By Paolo Gresele, Valentin Fuster, Jose A. Lopez, Clive P. Page, Jos Vermylen
A quick raise in our figuring out of the biology of platelets and their function in ailment lately has been paralleled by way of expanding successes with confirmed platelet-modifying remedies in lots of scientific stipulations. this article makes a speciality of the medical function of platelets in a wide selection of hematologic, cardiovascular and different issues, delivering a pragmatic, clinically correct guide for all clinicians and researchers drawn to platelets and their function in illness. overlaying platelet body structure, bleeding problems, thrombotic issues and antithrombotic treatment. Chapters conceal the entire traditional and no more traditional points of platelet involvement in sickness, with an emphasis on fresh medical advancements. transparent take domestic messages were integrated in each one bankruptcy to assist scientific perform. With contributions from best specialists throughout 3 continents, Platelets in Hematologic and Cardiovascular issues is an updated, good illustrated, sensible source for everybody curious about medical perform with platelet issues.