HUDU

Diseases of the Gastroesophageal Mucosa


€ 194,99
 
gebunden
Lieferbar innerhalb von 2-3 Tagen
Mai 2001

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Clinical experts synthesize for the practicing physician all the important developments that have occurred recently in the diagnosis and treatment of acid-related diseases. They address the evaluation of patients suspected of harboring both peptic ulcers and ulcers from other causes, with emphasis on novel aspects of H. pylori infection. New information is also provided to assist clinicians in efficiently managing patients with dyspepsia and in the diagnosis and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), including its extraesophageal manifestations and upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Authoritative and highly readable, Diseases of the Gastroesophageal Mucosa: The Acid-Related Disorders distills a wealth of cutting-edge clinical practice into one readable volume that will help every clinician manage patients with today's best diagnostic and treatment practice. The discovery of H. pylori's major role in various acid-related diseases has wrought profound changes in the clinical approach to this family of conditions. In Diseases of the Gastroesophageal Mucosa: The Acid-Related Disorders, clinical experts synthesize for the practicing physician all the important developments in the diagnosis and treatment of these very common medical conditions. These highly experienced writers focus on conditions in which gastric acid is fundamentally implicated in specific pathophysiologies, and in which the modulation of gastric acidity influences the clinical response. They address the evaluation of patients suspected of harboring both peptic ulcers and ulcers from other causes, with emphasis on novel aspects of H. pylori infection. New information is also provided to assist clinicians in efficiently managing patients with dyspepsia and in the diagnosis and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), including its extraesophageal manifestations and upper gastrointestinal bleeding. The drugs used to treat these acid-related diseases are fully discussed. Authoritative and highly readable, Diseases of the Gastroesophageal Mucosa: The Acid-Related Disorders distills a wealth of cutting-edge clinical practice into one readable volume that will help every clinician manage patients with today's best in diagnostic and treatment practices.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Part I. Peptic Ulcer Diseases

Peptic Ulcer Disease: Overview and Management
Shyam Varadarajulu and James W. Freston

Hylicobacter pylori-Related Diseases: Demographics, Epidemiology, Pathophysiology of Gastritis, Ulcers, and Cancer
James S. Hoffman and David R. Cave

H. pylori-Related Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment
Colin W. Howden

NSAID Ulcers: Overview and Management
David J. Bjorkman and Kathryn Tessnow

Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gustavo A. Machicado and Dennis M. Jensen

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome and Other Acid-Hypersecretory States
Paul N. Maton

Part II. Dyspepsia: Classification and Management

Dyspepsia and Nonulcer Dyspepsia
Nimish Vakil

Part III. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Epidemiology and Pathophysiology
Philip O. Katz and Amine Hila

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment
Jaroslaw H. Cymorek and James W. Freston

Barrett's Esophagus and Adenocarcinoma
John Yalam and Richard E. Sampliner

Extraesophageal Manifestations of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
John E. Pandolfino and Peter J. Kahrilas

Pressestimmen

"The text is well written and timely, and is divided into three major areas of interest - peptic ulcer diseases, classification and management of dyspepsia, and gastroesophageal reflux disease. The text is straightforward and easy to read. Each chapter is well referenced and well updated. Figures and tables are clearly defined and high in quality. In the section on peptic ulcer disease, a general overview and management of ulcer disease is described. A nice overview of important clinical aspects related to pharmacological management of ulcer disease is described. The text is informative and precise...Overall, the textbook represents a significant effort and beautiful overview of the subject of acid-related disease." - Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology
"This is an excellent book on the clinical evaluation and management of peptic ulcer disease and GERD. This book would be useful to practicing clinicians, both gastroenterologists and primary care physicians with an interest in this area." -Practical Gastroenterology
"It is a recommended book for all health science libraries." -E-STREAMS
EAN: 9780896039650
ISBN: 089603965X
Untertitel: The Acid-Related Disorders. 2001. Auflage. Book. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Humana Press
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2001
Seitenanzahl: 212 Seiten
Format: gebunden
Es gibt zu diesem Artikel noch keine Bewertungen.Kundenbewertung schreiben