Textbook Title: Inflammation and the Microcirculation
This free online etextbook explores all segments of the microvasculature (arterioles, capillaries, and venules) exhibit characteristic phenotypic changes during inflammation that appear to be directed toward enhancing the delivery of inflammatory cells to the injured/infected tissue, isolating the region from healthy tissue and the systemic circulation, and setting the stage for tissue repair and regeneration.
Author: D. Neil Granger, Elena Senchenkova
Subjects: Health Sciences & Medical
Key words: Health Sciences, Medical, Internal Medicine, Cardiology
Download URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK53373/