Controversies in Aortic Dissection and Aneurysmal Disease

Editors: Bonser, R.S., Pagano, D., Haverich, A., Mascaro, J. (Eds.)

  • Discusses surgical management of patients with aortic disease
  • Helps surgeons choose the best procedures for each case
  • Provides concise tools for balancing risks and benefits
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In this book the authors review the surgical management of patients with aortic disease. This often controversial area of management reveals many options open to cardiovascular specialist. This reference reviews each controversy and provides practical answers to the cardiac surgeon and will help them reveal the spectrum of disorders and their management.

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“This book reviews the surgical management of patients with aortic disease with detailed discussions about the many options and controversies in this area. … It is particularly germane for cardiac surgeons responsible for treating this high-risk cohort of patients. … This is an important contribution to the field of aortic surgery. … It is current in its presentation of data and techniques and is a valuable contribution to the practice of cardiovascular surgery.” (Michael Bates, Doody’s Book Reviews, January, 2015)

Table of contents (39 chapters)

  • The Clinical Genetics of Thoracic Aortic Disease

    Laer, Lut (et al.)

    Pages 3-15

  • When Should Surgery Be Performed in Marfan Syndrome and Other Connective Tissue Disorders to Protect Against Type A Dissection?

    Kodolitsch, Yskert (et al.)

    Pages 17-47

  • The Aortopathy of Bicuspid Aortic Valves

    Siddiqi, Omar K. (et al.)

    Pages 49-65

  • Size Matters: Intervention Thresholds for Dissection Prophylaxis in the Ascending Aorta

    Cozijnsen, Luc (et al.)

    Pages 67-84

  • The Exostent Versus Alternative Strategies: The Role of an External Support Sleeve in Aortic Prophylaxis

    Pepper, John R.

    Pages 85-93

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eBook $149.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5622-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $199.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5621-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $199.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: August 31, 2016
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-7230-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Controversies in Aortic Dissection and Aneurysmal Disease
Editors
  • Robert S. Bonser
  • Domenico Pagano
  • Axel Haverich
  • Jorge Mascaro
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-5622-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-5622-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5621-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-7230-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 457
Number of Illustrations and Tables
40 b/w illustrations, 48 illustrations in colour
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