Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule Endoscopy

By: Douglas O. Faigel (author), David R. Cave (author)Mixed Media

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This very first comprehensive resource on capsule endoscopy clearly explains everything you need to know about video capsule endoscopy. It will help you efficiently and effectively diagnose hard to pinpoint GI conditions, including obscure GI bleeding, malabsorption, chronic abdominal pain, and diarrhea. Abundantly illustrated, this unique resource features clinical guidelines and authoritative guidance from expert contributors to ensure you understand every nuance of capsule endoscopy - from how the capsule works to setting up your own suite to the use of capsule endoscopy for each part of the small intestine to non-small bowel indications.

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Section 1 Chapter 1 History and future Chapter 2 How does the capsule work Chapter 3 How to set up the suite and perform capsule endoscopy Chapter 4 Reading, reporting and training Chapter 5 The role of Surgery in Capsule Endscopy Chapter 6 Systematization of Terminology for Capsule Endoscopy Section 2: Small Bowel Chapter 7 Normal small bowel and normal variants of the small bowel Section 3: Clinical Problems Chapter 8 Approach to the patient with GI bleeding Chapter 9 Approach to the patient with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Chapter 10 Approach to the patient with Abdominal Pain Chapter 11 Approach to the patient with Obstruction Chapter 12 Approach to the Pediatric Patient Section 4: Diseases of the Small Bowel Chapter 13 Use of Capsule Endoscopy for the Evaluation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Chapter 14 NSAIDs, Radiation, Foriegn Bodies Chapter 15 Vascular Abnormalities of the Small Bowel Chapter 16 Benign and malignant tumors of the Small Bowel Chapter 17 Malabsorption Chapter 18 Small Bowel Transplantation and Graft vs Host Section 5: Non-small bowel indications Chapter 19 Capsule endoscopy in the stomach and colon Chapter 20 Esophagus

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/11/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781416034025
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9781416034025
  • weight: 1034
  • ISBN10: 1416034021

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