Chapter 32. Arterial Embolism of the Extremities and Technique of Embolectomy

  1. Enrico Ascher,
  2. L. H. Hollier,
  3. D. Eugene Strandness,
  4. Jonathan B. Towne,
  5. Keith Calligaro,
  6. K. Craig Kent,
  7. Gregory L. Moneta,
  8. William H. Pearce,
  9. John J. Ricotta and
  10. Henry Haimovici
  1. Henry Haimovici

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch32

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Haimovici, H. (2008) Arterial Embolism of the Extremities and Technique of Embolectomy, in Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition (eds E. Ascher, L. H. Hollier, D. E. Strandness, J. B. Towne, K. Calligaro, K. C. Kent, G. L. Moneta, W. H. Pearce, J. J. Ricotta and H. Haimovici), Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch32

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632044580

Online ISBN: 9780470755815

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Keywords:

  • embolism;
  • thrombi;
  • pathologic data;
  • embolectomy;
  • distal circulation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Clinical and Pathologic Data

  • Topographic Diagnosis

  • Differential Diagnosis

  • Indications for Embolectomy

  • Preoperative Evaluation

  • Anesthesia and Monitoring of Patient During Surgery

  • Operative Techniques

  • Special Problems in Arterial Embolism

  • Complications

  • Historical Perspective