The Esophagus

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Februar 2012



This is easily the most focused and comprehensive book available dedicated to the esophagus and its conditions, fully exploring anatomy, physiology, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment. Edited by two former presidents of the ACG and ASG, the world's two largest gastroenterology societies, the text offers approved treatment guidelines from these organizations. This new edition updates all chapters with the latest developments, highlighting advances in diagnostic techniques, and both surgical and drug treatment therapies for esophageal conditions. The new edition also features an electronic component, with searchable text and all figures available in slide format.


List of Contributors, vii
Preface, xii
Section I Esophageal Symptoms
1 Symptom Overview and Quality of Life, 3
Ryan D. Madanick and Nicholas J. Shaheen
2 Non-Cardiac Chest Pain, 14
Ronnie Fass and Tiberiu Herschcovici
3 Disorders Causing Oropharyngeal Dysphagia, 42
Stephen J. Antonik and Reza Shaker
4 Regurgitation and Rumination, 55
Francisco J. Marrero and Steven S. Shay
Section II Esophageal Physiology and Testing
5 Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Swallowing and Esophageal Motility, 65
Nicholas E. Diamant
6 Radiology of the Pharynx and Esophagus, 97
Marc S. Levine and Stephen E. Rubesin
7 Special Endoscopic Imaging and Optical Techniques, 153
Babac Vahabzadeh and Prateek Sharma
8 Esophageal Manometry, 163
Neeraj Sharma and Janice Freeman
9 High-Resolution Manometry and Esophageal Pressure Topography, 183
John E. Pandolfi no and Peter J. Kahrilas
10 Esophageal Testing Using Multichannel Intraluminal Impedance, 201
Marcelo F. Vela and Amit Agrawal
11 Ambulatory Monitoring for Refl ux, 211
Frank Zerbib and Pauline Roumeguère
12 Role of Histology and Cytology in Esophageal Diseases, 230
John R. Goldblum and Xiuli Liu
Section III Motility Disorders
13 Achalasia, 257
Joel E. Richter and Jason R. Roberts
14 Non-Achalasia Esophageal Motility Abnormalities, 302
Daniel Pohl, Radu Tutuian, and Donald O. Castell
15 Surgery for Esophageal Motor Disorders, 314
Roger P. Tatum, Brant K. Oelschlager, and Carlos A. Pellegrini
16 Esophageal Webs and Rings, 343
Michael S. Smith
17 Esophageal Diverticula, 351
Francisco J. Marrero and Edgar Achkar
18 Esophageal Involvement in Systemic Diseases, 367
Siva Doma, John M. Wo and Henry P. Parkman
Section IV Gastroesophageal Reflux
19 Clinical Spectrum and Diagnosis of Gastroesophageal Refux Disease, 385
Amit Agrawal and Donald O. Castell
20 Hiatus Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 394
Albert J. Bredenoord and André J. P. M. Smout
21 Pathophysiology of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Motility Factors, 405
Ravinder K. Mittal
22 Esophageal Epithelial Resistance, 419
Roy C. Orlando
23 Duodenogastroesophageal Refl ux, 434
Daniel Sifrim and Roberto Penagini
24 Role of Helicobacter pylori in Gastroesophageal Refl ux Disease, 456
Peter Malfertheiner and Arne Kandulski
25 Medical Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 462
Philip O. Katz and Ellen M. Stein
26 Endoscopic Therapies for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 483
Daniel von Renteln, Melina C. Vassiliou and Richard I. Rothstein
27 Barrett's Esophagus, 509
Gary W. Falk
28 Esophageal Strictures, 540
Jason M. Lake and Roy K. H. Wong
29 Gastroesophageal Refl ux Laryngitis, 550
Robert T. Kavitt and Michael F. Vaezi
30 Pulmonary Complications of Gastroesophageal Reflux, 566
Radu Tutuian and Donald O. Castell
31 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Infants and Children, 578
Carlo Di Lorenzo and Yvan Vandenplas
32 Surgical Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 592
Christy M. Dunst and Lee L. Swanstrom
33 Obesity and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 610
Frank Friedenberg
Section V Malignant Disease
34 Tumors of the Esophagus, 623
Susana Gonzalez and Charles J. Lightdale
35 Surgery for Cancer of the Esophagus and Gastroesophageal Junction, 637
Thomas W. Rice
Section VI Miscellaneous
36 Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 671
David A. Katzka
37 Foreign Bodies, 689
Andrew Y. Wang and David A. Peura
38 Pill-Induced Esophageal Injury, 707
Patrick E. Young and James Walter Kikendall
39 Esophagitis in the Immunocompromised Host, 724
C. Mel Wilcox
40 Caustic Injuries of the Esophagus, 742
Joseph R. Spiegel
41 Rupture and Perforation of the Esophagus, 753
Harvey Licht and Robert S. Fisher
42 Cutaneous Diseases and the Esophagus, 763
Pamela A. Morganroth,Victoria P. Werth and David A. Katzka
43 Esophageal Disease in Older Patients, 782
Kenneth R. DeVault and Sami R. Achem
Index, 815
EAN: 9781405198646
ISBN: 1405198648
Untertitel: 5. Auflage. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Wiley John + Sons
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2012
Seitenanzahl: 827 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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