Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis: Expert Consult - Online and Print (3rd Revised edition)

Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis: Expert Consult - Online and Print (3rd Revised edition)

By: Barbara M. Alving (author), Barbara A. Konkle (author), Craig M. Kessler (author), Craig S. Kitchens (author)Hardback

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2014 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Internal Medicine category! A unique clinical focus makes Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis, 3rd Edition your go-to guide for quick, practical answers on managing the full range of bleeding and clotting disorders. Emphasizing real-world problems and solutions, Dr. Craig S. Kitchens, Dr. Barbara A. Konkle, and Dr. Craig M. Kessler provide all the clinical guidance you need to make optimal decisions on behalf of your patients and promote the best possible outcomes. Efficiently look up concise descriptions of each condition, its associated symptoms, laboratory findings, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and treatment. Get the latest information on hot topics such as Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Thrombophilia, Clinical and Laboratory Assessment and Management, Thrombotic -Thrombocytopenic Purpura, and Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia. Apply today's newest therapies, including those that are quickly becoming standard in this fast-changing field. Meet the needs of specific patient groups with a new chapter on Bleeding and the Management of Hemorrhagic Disorders in Pregnancy and an extensively updated chapter on Thrombosis and Cancer. Zero in on key information with a new user-friendly design, and all-new full-color format, abundant laboratory protocols, and at-a-glance tables and charts throughout. Access the entire text and illustrations online - fully searchable - at


Part I: GENERAL INFORMATION 1 Consultative Process 2 A Systematic Approach to the Bleeding Patient: Correlation of Clinical Symptoms and Signs with Laboratory Testing 3 Endothelium Part II: HEMORRHAGIC PROCESSES 4 Hemophilia A and B 5 Less Common Congenital Disorders of Hemostasis 6 Acquired Coagulation Disorders Caused by Inhibitors 7 von Willebrand Disease 8 General Aspects of Thrombocytopenia, Platelet Transfusions, and Thrombopoietic Growth Factors 9 Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia 10 Congenital and Acquired Disorders of Platelet Function and Number 11 Purpura and Other Hematovascular Disorders 12 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation 13 The Crosstalk of Inflammation and Coagulation in Infectious Disease and Their Roles in Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation Part III: THROMBOTIC PROCESSES 14 Thrombophilia: Clinical and Laboratory Assessment and Management 15 Pediatric Aspects of Thrombophilia 16 Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 17 Venous Thromboses at Unusual Sites 18 Postthrombotic Syndrome 19 Thrombocytosis: Essential Thrombocytemia and Reactive Causes 20 Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Pathogenesis, Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, and Patient Management 21 Hemostatic Aspects of Cardiovascular Medicine 22 Nonarteriosclerotic Arterial Occlusive Disease 23 Thrombosis and Cancer 24 Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and Related Thrombotic Microangiopathies 25 Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Part IV: THERAPEUTIC MEASURES 26 Antithrombotic Agents 27 Blood Component and Pharmacological Therapy for Hemostatic Disorders 28 Thrombolytic Therapy 29 Topical Hemostatic Agents 30 Therapeutic Apheresis: Applications for Hemorrhagic and Thrombotic Disorders 31 Use of Vena Caval Filters and Venous Access Devices 32 Dietary Supplements and Hemostasis Part V: ISSUES SPECIFIC TO WOMEN 33 Thrombotic Risk of Contraceptives and other Hormonal Therapies 34 Bleeding and the Management of Hemorrhagic Disorders in Pregnancy 35 Thrombophilia in Pregnancy Part VI: SPECIAL ISSUES 36 Surgery and Hemostasis 37 Anticoagulation in the Perioperative Period 38 Understanding and Managing the Coagulopathy of Liver Disease 39 Outpatient Anticoagulant Therapy 40 Point-of-Care Hemostatic Testing 41 Prevention and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Neurologic and Neurosurgical Patients 42 Hematologic Interventions for Acute Central Nervous System Disease 43 Atrial Septal Abnormalities and Cryptogenic Stroke 44 Pulmonary Hypertension: Thrombotic and Nonthrombotic in Origin 45 Hemorrhage Control and Thrombosis Following Severe Injury 46 Hemostatic Aspects of Sickle Cell Disease 47 Anticoagulation for Atrial Fibrillation and Prosthetic Cardiac Valves

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  • ISBN13: 9781455722969
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 840
  • ID: 9781455722969
  • ISBN10: 1455722960
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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