This is the first monograph to be published on iatrogenic vascular injuries.The authors review the literature and report their own experience. The volume should be of value within all kinds of specialities where iatrogenic vascular injuries occur, such as various branches of surgery, dia- gnostic radiology, radiotherapy and pediatrics, and should serve tooptimize prevention and treatment.
Contents: Preface.- Introduction.- Injuries Caused by Diagnostic Arterial Catheterization or Puncture.- Vascular Injuries from Venous Catheterization.- Vascular Injuries After Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty.- Radiation-Induced Vascular Injuries.- Vascular Injuries Due to Noninvasive Procedures.- Vascular Injuries in Orthopedic Surgery.- Hip Surgery and Vascular Trauma.- Vascular Injuries During Lumbar Disk Surgery.- Vascular Injuries During Gynecologic Surgery.- Injuries Caused by Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventions in Kidney and Urinary Tract.- Iatrogenic Vascular Neck Injuries.- Vascular Complications of Various General Surgical Procedures.- Pediatric Vascular Injuries.- Subject Index.
Number Of Pages: 195
Published: April 1989
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 24.41 x 16.99
Weight (kg): 0.34