Thrombosis and Embolism: from Research to Clinical Practice

Volume 1

  • Md. Shahidul Islam

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 906)

Also part of the Advances in Internal Medicine book sub series (AIM, volume 906)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Vivak Hansrani, Mustafa Khanbhai, Charles McCollum
    Pages 1-8
  3. Vivak Hansrani, Mustafa Khanbhai, Charles McCollum
    Pages 23-31
  4. Søren Hess, Poul Henning Madsen
    Pages 49-65
  5. Ziv Beckerman, Gil Bolotin
    Pages 75-88
  6. Fatemeh Saheb Sharif-Askari, Syed Azhar Syed Sulaiman, Narjes Saheb Sharif-Askari
    Pages 101-114
  7. Alice Prodger, Prakash Saha, Alberto Smith, Colin E. Evans
    Pages 115-122
  8. Raveena Ravikumar, Chung Sim Lim, Alun Huw Davies
    Pages 137-148
  9. Vlad C. Radulescu, John A. D’Orazio
    Pages 149-165
  10. Maria Boddi, Adriano Peris
    Pages 167-181
  11. Susanna M. Zuurbier, Jonathan M. Coutinho
    Pages 183-193
  12. Ahmet Yigit Goktay, Cagin Senturk
    Pages 195-213
  13. Mohammed Jeraq, David J. Cote, Timothy R. Smith
    Pages 215-228
  14. Xingshun Qi
    Pages 229-239

About this book


This unique publication explores diverse themes relating to thrombosis and embolism, from basic research at cell and molecular level to the actual care, prevention, and treatment of diverse categories of patients suffering from such diseases. Chapters cover a variety of topics including thrombosis and embolism in surgical patients, cancer patients, pregnant women and children and adolescents, as well as treatment of the conditions by traditional anticoagulants, novel oral anticoagulants, thrombolytic therapy, endovascular treatment and embolectomy. Readers may explore cutting edge research, recommendations from major societies, contemporary guidelines, areas of controversy and directions for ongoing and future research.

The book features comprehensive information ranging from molecular mechanisms of diseases to the clinical features, diagnosis, and therapeutic regimens for treating a variety of clinical conditions. It has a broad appeal to scientists and research students as well as busy clinicians engaged in patient care, who will all find something important and useful amongst these carefully selected chapters.   


Anticoagulation Anticoagulation in venous thrombolism Diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolism New oral anti-coagulant (NOAC) Thrombosis and embolism

Editors and affiliations

  • Md. Shahidul Islam
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical Science and Education, SödersjukhusetKarolinska InstitutetStockholmSweden

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-22107-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-22108-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series Online ISSN 2214-8019
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