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Atherosclerosis

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Edited by Luigi Gianturco

ASST Rhodense the Hospital of Garbagnate Milanese

Atherosclerosis is a subject of enormous contention for cardiologists and in general for all medical doctors. With this publication we have given you a concise "state-of-the-art" look at the world of atheroma. Many other elements could be included and so it is only a brief analysis of "today" (the preventive medicine era) and "tomorrow" (transforming the cure medicine era into the care medicine era) but also remembering "yesterday" (the ex-cathedra medicine era). Let's hope our arteries are free from atherosclerotic events: have a good read!

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AtherosclerosisYesterday, Today and TomorrowEdited by Luigi Gianturco

Published: August 1st 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68346

ISBN: 978-1-78923-561-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-560-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-308-6

Copyright year: 2018

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1744 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Focus on Coronary Atherosclerosis

By Hakan Saçlı, İbrahim Kara and Mehmet Kaan Kırali

247

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2. Early Stages of Atherosclerosis Documented in Early Embryologic Life

By Bahar Uslu

189

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3. Inflammatory Mechanisms in Atherosclerosis

By Ida Gregersen and Bente Halvorsen

387

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4. Effects of Nicotine Contained in Tobacco Mainstream Smoke on Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells

By Akio Nakamura

259

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5. Food Restriction and Atherosclerotic Plaque Stabilization

By Dorien G. De Munck, Guido R.Y. De Meyer and Wim Martinet

229

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6. Atherothrombosis as a Leading Cause of Acute Coronary Syndromes and Stroke: The Main Killers in Developed Countries

By Ewelina Dziedzic, Michał Machowski, Małgorzata Oleszczak-Kostyra and Marek J. Dąbrowski

206

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7. Cerebrovascular Atherosclerosis: Cognitive Dysfunction Progress and Autophagic Regression

By Kyoung Joo Cho and Gyung Whan Kim

228

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