Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Gastroenterology

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Januar 2015



Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Gastroenterology will provide physicians with an extremely clinical and accessible handbook covering the major GI diseases and symptoms, their diagnosis and clinical management.
Perfect as a point-of-care resource on the hospital wards and also as a refresher for board exam preparation, the focus throughout is on providing rapid reference, essential information on each disease to allow for quick, easy browsing and assimilation of the must-know information. All chapters follow a consistent template including the following features:
- An opening bottom-line/key points section
- Classification, pathogenesis and prevention of disease
- Evidence-based diagnosis, including relevant algorithms, laboratory and imaging tests, and potential pitfalls when diagnosing a patient
- Disease management including commonly used medications with dosages, when to perform surgery, management algorithms and how to prevent complications
- How to manage special populations, ie, in pregnancy, children and the elderly
- The very latest evidence-based results, major society guidelines (ASG/ACG/UEGW) and key external sources to consult
In addition, the book comes with a companion website housing extra features such as case studies with related questions for self-assessment, key patient advice and ICD codes. Each guide also has its own mobile app available for purchase, allowing you rapid access to the key features wherever you may be.
If you specialise in gastroenterology and require a concise, practical guide to the clinical management of GI disease, bought to you by one of world's leading hospitals, then this is the perfect book for you.


List of Contributors, ix
Series Foreword, xiv
Preface, xv
Abbreviation List, xvi
About the Companion Website, xxi
Part 1: Approach to Specific Complaints
1 Approach to Dysphagia, 3
Gina R. Sam
2 Approach to Nausea and Vomiting, 13
Aimee L. Lucas
3 Approach to Abdominal Pain, 21
Jonathan Z. Potack
4 Approach to Diarrhea, 31
Bruce E. Sands
5 Approach to Constipation, 45
Mark A. Korsten, Hanumantha R. Ancha, and Miriam Kaminski
6 Approach to Fecal Incontinence, 56
Sita S. Chokhavatia
7 Approach to Gastrointestinal Bleeding, 68
Blair S. Lewis and Christina A. Tennyson
8 Approach to Nutrition Assessment, 78
Laura Manning and Lauren K. Schwartz
9 Approach to the Pregnant Patient with GI Disorders, 87
Elana A. Maser
Part 2: Specific Diseases/Conditions
10 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 101
Lawrence B. Cohen
11 Barrett's Esophagus, 111
Sharmila Anandasabapathy
12 Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 120
Brijen J. Shah
13 Esophageal Motility Disorders, 131
Barry W. Jaffin
14 Esophageal Disorders Related to Medication, Trauma, and Infection, 143
Stuart I. Finkel
15 Management of Foreign Bodies of the GI Tract, 156
James George
16 Functional Dyspepsia, 160
Sita S. Chokhavatia
17 Peptic Ulcer Disease, 170
Neville D. Bamji and Ariel A. Benson
18 Helicobacter pylori Treatment and Eradication, 180
Anthony A. Weiss
19 Gastroparesis, 193
Eric S. Goldstein
20 GI Complications of Obesity Surgery, 203
Jonathan Z. Potack
21 Tumors of the Foregut, 213
Michelle Kang Kim
22 Short Bowel Syndrome and Malnutrition, 222
Lauren K. Schwartz and Benjamin L. Cohen
23 Bacterial Overgrowth, 233
Peter H. Rubin
24 Celiac Disease, 238
Ariel A. Benson and James Aisenberg
25 Infectious Enteritis and Colitis; Bacterial Food Poisoning; Intestinal Protozoa and Helminthic Infestations, 250
Jenny Sauk
26 Immunodefi ciency and the GI Tract, 260
Saurabh Mehandru
27 GI Stromal Tumors, 270
Peter E. Legnani
28 Neuroendocrine Tumors, 279
Richard R.P. Warner
29 Pancreatitis (Acute, Chronic, Autoimmune), 292
Jeffrey R. Lewis and Yuki Young
30 Pancreatic Cysts and Tumors, 304
Christopher J. DiMaio
31 Disorders of the Biliary Tract, 323
Ron Palmon and Kalpesh K. Patel
32 GI Complications of Transplant, 336
Vera Kandror Denmark
33 Vascular Lesions of the GI Tract, 347
Jose Romeu
34 Irritable Bowel Syndrome, 358
Charles D. Gerson
35 Crohn's Disease, 366
Joana Torres and Jean-Frédéric Colombel
36 Ulcerative Colitis, 379
Adam F. Steinlauf and Daniel H. Present
37 Complications of Restorative Proctocolectomy with Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis, 390
Joel J. Bauer and Stephen R. Gorfine
38 Radiation Enterocolitis, 398
Prashant Kedia and Adam Steinlauf
39 Clostridium difficile, 411
Gerald Friedman
40 Ischemic Disease of the Small and Large Bowel, 422
Ari Grinspan and Asher Kornbluth
41 Diverticular Diseases of the Colon, 435
David B. Sachar
42 Adenocarcinoma of the Large Bowel and Hereditary Colon Cancer Syndromes, 443
Steven H. Itzkowitz
43 Colonoscopic Polypectomy, 455
Jerome D. Waye
44 Surveillance for Dysplasia in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 467
Thomas A. Ullman
45 Diseases of the Anus and Rectum, 477
Alexander J. Greenstein and Sergey Khaitov
46 Complications of GI Endoscopy, 487
James F. Marion
Index, 499
A color plate section appears between pages 74 and 7


Edited by Bruce E. Sands MD, MS, AGAF, FACG, FACP, Chief of the Dr. Henry D. Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Medical Center and Mount Sinai Health System, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn Professor of Medicine, 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
EAN: 9781118519967
ISBN: 1118519965
Untertitel: 'Mount Sinai Expert Guides'. 1. Auflage. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2015
Seitenanzahl: 552 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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