Chapter 7. The Liver

  1. Graeme D Smith and
  2. Roger Watson

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774359.ch7

Gastrointestinal Nursing

Gastrointestinal Nursing

How to Cite

Smith, G. D. and Watson, R. (2005) The Liver, in Gastrointestinal Nursing, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774359.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 31 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052943

Online ISBN: 9780470774359

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Keywords:

  • liver;
  • metabolism;
  • pathophysiology;
  • detoxification;
  • adenosine triphosphate (atp)

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Pathophysiology of the Liver

  • Background Reading

  • Best Practice Guidelines

  • References