Download Dan Shen (Salvia miltiorrhiza) in Medicine: Volume 1. by Xijun Yan PDF

By Xijun Yan

This e-book stories learn on Dan Shen, compiles facts from medical trials and organic experiments, and summarizes the newest learn advances. It covers the medicinal herb, natural items, and new proprietary medications that comprise it; it additionally covers uncomplicated and compound, conventional and modern formulation, and addresses a wide diversity of topics, together with: standardized cultivation; biodiversity; powerful ingredients and their organic actions; qc; and scientific trials. The ebook is going directly to current the scientific trials on Dantonic, specially targeting its healing results for heart ailment. It discusses compound prescriptions and compatibilities, from the natural piece point to composition point, and describes methods to investigate on smooth chinese language medicine.

Volume 1 describes the biology and chemistry of Dan Shen, whereas quantity 2 makes a speciality of pharmacology and qc. quantity three describes the scientific study on Dan Shen.

Editor Xijun Yan is the President of Tianjin Tasly team and a Member of the TCM Standardization Technical Committee. amassing contributions from greater than a hundred authors operating within the box of pharmaceutical and medical study, the e-book offers and analyzes the to be had details from a number of elements, displays the present prestige of Dan Shen study, and provides an important reference paintings for additional learn and development.

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Download Management of Pericardial Disease by Eyal Herzog PDF

By Eyal Herzog

Pericardial affliction is a large time period that describes quite a lot of pathologies. The scientific elements of pericardial illness surround acute pericarditis, pericardial tamponade, pericardial effusion, constrictive pericarditis, and effusive-constrictive pericarditis. these issues vary not just in scientific presentation but additionally within the timeline of illness improvement; for instance, pericardial tamponade is often an acute, life-threatening occasion, while constrictive pericarditis is a prolonged strategy constructing over months to years. for this reason, pericardial illness administration is demanding for many clinicians. The facts base within the box is comparatively scarce in comparison with different affliction entities in cardiology. eu Society of Cardiology published directions for the prognosis and administration of pericardial ailments. at the moment there aren't any directions from American cardiology societies to assist clinicians in facing pericardial sickness. during this publication, my aim is to supply wide overview of pericardial illness overview and administration. A unified, stepwise pathway-based process for the administration of pericardial affliction is supplied on the finish of the book.

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Download IVUS Made Easy by Paul Schoenhagen PDF

By Paul Schoenhagen

Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) is a tomographic imaging modality played in the course of coronary angiography that enables the simultaneous overview of lumen, vessel wall, and atherosclerotic plaque. IVUS has been verified because the approach to selection for the detection and serial commentary of transplant vasculopathy, and extra lately, for the serial commentary of atherosclerotic plaque burden in atherosclerosis progression/regression trials. while played through an operator acquainted with interventional, percutaneous concepts, the speed of problems in the course of IVUS imaging is highly low.

IVUS Made Easy

presents an advent to coronary imaging with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS). It contains a quick, functional textual content and corresponding illustrated IVUS pictures. The layout is uniform all through, with a non-illustrated IVUS photo displayed including an illustrated reproduction. according to the formerly released An Atlas and guide of Coronary Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging, this guide provides multiplied descriptions of the sensible elements of IVUS and contains additional info in brief case shows.

The publication starts with the main of IVUS imaging. It discusses basic arterial anatomy via IVUS, picture artifacts and IVUS measurements. It then discusses plaque (atheroma) morphology and medical applications.

Case experiences comprise:

  • Coronary arteritis
  • Angiographically indeterminate lesion
  • Indeterminate lesion: plaque rupture
  • Intedeterminate lesion after angioplasty
  • Intracoronary thrombus (2 cases)
  • Complications of IVUS: dissection
  • Chronic coronary arterial wall dissection at the back of stent
  • Intramural hematoma post-PCI
  • Serial IVUS: regression

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Download Cardiac Gene Expression: Methods and Protocols by Yurong Liang, Xin Lu, David L. Perkins (auth.), Jun Zhang, PDF

By Yurong Liang, Xin Lu, David L. Perkins (auth.), Jun Zhang, Gregg Rokosh (eds.)

Cardiac Gene Expression: tools and Protocols provides either state of the art and confirmed tools for learning cardiac gene expression. The protocols offer a template for stable study, and canopy the method via screening, research, characterization, and sensible affirmation of novel genes or recognized genes with a brand new function.

Section I, Cardiac Gene Expression Profiling: the worldwide viewpoint, discusses numerous assorted ways to studying, making a choice on, and reading adjustments in transcriptome gene expression. part II, Cardiac Gene rules: Gene-Specific mRNA dimension within the Myocardium, outlines extra delicate and gene-targeted expression tools. part III, Cardiac Gene rules: Promoter Characterization within the Myocardium, offers protocols for the examine of underlying gene legislation mechanisms via concentrating on the interplay of transcription components with their cognate cis binding parts. part IV, In Silico evaluation of Regulatory cis-Elements and Gene legislation, and part V, Cardiac unmarried community Polymorphisms, emphasize new analytical methods for decoding the practical parts buried within the three billion nucleotides of the human genome and different version genomes. The concluding part, Gene Overexpression and focusing on within the Myocardium, highlights tools that facilitate overexpression or cardiac-specific specific gene deletion.

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Download Cardiology Emergencies by Jeremy Brown PDF

By Jeremy Brown

Cardiology Emergencies covers the presentation, research, and administration of acute cardiac difficulties that require quick analysis and administration. Created as a source for citizens and scholars, in addition to a simple reference consultant for physicians, this guide is prepared for speedy entry and studying. it's divided into 3 sections: the 1st presents acute displays for fast prognosis, the second one addresses particular stipulations, and the 3rd deals transparent descriptions of ways to accomplish universal sensible cardiac strategies. choked with concisely written summaries and bullet-point info, it's the excellent advisor to the sensible administration of cardiac emergencies.

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Download Calcium-Antagonisten by Prof. Dr. med. Winifred G. Nayler (auth.) PDF

By Prof. Dr. med. Winifred G. Nayler (auth.)

Dieses Buch gibt einen hervorragenden Überblick über den Stand der wissenschaftlichen Forschungen auf dem Gebiet der Pharmakologie der Calcium-Antagonisten. Die Pharmakokinetik der verschiedenen Calcium-Antagonisten wird ebenso beschrieben, wie die Anwendung in der Praxis bei den verschiedensten Erkrankungen des Herz-Kreislauf-Systems. Nebenwirkungen, Risiken und Kontraindikationen sind ein weiteres wichtiges Thema. Zum Schluß wird ein Ausblick auf die Zukunft dieses vielseitigen Medikamentes gegeben.

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Download The hERG Cardiac Potassium Channel: Structure, Function and by Novartis Foundation PDF

By Novartis Foundation

This publication attracts jointly contributions from simple, pharmaceutical and scientific sciences aimed toward a greater knowing of the constitution and serve as of hERG and the molecular foundation for compound binding. 

It gains regulatory authority views on most well liked preclinical try platforms and comprises themes on hERG channel gating, rules of useful expression, pharmacological homes of hERG/IKr channels, drug-induced lengthy QT syndrome and preclinical assessment and regulatory concepts for assessing QT prolongation risks. 

larger figuring out of the function of the hERG channel in drug-induced cardiac arrhythmias should still finally result in the advance of significant, new and more secure drugs.

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Download Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease by Harold P. Adams Jr., Vladimir C. Hachinski, John W. Norris PDF

By Harold P. Adams Jr., Vladimir C. Hachinski, John W. Norris

This booklet presents a finished medical overview of the prognosis and remedy of sufferers with ischemic cerebrovascular ailment. The publication comprises chapters at the medical beneficial properties of temporary ischemic assaults and ischemic stroke, hazard components, and reviews. extra chapters talk about factors of stroke together with atherosclerosis, cardioembolism, non-atherosclerotic vasculopathies, and pro-thrombotic issues. The explanations of stroke in young children and teenagers are highlighted. the ultimate part of the booklet comprises chapters on treatments to avoid stroke, acute stroke therapy, basic administration of the sufferer with recurrent stroke, and rehabilitation. the quantity is seriously referenced with an emphasis on contemporary guides in order that the reader can pursue additional info a couple of subject. it is also a number of tables and algorithms that are meant to relief the clinician treating sufferers with cerebrovascular affliction.

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Download Endovascular Therapy: Principles of Peripheral Interventions by Alan B. Lumsden, Peter H. Lin, Ruth L. Bush MD, Changyi PDF

By Alan B. Lumsden, Peter H. Lin, Ruth L. Bush MD, Changyi Chen, Michael E. DeBakey

While you're one of many many physicians from diverse area of expertise disciplines who practice endovascular interventions then this useful reference can assist you to improve your endovascular abilities and surround them into day-by-day practice.

Endovascular Therapy covers every thing you want to learn about developing an endovascular application, comparable to imaging, catheter and gadget stock, nursing help, and technician support.

In addition, this publication offers a uncomplicated wisdom of the pathophysiology of vascular sickness, interventional concepts, and endovascular modalities of varied ailment different types. every one person sickness and endovascular treatment is mentioned and emphasis is put on the suitable problems linked to the broad spectrum of endovascular interventions.

Also integrated are step by step publications to method behavior, information and tips, process particular gear lists, and prompt submit approach orders and persist with up.Content:
Chapter 1 common ideas of Endovascular treatment (pages 1–19): Imran Mohiuddin, Panagiotis Kougias and Ross Milner
Chapter 2 easy technology of Endovascular remedy (pages 20–37): Panagiotis Kougias, Liz Nguyen and Changyi Chen
Chapter three Pharmacotherapy in Endovascular Interventions (pages 38–52): Leila Mureebe, Colleen M. Johnson and Changyi Chen
Chapter four issues of Endovascular remedy (pages 53–67): Gordon M. Riha, Changyi Chen and Ruth L. Bush
Chapter five Carotid Bifurcation ailment (pages 68–87): Wei Zhou, Ruth L. Bush, Peter H. Lin and Alan B. Lumsden
Chapter 6 Supra?Aortic Trunk and top Extremity Arterial disorder (pages 88–102): Imran Mohiuddin, Eric J. Silberfein and Eric Peden
Chapter 7 Thoracic Aortic illness (pages 103–120): Andy C. Chiou, Kristen L. Biggs and Peter H. Lin
Chapter eight belly Aortic Aneurysm (pages 121–138): W. Anthony Lee, Daniel J. Martin and Imran Mohiuddin
Chapter nine Mesenteric Artery Occlusive disorder (pages 139–153): Panagiotis Kougias, Mitchell Cox and Peter H. Lin
Chapter 10 Renal Artery Occlusive affliction (pages 154–169): Peter H. Lin, Rakesh Safaya and W. Todd Bohannon
Chapter eleven Aortoiliac Occlusive ailment (pages 170–185): Eric Peden, Ruth L. Bush and Alan B. Lumsden
Chapter 12 reduce Extremity Arterial illness (pages 186–205): Wei Zhou, Marlon A. Guerrero and Alan B. Lumsden
Chapter thirteen Arteriovenous Graft Interventions (pages 206–220): Joseph J. Naoum, Wei Zhou and Eric Peden
Chapter 14 Venous Insufficiency and Varicose Veins (pages 221–238): Panagiotis Kougias, Patrick E. Duffy and E. John Harris
Chapter 15 Ileofemoral Deep Venous Thrombosis (pages 239–251): James P. Gregg, Esteban A. Henao and Alan B. Lumsden
Chapter sixteen Vascular Trauma (pages 252–267): Ulises Baltazar, Esteban A. Henao, W. Todd Bohannon and Michael B. Silva
Chapter 17 Endovascular units in Peripheral Interventions (pages 268–281): Russell Lam, Mai Pham and Rakesh Safaya

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