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Geriatric gastroenterology

Author: C S Pitchumoni; T S Dharmarajan
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer, ©2012.
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This book is devoted entirely to gastrointestinal illness in the elderly, covering physiology, disease, nutrition, pharmacology and other relevant associated topics. Covers cancer, abdominal pain,  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C S Pitchumoni; T S Dharmarajan
ISBN: 1441916229 9781441916228 9781441916235 1441916237
OCLC Number: 780478124
Description: xxi, 690 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Perspectives and Trends1. Geriatric Gastroenterology: the Geriatrician's Perspective T.S. Dharmarajan2. Geriatric Gastroenterology: The gastroenterologist's perspective: C.S. Pitchumoni3. Geriatric gastroenterology: future trends Karen E HallBasic Sciences, Principles and Epidemiology4. The Physiology of Aging T.S. Dharmarajan5. The Gastrointestinal System and Aging T.S. Dharmarajan, Amit Sohagia, C.S. Pitchumoni6. Epidemiology of Gastrointestinal disease Julia B Greer, Haq Nawaz, Dhiraj Yadav 7. Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment T.S. DharmarajanPharmacology8. Drug effects on the gastrointestinal tract Vishal Jain, T.S. Dharmarajan, C.S. Pitchumoni9. Pharmacokinetics of aging Ryan J Haumschild10. Drug-nutrient interactions Srinivas Guptha Gunturu, T.S. Dharmarajan11. Probiotics Martin H. FlochNutrition12. Geriatric Nutritional assessment T.S. Dharmarajan, Kenneth L. Minaker13. Tube feeding: techniques and procedure Amit Sohagia, Hilary I Hertan 14. Enteral and Parenteral nutrition Manie Juneja, Stephen JD O' Keefe15. Ethical aspects, expectations and outcomes associated with PEG in Dementia T.S. Dharmarajan, Krishna P Aparanji, C.S. Pitchumoni16. Water, Potassium, Sodium, and Chloride in Nutrition T.S. Dharmarajan, Kenneth L. Minaker 17. Intravenous Fluid Administration Eugene C. Corbett Jr 18. B12 and Folic acid T.S. Dharmarajan, Srinivas Guptha Gunturu19. Iron, copper and zinc T.S. Dharmarajan, Srinivas Guptha Gunturu, C.S. Pitchumoni20. Vitamin D and calcium T.S. Dharmarajan, Amit Sohagia21. Dietary Fiber in Health and Disease C.S. Pitchumoni, Fisseha Y.Ghidey 22. Healthy Diet for the Older adult Sirakarn Tejavanija, Sunil S. JhangianiImaging23. Endoscopy in Older Adults: Risks, benefits, considerations Noelle O'Shea, Frank J. Lukens24. Wireless capsule endoscopy C.S. Pitchumoni and Neelam G. Gidwaney25. Gastrointestinal Radiology: Judith K. Amorosa, C.S. Pitchumoni26. Advanced Imaging of Geriatric Gastrointestinal Pathology Fernanda Samara MazzariolPathology27. Laboratory tests in Older Adults: Indications, Interpretations, Issues T.S. Dharmarajan, C.S. Pitchumoni28. Gastrointestinal Pathology in the Older Adult Noam Harpaz, Mohammad Raoufi, Hongfa ZhuMotility Disorders29. Dysphagia James C Reynolds, Bassem R. George30. Gastroparesis in older adults Richard W. McCallum, Ashish Malhotra 31. Esophageal Reflux disease and its Complications. Missale Solomon, James C Reynolds Signs and Symptoms32. Abdominal pain C.S. Pitchumoni, T.S. Dharmarajan33. Intestinal Gas Debra R Goldstein, C.S. Pitchumoni34. Constipation T.S. Dharmarajan, David Widjaja, C.S. Pitchumoni35. Diarrhea Sita Chokhavatia, Arvind J Trindade36. Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding C.S. Pitchumoni, Alexander BrunHepato Biliary System and Pancreas37. Liver function tests and interpretation Jacob Alexander, Kris V. Kowdley38. Viral Liver Diseases Satheesh Nair, Jihad O. Arteh39. Tumors of the liver Satheesh Nair, Jihad O. Arteh40. Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) C.S. Pitchumoni41. Drug induced liver injury Indira Donepudi, Hatef. Massoumi, T.S. Dharmarajan, C.S. Pitchumoni42. Gall bladder disease : Nanakram Agarwal, Suzanne Morrissey, Shyam Thakkar43. Acute Pancreatitis C.S. Pitchumoni44. Chronic Pancreatitis Gaurav Aggarwal, Suresh T Chari Luminal disorders45. Oral health in Older Adults Mary S. Haumschild, Barbara G. Hammacker46. Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth syndrome: T.S. Dharmarajan, C.S. Pitchumoni47. Peptic ulcer Isidor Segal 48. Irritable bowel syndrome Eamonn M M Quigley 49. Intestinal ischemia Hazar Michael, C.S. Pitchumoni50. Inflammatory bowel disease Jeffrey Raphael Abergel, Kiron M Das51. Non-IBD and Non-Infectious colitis Ole Haagen Nielsen, Jakob Benedict Seidelin52. Celiac disease C.S. Pitchumoni, Nancy Chen53. Diverticular disease C.S. Pitchumoni54. Clostridium Difficile Associated Diseases C.S. Pitchumoni, T.S. Dharmarajan55. Gastrointestinal Infections David V. Alcid56. Anal Incontinence Sanjiv K. Patankar, Negar M. Salehomoum 57. Rectal prolapse Sanjiv K. Patankar, Rodolfo Pigalarga Neoplasms58. Colorectal Cancer Screening In The Older Adult: A Case Based Approach Brijen J Shah, Sita Chokhavatia59. Gastrointestinal polyps Tamir Ben-Menachem60. Gastric neoplasms Philip Chang, Isidor Segal 61. Esophageal cancer Noah Kornblum62. Pancreatic cancer Gaurav Aggarwal, Suresh T Chari 63. Colorectal cancer Giridhar U. Adiga, Janice P. DutcherPalliative Care64. Palliative Care of GI issues at the End of Life John M. Heath, Elizabeth PoplinSurgery 65. The Surgical Abdomen Carlos A Pelaez, Nanakram Agarwal66. Colostomy and Ileostomy care Juan J. Omana, Nanakram Agarwal Systems Disorders 67. Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Manifestations of Systemic Diseases Ellen C. Ebert68. Abdominal aortic aneurysm T.S. Dharmarajan69. Rheumatological manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease Nayan K Kothari, Srilatha Kothandaraman 70. Mucocutaneous manifestations with Gastrointestinal disease Robert A Norman, Trupal Patel71. HIV disease C.S. Pitchumoni and Alexander Brun72. Gastrointestinal Disorders in the Older Adult: the Psychiatrist's Role Alberto Cortes-Ladino
Responsibility: C.S. Pitchumoni, T.S. Dharmarajan, editors.
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