Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, A Comprehensive Review Expert Consult: Online and Print, 7th Edition

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

7th Edition A Comprehensive Review Expert Consult: Online and Print

By Wesley S. Moore, MD, Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA


1. History of Vascular Disease

2. Embryology of the Vascular System

3. Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology of the Vascular Wall

4. Anatomy and Surgical Exposure of the Vascular System

5. Hemostasis and Thrombosis

6. Atherosclerosis: Pathology, Pathogenesis, and Medical Management

7. Nonatherosclerotic Vascular Disease

8. Influence of Diabetes Mellitus on Vascular Disease and its Complications

9. Pharmacology of Drugs Used in the Management of Vascular Disease

10. Primary Arterial Infections and Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Vascular Surgery

11. Congenital Vascular Malformations

12. Vasculogenic Erectile Dysfunction

13. Hemodynamics for the Vascular Surgeon

14. The Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory

15. Natural History and Noninterventional Treatment of Chronic Lower Extremity Ischemia

16. Radiologic Anatomy and Imaging of the Vascular System: Contrast, CT, and MR Angiography

17. Arterial Access, Guidewires, Catheters, Sheaths, and Angioplasty Catheters

18. Angioplasty and Stenting for Aortoiliac Disease: Technique and Results

19. Angioplasty and Stenting for Mesenteric and Renal Artery Disease: Technique and Results

20. Angioplasty and Stenting for Infrainguinal Disease: Technique and Results

21. Technique of Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting

22. Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Comparative Technique and Results of Currently Available Devices

23. Laparoscopic Aortic Surgery for Aneurysms and occlusive disease: Technique and Results

24. Thrombolytic Therapy for Vascular Disease

25. Role of Sympathectomy in the Management

26. Vascular Grafts: Characteristics and Rational Selection of Prostheses

27. Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms

28. Aneurysms of the Aorta and Iliac Arteries

29. Aneurysms of the Peripheral Arteries

30. Splanchnic and Renal Artery Aneurysms

31. Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease

32. Management of Infrainguinal Arterial Occlusive Disease

33. Renovascular Disease

34. Visceral Ischemic Syndromes

35. Extracranial Cerebrovascular Disease: The Carotid Artery

36. Reconstruction of the Supra-Aortic Trunks and the Vertebrobasilar System

37. Vascular Disease of the Upper Extremity

38. Hemodialysis and Vascular Access

39. Vascular Trauma

40. Acute Arterial and Graft Occlusion

41. Myointimal Hyperplasia: Pathogenesis and Prevention

42. Prosthetic Graft Infections

43. Noninfectious Complications in Vascular Surgery

44. Portal Hypertension

45. Venous Thromboembolic Disease

46. Varicose Veins and Chronic Venous Insufficiency

47. Lymphedema for the Vascular Surgeon

48. The Wound Care Center and Limb Salvage

49. Lower Extremity Amputation

50. The Vascular Surgeon?s Role in Spine Exposure