Endoscopy has had a major impact in
the development of modern gastroenterology and other medical specialties. Topics
covered includes: Pediatric Sedation Related to Endoscopy, Cardiorespiratory
Complications During Moderate and Deep Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic
Procedures, Diagnostic Endoscopy, Capsule Endoscopy, Endoscopic Management of
Oesophageal and Gastric Varices, Diagnosis and Management of Barrett’s Esophagus
with and Without Dysplasia, The Current Role of Endoscopic Stenting in Upper
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Therapeutic and Diagnostic Approaches in Colonoscopy,
Peculiarities of Paediatric Digestive Endoscopy, Liver Transplantation and
Endoscopic Management of Bile Duct Complications.
incontinence, also called a bowel control problem, is the accidental passing of
solid or liquid stool or mucus from the rectum. This book provides a brief
review of the pathophysiology of fecal incontinence with specific focus on women
explores the pathophysiology of a variety of gastrointestinal disorders from
gastroesophageal reflux disease to cirrhosis.The course emphasizes fundamental
topics in gastrointestinal pathophysiology, with a focus on correlation to
clinical issues including treatment options for various common gastrointestinal
disorders, each of which are covered in detail.
This note covers the following topics: Overview of Embryology, Overview of Physiology, Gastroduodenal
Pathophysiology and Disorders, Pathology of Esophagus and Stomach, Mucosal Immunology of the GI Tract, Lipid Digestion, Absorption and Malabsorption,
Minicases: Esophagus and Gastric Disorders,Intestinal Pathophysiology, Pathology of the Intestines, Clinic: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Minicases:
Malabsorption, Gastrointestinal Neoplasms, Physiological Chemistry of GI Lipids, Physiology and Biochemistry of the Pancreas, Acute and Chronic
Pancreatitis, Pathology of Pancreas and Biliary Tract, Biliary Secretion, Cholestasis and Gallstone Formation, Imaging of the GI Tract, Diagnostic and
Therapeutic Endoscopy, Pathology of the Liver, Immunology of the Liver, Jaundice and Disorders of Bilirubin Metabolism, Alcohol and
Drug-Induced Liver Disease, Physiology and Biochemistry of the Liver, Minicases: Pancreas and Biliary Disease, Clinic: Chronic Liver Disease and
Liver Transplantation, Minicases: Liver Disease, Pathophysiological Consequences of Cirrhosis.
This guide is a clear, practical advice
on preventing and treating diarrhoeal diseases. It contains guidelines from
medical authorities on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, causes and risk factors,
tests, training tips, feedback from the field, alternative medicine and much
more for patients and health professionals.