Epidemiology and risk factor management of peripheral arterial disease / Richard Donnelly and Janet T. Powell -- Assessment of chronic lower limb ischaemia / John Bottomley and Henrik Sillesen -- Medical treatment of chronic lower limb ischaemia / Cliff Shearman -- Intervention for chronic lower limb ischaemia / Anthony Nicholson and Julian Scott -- The diabetic foot / Kelly Cheer and Edward B. Jude -- Amputation, rehabilitation, and prosthetic developments / Ramesh Munjal and Gillian Atkinson -- Revision vascular surgery / Jan Brunkwall and Michael Gawenda -- Management of acute lower limb ischaemia / Robert J. Hinchliffe and Johannes Lammer -- Vascular trauma / Jacobus van Marle and Dirk A. le Roux -- Extracranial cerebrovascular disease / A. Ross Naylor and Sumaira MacDonald -- Vascular disorders of the upper limb / Jean-Baptiste Ricco and Fabrice Schneider -- Primary and secondary vasospastic disorders (Raynaud's phenomenon) and vasculitis / Jill J.F. Belch and Matthew A. Lambert -- Peripheral and abdominal aortic aneurysms / Michael Wyatt and John Rose -- Thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aortic disease / Ian Nordon, Rob Morgan, and Matt Thompson -- Renal and intestinal vascular disease / Trevor Cleveland ... [et al.] -- Central venous and dialysis access / Peter W.G. Brown and David C. Mitchell -- Varicose veins / Manj Gohel and Alun Davies -- Chronic leg swelling / Timothy A. Lees and Hazel Trender -- The acutely swollen leg / Cees H.A. Wittens and Rob H.W. Strijkers -- Vascular anomalies / James E. Jackson
The Techniques in Interventional Radiology series of handbooks describes in detail the various interventional radiology procedures and therapies that are in current practice. The series comprises four titles, which in turn cover procedures in angioplasty and stenting, transcatheter embolization and therapy, biopsy and drainage and ablation
Techniques in interventional radiology
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Purchased with Kelowna General Hospital Foundation funds.
Assess vascular signs and symptoms quickly and accurately, detect associated findings, identify probable causes, and provide optimal patient care--all in an easy-to-use format.
-how to distinguish between a carotid bruit and a venous hum.
-why you shouldn't palpate both carotid arteries at once.
-how to objectively describe pulse amplitude using a scale ranging from zero to 4+.
-what kind of murmur may be associated with life-threatening aortic dissection.
-why hypertension can cause retinal changes, such as cotton-wool patches and papilledema--and how you can assess for these signs.
-the best place to listen for a renal artery bruit.
-why you should assess for dependent edema in a patient with renal artery stenosis.
...and much, much more.
-- Blanchard & Loeb website.