Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - a Clinician's Guide

Author: Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin N.

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  • ISBN: 9781119077602
  • Author: Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin N.
  • Publ Date: 2017-04-21
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  • Pages: 232
  • Imprint: WILEY *#
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 567026

Table of Contents :

Preface Section I Pathogenesis and Clinical Features 1 Epidemiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Take Home Messages Epidemiology Pathogenesis Genetics Microbiome Environmental Triggers Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 2 Clinical Features and Diagnosis of Crohn's Disease Clinical Take Home Messages Clinical Features Disease Course and Natural History Diagnosis History and Physical Examination Laboratory Investigations Serologic Markers Endoscopy Histology Imaging Studies Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 3 Clinical Features and Diagnosis of Ulcerative Colitis Clinical Take Home Messages Clinical Features Disease Course and Natural History Diagnosis History and Physical Examination Laboratory Investigations Serologic Markers Endoscopy Histology Imaging Studies Differential Diagnosis (UC and CD) Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 4 Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Take Home Messages Arthritis and Arthropathy Metabolic Bone Disease Cutaneous Manifestations Hepatobiliary Manifestations Ophthalmologic Manifestations Renal Complications Thromboembolic and Cardiovascular Complications Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions Section II Therapeutic Agents 5 Aminosalicylates Clinical Take Home Messages Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Safety Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 6 Corticosteroids Clinical Take Home Messages Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Safety Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 7 Immunomodulators Clinical Take Home Messages Thiopurines Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Safety Methotrexate Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Safety Calcineurin Inhibitors Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 8 Biologic Therapies Clinical Take Home Messages Infliximab Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Safety Adalimumab Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Certolizumab Pegol Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Golimumab Natalizumab Vedolizumab Newer Therapies Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 9 Antibiotics Clinical Take Home Messages Efficacy in Ulcerative Colitis Efficacy in Crohn's Disease Other Microbial Modification Methods - Probiotics and Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions Section III Management 10 Medical Management of Ulcerative Colitis Clinical Take Home Messages Assessment of Extent, Activity, and Severity Limited Colitis - Proctitis, Proctosigmoiditis, and Left ]sided Colitis Pancolitis Mild to Moderate Disease Moderate to Severe Disease Severe Disease Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 11 Medical Management of Crohn's Disease Clinical Take Home Messages Mild to Moderate Disease Moderate to Severe Disease Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 12 Surgical Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Take Home Messages Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis Pouch ]related Complications in Ulcerative Colitis Surgery for Crohn's Disease Prophylaxis for Prevention of Postoperative Recurrence in Crohn's Disease Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Recommended Reading Answers to Questions 13 Complications of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Take Home Messages Complications of Ulcerative Colitis Toxic Megacolon and Perforation Colonic Strictures Clostridium difficile and Cytomegalovirus Colitis Colorectal Dysplasia and Cancer Magnitude and Risk Factors Surveillance for Dysplasia and Cancer Management of Dysplasia Chemoprevention Complications of Crohn's Disease Fibrostenosis and Strictures Abscesses Fistulizing Crohn's Disease Small ]bowel Cancer Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions Section IV Special Considerations 14 Nutrition in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Take Home Messages Malnutrition and Micronutrient Deficiencies Dietary Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 15 Pregnancy, Conception, and Childbirth Clinical Take Home Messages Fertility Effect of Pregnancy on Disease Effect of Disease on Pregnancy Maternal Medication Use During Pregnancy Paternal Medication Use Inheritance Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions 16 Inflammatory Bowel Disease During Childhood and Adolescence Clinical Take Home Messages Epidemiology and Clinical Features Treatment of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Very Early ]onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease Transition of Care in Pediatric Crohn's Disease Case Studies and Multiple Choice Questions References Answers to Questions Index

Description:

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Clinician's Guide provides practical guidance for the diagnosis and management of those suspected or known to have one of the forms of these complex diseases. It is perfect both for gastroenterology trainees learning to care for these patients and the experienced physician as a concise and practical resource for day to day use. Written by the experts, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Clinician's Guide is an essential tool for all gastroenterologists managing patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Author Biography:

Ashwin N. Ananthakrishnan MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director, Crohn's and Colitis Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA. Ramnik J. Xavier MD, Kurt Isselbacher Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Chief of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital; Institute Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Boston, MA, USA. Daniel K. Podolsky MD, President, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, USA.


 

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