Chapter 9. Artherosclerosis: Biological and Surgical Considerations

  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. Bauer E. Sumpio

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch9

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Sumpio, B. E. (2004) Artherosclerosis: Biological and Surgical Considerations, 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.ch9

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:

  • atherosclerosis;
  • surgical considerations;
  • atherosclerosis;
  • paleopathologists;
  • albrecht von haller

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Epidemiology

  • Normal Anatomy

  • Theories of Atherosclerosis

  • Morphology and Hemodynamics

  • Stages of Atherosclerosis

  • Risk Factors

  • Therapeutic Implications

  • Hypotheses