Venous Ulcers Book

Venous Ulcers

  • Author : John J. Bergan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-28
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN 10 : 0080549039
  • Total Read : 91
  • File Size : 14,7 Mb

Venous Ulcers Summary:

One of the only books discussing new advances in venous ulcer therapy, Venous Ulcers provides a comprehensive look at the molecular biology and pathophysiology of venous ulcers. It discusses the many new treatments currently being used that offer non-invasive treatment options to patients with venous ulcerations. Leg ulcers are defined as a discontinuity of the epithelial surface; a local defect or excavation of the surface of the skin Venous ulceration tends to take a number of months to heal followed by frequent relapse to further episodes This work discusses the newest tools of patient investigation that have emerged in recent years that help to shorten patient recovery times and provide less invasive treatments

Mechanisms of Vascular Disease Book

Mechanisms of Vascular Disease

  • Author : Robert Fitridge
  • Publisher : University of Adelaide Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 589
  • ISBN 10 : 9781922064004
  • Total Read : 78
  • File Size : 13,7 Mb

Mechanisms of Vascular Disease Summary:

New updated edition first published with Cambridge University Press. This new edition includes 29 chapters on topics as diverse as pathophysiology of atherosclerosis, vascular haemodynamics, haemostasis, thrombophilia and post-amputation pain syndromes.

Cardiovascular Disability Book

Cardiovascular Disability

  • Author : Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9780309156981
  • Total Read : 77
  • File Size : 12,6 Mb

Cardiovascular Disability Summary:

The Social Security Administration (SSA) uses a screening tool called the Listing of Impairments to identify claimants who are so severely impaired that they cannot work at all and thus immediately qualify for benefits. In this report, the IOM makes several recommendations for improving SSA's capacity to determine disability benefits more quickly and efficiently using the Listings.

Venous Disorders Book

Venous Disorders

  • Author : Melina R. Kibbe
  • Publisher : PMPH-USA
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 420
  • ISBN 10 : 1607950510
  • Total Read : 69
  • File Size : 5,7 Mb

Venous Disorders Summary:

Venous Disorders is s a compilation of presentations on topics relating to venous topics from the last five symposia sponsored by the Division of Vascular Surgery at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. 32 chapters in 9 different sections include general considerations, progress in treatment of varicose veins, acute deep-vein thrombosis. venous thromboembolism, venous valve repair, venous reconstructive surgery, endovenous interventional therapy, acute subclavian vein thrombosis, and chronic venous insufficiency. The Modern Trends in Vascular Surgery series brings together the best, current strategies for therapeutic and clinical practices. These books contain the latest discoveries, techniques, practice and out comes in vascular surgery. There are approximately 25 to 45 chapters in each book, classified under the following headings: cerebrovascular, ischemia, infrainguinal lesions, aortic aneurysm, thoracic aortic pathology, aorta and its major branches, upper extremity ischemia, venous disorders, hemodialysis access, endovascular technology, noninvasive test, and issues in vascular surgery. Each of the chapters contains valuable illustrations, tables, and a list of references to guide the reader through the chapter. This series of books is focused on specific topics in vascular surgery. For each title the editors will assume the responsibility of adding the latest information and new chapters and to update all of the content, thus making these books more cohesive and with newer, up-to-date information. The resulting product is a comprehensive review of current knowledge across all of vascular surgery, covering: Carotid Artery Diseases, Surgery of the Aorta, Venous Disorders, Endovascular technology and Ischemic Extremities.

Ulcers of the Lower Extremity Book

Ulcers of the Lower Extremity

  • Author : Ajay K Khanna
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-01-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 479
  • ISBN 10 : 9788132226352
  • Total Read : 60
  • File Size : 14,8 Mb

Ulcers of the Lower Extremity Summary:

This book focuses on the clinical evaluation and management of ulcers of the lower limbs. There are numerous causes for ulceration in the lower limbs and each variety requires careful clinical evaluation and management approach. In 29 chapters, written by highly experienced surgeons, the book covers prevalence, types, healing mechanisms, clinical evaluation and microbiology of the ulcers, followed by detailed review of each ulcer variety. Chapters on pyoderma gangrenosum, diabetic foot, grafts and flaps, amputation, pain control strategy and documentation of these cases provide a complete coverage from management stand-point. The book is essential reading not only for general surgeons and vascular surgeons, but also has relevance for orthopedic surgeons, podiatrists, dermatologists and oncologists who manage such cases. Also serves as reference guide for post-graduate examination.

Leg Ulcer Treatment Revolution Book

Leg Ulcer Treatment Revolution

  • Author : Mark S Whiteley
  • Publisher : Whiteley Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2018-11-05
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN 10 : 1908586052
  • Total Read : 65
  • File Size : 13,9 Mb

Leg Ulcer Treatment Revolution Summary:

Venous leg ulcers can now be cured with local anaesthetic "Walk-in, Walk-out" surgery, getting patients back to normal life. So why are nurses and doctors still wasting time and money on dressings and compression? Leg Ulcer Treatment Revolution explains how venous leg ulcers occur, who is suitable for cure with endovenous surgery and how it works.

Leg Ulcers Book

Leg Ulcers

  • Author : S Sacchidanand
  • Publisher : Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-09-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 194
  • ISBN 10 : 9789352709397
  • Total Read : 60
  • File Size : 10,7 Mb

Leg Ulcers Summary:

Management of Leg Ulcers Book

Management of Leg Ulcers

  • Author : Jürg Hafner
  • Publisher : Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 302
  • ISBN 10 : 9783805566544
  • Total Read : 62
  • File Size : 20,9 Mb

Management of Leg Ulcers Summary:

Chronic leg ulcers affect approximalety 1% of the adult population in industrial countries. They cause major disability and their enormous socioeconomic impact is still underestimated. This volume provides comprehensive information on the assessment and treatment of leg ulcers. Different aspects of venous leg ulcers like epidemiology, examination with Doppler and duplex sonography, venography, functional assessments as well as the most common modern classifications are recapitulated. Also, conservative treatment methods such as compression therapy, mobilization of the ankle joint and lymph drainage or different surgical techniques for recalcitrant venous ulcers are discussed. The chapters dealing with diabetic foot ulcers give a general outlook including patient instruction, orthopedic footwear and podiatric care along with management of the diabetic foot infection, and the indications for orthopedic and vascular interventions. General practitioners, internists, surgeons, dermatologists, as well as nurses, podiatrists, and physiotherapists will find this publication an indispensable summary on the state of the art in the management of chronic leg ulcers.