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The history of cardiovascular complications in the clinical setting. The regulation of the cardiovascular system by the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone and autonomic nervous systems. The effects of liver disease on the heart and pulmonary, renal, hepatic, splanchnic and cerebral circulations, vascular reactivity and oxygen transport. This state-of-the-art book concentrates in one volume our current knowledge on the cardiovascular complications of liver disease. This easy-to-read work provides a better understanding of the pathogenesis and consequences of portal hypertension and establishes a physiological basis for its pharmacological treatment. It examines the effect of liver disease on volume regulation, the activity of the sympathetic nervous system, and the processes involved in capillary fluid exchange. It includes a discussion on volume and sodium regulation, as well as atrial natriuretic peptide. It also covers the effects of different classes of drugs such as alcohol, sympathomimetics, diuretics, and hormones on the cardiovascular system in liver disease. This reference manual is an absolute must for all clinicians and researchers with an interest in the cardiovascular system in liver disease.
Autor: Bomzon, Arieh