Provides comprehensive and well-organized overview of a highly interdisciplinary field
Covers a wide range of biomedical research areas
Clearly arranged to create an easy to use knowledge base
This book provides an introduction to the principles of both cardiovascular epidemiology and molecular pathophysiology; as a unique aspect, it also outlines and discusses the molecular concepts underlying epidemiological observations. Further, it promotes the use of interdisciplinary approaches in the field of preventive medicine based on recent advances in molecular and cellular pathophysiology. The book offers a valuable resource work for researchers in basic biomedical fields and clinical scientists alike, as well as guidelines for novel avenues of research in both basic pathophysiology and cardiovascular therapy and prevention.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »cardiovascular health - epidemiology - hypertension and vascular dysfunction - ischemic heart disease - pathological mechanisms - stroke