eBook Anatomic Exposures in Vascular Surgery, 3rd Edition

  • Gary G. Wind
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469828812
  • ISBN-13: 9781469828817
  • DDC: 611.13
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 608 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Revised, updated, and expanded for its Third Edition, Anatomic Exposures In Vascular Surgery, is an indispensable guide for the vascular surgeon planning an operation. This classic anatomic reference contains over 550 drawings by a renowned surgeon and illustrator depicting the complex anatomy of the vasculature and surrounding structures, and demonstrating the ideal exposure techniques. The original illustrations will be presented in full color to fully convey three-dimensional concepts of anatomic relationships of the blood vessels and their surrounding structures, which will help to guide surgical decision-making in vascular surgery. Concise legends and text describe the anatomy in relation to the surgical approach. The book is organized by body region, and chapters are divided into anatomic overview and surgical approach sections, which allows the book to be used for extensive study or quick review, depending on the needs of the reader. New sections to this edition include forearm compartment syndrome, forearm fasciotomy, and vascular exposure of the lumbar spine. New concepts regarding surgical approaches to the blood vessels are updated in each chapter along with up-to-date references.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
Foreword from the First Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
Preface to the Third Edition.
1: Introduction: Embryology of the Arteries and Veins.
2: Extracranial Circulation of the Head and Neck.
3: Carotid Arteries.
4: Vertebral Arteries.
5: Vessels of the Chest.
6: Thoracic Aorta.
7: Superior Thoracic Aperture and Cervicothoracic Sympathetic Chain.
8: Vessels of the Upper Extremity.
9: Axillary Artery.
10: Brachial Artery.
11: Forearm Vessels.
12: Hand Vessels.
13: Vessels of the Abdomen.
14: Upper Abdominal Aorta, Including the Visceral and Supraceliac Segments.
15: Celiac and Mesenteric Arteries.
16: Renal Arteries.
17: Infrarenal Abdominal Aorta, Pelvic Arteries, and Lumbar Sympathetic Chain.
18: Inferior Vena Cava.
19: Portal Venous System.
20: Vessels of the Lower Extremity.
21: Common Femoral Artery.
22: Vessels of the Thigh.
23: Popliteal Artery.
24: Vessels of the Leg.
25: Vascular Variation.
26: Anatomic Variation of the Blood Vessels.
Appendix: Selected Anatomic References.
Subject Index.