The Washington Manual Gastroenterology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2
  • The Washington Manual Gastroenterology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2
  • The Washington Manual Gastroenterology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2

The Washington Manual Gastroenterology Subspecialty Consult / Edition 2

by C. Prakash Gyawali
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781791502

ISBN-13: 9780781791502

Pub. Date: 04/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Prepared by residents and chief residents with senior faculty advisors at the Washington University School of Medicine, this handbook is an updated, easily accessible quick reference for handling everyday problems encountered in gastroenterology. It covers both inpatient and outpatient approaches with the same front-lines practicality as the world-famous

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Overview

Prepared by residents and chief residents with senior faculty advisors at the Washington University School of Medicine, this handbook is an updated, easily accessible quick reference for handling everyday problems encountered in gastroenterology. It covers both inpatient and outpatient approaches with the same front-lines practicality as the world-famous Washington Manual® of Medical Therapeutics.

The first section covers common symptoms, signs, and laboratory abnormalities; the second section focuses on specific diseases. Chapters are structured to help the clinician develop a logical, systematic approach to these common problems. Key points about the diagnosis and management of disorders are bulleted for easy reference. This edition also includes illustrations.

The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781791502
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Series:
The Washington Manual® Subspecialty Consult Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

APPROACH TO SPECIFIC SYMPTOMS

Dysphagia and Odynophagia
Michael J. Hersh

Nausea and Vomiting
Babac Vahabzadeh and C. Prakash Gyawali

Diarrhea
Dustin G. James

Constipation
Christina Ha

Abdominal Pain
Daniel A. Ringold

Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Sonal Kumar

Occult and Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Walter W. Chan

Jaundice
Brian B. Borg

Abnormal Liver Chemistries
Manreet Kaur

Ascites
Yume P. Nguyen

Nutrition
Vladimir Kushnir

APPROACH TO SPECIFIC DISEASES

Esophageal Disorders
Julie A. Holinga

Gastric Disorders
Thomas A. Kerr

Small Bowel Disorders
Anisa Shaker

Colon Neoplasms
Anne Nagler and Dayna Early

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
T. J. Paradowski and Matthew A. Ciorba

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Vilaas Shetty and Gregory S. Sayuk

Acute Liver Disease
Anil Seetharam and Kevin Korenblat

Chronic Liver Disease
Pari Shah and Mauricio Lisker-Melman

Cirrhosis
Sumeet Asrani and Jeffrey Crippin

Pancreatic Disorders
Daniel A. Ringold and Sreenivasa Jonnalagadda

Biliary Tract Disorders
Somal Shah and Riad Azar

Gastrointestinal Procedures
Sanjay Sikka

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