Chapter 20. Natural History of Atherosclerosis in the Lower Extremity, Carotid, and Coronary Circulations

  1. Rodney A. White MD1 and
  2. Larry H. Hollier MD2
  1. Daniel B. Walsh

Published Online: 4 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch20

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

How to Cite

Walsh, D. B. (2007) Natural History of Atherosclerosis in the Lower Extremity, Carotid, and Coronary Circulations, in Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition (eds R. A. White and L. H. Hollier), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

  2. 2

    Dean, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122023

Online ISBN: 9780470987094

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Keywords:

  • arterial occlusion;
  • atherosclerosis;
  • superficial femoral arteries (SFA);
  • carotid arteries;
  • lower extremity arteries

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Lower extremity arteries

  • Carotid arteries

  • Coronary arteries

  • Conclusion