This book is prepared mainly for
health officer, public health nurse, environmental health, and medical
laboratory technology students, to equip them with the basic knowledge and skill
on how to diagnose, manage and prevent intestinal parasites. Topics covered
includes: Intestinal Nematodes, Intestinal Protozoa Infection, Intestinal
Trematodes (Flukes), Intestinal Parasitosis For Health Officer Students,
Intestinal Protozoa Infections, Intestinal Nematodes, Intestinal Trematodes,
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
Gastric cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in
the world. The book makes an insight into the assessment of premalignant
lesions, current management of early gastric cancer, risk and protective factors
in gastric carcinogenesis. The book describes the role of different diagnostic
tools in the preoperative assessment of patients and the most important factors
contributing to the prognosis. Moreover, it describes the current surgical and
chemotherapeutic options for gastric neoplasm.
This note explains the following topics about Peutz Jeghers Syndrome:
Cancer in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome, Additional Complications, Patient Education,
Patient History, Physical Examination, Laboratory Studies, Imaging Studies,
Histologic Findings, Surgical Care and Pharmacologic Management.
This note explains the following topics: Colorectal Cancer
Facts, Signs of Colon Cancer on Right and Left Side, Colonoscopy Procedure,
Colon Cancer Treatment, Colon Cancer Stages, Identification of Colon Cancer
Stages: Tests and Procedures.