Pediatric Gastroenterology : A Color Handbook Paperback / softback
by John F. (Professor of Pediatrics, Primary Children's Medical Center, University of Utah, USA) Pohl, Christopher (Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA) Jolley, Daniel (Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, New Yo Gelfond
Part of the Medical Color Handbook Series series
Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2015During the past 20 years, there has been an explosion of clinical, basic science, and translational research leading to a better understanding of the physiology and disease processes in the gastrointestinal system of children.
Endoscopic techniques have improved, correlation of radiographic and biopsy findings with disease have become better defined, and advances in transplant care have led to markedly improved survival, even in the smallest of infants. Pediatric Gastroenterology: A Color Handbook explores the entirety of pediatric gastroenterology, including the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, and associated nutrition, radiographic, and endoscopic considerations.
It covers a large number of diverse topics and provides a basic overview of pediatric gastrointestinal disease.
The book presents multitude of endoscopic, histologic, and radiographic images as well as illustrations and metabolic pathways to convey a better understanding of disease processes.
It also includes a list of recommended readings provided by the chapter authors, giving you a solid introduction to pediatric gastroenterology.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 560 pages, 494 Illustrations, color
- Publisher: Manson Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 05/05/2014
- Category: Gastroenterology
- ISBN: 9781840762020