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The Resource The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management

The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management

Label
The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management
Title
The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque
Title remainder
Strategies for Diagnosis and Management
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Finally, a convenient, one-volume summary of current knowledge on an area of increasing importance! The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque presents contributions from the best investigators in the field, skillfully edited for easy reading and lavishly illustrated with high-quality, full-color images. After a considered and concise introduction, the book concentrates on:.:.; Pathology of vulnerable plaque.; Triggers for plaque rupture.; Imaging of unstable plaque.; Management of vulnerable plaques. Careful editing allows the authors to avoid repetition and provide comprehensive coverage of patho
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Virmani, Renu
Dewey number
616.136
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC692 .V85 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Narula, Jagat
  • Leon, Martin B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Heart
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Heart
Label
The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management; Contents; Contributors; PART 1: Introduction; 1. History of atherosclerosis and vulnerable plaque research; PART 2: Pathology; 2. The pathology of vulnerable plaque; 3. Plaque rupture; 4. Plaque erosion; 5. Pathogenesis and significance of calcification in coronary atherosclerosis; 6. Adventitial and periadventitial fat inflammation and plaque vulnerability; 7. Murine models of advanced atherosclerosis; PART 3: Triggers for plaque rupture; 8. Physical and mechanical stress
  • 9. Inflammation and matrix metalloproteinases10. Apoptosis in atherosclerosis; PART 4: Diagnosis; 11. Emerging biomarkers of instability; 12. Ultrasonic detection of coronary disease; 13. Intravascular ultrasound for plaque characterization; 14. Magnetic resonance imaging and intravascular magnetic resonance imaging; 15. Radionuclide imaging; 16. Near-infrared spectroscopy; 17. Intravascular thermography; 18. Optical coherence tomography; 19. Intravascular p
Control code
437218830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470987339
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437218830
Label
The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque : Strategies for Diagnosis and Management; Contents; Contributors; PART 1: Introduction; 1. History of atherosclerosis and vulnerable plaque research; PART 2: Pathology; 2. The pathology of vulnerable plaque; 3. Plaque rupture; 4. Plaque erosion; 5. Pathogenesis and significance of calcification in coronary atherosclerosis; 6. Adventitial and periadventitial fat inflammation and plaque vulnerability; 7. Murine models of advanced atherosclerosis; PART 3: Triggers for plaque rupture; 8. Physical and mechanical stress
  • 9. Inflammation and matrix metalloproteinases10. Apoptosis in atherosclerosis; PART 4: Diagnosis; 11. Emerging biomarkers of instability; 12. Ultrasonic detection of coronary disease; 13. Intravascular ultrasound for plaque characterization; 14. Magnetic resonance imaging and intravascular magnetic resonance imaging; 15. Radionuclide imaging; 16. Near-infrared spectroscopy; 17. Intravascular thermography; 18. Optical coherence tomography; 19. Intravascular p
Control code
437218830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470987339
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437218830

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