Table of Contents

Front Matter.
PART ONE, GASTROENTEROLOGY. Dysphagia / Nirmala Gonsalves, Ikuo Hirano, and John N. Plevris.
The Problem of Heartburn, and Atypical Chest Pain / Ronnie Fass and Tiberiu Hershcovici.
The Clinical Approach to Dyspepsia / Mary Farid and Brennan Spiegel.
Acute, Recurrent, and Chronic Abdominal Pain / Brian E. Lacy and Chad C. Spangler.
Hematemesis, Melena, and Occult Bleeding/Anemia / Grigorios I. Leontiadis and Virender K. Sharma.
Acute Diarrhea and Vomiting / John P. Flaherty and Michael P. Angarone.
Chronic Diarrhea and Malabsorption / Paul Beck, Remo Panaccione, and Subrata Ghosh.
Rectal Bleeding / Matthew Shale, Lotte Dinesen, and Subrata Ghosh.
Multisystem Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disease / Lynne A. Meekison and John N. Plevris.
PART TWO HEPATOLOGY AND PANCREATOBILIARY. Clinical Approach to Pancreatobiliary Disease / Erica J. Revie, Lisa J. Massie, Anne-Marie Lennon, and O. James Garden.
The Problem of Right Upper Quadrant Pain / Malcolm B. Barnes and Simon Glance.
Abnormal Liver Function Tests: Diagnostic Approach / Timothy T. Gordon-Walker and John P. Iredale.
The Acute Liver Failure Patient / Neil C. Henderson and Kenneth J. Simpson.
The Chronic Liver Disease Patient / Joanna K. Dowman and Phil N. Newsome.
Portal Hypertension: A Management Problem / Norma C. McAvoy and Peter C. Hayes.
Infections in the Liver / Veerendra Sandur and George Therapondos.
The Liver Transplant Recipient / Prakash Ramachandran and Andrew J. Bathgate.
Incidental Radiological Findings in the Asymptomatic Patient / Tiffany J. Campbell and Dilip Patel.
Index. Taking the problem-based approach, this text helps clinicians improve their diagnostic and therapeutic skills in a focused and practical manner. The cases included demonstrate the diversity of clinical practice in the specialty worldwide, and are divided into five major sections: Upper GI, Pancreato-Biliary, Liver, Small and Large Bowel, and Miscellaneous.
Taking the problem-based approach, this text helps clinicians improve their diagnostic and therapeutic skills in a focused and practical manner. The cases included demonstrate the diversity of clinical practice in the specialty worldwide, and are divided into five major sections: Upper GI, Pancreato-Biliary, Liver, Small and Large Bowel, and Miscellaneous.
Howden, Colin W;Plevris, John N
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Wiley-Blackwell
2012
9781444346350
9781405182270
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