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Title Consultative hemostasis and thrombosis / editors, Craig S. Kitchens, Craig M. Kessler, Barbara A. Konkle, David A. Garcia
Edition Fourth edition
Published Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 869 pages : color illustrations
Series ClinicalKey
Contents Part 1: Hemorrhagic processes. Consultative process -- An approach to the bleeding patient: correlation of clinical symptoms and signs with laboratory testing -- Hemophilia A and B -- Less common congenital disorders of hemostasis -- Acquired coagulation disorders due to inhibitors -- von Willebrand disease -- General aspects of thrombocytopenia, platelet transfusions, and thrombopoietic growth factors -- Primary immune thrombocytopenia -- Congenital and acquired disorders of platelet function and number -- Purpura and other hematovascular disorders -- HHT -- Disseminated intravascular coagulation -- The cross-talk of inflammation and coagulation in infectious disease and their roles in disseminated intravascular coagulation -- Part 2: Thrombotic processes. Thrombophilia: clinical and laboratory assessment and management -- Pediatric aspects of thrombophilia -- Deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and primary pulmonary hypertension -- Venous thromboses at unusual sites -- The post thrombotic syndrome -- Thrombocytosis: essential thrombocytemia and reactive causes -- Antiphospholipid syndrome -- Antiplatelet treatment in cardiovascular medicine -- Non-arteriosclerotic arterial occlusive disease -- Thrombosis and cancer -- Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura -- Hemostatic disorders of complement activation (PNH and aHUS) -- Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia -- Part 3: Therapeutic agents. Antithrombotic agents -- Blood component and pharmacological agents -- Therapeutic apheresis: applications for hemorrhagic & thrombotic disorders -- Vena caval filters -- Part 4: Issues specific to women. Thrombotic risk of contraceptives and other hormonal therapies -- Bleeding and the management of hemorrhagic disorders in pregnancy -- Thrombophilia in pregnancy -- Part 5: Special issues. Surgery and hemostasis -- Anticoagulation in the perioperative period -- Understanding and managing the coagulopathy of liver disease -- Outpatient anticoagulant therapy -- Hematologic interventions for acute central nervous system disease -- Pending: atrial septal abnormalities and cryptogenic stroke -- Hemorrhage control and thrombosis following severe injury -- Hemostatic aspects of sickle cell disease
Summary "With authoritative coverage of rare and common hemostatic disorders, Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis, 4th Edition, keeps you both up to date with all that's new in this fast-moving field as well as reviewing background and development and citing pertinent classical literature. Broad differential diagnoses are provided, underscoring the editors' position that correct treatment begins with correct diagnosis"--Publisher's description
Notes Revised edition of: Consultative hemostasis and thrombosis / editors, Craig S. Kitchens, Craig M. Kessler, Barbara A. Konkle. 3rd ed. ©2013
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (ClinicalKey, viewed September 5, 2018)
Subject Blood coagulation disorders.
Anticoagulants (Medicine)
Blood platelet disorders.
Fibrinolytic agents.
Hemostasis -- Physiological aspects
Thrombosis -- Pathophysiology
Blood Coagulation Disorders
Thrombosis -- pathology
Blood Platelet Disorders
Hemostasis -- physiology
Fibrinolytic Agents -- therapeutic use
Anticoagulants -- therapeutic use
Fibrinolytic Agents
Anticoagulants (Medicine)
Blood coagulation disorders
Blood platelet disorders
Fibrinolytic agents
Form Electronic book
Author Kitchens, Craig S., editor.
Kessler, Craig M., editor.
Konkle, Barbara A., editor.
Garcia, David A. (David Allen), editor.
ISBN 9780323477864