Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease E-Book: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management

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Mark Feldman, Lawrence Samuel Friedman, Lawrence J. Brandt
Elsevier Health Sciences, Jun 9, 2020 - Electronic books - 2616 pages

For nearly 50 years, Sleisenger & Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease has been the go-to reference for gastroenterology and hepatology residents, fellows, physicians, and the entire GI caregiving team. Now in a fully revised 11th Edition, this two-volume masterwork brings together the knowledge and expertise of hundreds of global experts who keep you up to date with the newest techniques, technologies, and treatments for every clinical challenge you face in gastroenterology and hepatology. A logical organization, more than 1,100 full-color illustrations, and easy-to-use algorithms ensure that you'll quickly and easily find the information you need.

  • Features new and expanded discussions of chronic hepatitis B and C, Helicobacter pylori infection, colorectal cancer prevention through screening and surveillance, biologic agents and novel small molecules to treat and prevent recurrences of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), gastrointestinal immune and autoimmune diseases, and more.
  • Offers reliable coverage of key topics such as Barrett's esophagus, gut microbiome, enteric microbiota and probiotics, fecal microbiota transplantation, and hepatic, pancreatic, and small bowel transplantation.
  • Provides more quick-reference algorithms that summarize clinical decision making and practical approaches to patient management.
  • Employs a consistent, templated, format throughout for quick retrieval of information.
  • Includes monthly updates online, as well as more than 20 procedural videos.
 

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Contents

I Biology of the Gastrointestinal Tract
1
II Nutrition in Gastroenterology
52
III Symptoms Signs and Biopsychosocial Issues
144
IV Topics Involving Multiple Organs
350
V Esophagus
627
VI Stomach and Duodenum
720
VII Pancreas
842
VIII Biliary Tract
973
Dedication
v
Contributors
vi
Foreword
xvi
The Sleisenger and Fordtran Editors
xvii
Preface
xviii
Acknowledgments
xix
Contents
xx
Video Contents
xxiv

Index
101
IBC
211
Front Cover
212
Sleisenger and Fordtrans Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease PATHOPHYSIOLOGY DIAGNOSIS MANAGEMENT
i
Sleisenger and Fordtrans Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease PATHOPHYSIOLOGY DIAGNOSIS MANAGEMENT
iii
Copyright
iv
Abbreviation List
xxv
IX Liver
1129
X Small and Large Intestine
1551
XI Additional Treatments for Patients with Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease
61
Index
101
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