Vascular Access: Principles and Practice

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 5th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Wilson, Samuel Eric

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-60-547203-4

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84

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Description

This practical and comprehensive book provides ""how-to"" information on all aspects of access to the vascular system for hemodialysis, parenteral nutrition, chemotherapy, and resuscitation.

This edition provides increased coverage of non-interventional techniques and includes new chapters on management of thrombophilia in hemodialysis patients; modulation of the immune system to prevent myointimal hyperplasia; synthetic grafts; venous outflow stenting for salvage of vascular access procedures; and ultrasound in vascular access procedures. Preoperative evaluation, operations, noninvasive procedures, complications, and other aspects are detailed.

This book is essential for all clinicians treating patients who require vascular access, including vascular surgeons, general surgeons, nephrologists, dialysis technicians and nurses, radiologists, and cardiologists.

Key Features:

--NEW! Increased emphasis on non-interventional techniques
--NEW! NEW CHAPTER: management of thrombophilia in hemodialysis patients
--NEW! NEW CHAPTER: new approaches for modulation of the immune system to prevent myointimal hyperplasia
--NEW! NEW CHAPTER: synthetic grafts
--NEW! NEW CHAPTER: techniques and results of venous outflow stenting for salvage of vascular access procedures
--NEW! NEW CHAPTER: ultrasound in vascular access procedures
--Comprehensive--covers all areas of vascular access, not just dialysis access
--Focuses on ""how to do it"" information
--Multidisciplinary

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Wilson, Samuel Eric
ISBN: 978-1-60-547203-4
Specialty:
Cardiology
Internal Medicine
Radiology
Nephrology
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Critical Care Medicine
Surgery
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed.
Pages: 328
Illustrations: 244
Year: 2009
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84

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