Nsaids And Aspirin: Recent Advances And Implications For Clinical Management by Angel LanasNsaids And Aspirin: Recent Advances And Implications For Clinical Management by Angel Lanas

Nsaids And Aspirin: Recent Advances And Implications For Clinical Management

byAngel Lanas

Paperback | June 12, 2018

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This volume is a state-of-the art resource on the recent advances and clinical management of NSAIDs and aspirin. The text provides a thorough overview of NSAIDS and aspirin, reviewing such topics as pharmacology and mechanisms, clinical effects, and the safety and efficacy of these drugs. It also focuses on the effect of the drugs on the cardiovascular system and in the prevention of GI cancer. Practical recommendations for a safe prescription of NSAIDs are also included. 

Written by experts in the field,NSAIDs and Aspirin: Recent Advances and Implications for Clinical Managementis a comprehensive text of great value to gastroenterologists, rheumatologists, cardiologists, oncologists, orthopedists, trauma and internal medicine specialists.  
Prof. Angel Lanas graduated in medicine from the University of Zaragoza, in Zaragoza, Spain, in 1979. He completed postgraduate training in internal medicine at Zaragoza's University Hospital and was awarded his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Zaragoza in 1984. Prof. Lanas took a position as a research fellow at the sa...
Title:Nsaids And Aspirin: Recent Advances And Implications For Clinical ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:263 pagesPublished:June 12, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:331981625X

ISBN - 13:9783319816258


Table of Contents

Section 1. Pharmacology and Mechanisms

Chapter 1. Chemistry, Pharmacodynamics, and Pharmacokinetics of NSAIDs
Sara Calatayud and Juan Vicente Esplugues

Chapter 2. Principles, Mechanisms of Action, and Future Prospects of Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
Bibiana Rius and Joan Clària 

Section 2. Clinical Effects and Drug Safety

Chapter 3. Efficacy of NSAIDs in the Treatment of Rheumatic Diseases
Marc C. Hochberg and Lee S. Simon

Chapter 4.  Adverse Effects of NSAIDs in the Gastrointestinal Tract: Risk Factors of Gastrointestinal Toxicity with NSAIDs
Sunny H. Wong and Francis K.L. Chan

Chapter 5. Adverse Effects of NSAIDs on the Cardiovascular System
Carmelo Scarpignato and Corrado Blandizzi

Chapter 6.  Safe Prescription of NSAIDs in Clinical Practice
Mohammad Yaghoobi and Richard H. Hunt

Section 3. Aspirin

Chapter 7. NSAIDS and Aspirin: Recent Advances and Implications for Clinical Management
Karsten Schrör and Michael Voelker

Chapter 8. Non-Prescription Analgesic Anti-inflammatory Drugs: Efficacy and Safety
Denis M. McCarthy

Chapter 9. Low-Dose Aspirin in the Cardiovascular System
Ruben Casado-Arroyo, Angel Lanas, and Pedro Brugada

Chapter 10. Adverse Effects of Low-Dose Aspirin in the Gastrointestinal Tract
Katsunori Iijima

Chapter 11. Aspirin in the Treatment and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Need for Individual Clinical Judgments
Angel Lanas and Charles H. Hennekens

Section 4. NSAIDS and Aspirin in Cancer Prevention

Chapter 12. Molecular and Experimental Basis for COX-Inhibition in Cancer
Annalisa Bruno, Melania Dovizio, and Paola Patrignani

Chapter 13. Clinical Effects of NSAIDs and Coxibs in Colon Cancer Prevention
Elena Piazuelo and Angel Lanas

Chapter 14. Aspirin and the Prevention of Colorectal Cancer 
Paul J. Lochhead and Andrew T. Chan

Chapter 15. A Rational Approach for the Use of NSAIDs and/or Aspirin in Cancer Prevention in the Near Future: "Balancing Risk and Benefits"
Elizabeth Half, Ahmad Fokra, and Nadir Arber