This PDF covers the
following topics related to Gastroenterology : Gastroenterology: A Blending of
Science and Art, Communication Strategies, Understanding the Life Context in
Developing a Diagnosis and Treatment Plan, Helping Patients with Functional GI
Disorders to Help Themselves, Helping to Advance the Field of Functional GI and
Motility Disorders, The Success of a Gastroenterology Practice, Challenges in
Gastroenterology, Learning to Stay on Top.
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.
The book on Membrane-bound
Atp-dependent Energy Systems and the Gastrointestinal Mucosal Damage and
Protection deals with various aspects of peptic ulcer disease, like clinical
pharmacology, nutrition, molecular biochemical pharmacology as well as clinical
aspects, and especially with the evaluation of certain biochemical mechanisms in
human gastric mucosa and in animal gastric tissues obtained from different ulcer
models. Topics covered includes: General Medical Backgrounds, Clinical
Pharmacology of Drugs Used in the Treatment of Patients with Peptic Ulcer,
Theoretical Backgrounds of the Necessarity for the Changes of Paradigm in Our
Ulcer Research, Membrane-Bound Atp-Dependent Energy System, Biochemical
Examination of the Human Gastrointestinal Tract, Direct Action of Helicobacter
pylori on the Freshly Isolated Rat Gastric Mucosa Cells.
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.