2012

Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Insights and Highlights from the 13th International Congress on Antiphospholipid Antibodies

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3193-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-3194-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. History of Antiphospholipid Syndrome

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-19

      Overview of the Last 25 Years and 13 International Congresses on Antiphospholipid Antibodies

  3. Basic Science Aspects of Antiphospholipid Syndrome

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 23-39

      What is the Origin of Antiphospholipid Antibodies?

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      Pages 41-56

      What is the Genetics of Antiphospholipid Antibodies/Syndrome?

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      Pages 57-78

      What is the Mechanism(s) of Antiphospholipid Antibody-Mediated Thrombosis?

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 79-101

      What is the Mechanism(s) of Antiphospholipid Antibody-Mediated Pregnancy Morbidity?

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      Pages 103-113

      What are the Target Cells and Receptors that are Recognized by Antiphospholipid Antibodies?

  4. 13th International Congress on Antiphospholipid Antibodies Task Force Reports

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 117-132

      Task Force Report on “Criteria” Antiphospholipid Antibody Tests

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      Pages 133-146

      Task Force Report on “Non-criteria” Antiphospholipid Antibody Tests

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      Pages 147-158

      Task Force Report on Obstetric Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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      Pages 159-166

      Task Force Report on Brain Involvement in Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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      Pages 167-179

      Task Force Report on the Management of Thrombosis in Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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      Pages 181-193

      Task Force Report on Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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      Pages 195-206

      Task Force Report on Non-criteria Manifestations: Thrombocytopenia

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      Pages 207-221

      Task Force Report on Non-criteria Manifestations: Nephropathy

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      Pages 223-233

      Task Force Report on Non-criteria Manifestations: Cardiac Valve Disease

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      Pages 235-246

      Task Force Report on Non-criteria Manifestations: Skin

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      Pages 247-257

      Task Force Report on Antiphospholipid Syndrome Clinical Research

  5. Future of Antiphospholipid Syndrome

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 259-259

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 261-287

      What are the Potential Future Treatments in Antiphospholipid Syndrome?

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      Pages 289-291

      Remembrances of Predictions Past

  6. Antiphospholipid Syndrome for Patients

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 293-293

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 295-309

      What Should Patients Know about Antiphospholipid Antibodies and Antiphospholipid Syndrome?

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 311-312