Main Data
Author: Stefano Guandalini, Haleh Vaziri
Editor: Stefano Guandalini, Haleh Vaziri
Title: Diarrhea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
Publisher: Humana Press
ISBN/ISSN: 9781607611837
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 296.30
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Category: Politik, Gesellschaft, Arbeit
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 500
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
Table of contents
This volume provides in a conveniently accessible package a comprehensive collection of accurate and timely information on the management of patients with diarrhea, both in pediatric age and in the adult. As medical knowledge has recently expanded in this area, this volume is full of new practical, clinically useful material for the busy clinician. Illustrations are emphasized to permit rapid acquisition of practical information that is not readily available in the major texts. Each chapter is concise, concentrating on 'clinical pearls,' and new advances in diagnostic and therapeutic technology. Each chapter discusses the relative costs of diagnostic and therapeutic options to permit financial considerations to be taken into account in the decision making process. Additional unique features include, summaries of key points, recommendations, and indications for requesting GI subspecialty consultation. Providing a comprehensive but practical overview of the issues surrounding the diarrheal diseases, this volume will prove of great value and utility to gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, primary care physicians.