Surgical Management of Aortic Pathology, 1st ed. 2019
Current Fundamentals for the Clinical Management of Aortic Disease

Coordinators: Stanger Olaf H., Pepper John R., Svensson Lars G.

Language: Anglais
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Keywords

Aortic Surgery;Frozen elephant trunk;Hybrid repair;Sutureless valve;TEVAR

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This book follows the concept of perceiving the entire aorta as one functional organ assuming that all individual pathologies and local interventional procedures affect the up- and downstream segments with consequences for complications and disease progression. Thus any preventive or surgical strategy must recognize the aortic disease in its entirety.

The book intends to cover the full spectrum of aortic pathologies, mechanisms and functional interplay. The latest available diagnostic tools and options for surgical treatment are presented by the foremost experts in their field in state-of-the-art reviews. The reader is provided with the most current and comprehensive insight into all fundamental and clinical aspects of aortic disease. All chapters are carefully complemented with figures and illustrations.

Introduction.- Imaging.- Principals.- Congenital diseases.- Connective tissue pathologies.- Aortic root and aortic valve surgery.- TAVI & new technologies.- Ascending aorta.- Aortic arch.- Descending aorta

Olaf Stanger, MD, PhD, MBA, FETCS

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Formerly 

Department of Cardiac Surgery

Royal Brompton Hospital

London, UK

 

John Pepper, MD, FRCS

Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Imperial College

Department of Cardiac Surgery
Royal Brompton Hospital

London, UK

Presents an actual overview over current diagnostics and all available modern treatment options of Aortic pathologies

Takes into consideration the current trend of functional reorganisation in cardiac, thoracic and casvular surgery

Written and edited by international experts and extensively illustrated in full color