This note covers the following topics:
Abdominal Adhesions, Acid Reflux in Adults, Anatomic Problems of the Lower GI
Tract, Appendicitis, Barrett's Esophagus, Celiac Disease, Colon Polyps,
Constipation, Crohn's Disease, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome,Diarrhea, Diverticulosis
and Diverticulitis, Dumping Syndrome, Foodborne Illnesses, Gallstones, Gas,
Gastritis, Gastroparesis, GI Bleeding, Hemorrhoids, Indigestion, Inguinal
Hernia, Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Lactose
Intolerance, Liver Disease, Menetrierís Disease, Microscopic Colitis, Ostomy
Surgery of the Bowel, Pancreatitis, Peptic Ulcers, Proctitis, Short Bowel
Syndrome, Smoking and the Digestive System, Ulcerative Colitis, Viral
Gastroenteritis, Whipple Disease, Your Digestive System and How It Works,
The major objective of this
material is to present the structure and function of the digestive system.
Topics covered includes: Oral Cavity and Salivary Glands, Nerves and Hormones,
Salivary Glands and Esophagus, Tubular GI Tract - Stomach, Stomach, Pancreas,
Intestines, Tubular GI Tract - Small Intestine, Colon and review, The Digestive
Tract Ecosystem, Micronutrients.
Gastrointestinal Diseases sequence is a
series of lectures, laboratory exercises, case presentations and a
Multidisciplinary Conference that are designed to introduce students to the
scientific foundations of diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract.
Topics covered includes: Diarrhea and Malabsorption, Malabsorption of Nutrients,
Liver Physiology, Liver Tests - Use and Interpretation, Hepatocellular Disease,
Cholestatic Liver Diseases, Drugs and the Liver, Liver Physiology, Liver Tests.
This note is a
set of concise, practical guidelines and checklists for the management of common
problems in gastroenterology and hepatology. The guidelines are not rigid and do
not apply to all situations. They are intended to provide the clinician,
especially trainees, easy access to basic information needed in day-to-day
decision-making and care.
Author(s): University of Colorado School of Medicine
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 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.