The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends / Edition 1

The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends / Edition 1

by Ellen J., Ed. Scherl Ed., Marla Dubinsky
     
 

ISBN-10: 1556428413

ISBN-13: 9781556428418

Pub. Date: 09/01/2009

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends by Dr. Ellen J. Scherl and Dr. Marla C. Dubinsky looks to continue the progress made in recent years in the treatment given to patients with IBD by creating a timeline and individualized plan of action beginning with the onset of the disease and continuing throughout

Overview

The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends by Dr. Ellen J. Scherl and Dr. Marla C. Dubinsky looks to continue the progress made in recent years in the treatment given to patients with IBD by creating a timeline and individualized plan of action beginning with the onset of the disease and continuing throughout the life of the patient. This unique and necessary text describes the important advancements in understanding the disease's pathogenesis, epidemiology and natural history. The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends also battles the tough questions such as the age of onset, the influence of the environment, and genetic factors. Sections Inside: Introduction to the Life Cycle of IBD IBD and the Pediatric Patient IBD and the Young Adult IBD and the Elderly IBD and the Changing World Some Chapter Topics Include: Pregnancy Transitioning the adolescent Emerging populations Genetics Dr. Ellen J. Scherl and Dr. Marla C. Dubinsky are joined by over 20 of the world's leading experts, making The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Impact of Generation, Gender, and Global Trends, the definitive resource for the diagnosis, treatment, and individualized management plan throughout the life of each patient.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556428418
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Editors
Contributing Authors
Foreword by Gary R. Lichtenstein, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF
Preface

Section I: Introduction to the Life Cycle of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Chapter 1 Epidemiology of the Life Cycle of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Tine Jess, MD, DrMedSci
Chapter 2 Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Developing World: A Rapid Evolution of Global Epidemiology
Daisy Batista, MD and Joshua Korzenik, MD
Chapter 3 Immune Development and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Lee A. Denson, MD

Section II Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Pediatric Patient
Chapter 4 Why Children Get Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ernest G. Seidman, MD and Devendra K. Amre, MD
Chapter 5 Genetic Influences of Early-Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Robert James Pattison and Subra Kugathasan, MD
Chapter 6 Natural History and Prognosis of Pediatric-Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease
William Faubion, MD
Chapter 7 Medication Responsiveness in Children
Michael C. Stephens, MD, FAAP
Chapter 8 Bone and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Francisco A. Sylvester, MD
Chapter 9 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Adolescent
Robbyn E. Sockolow, MD; Aliza B. Solomon, DO; and Oren L. Koslowe, MD
Chapter 10 Transition of Care
John M. Russo, MD and Wallace V. Crandall, MD

Section III Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Young Adult
Chapter 11 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Relationships/Sexual Health: An Overview
Amy B. Trachter, PsyD, PhD
Chapter 12 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Fertility
Kim L. Isaacs, MD, PhD
Chapter 13 Pregnancy and Postpartum
Sonia Friedman, MD
Chapter 14 Maintaining Femininity After Surgery
Maria T. Abreu, MD and Yuki Young, MD

Section IV Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Elderly
Chapter 15 The Effect of Menopause and Other Issues in the Older Patient With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Sunanda Kane, MD, MSPH, FACG, FACP, AGAF
Chapter 16 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Aging: Special Considerations and Management
Darrell S. Pardi, MD

Section V Special Considerations in the Management of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Life Cycle
Chapter 17 Chronic Care of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
David T. Rubin, MD, FACG, AGAF
Chapter 18 Surgical Treatment of Crohn's Disease Through the Life Cycle
Sharon L. Stein, MD and Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
Chapter 19 Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Current World: Controversies in Management
Corey A. Siegel, MD
Chapter 20 The Changing World of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Management: The Impact of New Therapies on Old Strategies
Ellen J. Scherl, MD, FACP, AGAF

Index

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