Preface.- 1. Overview of Arterial Stiffness.- 2. Mechanisms of Arterial Stiffness.- 3. Implications of Arterial Stiffness.- 4. Interventions to Destiffen Arteries.- Index.
"Part of a collection of SpringerBriefs in Physiology, this monograph focuses on arterial stiffness. ... It is intended for practicing medical professionals in cardiology or internal medicine, as well as research professionals and advanced students who wish to become familiar with all aspects of arterial stiffness in cardiovascular disease. ... This could be useful to those interested in vascular pathobiology because it covers every aspect of this topic in a concise, well-organized format with extensive references." (David R. Bell, Doody's Book Reviews, February, 2016)