Chapter 9. Gastrointestinal Disorders

  1. Darwin Deen MD, MS1 and
  2. Lisa Hark PhD, RD2
  1. Marianne Aloupis and
  2. Thomas Faust

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691793.ch9

The Complete Guide to Nutrition in Primary Care

The Complete Guide to Nutrition in Primary Care

How to Cite

Deen, D. and Hark, L. (2007) Gastrointestinal Disorders, in The Complete Guide to Nutrition in Primary Care, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691793.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Clinical Family and Social Medicine, Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York www.drdeen.com

  2. 2

    Director, Nutrition Education and Prevention Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, www.lisahark.com

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405104746

Online ISBN: 9780470691793

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Keywords:

  • gastrointestinal disorders;
  • digestion;
  • protein malabsorption;
  • fat malabsorption;
  • inflammatory bowel diseases

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Digestion and absorption

  • Malabsorption

  • Inflammatory bowel diseases

  • Gastric disorders

  • Colonic disorders

  • Liver disease

  • Gallbladder disease

  • Summary

  • References