Textbook of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Second Edition

Textbook of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Second Edition

Editor(s): C. J. Hawkey, Jaime Bosch, Joel E. Richter, Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao, Francis K. L. Chan

Published Online: 16 APR 2012

Print ISBN: 9781405191821

Online ISBN: 9781118321386

DOI: 10.1002/9781118321386

About this Book

Whereas other textbooks mix a clinical approach with large amounts of the basic science of gastroenterology, this book concentrates on providing practicing gastroenterologists with 100% clinically focused, evidence-based chapters on how to correctly diagnosis and treat all disorders of the digestive tract. Once again, the book is divided into 4 clear parts: Symptoms, Syndromes and Scenarios; Diseases of the Gut and Liver; Primer of Diagnostic Methods; and Primer of Treatments. An accompanying website contains more than 85 high-definition surgical videos of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures, 300 MCQs written to mirror the American College of Gastroenterology postgraduate course exams, more than 35 management protocol charts for different diseases, and 850+ illustrations for use in scientific presentations.

Table of contents

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  1. Part 1: Symptoms, Syndromes, and Scenarios

    1. Chapter 6

      Diarrhea (pages 32–42)

      Matthew R. Banks and Michael J. G. Farthing

    2. Chapter 10

      Functional Gastrointestinal Disease (pages 54–60)

      C. J. Hawkey, Jaime Bosch, Joel E. Richter, Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao and Francis K. L. Chan

    3. Chapter 12

      Weight Loss (pages 68–72)

      Arvey I. Rogers, Hendrikus S. Vanderveldt and Amar R. Deshpande

  2. Part 2: Diseases of the Gut and Liver

    1. Chapter 40

      Celiac Disease (pages 288–298)

      Daniel A. Leffler,, Andrés Cárdenas and Ciarán P. Kelly

    2. Chapter 42

      Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (pages 305–310)

      Ahmed Abu Shanab, Rodrigo M. Quera and Eamonn M. M. Quigley

    3. Chapter 45

      Infective Diarrhea (pages 324–337)

      Michael J. G. Farthing and Anna Casburn-Jones

    4. Chapter 50

      Crohn's Disease (pages 372–393)

      Séverine Vermeire, Gert Van Assche and Paul Rutgeerts

    5. Chapter 59

      Colorectal Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach (pages 444–454)

      Rachel S. Midgley, Haitham M. Al-Salama, A. Merrie, N. Mortensen and David J. Kerr

    6. Chapter 65

      Splanchnic Vascular Disorders (pages 493–497)

      J. Hajo van Bockel, Robert H. Geelkerken and Jeroen J. Kolkman

    7. Chapter 69

      Acute Pancreatitis (pages 518–524)

      Georgios Papachristou, Vijay Singh and David C. Whitcomb

    8. Chapter 70

      Chronic Pancreatitis (pages 525–532)

      Pascal O. Berberat, Güralp O. Ceyhan, Zilvinas Dambrauskas, Markus W. Büchler and Helmut Friess

    9. Chapter 77

      Cholangiocarcinoma (pages 580–585)

      Konstantinos N. Lazaridis and Gregory J. Gores

    10. Chapter 78

      Congenital abnormalities of the biliary tract (pages 586–592)

      Daniel Dhumeaux, Elie Serge Zafrani, Daniel Cherqui and Alain Luciani

    11. Chapter 80

      Chronic hepatitis B (pages 603–609)

      Tarik Asselah, Olivier Lada, Rami Moucari and Patrick Marcellin

    12. Chapter 84

      Liver protozoa (pages 630–632)

      David Kershenobich, Guillermo Robles-Diaz and Juan Miguel Abdo Francis

    13. Chapter 96

      Polycystic liver diseases (pages 713–718)

      Luca Fabris, Catherine McCrann and Mario Strazzabosco

    14. Chapter 98

      Portal hypertension (pages 728–736)

      Juan Carlos García-Pagán, Roberto J. Groszmann and Jaime Bosch

    15. Chapter 104

      Tumors of the Liver (pages 773–785)

      Alejandro Forner, Carlos Rodríguez de Lope, María Reig and Jordi Bruix

    16. Chapter 117

      Systemic Amyloidosis (pages 886–892)

      Prayman T. Sattianayagam and Philip N. Hawkins

  3. Part 3: Primer of Diagnostic Methods

    1. Chapter 134

      Magnetic Resonance Imaging (pages 1014–1020)

      Luca Marciani, Robin C. Spiller, Penny A. Gowland and Peter D. Thurley

    2. Chapter 136

      Virtual Colonoscopy (pages 1027–1034)

      Abraham H. Dachman, Ila Sethi and Philippe Lefere

  4. Part 4: Primer of Treatments

    1. Chapter 151

      Notes (pages 1142–1146)

      D. Nageshwar Reddy, G. V. Rao and Magnus J. Mansard

    2. Chapter 154

      Paracentesis (pages 1158–1162)

      Andrea De Gottardi, Chong-Meng Yeo and Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao

    3. Chapter 157

      Minimally Invasive Surgery (pages 1182–1189)

      Todd A. Ponsky, Arjun Khosla and Jeffrey L. Ponsky

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