|Netter's Gastroenterology Book and Online Access at www.NetterReference.com, 2e (Netter Clinical Science)
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Author: Martin H. Floch MD
Netter's Gastroenterology, 2nd Edition, edited by Martin H. Floch, MD, covers the entire field of digestive diseases-including those related to gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition-in one concise reference. A templated format offers a quick and memorable summary of nearly 300 of the most commonly encountered clinical conditions, from the classic to more contemporary, while hundreds of vivid Netter illustrations depict key anatomic structures and highlight important concepts. Convenient online access via a companion website at www.NetterReference.com places the entire text, illustrations, and more at your fingertips.
- Features concise text presented in a templated format for fast, easy access to key information.
- Provides complete guidance on all major GI diseases and conditions through sections on normal structure and function and summaries of the "clinical picture," diagnosis, treatment and management, course and progress, and prevention and control.
- Uses nearly 400 Netter and Netter-style images that highlight key aspects of patient presentation, pathophysiology, and relevant anatomy to provide a rich visual understanding of the most important concepts.
- Features expanded coverage and new illustrations in the Netter tradition of subjects related to bariatric and post-bariatric surgery that are of key importance in gastroenterology and general health.
- Includes hot topics such as gastroenterologic treatment of obesity, autoimmune pancreatitis, intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms, and parasites from sushi.
- Offers online access to the complete text, fully searchable, along with all of the illustrations downloadable for your personal individual use, and printable handouts to assist you with patient education.
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|Diagnostic Ultrasound: A Logical Approach
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This is a reference to applications of ultrasound. It covers ultrasound of all anatomic regions, as well as obstetric, gynaecologic, and paediatric ultrasound, Doppler, endoscopic ultrasound, ultrasound-guided invasive procedures, intra-operative ultrasound, three-dimensional ultrasound, and newer adaptations of ultrasound. Boxed tables throughout present possible diagnoses and lists of differential diagnostic points, and flow diagrams demonstrate key steps in the diagnostic decision-making process.
|Helicobacter Pylori: Physiology and Genetics
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Author: Mobley H. L. T.
|Practical Handbook of Nutrition in Clinical Practice (Modern Nutrition)
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Author: Donald F. Kirby
The Practical Handbook of Nutrition in Clinical Practice is an excellent supplement to standard textbooks in nutrition support and a must-have reference for those with an interest in this area. The text reviews nutrition assessment techniques from the very basic to the latest research methods. The areas of malnutrition and refeeding are explored as are overnutrition and obesity. Enteral access techniques and enteral nutrition are expertly covered. The history and current practice of total parenteral nutrition are discussed by one of the modern-day developers of this lifesaving technique. The role of managed care in nutrition is a timely chapter with current health care reform in mind. Nutritional immunology, nutrition in renal disease, nutrition fraud and ethical issues in nutrition support, along with nutrition support in short bowel syndrome and the surgical patient, are all discussed in detail.
|GI Practice Review
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Author: Dr A BR Thomson
Written by an internationally renowned gastroenterologist, this indispensable review book has been designed as a refresher for exam purposes for gastroenterology and internal medicine residents and fellows, as well as practicing physicians. GI Practice Review covers crucial information in chapters focusing on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas and nutrition. This practical guide looks at different diagnoses within gastroenterology disorders, and covers topics such as bariatric surgery, Crohn's disease, diverticular disease, hepatitis, pancreatitis and eating disorders. This book complements GI-Practice Review- Clinical Skills.
|IBS Relief: A Doctor, a Dietitian, and a Psychologist Provide a Team Approach to Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Author: Geoffrey Turnbull
These three health professionals offer a program for managing irritable bowel that blends the medical, nutritional, and psychological aspects of the illness, including structured exercises to guide the sufferer through techniques proven effective.
|Illustrated Pathology of the Spleen
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Author: Bridget S. Wilkins
The major aim of this book is to demystify splenic pathology for nonspecialist consultants and trainees in histopathology. The interpretation of pathological changes in the human spleen provides a significant challenge to the skills of even the most highly trained histopathologists. This comprehensive account of the most important and frequently encountered pathological conditions affecting the spleen is highly illustrated in color throughout with numerous detailed macroscopic and microscopic specimens. Emphasis is placed on the importance of adequate clinical information and technical preparation of splenectomy specimens in obtaining the best possible histopathological assessment of the tissue. A systematic, analytical approach to interpretation of pathological changes is used throughout the book. This text should enable readers to feel confident in their assessment of significant processes within the spleen. This volume will serve as an illustrated atlas, bench manual, text, and reference source.
|Intestinal Failure and Rehabilitation: A Clinical Guide (Modern Nutrition Science)
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The introduction of parenteral nutrition support has given patients with short bowel syndrome the time they need to achieve maximal intestinal rehabilitation and has allowed these patients to survive. The pioneering work of Drs. Byrnes and Wilmore in the 1990s focused on novel techniques to enhance intestinal adaptation and absorption, including modification of diet, special nutrients, oral rehydration solutions, growth factors, and surgical techniques. Intestinal Failure and Rehabilitation: A Clinical Guide brings together an expert group of clinicians to help us understand current information regarding the prevention, diagnosis, care, and management of patients with intestinal failure.
|Abdominal Pain: A Guide to Rapid Diagnosis
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Author: Lloyd M. Nyhus
This practical text, with essays by 17 doctors, focuses on the diagnosis & treatment of acute abdominal pain. Non-surgical causes of abdominal pain & abdominal diseases are covered. The book emphasizes the detailed analysis of a patient's symptoms & complaints, as well as the signs noted on the physical examination; describes specific disease entities that cause abdominal pain; highlights laparoscopy, abdominal trauma, the immuno-compromised patient, & non-surgical causes of acute abdominal pain. Provides algorithms & tables for quick referral. Illustrated with photographs, charts, & drawings.
|Atlas of Gastroenterology: Self-Assessment Guide
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A visual study guide to meet the educational needs of students, trainees and practitioners alike in the field of gastroenterology. The study guide features case studies, reinforced by a question-and-answer format that assists in assimilating the details of the illustrative material presented in the text. Each answer is followed by a short comment and a reference to a page in the "Textbook of Gastroenterology" for further information.