Annual Review of Medicine / Edition 1

Annual Review of Medicine / Edition 1

by Cecil H. Coggins
ISBN-10:
0824305515
ISBN-13:
9780824305512
Pub. Date:
01/01/2000
Publisher:
Annual Reviews, Incorporated

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ISBN-13: 9780824305512
Publisher: Annual Reviews, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2000
Pages: 614

Table of Contents

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: an Update1
The Extracellular Calcium-Sensing Receptor: Its Role in Health and Disease15
Homocysteine and Cardiovascular Disease
The Open-Artery Hypothesis63
Pathophysiology of Atrial Flutter77
New Approaches to Supporting the Failing Liver85
Assessing Risks, Costs, and Benefits of Laparoscopic Hernia Repair95
Detection of Minimal Residual Disease: Relevance for Diagnosis and Treatment of Human Malignancies111
Chronic Pain123
Advances in the Medical Treatment of Epilepsy135
How to Screen for Colon Cancer163
The Role of Glutamatergic Neurotransmission in the Pathophysiology of Alcoholism173
Evaluation of the Patient with Recurrent Bacterial Infections185
Human Ehrlichioses: Hewly Recognized Infections Transmitted by Ticks201
Surgical Implications of Obesity215
Exercise, Glucose Transport, and Insulin Sensitivity235
The Molecular Genetics of the Long QT Syndrome: Genes Causing Fainting and Sudden Death263
Infection Genomics: NRAMP1 as a Major Determinant of Natural Resistance to Intracellular Infections275
Gastric Lymphoma of Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue and Helicobacter Pylori289
Xenotransplantation: Problems and Prospects301
Diagnosis and Management of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia311
Adoptive Immunotherapy Following Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation329
Functional Neuroimaging Studies of Depression: the Anatomy of Melancholia341
Endovascular Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms363
Clostridium Difficile Infection375
Diagnosis and Treatment of Pre-Insulin Dependent Diabetes391
Angiogenesis and Tumor Metastasis407
Hereditary Breast Cancer425
Proliferation and the Monoclonal Origins of Atherosclerotic Lesions437
New Considerations in the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease461
Dyspepsia: Current Understanding and Management475
Indexes
Subject Index495
Cumulative Index of Contributing Authors, Volumes 45-49523
Cumulative Index of Chapter Titles, Volumes 45-49526
Color Section1

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