Practical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review Toolkit (2nd Edition)


Download Practical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review Toolkit (2nd Edition) written by Nicholas J.Talley, Kenneth R. DeVault, Michael B. Wallace, Bashar A. Aqel, Keith D. Lindor in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 1118829069/9781118829066. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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Packed with Board-focused hints; case studies and an online Board-standard MCQ test offering CME credits; this fantastic ebook; Practical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review Toolkit 2nd edition (PDF) covers every gastroenterology disease and symptom you’re likely to encounter and is the most perfect tool to prepare for any Board exams and certification.

Chapters are short and digestible; with a strong emphasis on the essential clinical knowledge required during GI training. Board hints/tips; management algorithms; case histories and Board-focused chapter summaries accompany every chapter to aid rapid assimilation of key knowledge.

  • Full color throughout and contains 300 high-quality artwork and photos
  • GI Board-focused throughout with a section specifically on how to ace the Boards – perfect for GI trainees
  • Both symptom and disease focused – with every disease and symptom of the GI tract covered in a specific chapter
  • Recreates the GI Board exam via the online Test Board MCQs – and allows earning of CME credits at the same time
  • Includes the latest management guidelines from the key international societies such as the ASGE; ASG; AASLD and EASL
  • Contains 50 outstanding endoscopic/surgical videos from the experts to improve technical skills required for Board certification
  • Each chapter packed with handy features such as Board Hints study boxes; key points; management algorithms; case histories and a chapter summary.

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Nicholas J.Talley, Kenneth R. DeVault, Michael B. Wallace, Bashar A. Aqel, Keith D. Lindor


Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd edition




680 pages









Table of contents

Table of contents :
Content: List of contributors, ix Foreword, xv Preface, xvii About the companion website, xviii Section I: How to Ace the Boards in Gastroenterology and Hepatology 1 Introduction and Overview of the Gastroenterology Boards, 3Brooks Cash Section II: Esophagus and stomachEditors Kenneth R. DeVault and Nick J. Talley Part 1: Pathobiology of the Esophagus and Stomach 2 Anatomy, Embryology, and Congenital Malformations of the Esophagus and Stomach, 11Lori A. Orlando and Roy C. Orlando 3 Esophageal and Gastric Motor Function, 15Kenneth R. DeVault, Ernest P. Bouras, and Nicholas J. Talley Part 2: Other Diagnostic Modalities 4 Radiologic Approach to Diagnosis, 23Stephen W. Trenkner and James E. Huprich 5 Esophageal Motility Disorders, 28Magnus Halland and Kenneth R. DeVault 6 Gastric Motility Testing, 36Jan Tack Part 3: Problem-Based Approach to Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis 7 General Approach to History-Taking and Physical Examination of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract, 43Evan S. Dellon and Eugene M. Bozymski 8 Heartburn, Regurgitation, and Chest Pain, 46Kenneth R. DeVault 9 Dysphagia, 52Dawn L. Francis 10 Miscellaneous Upper Gastrointestinal Symptoms, 56Mohamed Sultan and James H. Lewis 11 Dyspepsia, 70Nicholas J. Talley, Kate Napthali, and Kenneth McQuaid 12 Nausea and Vomiting, 74John K. DiBaise 13 Hematemesis, 79Thomas O.G. Kovacs and Dennis M. Jensen Part 4: Diseases of the Esophagus 14 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, 85Robert T. Kavitt and Michael F. Vaezi 15 Barrett s Esophagus, 91Shanmugarajah Rajendra and Prateek Sharma 16 Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 98Jeffrey A. Alexander 17 Strictures, Rings, andWebs, 105Ioannis S. Papanikolaou and Peter D. Siersema Part 5: Diseases of the Stomach 18 Peptic Ulcer Disease, 115Francis K.L. Chan and Nicholas J. Talley 19 Helicobacter pylori, 121Barry J. Marshall 20 Gastritis, 126Massimo Rugge and David Y. Graham 21 Gastroparesis, 132Henry P. Parkman and Nicholas J. Talley 22 Non-variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding, 138Thomas J. Savides 23 Other Gastric Tumors (Benign and Malignant), 145Sun-Chuan Dai and Michael L. Kochman 24 Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis, 152Magnus Halland and Nicholas J. Talley 25 Esophageal and Gastric Involvement in Systemic and Cutaneous Diseases, 156John M. Wo Part 6: Functional Disease of the Esophagus and Stomach 26 Functional Esophageal Disorders, 169Ellionore Jarbrink-Sehgal, Kenneth R. DeVault, and Nicholas J. Talley Section III: Intestine and Pancreas Editor Michael Wallace Part 1: Pathobiology of the Intestine and Pancreas 27 Clinical Anatomy, Embryology, and Congenital Anomalies, 177Advitya Malhotra and Joseph H. Sellin 28 Small-Intestinal Hormones and Neurotransmitters, 181James Reynolds 29 Mucosal Immunology of the Intestine, 187Maneesh Dave and William A. Faubion 30 Motor and Sensory Function, 191Vineet S. Gudsoorkar and Eamonn M.M. Quigley 31 Neoplasia, 198John M. Carethers Part 2: Problem-Based Approach to Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis 32 General Approach to Relevant History-Taking and Physical Examination, 203Christopher L. Steele and Suzanne Rose 33 Acute Diarrhea, 213John R. Cangemi 34 Chronic Diarrhea, 218Lawrence R. Schiller 35 Loss of Appetite and Loss ofWeight, 223Angela Vizzini and Jaime Aranda-Michel 36 Gastrointestinal Food Allergy and Intolerance, 227Mark T. DeMeo 37 Obesity: Presentations and Management Options, 231Andres Acosta, Todd A. Kellogg, and Barham K. Abu Dayyeh 38 Hematochezia, 237Lisa L. Strate 39 Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding, 241R. Sameer Islam and Shabana F. Pasha 40 Constipation, 246Arnold Wald 41 Perianal Disease, 251Leyla J. Ghazi and David A. Schwartz 42 Fecal Incontinence, 256David Prichard and Adil E. Bharucha 43 Colorectal Cancer Screening, 261Katherine S. Garman and Dawn Provenzale 44 Endoscopic Palliation of Malignant Obstruction, 266Todd H. Baron Part 3: Diseases of the Small Intestine 45 Crohn s Disease, 273Kara M. De Felice and Sunanda V. Kane 46 Small-Bowel Tumors, 279Nadir Arber and Menachem Moshkowitz 47 Small-Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth, 285Johanna Iturrino and Madhusudan Grover 48 Celiac Disease and Tropical Sprue, 291Alberto Rubio-Tapia and Joseph A. Murray 49 Whipple s Disease, 296Seema A. Patil and George T. Fantry 50 Short-Bowel Syndrome, 299Alan L. Buchman 51 Protein-Losing Gastroenteropathy, 304Lauren K. Schwartz and Carol E. Semrad 52 Acute Mesenteric Ischemia and Chronic Mesenteric Insufficiency, 308Timothy T. Nostrant 53 Intestinal Obstruction and Pseudo-obstruction, 313Magnus Halland and Purna Kashyap Part 4: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 54 Ulcerative Colitis, 323Sunanda V. Kane 55 Clostridium difficile Infection and Pseudomembranous Colitis, 328Byron P. Vaughn and J. Thomas Lamont 56 Colonic Ischemia, 333Timothy T. Nostrant 57 Acute Diverticulitis, 338Yuliya Y. Yurko and Tonia M. Young-Fadok 58 Acute Colonic Pseudo-obstruction, 343Michael D. Saunders 59 Colonic Polyps and Colorectal Cancer, 349John B. Kisiel, Paul J. Limburg, and Lisa A. Boardman 60 Pregnancy and Luminal Gastrointestinal Disease, 357Sumona Saha 61 Consequences of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, 363Vera P. Luther and P. Samuel Pegram Part 5: Diseases of the Pancreas 62 Acute Pancreatitis and (Peri)pancreatic Fluid Collections, 371Santhi Swaroop Vege 63 Chronic Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Pseudocysts, 378Pierre Hindy and Scott Tenner 64 Pancreatic Cancer and Cystic Pancreatic Neoplasms, 383William R. Brugge Part 6: Functional Diseases of the Small and Large Intestine 65 Irritable Bowel Syndrome, 391Elizabeth J. Videlock and Lin Chang 66 Chronic Functional Constipation and Dyssynergic Defecation, 400Satish S.C. Rao and Yeong Yeh Lee 67 Chronic Functional Abdominal Pain, 407Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein 68 Abdominal Bloating and Visible Distension, 412Mark Pimentel Part 7: Transplantation 69 Gastrointestinal Complications of Solid Organ and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, 419Natasha Chandok and Kymberly D.S. Watt Section IV: Liver and Biliary TractEditors Keith Lindor and Bashar A. Aqel Part 1: Diagnostic Approaches in Liver Disease 70 Approach to History-Taking and Physical Examination in Liver and Biliary Disease, 429David D. Douglas 71 Acute Liver Failure, 435Khurram Bari and Robert J. Fontana 72 Imaging of the Liver and Bile Ducts: Radiographic and Clinical Assessment of Findings, 442Thomas J. Byrne and Alvin C. Silva 73 Assessment of Liver Fibrosis: Liver Biopsy and Other Techniques, 450Sumeet K. Asrani and Jayant Talwalkar 74 Endoscopic Techniques Used in the Management of Liver and Biliary Tree Disease: ERCP and EUS, 455Toufic Kachaamy and Douglas Faigel Part 2: Diseases of the Liver 75 Acute Viral Hepatitis: Hepatitis A, Hepatitis E, and Other Viruses, 465Iliana Doycheva and Juan F. Gallegos-Orozco 76 Chronic Hepatitis B and D, 473Vijayan Balan, Jorge Rakela, and Rebecca Corey 77 Hepatitis C, 480Michael Charlton and Travis Dick 78 Bacterial and Other Non-viral Infections of the Liver, 487Maria Teresa A. Seville, Roberto L. Patron, Ann McCullough, and Shimon Kusne 79 Alcoholic Liver Disease, 498Moira Hilscher and Vijay Shah 80 Drug-Induced Liver Injury, 503Einar Bjoernsson and Naga Chalasani 81 Autoimmune Liver Diseases, 508Justin A. Reynolds and Elizabeth J. Carey 82 Vascular Diseases of the Liver, 513Brenda Ernst, Pierre Noel, and Bashar A. Aqel 83 Metabolic Syndrome andNon-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, 522Paul Angulo 84 Hemochromatosis,Wilson s Disease, and Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency, 530Lisa M. Glass and Rolland C. Dickson 85 Hepatic Manifestations of Systemic Diseases, 538Stephen Crane Hauser 86 Diseases of the Biliary Tract and Gallbladder, 543Wajeeh Salah and M. Edwyn Harrison 87 Portal Hypertension, 554Humberto C. Gonzalez and Patrick S. Kamath 88 TIPS, 567Santiago Cornejo and Sailendra Naidu 89 Primary Carcinoma of the Liver, 574Renumathy Dhanasekaran, Julie K. Heimbach, and Lewis R. Roberts 90 Pregnancy and Liver Disease, 582J. Eileen Hay 91 Pediatric Liver Disease, 587Tamir Miloh Part 3: Liver Transplantation 92 Indications and Selection of Patients for Liver Transplantation, 601Michael D. Leise and Marie A. Laryea 93 What Every Hepatologist Should Know about Liver Transplantation, 608Peter S. Yoo and David C. Mulligan 94 Immunosuppression Used in Liver Transplantation, 617Rebecca L. Corey and David D. Douglas 95 Medical Management of the Liver Transplant Patient, 626William C. Palmer and Denise M. Harnois 96 Organ Allocation Policy: Practical Issues and Challenges to the Gastroenterologist, 632Jessica Yu and Pratima Sharma 97 Endoscopic Ultrasound, 637Thomas J. Savides Online-Only Chapters 98 Small-Intestinal UlcerationsReza Y. Akhtar and Blair S. Lewis 99 EnteroscopyG. Anton Decker, Jonathan A. Leighton, and Frank J. Lukens 100 Esophageal Dilation: An OverviewParth J. Parekh and David A. Johnson 101 Advanced Colonoscopy, Polypectomy, and Colonoscopic ImagingFarrah Rahmani and Douglas K. Rex 102 Physiology of Weight RegulationLouis Chaptini and Steven Peikin Index, 641

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