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Platelets in Thrombotic and Non-Thrombotic Disorders

Pathophysiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics: an Update

  • Paolo Gresele
  • Neal S. Kleiman
  • José A. Lopez
  • Clive P. Page
  • Updates on recent developments in this rapidly expanding field

  • Provides a detailed review of current science and application in the fields of thrombosis and hemostasis

  • An authoritative reference work for researchers and clinicians


Table of contents

  1. Physiology

    1. Lauren Clancy, Jane E. Freedman
      Pages 253-261
    2. Lucia Stefanini, Robert H. Lee, Wolfgang Bergmeier
      Pages 263-284
    3. Alan G. S. Harper, Stewart O. Sage
      Pages 285-296
    4. Satya P. Kunapuli, Dheeraj Bhavanasi, John C. Kostyak, Bhanu Kanth Manne
      Pages 297-308
    5. Elizabeth E. Gardiner, Robert K. Andrews
      Pages 309-319
    6. Joseph E. Aslan
      Pages 321-336
    7. Eleonora Petito, Stefania Momi, Paolo Gresele
      Pages 337-351
    8. Robert Flaumenhaft
      Pages 353-366
    9. Lawrence F. Brass, Peisong Ma, Maurizio Tomaiuolo, Scott L. Diamond, Timothy J. Stalker
      Pages 367-378
    10. Sylvie Cointe, Romaric Lacroix, Françoise Dignat-George
      Pages 379-392
    11. Bradley A. Maron, Joseph Loscalzo
      Pages 393-406
    12. Virgilio Evangelista, Licia Totani, Angelo A. Manfredi, Norma Maugeri
      Pages 407-433
    13. Katsue Suzuki-Inoue, Toshiaki Shirai
      Pages 435-445
    14. Johan W. M. Heemskerk, Judith M. E. M. Cosemans, Paola E. J. van der Meijden
      Pages 447-462
    15. Mario Colucci, Nicola Semeraro, Fabrizio Semeraro
      Pages 463-487
    16. Ingrid Slaba, Paul Kubes
      Pages 489-512
    17. Ilaria Canobbio, Gianni F. Guidetti, Mauro Torti
      Pages 513-530
    18. Shrey Kohli, Berend Isermann
      Pages 531-539
    19. A. J. Unsworth, A. P. Bye, J. M. Gibbins
      Pages 541-556
  2. Methodology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 557-557

About this book


This book reviews current science and applications in fields including thrombosis and hemostasis, signal transduction, and non-thrombotic conditions such as inflammation, allergy and tumor metastasis. It is a detailed, up-to-date, highly referenced text for clinical scientists and physicians, including recent developments in this rapidly expanding field. More than a scientific resource, this is also an authoritative reference and guide to the diagnosis.


antithrombotic therapy hemostatic disorders inflammation non hemostatic disorders platelet pathophysiology platelets research

Editors and affiliations

  • Paolo Gresele
    • 1
  • Neal S. Kleiman
    • 2
  • José A. Lopez
    • 3
  • Clive P. Page
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Section of Internal and Cardiovascular MedicineUniversity of Perugia PerugiaItaly
  2. 2.Houston Methodist Hospital HoustonUSA
  3. 3.Bloodworks NorthwestUniversity of Washington SeattleUSA
  4. 4.Sackler Inst of Pulmonary Pharmacol, King’s College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom

About the editors

Paolo Gresele, Department of Medicine, Section of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy

Neil S. Kleiman, Houston Methodist Hospital, TX, USA

José A. Lopez, Bloodworks Northwest, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

Clive P. Page, Sackler Institute of Pulmonary Pharmacology, King’s College London, UK

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