Everything clinicians must know to diagnose and treat digestive tract and liver disorders in a streamlined, consistent presentation Great for board review Striking the perfect balance between comprehensiveness and ease of use, CURRENT Diagnosis a Treatment Gastroenterology, Hepatology, a Endoscopy, 2e, is essential for gastroenterologists, general internists, family physicians, and surgeons.The second edition has been updated to reflect the latest advances in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy and the content is delivered in an easy-access, find-it-now presentation. High-yield coverage of the entire spectrum of gastroenterology and hepatology, from stomach and esophageal to pancreatic and liver disorders aEssentials of Diagnosisa bulleted lists deliver instant guidance on identifying both common and rare digestive disorders More than 60 full-color radiographic and endoscopic images of GI disorders Numerous tables encapsulate important information Key information from related fields, including GI surgery, and subspecialties such as liver transplantation, bariatric surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, and motility disorder Updated to include the latest therapeutic considerationsSeveral considerations, outlined below, should guide the selection of a strategy. ... Thus, EGD has essentially replaced the upper gastrointestinal radiologic series as the diagnostic test of choice. ... Many other regimens are available for use if the patient has a history of allergic reactions to a particular class or has previously failed one ofthe standard regimens (Table 17a4). ... by PPI trial is particularly recommended for patients from backgrounds with high prevalence of H pylori (agt;10%).
|Title||:||CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Endoscopy, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Norton Greenberger, Richard Blumberg, Robert Burakoff|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2011-09-20|