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Title Handbook of venous and lymphatic disorders : guidelines of the American Venous Forum / edited by Peter Gloviczki
Edition Fourth edition
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2017]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Contributors -- Evidence-based guidelines -- Abbreviations -- PART 1 BASIC CONSIDERATIONS OF VENOUS DISORDERS -- 1 Venous and lymphatic disease: A historical review -- 2 Development and anatomy of the venous system -- 3 The physiology and hemodynamics of the normal venous circulation -- 4 Classification and etiology of chronic venous disease -- 5 The pathophysiology and hemodynamics of chronic venous insufficiency of the lower limb
6 Pathogenesis of varicose veins and cellular pathophysiology of chronic venous insufficiency7 Venous ulcer formation and healing at cellular levels -- 8 Acute and chronic venous thrombosis: Pathogenesis and new insights -- 9 Epidemiology and risk factors of acute venous thrombosis -- 10 Epidemiology of chronic venous disorders -- PART 2 DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATIONS AND VENOUS IMAGING STUDIES -- 11 Evaluation of hypercoagulable states and molecular markers of acute venous thrombosis -- 12 Duplex ultrasound scanning for acute venous disease
13 Duplex ultrasound scanning for chronic venous obstruction and valvular incompetence14 Evaluation of venous function by indirect noninvasive testing (plethysmography) -- 15 Direct contrast venography -- PART 3 MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE THROMBOSIS -- 17 The clinical presentation and natural history of acute deep venous thrombosis -- 18 Diagnostic algorithms for acute deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism -- 19 Medical treatment of acute deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
20 Catheter-directed thrombolysis, mechanical thrombectomy, and surgery for the treatment of acute iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis21 Endovascular and surgical management of acute pulmonary embolism -- 22 Treatment algorithms for acute venous thromboembolism: Current guidelines -- 23 Current recommendations for the prevention of deep venous thrombosis -- 24 Axillo-subclavian venous thrombosis in the setting of thoracic outlet syndrome -- 25 Acute central venous thrombosis in the setting of central lines, pacemaker wires, and dialysis catheters
26 Indications, techniques, and results of inferior vena cava filters27 Superficial thrombophlebitis -- 28 Mesenteric vein thrombosis -- PART 4 MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC VENOUS DISORDERS -- 29 Clinical presentation and assessment of patients with venous disease -- 30 Diagnostic algorithm for telangiectasia, varicose veins, and venous ulcers: Current guidelines -- 31 Compression therapy for venous ulceration -- 32 Drug treatment of varicose veins, venous edema, and ulcers -- 33 Liquid sclerotherapy for telangiectasia and varicose veins
Summary "The Handbook of Venous Disorders, first published in 1996, is a handbook for all clinicians and surgeons who are involved with the investigation, evaluation, or management of venous and lymphatic diseases or malformations. These disorders include varicose veins, venous ulcers, DVT, lymphedema, and pulmonary embolism, as well as damage to the veins through trauma or tumor growth. The new edition has been completely updated to bring the book in line with current teaching practices."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed March 8, 2017)
Subject Blood-vessels -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Lymphatics -- Diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Blood-vessels -- Diseases.
Vascular Diseases
Lymphatic Diseases
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Blood-vessels -- Diseases.
Lymphatics -- Diseases.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Gloviczki, Peter, editor.
ISBN 9781498724418