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

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

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-87429-6
  • 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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