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, Menetrier’s 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,
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.
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.
provides evidence-based recommendations for the primary care management of
dyspepsia symptoms and underlying causes in adults. The guideline defines
dyspepsia broadly and inclusively, reflecting its presentation and management in
the primary care setting.
Author(s): National Center for
Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine
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.