Hepatology

Hepatology

by Jawad Ahmad
     
 

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Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Hepatology will provide gastroenterology and hepatology trainees with a extremely clinical and accessible handbook covering the major liver diseases and symptoms, their diagnosis and clinical management. It will be perfect for the busy trainee as both a point-of-care resource in the hospital setting, and also as a refresher guide

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Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Hepatology will provide gastroenterology and hepatology trainees with a extremely clinical and accessible handbook covering the major liver diseases and symptoms, their diagnosis and clinical management. It will be perfect for the busy trainee as both a point-of-care resource in the hospital setting, and also as a refresher guide during preparation for board exams. Divided into three sections covering the major liver diseases/symptoms, pediatrics and transplantation, all chapters are written in a rapid reference, bullet-point style and conform to a common template which includes the following: A bottom-line section of "take home" points emphasizing the most important aspects of the chapter Clear sections on background, prevention and diagnosis of the disease Evidence-based diagnosis and management algorithms Appropriate laboratory and imaging tests Management section including commonly used medications with dosages, when to perform surgery and prevention of complications Management of special populations, ie, in pregnancy Sections focused on evidence-based results and major society guidelines (AASLD/EASL) In addition, a companion website will contain extra features for each chapter such as case studies, Board level MCQs, surgical videos, patient advice and ICD codes. For Gastroenterology/Hepatology trainees requiring a concise, practical guide to liver disease and patient management, brought to them by the experts, this is the perfect book to buy.

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Editorial Reviews

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“If you're specialising in hepatology and require a concise, practical guide to the clinical management of liver disease, bought to you by one of world's leading hospitals, then this is the perfect book for you.”  (Kingbook73's Medical Ebook and Video Collection, 1 September 2014)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118517345
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/14/2014
Series:
Mount Sinai Expert Guides Series
Pages:
584
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.10(d)

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Edited by

Jawad Ahmad MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

Scott L. Friedman MD
, Fishberg Professor of Medicine, Dean for Therapeutic Discovery, Chief, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

Henryk Dancygier MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Chair, Departments of Medicine II and IV, Sana Klinikum Offenbach, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Adjunct
Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount  Sinai, New York, NY, USA

Series Editor
Scott L. Friedman MD, Fishberg Professor of Medicine, Dean for Therapeutic Discovery, Chief, Division of Liver Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

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