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Treatment of Carotid Disease: A Practitioners Guide Joshua B Bederson

Treatment of Carotid Disease: A Practitioners Guide

Joshua B Bederson

Published January 1st 1998
ISBN : 9781879284555
Paperback
255 pages
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Treatment of Carotid Disease is a comprehensive, yet practical guide for the clinician responsible for caring for patients with carotid artery disease. Both medical and surgical management strategies, as well as emerging endovascular techniques areMoreTreatment of Carotid Disease is a comprehensive, yet practical guide for the clinician responsible for caring for patients with carotid artery disease. Both medical and surgical management strategies, as well as emerging endovascular techniques are described. Designed to strengthen the bond between the primary care and neurosurgical communities. Suggested users are primary care physicians, residents, nurses and physician assistants.It provides full coverage of the continuum of care for carotid artery disease, including diagnostic testing, medical therapies, pharmacological treatment, and detailed referral guidelines.Treatment of Carotid Disease includes:Historical background and epidemiologyDifferential diagnosis, medical assessment, and diagnostic testingMedical treatment of carotid disease patientsComplete overview of carotid endarterectomy: patient selection, per-operative medical evaluation, description, complications, adjuncts, and anesthesiaCarotid artery stenosis, dissection, fibromuscular dysplasia, and other disordersNew treatments(Distributed by Thieme for the American Association of Neurological Surgeons)