The number of cases of aortic disease is on the rise. In fact, 20,000 patients in the United States died from abdominal aortic aneurysms alone. Now, you can detect and treat the many complications associated with aortic disease in time to save many more patients. This title in the brand-new "Clinical Diagnostic Imaging Atlas Series" offers you authoritative guidance from a well-known cardiologist and imaging expert about when and how to perform the latest diagnostic imaging tests, interpret the results, and effectively treat the emergency. Detailed discussions of hot topics, full-color illustrations, and a DVD of procedural videos, animations, and downloadable image libraries help you provide fast, appropriate treatment for each challenging case you face.
Chapter 1. Aortic Physiology and Function: Anatomic and Histologic Considerations Chapter 2. Anatomic Variants of the Aorta Chapter 3. Examination and Imaging of the Aorta Chapter 4. Acute Aortic Dissection Chapter 5. Aortic Intramural Hematoma Chapter 6. Late Complications of Aortic Dissection Chapter 7. Aortic Complications of Catheterization, Surgery and Instrumentation Chapter 8. Aortic Atheromatous Disease: Plaques, Debris and Obstruction Chapter 9. Aortic Atheromatous Disease: Thrombosis, Thromboembolism and Atheroembolism Chapter 10. Aortic Atheromatous Disease: Ulcers and Penetrating Aortic Ulcers Chapter 11. Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms Chapter 12. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Chapter 13. Endovascular Aortic Repair Chapter 14. Diseases of the Aortic Root Chapter 15. Congenital Bicuspid Aortic Valve-Associated Aortopathy Chapter 16. Coarctation and Atresia of the Aorta Chapter 17. Marfan Syndrome Chapter 18. Traumatic Disruption of the Aorta Chapter 19. Tumors of the Aorta Chapter 20. Infectious and Mycotic Aneurysms Chapter 21. Noninfectious Aortitis: Takayasu's Disease Chapter 22. Noninfectious Aortitis: Giant Cell Aortitis, SLE, and Other Aortitides
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