GI/Liver Secrets Plus / Edition 4

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This title in the popular Secrets Series uses a convenient Q&A approach to provide rapid reference and review of today's most common GI and liver disorders and their management.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323063975
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 3/19/2010
  • Series: Secrets Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 800
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Top 100 Secrets

I. Esophagus

1. Swallowing Disorders and Dysphagia

John O. Clarke

2. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Fehmi Ates and Michael Vaezi

3. Esophageal Causes of Chest Pain

Vito Cirigliano and Fouad Joseph Moawad

4. Achalasia

Joel E. Richter

5. Esophageal Cancer

Peter R. McNally, Nimish Vakil and John Deutsch

6. Esophageal Anomalies, Infections, and Non-Acid Injuries

Mary A. Atia and Francisco C. Ramirez

7. Barrett’s Esophagus

Nimish Vakil

8. Esophageal and Stomach Pathology

Shalini Tayal

II. Stomach

9. Gastritis, Peptic Ulcer Disease, NSAIDS, and Helicobacter pylori

Byron Cryer and Elizabeth Coss

10. Gastric Cancer

John Deutsch

11. Thickened Gastric Folds

Ryan M. Kwok and Patrick E. Young

12. Gastroparesis

Richard W. McCallum and Joseph Sunny Jr.

III. Liver & Biliary Tract Disorders

13. Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Tests

Emily Carey and William Carey

14. General Concepts on Viral Hepatitis

Christina Hanson, Gail Pearson and Marcelo Kugelmas

15. Antiviral Therapy for Hepatitis C

Jorge L. Herrera

16. Antiviral Therapy for Hepatitis B

Jorge L. Herrera

17. Autoimmune Hepatitis: Diagnosis

Albert J. Czaja

18. Autoimmune Hepatitis Treatment

Albert J. Czaja

19. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

John Edward Eaton, Jayant Talwalkar and Nicholas F. LaRusso

20. Vaccinations and Immunoprophylaxis in GI and Liver Disorders

Henry A. Horton, Hayoon Kim and Gil Melmed

21. Pregnancy and Liver Disease

Devina Bhasin and Roshan Shrestha

22. Rheumatologic Manifestations of Hepatobiliary Diseases

Sterling West

23. Evaluation of Focal Liver Masses

Mark W. Russo and Roshan Shrestha

24. Drug-Induced Liver Disease

Herbert L. Bonkovsky, Cemal Yazici and Mark W. Russo

25. Alcoholic Liver Disease and Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome

Clark Kulig

26. Vascular Liver Disease

Dawn M. Torres and Angelo H. Paredes

27. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

Dawn M. Torres and Stephen A. Harrison

28. Liver Transplantation

James Trotter and Stevan Alfredo Gonzalez

29. Ascites

Phillip Ge, Carlos Guarner and Bruce A. Runyon

30. Liver Abscess

Jorge L. Herrera and Christopher D. Knudsen

31. Inheritable forms of Liver Disease

Bruce R. Bacon

32. Liver Biopsy

Kiyoko Oshima

33. Hepatobiliary Cystic Disease

Joshua Friedman and Marianne Augustine

34. Gallbladder Disease: stones, crystals and sludge

Cynthia W. Ko and Sum P. Lee

35. ERCP Plus Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction

Raj J. Shah

IV. Pancreatic Disorders

36. Acute Pancreatitis

Enrique Molina and Jamie S. Barkin

37. Chronic Pancreatitis

Enrique Molina and Jamie S. Barkin

38. Pancreatic Cancer

Shajan Peter, Ji Young Bang and Shyam Varadarajulu

39. Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas

Brenda Hoffman and Jason Roberts

V. Small and Large Bowel Disorders

40. Celiac Disease

Daniel A. Leffler and Rohini R. Vanga

41. Crohn’s Disease

Bret A. Lashner and Aaron Brzezinski

42. Ulcerative Colitis

Ramona Rajapakse and Burton Korelitz

43. Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease and Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Glenn T. Furuta and Shahan Fernando

44. Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)

Catherine Manolakis, Travis J. Rutland and Jack A. Di Palma

VI. Colon Disorders

45. Colon Disorders and Colon Cancer

Carole Macaron and Carol ann Burke

46. Constipation & Fecal Incontinence

Reena Chokshi and Suzanne Rose

47. Diverticulitis

Luca Stocchi

48. Diseases of the Appendix

Jonathan Schoen and Kevin Rothchild

49. Colitis: Pseudomembranous, Microscopic, Collagenous, and Radiation

Christina Surawicz, Jill Watanabe and Stephen M. Vindigni

VII. General Symptoms and Conditions

50. Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Hemorrhage

Lisa Strate and Davinder Sandhu

51. Lower Gastrointestinal Tract Bleeding

John D. Horwhat and Joseph G. Cheatham

52. Occult and Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Mitchell S. Cappell

53. Evaluation of Acute Abdominal Pain

John Goff

54. Evaluation of Acute Diarrhea

Mark S. Riddle and Ramiro Luis Gutierrez

55. Chronic Diarrhea

Lawrence R. Schiller

56. AIDS and the GI Tract

C. Mel Wilcox and George Smallfield

57. Intestinal Ischemia

Amar R. Deshpande, Siobhan Proksell and Arvey I. Rogers

58. Nutrition, Malnutrition and Probiotics

Bonnie Jortberg and Peter R. McNally

59. Small Bowel & Colon Pathology

Shalini Tayal

60. Foreign Bodies and the GI Tract

George Triadafilopoulos

61. Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and Irritable Bowel

Anthony Lembo

62. Endoscopic Cancer Screening and Surveillance

Dave P. Jones

VIII. Multisystem Manifestations of GI Disease

63. Rheumatologic Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease

Sterling West

64. Dermatologic Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease

James E. Fitzpatrick

65. Endocrine Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease

Geetha Gopalakrishnan and Harikrashna Bhatt

IX. Gastrointestinal Radiology

66. Plain Film, Barium and Virtual Radiography

Michael Reiter

67. Interventional Radiology I

Kimi L. Kondo and Paul Russ

68. Interventional Radiography: Fluoroscopic and Angiographic Procedures

Kimi L. Kondo and Paul Russ

69. Noninvasive GI Imaging: Ultrasound, Computerized Tomography, and Magnetic Resonance Scanning

Michael G. Fox

70. Nuclear Medicine Studies

Won Song

71. Endoscopic Ultrasound

Linda S. Lee

72. Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy

Mainor Antillon

X. Surgery and the GI Tract

73. Esophageal Surgery

Theodore N. Pappas and Georgios Kokosis

74. Surgery for Peptic Ulcer Disease

Theodore N. Pappas and Georgios Kokosis

75. Surgical Approach to The Acute Abdomen

Kevin Rothchild and Jonathan Schoen

76. Colorectal Surgery

Martin McCarter

77. Bariatric Surgery

Jonathan Schoen

78. Minimally Invasive Surgery

John J. Tiedeken and Anthony LaPorta

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