Antiphospholipid Syndrome II by Ronald A. Asherson
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Antiphospholipid Syndrome II
By Ronald A. Asherson

Antiphospholipid Syndrome II

Autoimmune Thrombosis Pt. 2 2nd


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Antiphospholipid Syndrome II by Ronald A. Asherson

Book Description

This book provides the reader with a comprehensive overview of the Antiphospholipid syndrome. It is one of the most important advances in rheumatology and connective tissue diseases of the last decade. It provides an explanation for many previously undefined conditions with no clear pathogenesis encompassing all subspeculations in internal medicine as well as obstetrics. Clotting problems leading to strokes and myocardial infarctions (in younger people) as well as a large variety of other syndromes such as chorea, hyproadrenalism, pulmonary problems are now being understood.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780444509871
ISBN-10: 0444509879
Format: Hardback
(266mm x 198mm x 26mm)
Pages: 478
Imprint: Elsevier Science Ltd
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Publish Date: 22-Aug-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Ronald A. Asherson

Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases by Ronald A. Asherson Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Hardback (April 2009)

Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease which causes abnormal blood clots. This book provides an overview of our understanding of this major disease. It includes information on the pathogenetic mechanisms involved as well as clinical manifestations in both 'the thrombotic' and 'non thrombotic' manifestations of this important disease.

Endocrine Manifestations of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases by Ronald A. Asherson Endocrine Manifestations of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Hardback (May 2008)

Evaluates the role of Steroids in autoimmune rheumatic diseases from the basic mechanisms to clinical involvements and focuses on the importance of steroidal hormones in the pathogenesis and therapeutical management of the autoimmune rheumatic diseases. This book discusses the perturbations of the HPA axis as source of altered steroidal synthesis.

Digestive Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases by Ronald A. Asherson Digestive Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Hardback (March 2008)

Covers the field of digestive disorders in common systemic autoimmune diseases. This book consists of an introductory chapter on imaging techniques in digestive diseases, and chapters on digestive manifestations in specific systemic autoimmune diseases.

Kidney in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases by Ronald A. Asherson Kidney in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Hardback (December 2007)

Brings together a group of clinicians and clinical scientists to contribute to a review of the underlying pathogenic mechanisms, methods of clinical assessment, classification and diagnosis of renal disease, combined with an overview of treatment strategies.

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Author Biography - Ronald A. Asherson

Prof. Yehuda Shoenfeld is the founder and head of the Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, at the Sheba Medical Center which is affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine in Tel-Aviv University, in Israel. Dr. Shoenfeld is the Incumbent of the Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair for Research of Autoimmune Diseases at the Tel-Aviv University. His clinical and scientific works focus on autoimmune and rheumatic diseases, and he has published more than 1750 papers in journals such as New Eng J Med, Nature, Lancet, Proc Nat Acad Scie, J Clin Invest, J Immunol, Blood, FASEB, J Exp Med, Circulation, Cancer and others. His articles have had over 35,000 citations. He has written more than three hundred and fifty chapters in books, and has authored and edited 25 books, some of which became cornerstones in science and clinical practice, such as "The Mosaic of Autoimmunity", "Infections and Autoimmunity" and the textbook "Autoantibodies" and "Diagnostic criteria of autoimmune diseases", all of which were published by Elsevier and sold by the thousands. He is on the editorial board of 43 journals in the field of rheumatology and autoimmunity and is the founder and the editor of the IMAJ (Israel Medical Association Journal) the representative journal of science and medicine in the English language in Israel, and also is the founder and Editor of the "Autoimmunity Reviews" (Elsevier) (Impact factor 7.9) and Co-Editor of "Journal of Autoimmunity" (Impact factor 8.1). He has organized over 20 international congresses in autoimmunity. Prof. Shoenfeld received the EULAR prize in 2005, in Vienna, Austria: "The infectious etiology of anti-phospholipid syndrome". He has received a gold medal from the Slovak Society of Physicians for his contribution to Israel - Slovakia collaboration (March 2006), and is honorary member of the Hungarian Association of Rheumatology. In UC Davis, USA, Dr. Shoenfeld received the Nelson's Prize for Humanity and Science for 2008. In 2009 he was honored as Doctoris Honoris Causa, from Debrecen University (Hungary), and from 2009 he is honorary member of the Slovenian National Academy of Sciences. He has recently been awarded a Life Contribution Prize in Internal Medicine in Israel, 2012 as well as the ACR Master Award in 2013. Prof. Shoenfeld has educated a long list of students (>25) being heads of departments and institutes.

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