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Critical Limb Ischemia

1st Edition

Edited by Marc Bosiers, Peter Schneider

CRC Press

352 pages | 175 B/W Illus.

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Covering both noninvasive and surgical treatment alternatives, Critical Limb Ischemia defines practical guidelines for a multidisciplinary approach to critical limb ischemia and follows a step-by-step description of the latest techniques.

Topics covered include:

  • Balloon angioplasty and stenting
  • Cryoplasty
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Topical therapies combined with hyperbolic oxygen treatment
  • Endovascular techniques
  • Strategies for leg revascularization

The book provides vascular surgeons, general and interventional cardiologists, interventionalists, radiologists, podiatrists, and endocrinologists a valuable resource for daily practice.

Table of Contents

Presentation and Evaluation of the Patient with Critical Limb Ischemia

Bedside Evaluation of Lower Extremity Ischemia for Critical Limb Ischemia: A Multidisciplinary Practical Guide

Niten Singh and Peter A. Schneider

Clinical Presentation of Critical Limb Ischemia

Piergiorgio Cao, Paola De Rango, and Massimo Lenti

Classification Systems for CLI

Marc Bosiers, Christos Lioupis, Koen Deloose, Ju¨rgen Verbist, and Patrick Peeters

The Physiological Evaluation of Critical Lower Limb Ischemia

Dean T. Williams

Imaging and Diagnostic Tools for CLI

Amelia C. M. Giampietro and Jos C. van den Berg

Medical, Endovascular and Surgical Management of Critical Limb Ischemia

Risk Factor Modification in the Management of Critical Limb Ischemia

Roger Walcott, Robyn A. Macsata, and Anton N. Sidawy

Endovascular Therapy of Superficial Femoral Artery and Popliteal Lesions in Critical Limb Ischemia

Patrick Peeters, Willem Willaert, Ju¨rgen Verbist, Koen Deloose, and Marc Bosiers

Chronic Total Occlusions: Techniques and Devices

Donald L. Jacobs and Raghunandan Motaganahalli

Endovascular Strategy for Below-the-Knee Lesions

Nicolas Nelken and Peter A. Schneider

Results for Infrapopliteal Endovascular Interventions: Angioplasty, Stenting, and Atherectomy

Marc Bosiers, Koen Deloose, Ju¨rgen Verbist, and Patrick Peeters

Surgical Options for Critical Limb Ischemia

Frank J. Veith, Neal S. Cayne, Nicholas J. Gargiulo III, Enrico Ascher, and Evan C. Lipsitz

Management of Acute Lower Extremity Ischemia

George H. Meier

Major Lower Extremity Amputation

Traci A. Kimball and Mark R. Nehler

Long-Term Management of Critical Limb Ischemia

Long-Term Management and Surveillance in the Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia

Charlie C. Cheng and Michael B. Silva, Jr.

Economic Impact of CLI

Carlo Setacci and Gianmarco de Donato

Diabetic Foot

Kristien Van Acker

New Therapies in Critical Limb Ischemia

Aggressive Wound Healing Strategies

Koen Deloose, Marc Bosiers, Ju¨rgen Verbist, and Patrick Peeters

Growth Factor and Cell Therapy in Patients with Critical Limb Ischemia

Ralf W. Sprengers, Marianne C. Verhaar, and Frans L. Moll

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Cardiology
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MEDICAL / Radiology & Nuclear Medicine
MEDICAL / Surgery / General
MEDICAL / Surgery / Vascular