Textbook of Pulmonary Vascular Disease

  • Jason X. -J. Yuan
  • Joe G.N. Garcia
  • John B. West
  • Charles A. Hales
  • Stuart Rich
  • Stephen L. Archer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxii
  2. Structure, Function and Regulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rosemary C. Jones, Diane E. Capen
      Pages 25-60
    3. Robert Naeije, Nico Westerhof
      Pages 61-72
    4. Alejandro Roldán-Alzate, Naomi C. Chesler
      Pages 73-89
    5. Merryn H. Tawhai, Kelly S. Burrowes
      Pages 91-103
    6. Steven H. Abman, Robin H. Steinhorn
      Pages 135-146
    7. Stephen Y. Chan, Joseph Loscalzo
      Pages 167-195
    8. Fiona Murray, Jason X.-J. Yuan, Paul A. Insel
      Pages 245-260
    9. Donna L. Cioffi, Christina J. Barry, Troy Stevens
      Pages 261-272
    10. Geerten P. van Nieuw Amerongen, Richard D. Minshall, Asrar B. Malik
      Pages 273-285
    11. D. Jeannean Carver, Lisa A. Palmer
      Pages 287-299
    12. Michael S. Wolin, Mansoor Ahmad, Sachin A. Gupte
      Pages 301-311
    13. Karen M. Lounsbury, Patricia C. Rose
      Pages 335-346
    14. James T. B. Crawley, Jose R. Gonzalez-Porras, David A. Lane
      Pages 357-370
    15. Timothy A. Morris, Debby Ngo
      Pages 385-397
    16. Scott Visovatti, Takashi Ohtsuka, David J. Pinsky
      Pages 399-410
    17. Riku Das, Edward F. Plow
      Pages 411-424
    18. Rohit Moudgil, Manoj M. Lalu, Duncan J. Stewart
      Pages 425-438
    19. Gabor Horvath, Adam Wanner
      Pages 439-450
  3. Methodological Approaches for Research

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 451-451
    2. Jocelyn Dupuis, Norbert Weissmann
      Pages 453-458
    3. Sara Hanif Mirza, M. Kamran Mirza, Asrar B. Malik
      Pages 471-484
    4. Carmelle V. Remillard, Ayako Makino, Jason X.-J. Yuan
      Pages 485-493
    5. Fiona Murray, Jason X.-J. Yuan, Paul A. Insel
      Pages 525-537
    6. Ellen C. Breen, Jason X.-J. Yuan
      Pages 539-555
    7. Ying Yu, Jason X. -J. Yuan
      Pages 557-566
    8. Ali Torkamani, Eric J. Topol, Nicholas J. Schork
      Pages 567-580
    9. Todd M. Bull, Mark W. Geraci
      Pages 581-590
    10. Dayue Darrel Duan
      Pages 591-612
    11. Zoë L. Vomberg, Megan Robinson, Thomas Fellner, Karl Willert
      Pages 613-620
    12. Amy L. Firth, Weijuan Yao, Jason X.-J. Yuan
      Pages 621-636
    13. Andriana Margariti, Lingfang Zeng, Qingbo Xu
      Pages 637-650
    14. Michael C. Donohue, Tanya Wolfson, Anthony C. Gamst
      Pages 651-672
  4. Pathology and Pathobiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 673-673
    2. E. Kenneth Weir, Jesús A. Cabrera, Douglas A. Peterson, Saswati Mahapatra, Zhigang Hong
      Pages 675-682

About this book


The Textbook of Pulmonary Vascular Disease combines basic scientific knowledge on the pulmonary circulatory system at levels of the molecule, cell, tissue, and organ with clinical diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary vascular diseases. State-of-the-art techniques and their potential applications in research, diagnosis, and treatment of pulmonary vascular diseases are also covered. Jason X.-J. Yuan, MD, PhD is Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Joe G.N. Garcia, MD is Earl Banes Professor of Medicine and Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Charles A. Hales, MD is Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Stuart Rich, MD is Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Stephen L. Archer, MD is Harold Hines Jr. Professor of Medicine and Chief of Cardiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL John B. West, MD, PhD, DSc is Distinguished Professor of Physiology and Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Editors and affiliations

  • Jason X. -J. Yuan
    • 1
  • Joe G.N. Garcia
    • 2
  • John B. West
    • 3
  • Charles A. Hales
    • 4
  • Stuart Rich
    • 5
  • Stephen L. Archer
    • 6
  1. 1.Departments of Medicine, COMRB Rm. 3131 (MC 719)University of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA
  2. 2.310 Admin.Office Building (MC 672)University of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA
  3. 3.Department of MedicineUniversity of California, San DiegoLa JollaUSA
  4. 4.Dept. Pulmonary & Critical Care MedicineMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  5. 5.Department of MedicineUniversity of Chicago Medical CenterChicagoUSA
  6. 6.Department of MedicineUniversity of Chicago School of MedicineChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-87428-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-87429-6
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