Acute aortic disease by John Elefteriades

By John Elefteriades

Protecting the pathophysiology, imaging, prognosis, and therapy of quite a few aortic aneurysms and dissections, this resource is helping physicians successfully learn and overview affected members in medical or emergency care settings. supplying a big selection of illustrations, x-rays, and operative photos to stress key anatomic observations, this consultant comprises state of the art perception at the most recent biologic, radiologic, scientific, and surgical advancements that experience taken position within the box. offered in a reader-friendly structure, this resource offers end-of-chapter questions and a point-counterpoint layout to investigate differing views from well known specialists on those illnesses. The Q

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