Essential Vascular Surgery

Essential Vascular Surgery

By Alun Davies, MD, FRCS, Reader in Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK; Jonathan D. Beard, BSc, ChM, FRCS, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Sheffield Vascular Institute, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK; and Michael G. Wyatt, MD, MSC, FRCS, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Northern Vascular Centre, Freeman Hospital, New castle upon Tyne, UK


1. Aetology of Vascular Disease. 2 Epidemiology of Peripheral Vascular Disease. 3. History & Examination. 4. Vascular Laboratory Investigation. 5. Radiological Investigations. 6. Medical Management & Anticoagulation. 7. Vascular Anaesthesia. 8. Principles of Vascular Intervention.
9. Outcome Measures. 10. Extracranial Vascular Disease. 11. Subclavian and Upper Limb Disorders.
12. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. 13. Thoracic Aneurysmal Disease. 14. Other Aneurysmal Disease.
15. Acute Ischaemia. 16. Chronic Ischaemia. 17. Diabetic Foot. 18. Amputation and Rehabilitation.
19. Varicose Veins. 20. Varicose Ulcerations. 21. Deep Venous Thrombosis & Pulmonary Embolism.
22. Lymphodema. 23. Vasospstic and Sympathetic Disorders. 24. Vascular Trauma. 25. Renal Artery Stenosis. 26. Mesenteric Ischeamia. 27. Revision Surgery. 28. Arterio-Venous Malformations. 29. Vascular Access. 30. The Future of Vascular Surgery.