2010

Principles of Pulmonary Protection in Heart Surgery

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ISBN: 978-1-84996-307-7 (Print) 978-1-84996-308-4 (Online)

Table of contents (48 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. General Concepts

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-8

      Anatomy of the Lungs

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      Pages 9-26

      Respiratory Physiology

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      Pages 27-32

      Histological Features of Lungs

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      Pages 33-43

      Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Lung Function, its Control and Regulation

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      Pages 45-52

      Imaging Evaluation of the Thorax

  3. Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 53-53

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      Pages 55-65

      Endothelial Protection During Heart Surgery and Lung Transplantation

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      Pages 67-73

      Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Pulmonary Injury

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      Pages 75-79

      Aprotinin Decreases Lung Reperfusion Injury and Dysfunction

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      Pages 81-89

      Effects of Prostaglandin E1 and Nitroglycerin on Lung Preservation

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      Pages 91-96

      Endothelin and Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 97-106

      L-Arginine and Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 107-112

      The Role of Nitric Oxide in Pulmonary Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 113-120

      Activity of Glutathione-Related Enzymes in Ischemia and Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 121-127

      Heart Histopathology in Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 129-134

      Beating Heart Surgery and Pulmonary Ischemia and Reperfusion Injury

  4. Pulmonary Hypertension

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      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-145

      Mechanisms of Pulmonary Edema

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      Pages 147-157

      Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension: New Challenges

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      Pages 159-169

      Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Endarterectomy

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      Pages 171-177

      Eisenmenger Syndrome

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      Pages 179-194

      Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation in Cardiac Surgery

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