Chapter 3. Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: Raynaud Syndrome, Occlusive Arterial Diseases, and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

  1. Thom W. Rooke MD1,
  2. Timothy M. Sullivan MD2 and
  3. Michael R. Jaff DO3
  1. Roger F. J. Shepherd MBBCh

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692356.ch3

Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions

Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions

How to Cite

Shepherd, R. F. J. (2008) Upper Extremity Arterial Disease: Raynaud Syndrome, Occlusive Arterial Diseases, and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, in Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions (eds T. W. Rooke, T. M. Sullivan and M. R. Jaff), Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692356.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Head, Section of Vascular Medicine, Mayo Clinic; John and Posy Krehbiel Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine; Rochester, Minnesota

  2. 2

    Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, North Central Heart Institute, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  3. 3

    Director, Vascular Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158275

Online ISBN: 9780470692356

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Keywords:

  • arterial disease;
  • Raynaud Syndrome;
  • digital ischemia;
  • color changes;
  • vasospastic disorder

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Raynaud Syndrome

  • Primary Raynaud Syndrome

  • Secondary Causes of Raynaud Syndrome and Occlusive Arterial Disease

  • Physical Examination in Raynaud Syndrome

  • Laboratory Evaluation of Raynaud Syndrome

  • Treatment of Raynaud Syndrome

  • Other Vasospastic Disorders Related to Temperature

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

  • Questions

  • Suggested Readings