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Venous Thrombosis

Principles and Practice

According to Virchow's triad, venous thrombosis can occur as a result of one or more of three factors: changes in the dynamics of the blood flow, endothelial injury/dysfunction of the blood vessel and hypercoagulability. The blood in the veins is constantly forming microscopic thrombi that are routinely broken down by the body, and significant clotting can occur only when the balance of thrombus formation and resolution is altered. This book is a fresh synthesis of venous thromboembolism care and considers the opinions and studies from different fields of medicine. As venous thrombosis spectrum is wide and can affect many organ systems, from deep veins of the leg to the cerebral venous system, our intent is for this to be a comprehensive, up-to-date and readable book. We tried to present a synthesis of existing material infused with new ideas and perspectives and authors own clinical studies and even case-reports.

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Venous ThrombosisPrinciples and PracticeEdited by Ertugrul Okuyan

Published: January 5th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1344

ISBN: 978-953-307-885-4

Copyright year: 2012

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34497 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Web of Science Citations

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1. Aetiology of Venous Thrombosis

By Mehrez M. Jadaon

1617

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2. Venous Thrombosis in Behcet’s Disease

By Selda Pelin Kartal Durmazlar

2681

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3. Antiphospholipıd Syndrome and Venous Thrombosis

By Ertugrul Okuyan

1271

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4. Deep Venous Thrombosis in Children with Musculoskeletal Infection

By Lawson A. B. Copley and Ngozi Okoro

1848

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5. Current Endovascular Treatments for Venous Thrombosis

By Glenn W. Stambo

3554

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6. Late Complications of Deep Venous Thrombosis: Painful Swollen Extremities and Non Healing Ulcers

By Daniel Link

1908

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7. Cerebral Venous Thrombosis in Patients Using Oral Contraceptives

By Procházka Václav, Procházka Martin, Ľubušký Marek, Procházková Jana and Hrbáč Tomáš

1847

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8. Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis - Diagnostic Strategies and Prognostic Models: A Review

By Penka A. Atanassova, Radka I. Massaldjieva, Nedka T. Chalakova and Borislav D. Dimitrov

4578

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9. Venous Thrombosis and the Eye

By Bob Z. Wang and Celia S. Chen

6616

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10. Approaching Venous Thrombosis in General Surgery Patients

By Gulcin Hepgul, Fatih Yanar and Meltem Küçükyılmaz

1304

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11. Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia

By Kelly L. Cervellione and Craig A. Thurm

2113

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12. Cavitary Pulmonary Infarct: The Differential Diagnostic Dilemma – A Case Report

By Ivanka Djordjevic and Tatjana Pejcic

3159

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13. Hypothetical Mechanism of the Formation of Dural Arteriovenous Fistula – The Role and Course of Thrombosis of Emissary Vein and Sinuses

By Shigeru Miyachi

2001

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