Pharmacotherapy of Gastrointestinal Inflammation

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Antonio Guglietta
Springer Science & Business Media, Nov 27, 2003 - Medical - 146 pages
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In recent years, the area of pharmacotherapy of GI inflammation has witnessed important progress, with new drugs and therapeutic approaches being introduced. The volume reviews the pharmacotherapy of selected gastrointestinal inflammatory conditions chosen on the basis of their clinical importance and/or the areas where important and exciting progress has been made recently. Besides discussing current pharmacotherapy to treat the most important GI inflammation conditions, the book also indicates possible future therapeutic avenues likely to become available in a few years.
The book is of interest to various sectors of the scientific community ranging from clinicians to pharmacologists and from biochemists to microbiologists, who will find it a useful tool for their clinical practice and research activity.
 

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Contents

Pharmacotherapy of Helicobacter pyloriassociated gastritis
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Novel therapeutic approaches
17
Current and future therapy of chronic hepatitis
51
Treatment and prevention of antibioticassociated colitis
77
Nitric oxidedonating aspirins spare the gastrointestinal GI system and improve the treatment of inflammationrelated GI and cardiovascular pathologies
93
Oral tolerance for treatment of GI inflammation
109
Index
141
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