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
     
 

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

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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.

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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)

Meet the Author


Ellen J. Scherl, MD, FACP, AGAF, is the Jill Roberts Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and Director of The Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Weill Medical College of Cornell University/ New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Barnard College, Columbia University, and a medical degree from New York Medical College. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and a past president of the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (NYSGE). She is currently Vice President of the New York Academy of Gastroenterology.

Dr. Scherl is Chairperson of the New York Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America and is involved in the New York Crohn’s Foundation. She received the 2008 AGA Outstanding Women in Science award, 2006 NYSGE Florence Lefcourt Distinguished Service Award, and has been awarded by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. She is an American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Circle of Life Member and a member of the AGA Legacy Society. She is board certified in medicine and gastroenterology.

Dr. Scherl is an editorial reviewer for IBD Journal, Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Digestive Diseases and Sciences, and Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. She is coauthor of the chapter “Crohn’s Disease of the Small Intestine” in Gastroenterology and Hepatology: The Comprehensive Visual Reference, associate editor of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Complete Guide to Medical Management, and coauthor of An Interactive Dialogue on IBD.  

Dr. Scherl established the first IBD tissue bank in New York City at Weill Medical College of Cornell University/New York- Presbyterian Hospital. She has extensive experience as an investigator in clinical trials and is currently participating in national multicenter trials and in investigator-initiated trials focusing on ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. 

Marla C. Dubinsky, MD received a medical degree from Queen’s University in Canada and completed her clinical pediatric gastroenterology training at Sainte-Justine Hospital, University of Montreal in Quebec, Canada. Currently, Dr. Dubinsky is Director of the Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. In addition, Dr. Dubinsky is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine.

Board certified in pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology, Dr. Dubinsky holds positions of prominence with several advisory bodies, including Chair of the Western Regional Pediatric IBD Research Alliance. She is a member of several professional societies, including the American Gastroenterology Association, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Among her many awards, Dr. Dubinsky was a Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Medical Honoree in 2004 and recently received the Lenny and Corinne Sands Clinical Investigator Award.  

Dr. Dubinsky’s main research interests are health outcomes and the epidemiology and genetic influences of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children. Her objective is to study the influence of genetics and immune responses on the variability in clinical presentations of early-onset IBD. Additional interests include the study of pharmacogenetics to evaluate how heredity influences drug responses and optimizing and individualizing the management of IBD. Dr. Dubinsky’s work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, including Gastroenterology, The Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, and the American Journal of Gastroenterology. In addition, she has authored book chapters for Trends in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis and Therapeutics. Dr. Dubinsky has lectured widely both nationally and internationally.

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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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