Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Translating basic science into clinical practice

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Translating basic science into clinical practice

Editor(s): Stephan R. Targan, Fergus Shanahan, Loren C. Karp

Published Online: 18 MAY 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405157254

Online ISBN: 9781444318418

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318418

About this Book

This is the state-of-the-art book on inflammatory bowel disease you have been waiting for

Written and edited by international experts in gastroenterology this up-to-date volume provides a complete review of the basic science behind inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), as well as evidence-based clinical guidance on diagnosis, treatment and long-term management of IBD.

In 50 chapters the authors cover the latest and most promising treatment modalities and the science behind them. There are chapters which cover the advances in the medical and surgical treatment of conditions such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, as well as chapters focusing on nutrition, imaging and complementary medicine.

This is an invaluable information resource for all those in the medical team treating patients with IBD. Whether you are a gastroenterologist, gastrointestinal surgeon or GI nurse specialist this book deserves a place in your library.

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    3. Chapter 11

      The Role of the Vasculature in Chronic Intestinal Inflammation (pages 157–169)

      Matthew B. Grisham, Christopher G. Kevil, Norman R. Harris and D. Neil Granger

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