have occurred in the field since the publication of the first edition in 1997, particularly our understanding of the genetic aspects of cerebrovascular disease. This updated edition reflects the advances made over the last two decades, not only demonstrating the promise for therapy, but also for a molecular understanding of cerebrovascular diseases. The new edition includes new and expanded topics, including carotid stenting, Iatrogenic causes of stroke, axonal transport and injury, RNAIs, proteomics, and more. Provides concise chapters on topics in cerebral blood flow and metabolism, pathogenesis of cerebrovascular disorders, diagnostic testing, and management in a comprehensive and accessible format Written by international leading authorities on cerebral vasculature Provides up-to-date information on practical applications of basic research and the main clinical issues facing the community, such as axonal transport and proteomics

Cardiovascular Surgery

Cardiovascular Surgery Book
Author : Rui Manuel de Sousa Sequeira Antunes de Almeida,Fabio Biscegli Jatene
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2018-12-14
ISBN : 3319570846
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This clinical casebook is comprised of surgical cases involving the most important cardiovascular diseases in a concise, easy-to-read format (5x8 in trim size, like other titles in this burgeoning, informal product line in the Springer clinical medicine program). Each chapter is a case that opens with a unique clinical presentation, followed by a description of the diagnosis, assessment and management techniques used to treat it, as well as questions and answers (between 8 and 10) about relevant aspects related to the diagnosis and treatment of the addressed disease. The Q&A section will broaden discussion and increase the title's pedagogical value. The casebook features 40 surgical cases in the following thematic areas: Aortic Disease, Arrhythmias, Cardiac Tumors, Coronary Insufficiency, Congenital Heart Disease, Endovascular Therapies, Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Pericardial Disease, Pulmonary Embolism and Valvular Heart Disease. This book will be prepared by the Brazilian Department for Academic Leagues of Cardiovascular Surgery, within the Brazilian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (BSCVS). This department is the section within BSCVS that consists of the academic leagues of cardiovascular surgery from each university throughout the country. In Brazil, medical academic leagues are organizations that gathers students, interns and residents to discuss a certain topic and promote research and teaching-oriented extra-class activities, supervised by a group of professors. Thus trainees will have involvement in writing the chapters and the senior professor supervisors will edit and finalize the work. Basically, each chapter is written by an intern or resident and, ultimately, his/her supervisor. As the books volume editors, doctors Almeida and Jatene will have final responsibility for the cases and overall manuscript.

Neurological Differential Diagnosis

Neurological Differential Diagnosis Book
Author : Roongroj Bhidayasiri,Michael F. X. Waters,Christopher Giza
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2008-04-15
ISBN : 1405172843
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Neurology is primarily characterized by a variety of diseases which seem very similar and are therefore difficult to distinguish between. Skill at differential diagnosis is therefore absolutely paramount. Neurological Differential Diagnosis is a streamlined handbook of prioritized differential diagnosis, to be used both in clinical practice and for exam review. By presenting differential diagnosis in order of frequency and importance, this book provides a practical handbook for clinicians in training, as well as a potential resource for quick board review. Whilst the book covers the most important syndromes and disease entities, readers are referred to other texts for more exhaustive differentials. By limiting differentials in this way - to the most likely and most serious diagnoses - the reader can more easily recall relevant disease processes when faced with a particular clinical situation, whether it be a patient in the emergency room or a difficult question on the board examination. The book specifically targets neurology residents and fellows, with overlap to neurosurgery and psychiatry. Internal medicine physicians with an interest in neurological problems and medical students looking for an edge in clinical neuroscience would also benefit from this text. The content is primarily mid-level material, in a pedagogic format. In order to organize the students' thought processes concise tables and line drawing templates are included. The book is organized into broad chapters by type of disorder and some overlap occurs between particular chapters.

Core Topics in Cardiac Anesthesia

Core Topics in Cardiac Anesthesia Book
Author : Jonathan H. Mackay,Joseph E. Arrowsmith
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2012-03-15
ISBN : 052119685X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Since the publication of the first edition of Core Topics in Cardiac Anesthesia, the clinical landscape has undergone significant change. Recent developments include the increased use of electrophysiology, the resurgence of primary percutaneous intervention in acute coronary syndromes, the use of percutaneous devices in patients previously considered inoperable, and the withdrawal of aprotinin. Against this landscape, this invaluable resource has been fully updated. New chapters are dedicated to right heart valves, pulmonary vascular disease, cardiac tumours and cardiac trauma. All other chapters have been updated according to the latest international guidelines. Written and edited by an international author team with a wealth of expertise in all aspects of the perioperative care of cardiac patients, topics are presented in an easy to digest and a readily accessible manner. Core Topics in Cardiac Anesthesia, Second Edition is essential reading for residents and fellows in anesthesia and cardiac surgery and clinical perfusionists.

Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult

Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult Book
Author : Welton M. Gersony,Marlon S. Rosenbaum,Marlon Rosenbaum
Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
Release : 2002
ISBN : 9780070329096
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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OPTIMIZE ADULT PATIENT CAREWITH THIS WORLD-CLASS GUIDE TO THEBROAD SPECTRUM OF CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS "…[the authors} have carefully summarized their 20 to 40 years of clinical experience to provide the reader with the most essential and practical information about patients with congenital heart disease."-- Review in JAMA Includes 50 full-color echocardiograms and angiograms Depicts each important congenital heart disease lesion as acyanotic or cyanotic Describes the surgical approach that corrects or palliates the lesion…the secondary consequences and natural history of each lesion…and the problems and consequences related to types of surgical interventions Discusses end-stage medical and surgical management MORE "…medical housestaff who have this monograph available will breathe easier when they encounter and must present or discuss the next patient with adult congenital heart disease, an unusual cardiac examination, or a difficult-to-interpret electrocardiogram." [From the Foreword by Myron L. Weisfeldt, MD, Bard Professor of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University; Chairman, Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital] Featuring outstanding four-color echocardiograms and angiograms as well as original schematic drawings, this unique reference fills a need long felt by internists and cardiologists who assume the care of adult patients with congenital cardiac abnormalities. Each chapter of Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult focuses on a specific lesion –- characterized as acyanotic or cyanotic –- reviewing: Anatomy Physiology Clinical presentation Surgical repair Potential long-term problems encountered in adulthood Chapter summary sections review the most important information about the congenital heart lesion, allowing a patient’s status to be better categorized when the patient is first referred to an internist/cardiologist for evaluation "…an easily accessible resource for the general internist (in training or practice) or the cardiologist without extensive training in congenital heart disease." -- Review in the New England Journal of Medicine Emphasizes optimal evaluation and follow-up care Gives special scrutiny to physical and laboratory findings; indications for invasive assessment; and management planning Offers valuable special sections devoted to pregnancy and the genetics of congenital heart disease Identifies critical issues in shortened form, with an included algorithm illustrating a clinical practice plan for management of each defect and its variations, based on the patient’s current status Provides guidelines outlining the frequency of visits, appropriate testing, and criteria for intervention

The Stroke Book

The Stroke Book Book
Author : Michel T. Torbey,Magdy H. Selim
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2013-07-18
ISBN : 1107276926
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Designed for use by busy professionals who need quick answers, this revised and updated second edition of The Stroke Book is a concise and practical reference for anyone involved in managing critically ill cerebrovascular patients. • Covers a wide range of common conditions such as ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes, subarachnoid hemorrhages and intracranial aneurysms • Provides focused protocols for assessing and treating stroke patients in the emergency room, intensive care unit or general hospital setting • A new chapter summarizes key clinical trials for stroke therapies • User-friendly format • Packed with algorithms, tables and summary boxes for immediate access to key information • A color plate section illustrates key pathology and diagnostic imaging Written by experienced contributors from leading stroke centers, this is an essential companion for navigating stroke-related clinical situations successfully and making informed decisions about treatment.

Surgery

Surgery Book
Author : Christian de Virgilio,Paul N. Frank,Areg Grigorian
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2015-01-10
ISBN : 1493917269
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review provides the reader with a comprehensive understanding of surgical diseases in one easy to use reference that combines multiple teaching formats. The book begins using a case based approach. The cases presented cover the diseases most commonly encountered on a surgical rotation. The cases are designed to provide the reader with the classic findings on history and physical examination. The case presentation is followed by a series of short questions and answers, designed to provide further understanding of the important aspects of the history, physical examination, differential diagnosis, diagnostic work-up and management, as well as questions that may arise on surgical rounds. Key figures and tables visually reinforce the important elements of the disease process. A brief algorithmic flow chart is provided so the reader can quickly understand the optimal management approach. Two additional special sections further strengthen the student’s comprehension. The first section covers areas of controversy in the diagnosis or management of each disease, and another section discusses pitfalls to avoid, where the inexperienced clinician might get in trouble. The text concludes with a series of multiple choice questions in a surgery shelf/USMLE format with robust explanations. Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review is based on 20 years of Socratic medical student teaching by a nine-time Golden Apple teaching awardee from the UCLA School of Medicine and will be of great utility for medical students when they rotate on surgery, interns, physician assistant students, nursing students and nurse practitioner students.

Echocardiography Board Review

Echocardiography Board Review Book
Author : Ramdas G. Pai,Padmini Varadarajan
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2014-05-12
ISBN : 1118515609
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Echocardiography Board Review, 2nd Edition 500 Multiple Choice Questions with Discussion Ramdas G. Pai, MD, Professor of Medicine, Loma Linda University, CA, USA Padmini Varadarajan, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Loma Linda University, CA, USA Echocardiography is an essential tool for the modern-day cardiologist and routinely used in the diagnosis, management and follow-up of patients with suspected or known heart diseases. This best-selling book now returns in a fully revised new edition, once again providing cardiologists and cardiology/echocardiography trainees with a rapid reference, self-assessment question and answer guide to all aspects of echocardiography. Packed with full-color images and written by experienced echocardiographers, the book covers: applied ultrasound physics practical hydrodynamics valvular heart disease myocardial diseases congenital heart disease non-invasive hemodynamics surgical echocardiography Containing 500 case-based questions, including clear explanations and discussions for every question, Echocardiography Board Review, 2nd Edition, is the perfect preparation guide for all those about to take the National Board of Echocardiography’s Board exam, including cardiology and echocardiography trainees and specialist physicians preparing for re-certification. Sonographers planning to take RDCS or RDMS certification examinations should find this book very helpful as well. Of related interest Practical Manual of Echocardiography in the Urgent Setting Fridman, ISBN 978-0-470-65997-7 Successful Accreditation in Echocardiography: A Self-Assessment Guide Banypersad, ISBN 978-0-470-65692-1 Website www.wiley.com/go/cardiology

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Book
Author : Hans-Jurgen Mager,Carmelo Bernabeu,Marco Post
Publisher : MDPI
Release : 2021-05-04
ISBN : 3036505903
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) is an inherited disease that affects the blood vessels, and is characterized by direct connections between arteries and veins with no intervening capillaries. These abnormal vessels may appear in the skin as tiny red dilated blood vessels in the mouth, lips, fingers and toes. The presence of these vascular lesions in the mucosa can lead to spontaneous and recurrent nose bleeding, typically beginning in mid-childhood, and this is the most common clinical manifestation of HHT, occurring in over 90% of patients. Gastrointestinal bleeding, derived from mucocutaneous vascular lesions, affects approximately 25% of patients, almost always presenting after the age of 50. Chronic nasal and gastrointestinal bleeding can cause iron-deficiency anemia, and current therapeutic strategies are trying to minimize iron and blood transfusions. HHT patients also present large vascular lesions, known as arteriovenous malformations, that occur in internal organs like lungs, liver, and brain, and may result in life-threatening complications often related to the shunting of blood. This book not only highlights the current knowledge regarding diagnosis and treatment of HHT, but also the newest insights in the molecular basis of HHT, the understanding of which is essential for the development of new medicines or therapeutic strategies.

Acute Stroke Treatment

Acute Stroke Treatment Book
Author : Julien Bogousslavsky
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 1997-09-04
ISBN : 9781853174131
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Owing to the increased interest in brain ischemia and the new therapeutic options from pharmaceutical companies for the treatment of acute stroke, Professor Julien Bogousslavsky, one of the world's stroke experts, has revised his best-selling book. It is the emergence of huge possibilities in the management of stroke - ultra-early diagnosis, intensive care, surgical and other interventional therapies, thrombolysis, anti-ischemic drugs and prevention of immediate recurrence - which necessiates this timely update.

1 000 Practice MTF MCQs for the Primary and Final FRCA

1 000 Practice MTF MCQs for the Primary and Final FRCA Book
Author : Insiya Susnerwala
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2018-12-31
ISBN : 1108465838
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A single, comprehensive text covering all the MCQs required to prepare for both the Primary and Final FRCA exams.

Color Atlas of Neurology

Color Atlas of Neurology Book
Author : Reinhard Rohkamm
Publisher : Thieme
Release : 2014-09-02
ISBN : 313170232X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The nervous system and musculature are affected in nearly all diseases, making accurate diagnosis of specific neurologic conditions especially challenging. Now in a long awaited second edition, this acclaimed Thieme Flexibook elucidates even the most difficult concepts through its clear, compact text and lavish illustrations. Logically organized, packed with essential information and marked by an unparalleled art program, Color Atlas of Neurology, Second Edition is indispensable in the classroom or clinic. Key features: Covers the entire scope of the field, from anatomy, physiology and structural basics to normal and abnormal nervous system function, neurologic syndromes (e.g., cerebral and spinal disorders, peripheral neuropathies, myopathies) and state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques Creates didactic, two-page teaching units by placing lucid text opposite exquisite, fully labeled illustrations ideal for learning and retention Includes new sections on the limbic system, vasculature of the cerebellum, spinal fluid, neuroimmunology, neurodegeneration, neurotransmitters, botulismus and more Highlights all signs, symptoms, and neurologic disease patterns for quick recognition and identification of disorders Provides a comprehensive section of tables for easy access to the most important facts needed in the clinic Perfect as a current review, refresher or clinical reference, Color Atlas of Neurology, Second Edition makes a major contribution to the field. Medical students and residents will be pleased with its clear, instructive presentation of sophisticated topics, while neurologists, neurosurgeons, primary care physicians, nurses and other medical personnel will find this stunning visual guide essential in daily practice.

Prevention of Stroke

Prevention of Stroke Book
Author : John W. Norris,Vladimir C. Hachinski
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2013-06-29
ISBN : 1475742266
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Prevention of Stroke sums up and critically analyzes our present knowledge and understanding of all major aspects of stroke prophylaxis, medical and surgical. The book is intended for not only neurologists and neurosurgeons directly involved with stroke patients, but also vascular surgeons, internists, family physicians, and health planners. Topics explored include the cellular basis of atherosclerosis; stroke risk factors; head and neck bruits in stroke prevention; the present status of anticoagulant prophylaxis; hypertension and stroke prevention; and prevention of cardioembolic stroke, as well as the efficacy of aspirin and of ticlopidine in stroke prevention. Surgical prophylaxis is examined through discussions of carotid endarterectomy, prevention of stroke from cerebral vascular malformations, prevention of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, balloon transluminal angioplasty of the carotid artery in the head and neck, and prevention of recurrent stroke.

Fundamentals of Anaesthesia

Fundamentals of Anaesthesia Book
Author : Colin Pinnock,Ted Lin,Robert Jones,Tim Smith
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2002-12
ISBN : 9780521690799
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The second edition of Fundamentals of Anaesthesia builds upon the success of the first edition, and encapsulates the modern practice of anaesthesia in a single volume. Written and edited by a team of expert contributors, it provides a comprehensive but easily readable account of all of the information required by the FRCA Primary examination candidate and has been expanded to include more detail on all topics and to include new topics now covered in the examination. As with the previous edition, presentation of information is clear and concise, with the use of lists, tables, summary boxes and line illustrations where necessary to highlight important information and aid the understanding of complex topics. Great care has been taken to ensure an unrivalled consistency of style and presentation throughout.