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Kawasaki Disease

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 The History of Kawasaki Disease: A Personal Perspective
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    Chapter 2 Histopathology of Coronary Arteritis in Acute Kawasaki Disease and Murine Systemic Vasculitis Induced by Candida Albicans Cell Wall Polysaccharide
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    Chapter 3 Histopathological Characteristics of Noncardiac Organs in Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 4 Identification of Novel Kawasaki Disease Susceptibility Genes by Genome-Wide Association Studies
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    Chapter 5 Immunological Abnormalities and Use of Biomarkers and Cytokines to Predict the Severity of Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 6 Pathophysiology of Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 7 Update on Pathogenesis: Lessons Learned from Animal Models of Disease
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    Chapter 8 The Climate–KD Link
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    Chapter 9 Kawasaki Disease Shock Syndrome
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    Chapter 10 Future Directions in Kawasaki Disease Research
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    Chapter 11 Epidemiologic Perspectives
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    Chapter 12 Update on Nationwide Surveys and Epidemiologic Characteristics of Kawasaki Disease in Japan
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    Chapter 13 Kawasaki Disease Epidemiology in Europe
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    Chapter 14 Recent Topics in the Epidemiology of Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 15 Overview of Medical Treatment
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    Chapter 16 Overview of the New Japanese Guideline2012 for the Medical Treatment of Acute Stage of Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 17 Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Blockade for Treatment of Acute Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 18 Methylprednisolone Pulse Therapy for Nonresponders to Immunoglobulin Therapy
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    Chapter 19 Prednisolone
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    Chapter 20 Cyclosporin A for IVIG Nonresponders
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    Chapter 21 Other Challenging Therapies
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    Chapter 22 Antiplatelet and Antithrombotic Therapy for Giant Coronary Aneurysm
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    Chapter 23 Characteristics of Sudden Cardiac Death Late After Acute Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 24 Kawasaki Disease Diagnosis and Complication Rates in the United States and Japan
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    Chapter 25 Mechanism of Action of Immunoglobulin: Sialylated IgG
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    Chapter 26 Treatment Options for Refractory Kawasaki Disease: Alternative Treatments for Infliximab Nonresponders
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    Chapter 27 Ulinastatin
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    Chapter 28 Diagnosis and Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors
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    Chapter 29 Diagnosis and Characteristics of Typical and Incomplete Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 30 Scoring Systems to Predict Coronary Artery Lesions and Nonresponse to Initial Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy
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    Chapter 31 Use of Magnetic Resonance Angiography for Assessment of Coronary Artery Lesions Caused by Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 32 CT Coronary and Myocardial Images in Patients with Coronary Artery Lesions
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    Chapter 33 Long-Term Follow-Up and Education Regarding Daily Life Activities, School Life, and Guidelines After Acute KD
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    Chapter 34 Assessment of Cardiac Ischemia During Acute and Long-Term Follow-Up and Rheologic Assessment of Coronary Artery Lesions After Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 35 Promising Biomarkers in Acute Kawasaki Disease and Acute Coronary Ischemia
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    Chapter 36 Coronary Artery Diameter Z Score Calculator
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    Chapter 37 Evidence of Endothelial Damage in Acute KD
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    Chapter 38 Oxidative Stress in Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 39 Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Therapies for Kawasaki Disease: Theory and Practice
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    Chapter 40 Guideline for Catheter Intervention in Coronary Artery Lesion in Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 41 Long-Term Clinical Follow-Up After Rotational Atherectomy for Coronary Arterial Stenosis in Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 42 Long-Term Outcomes of Pediatric Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting and Down-Sizing Operation for Giant Coronary Aneurysms
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    Chapter 43 Long-Term Graft Patency and Surgical Outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery in Children with Kawasaki Disease
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    Chapter 44 Functional and Structural Alterations of Coronary Arteries Late After Kawasaki Disease and the Risk of Acute Coronary Syndrome in Adults
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    Chapter 45 Psychosocial Effects of Kawasaki Disease and Transition to Adult Care
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    Chapter 46 Kawasaki Disease: Road Map for the Future
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Kawasaki Disease
Published by
Springer Japan, January 2017
DOI 10.1007/978-4-431-56039-5
978-4-43-156037-1, 978-4-43-156039-5

Ben Tsutomu Saji, Jane W Newburger, Jane C. Burns, Masato Takahashi

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Unknown 25 100%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 5 20%
Student > Bachelor 4 16%
Student > Postgraduate 3 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 12%
Other 2 8%
Other 1 4%
Unknown 7 28%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 9 36%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 4%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 4%
Environmental Science 1 4%
Other 4 16%
Unknown 7 28%