This note explains the following topics: Physiology Of Mouth, Salivation, Stomach, Regulation Of Gastric Secretion, Physiology Of The Small Intestine, Pancreatic Secretion, Liver And Biliary System, Regulation Of Food Intake, Hypothalamic Lesions, Ontogeny Of Digestive System, Thermoregulation, Physiology Of Muscles, Smooth Muscle, Renal Physiology, Urine, Ureters And Urinary Bladder, Micturition, Reticular Formation, Eeg, Sleep, The Autonomic Nervous System, Hypothalamus, The Sense Of Hearing, The Sense Of Taste, Higher Nervous Functions, Conditioned Reflex, Memory, Learning, Mechanisms Of Complex And Integrative Function Of CNS, Hormones Of Intermediate Lobe, The Thyroid Gland, Pancreas – Endocrine Function, Pineal Hormone , Pregnancy.
Author(s): University of Comenius in Bratislava
This note covers the following topics: Abdominal Adhesions, Acid Reflux in Adults, Anatomic Problems of the Lower GI Tract, Appendicitis, Barrett's Esophagus, Celiac Disease, Colon Polyps, Constipation, Crohn's Disease, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome,Diarrhea, Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis, Dumping Syndrome, Foodborne Illnesses, Gallstones, Gas, Gastritis, Gastroparesis, GI Bleeding, Hemorrhoids, Indigestion, Inguinal Hernia, Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Lactose Intolerance, Liver Disease, Menetrier’s Disease, Microscopic Colitis, Ostomy Surgery of the Bowel, Pancreatitis, Peptic Ulcers, Proctitis, Short Bowel Syndrome, Smoking and the Digestive System, Ulcerative Colitis, Viral Gastroenteritis, Whipple Disease, Your Digestive System and How It Works, Zollinger-Ellison.
Author(s): National Institutes of Health, USA
The chapters in this book were contributions to Health-a monthly magazine published in New York City. Major topics covered includes: Chronic Constipation, Indigestion, Autogenetic Poisons, Diarrhea, Piles, Etc. Also Auto-Infection, Auto-Intoxication, Anemia, Emaciation.
Author(s): Alcinous Burton Jamison
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, Intestinal Parasitosis.
Author(s): Hawassa University
The stomach is a muscular organ located on the left side of the upper abdomen. This note deals the Embryology, Anatomy and Physiology of the stomach.
Author(s): University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville
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.
Author(s): Somchai Amornyotin
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.
Author(s): University of Michigan
Gastrointestinal Diseases sequence is a series of lectures, laboratory exercises, case presentations and a Multidisciplinary Conference that are designed to introduce students to the scientific foundations of diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract. Topics covered includes: Diarrhea and Malabsorption, Malabsorption of Nutrients, Liver Physiology, Liver Tests - Use and Interpretation, Hepatocellular Disease, Cholestatic Liver Diseases, Drugs and the Liver, Liver Physiology, Liver Tests.
Author(s): Rebecca Van Dyke
The book on Membrane-bound Atp-dependent Energy Systems and the Gastrointestinal Mucosal Damage and Protection deals with various aspects of peptic ulcer disease, like clinical pharmacology, nutrition, molecular biochemical pharmacology as well as clinical aspects, and especially with the evaluation of certain biochemical mechanisms in human gastric mucosa and in animal gastric tissues obtained from different ulcer models. Topics covered includes: General Medical Backgrounds, Clinical Pharmacology of Drugs Used in the Treatment of Patients with Peptic Ulcer, Theoretical Backgrounds of the Necessarity for the Changes of Paradigm in Our Ulcer Research, Membrane-Bound Atp-Dependent Energy System, Biochemical Examination of the Human Gastrointestinal Tract, Direct Action of Helicobacter pylori on the Freshly Isolated Rat Gastric Mucosa Cells.
Author(s): Gyula Mozsik and Imre Szabo
This guideline 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
Fecal incontinence, also called a bowel control problem, is the accidental passing of solid or liquid stool or mucus from the rectum. This book provides a brief review of the pathophysiology of fecal incontinence with specific focus on women and children.
Author(s): Anthony G. Catto-Smith
This note is a set of concise, practical guidelines and checklists for the management of common problems in gastroenterology and hepatology. The guidelines are not rigid and do not apply to all situations. They are intended to provide the clinician, especially trainees, easy access to basic information needed in day-to-day decision-making and care.
Author(s): University of Colorado School 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.
Author(s): Daniela Lazar
Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology explores the pathophysiology of a variety of gastrointestinal disorders from gastroesophageal reflux disease to cirrhosis.The course emphasizes fundamental topics in gastrointestinal pathophysiology, with a focus on correlation to clinical issues including treatment options for various common gastrointestinal disorders, each of which are covered in detail.
Author(s): Tufts University
This note covers the following topics: Overview of Embryology, Overview of Physiology, Gastroduodenal Pathophysiology and Disorders, Pathology of Esophagus and Stomach, Mucosal Immunology of the GI Tract, Lipid Digestion, Absorption and Malabsorption, Minicases: Esophagus and Gastric Disorders,Intestinal Pathophysiology, Pathology of the Intestines, Clinic: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Minicases: Malabsorption, Gastrointestinal Neoplasms, Physiological Chemistry of GI Lipids, Physiology and Biochemistry of the Pancreas, Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis, Pathology of Pancreas and Biliary Tract, Biliary Secretion, Cholestasis and Gallstone Formation, Imaging of the GI Tract, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy, Pathology of the Liver, Immunology of the Liver, Jaundice and Disorders of Bilirubin Metabolism, Alcohol and Drug-Induced Liver Disease, Physiology and Biochemistry of the Liver, Minicases: Pancreas and Biliary Disease, Clinic: Chronic Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation, Minicases: Liver Disease, Pathophysiological Consequences of Cirrhosis.
This note explains the following details about Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: symptom, diagnosis, treatment, medication and management.
Author(s): Mohammad Wehbi
This note explains the following topics about Gastrointestinal Disease and Pregnancy: Nausea and Vomiting, Hyperemesis Gravidarum, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Gallstones, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Diarrhea and Constipation.
Author(s): Praveen K Roy
This note explains the following details about Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia: symptom, diagnosis, treatment, medication and management.
Author(s): Hisham Nazer
This note explains the following details about Inferior Vena Caval Thrombosis: symptom, diagnosis, treatment, medication and management.
Author(s): Luis G Fernandez
This note explains the following details about Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: symptom, diagnosis, treatment, medication and management.
Author(s): Emmanuel C Besa
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.
Author(s): Thomas M Attard
This Gastroenterology Articles explains the details about the following: Biliary, Colon, Esophagus, Intestine, Liver, Pancreas, Stomach and Systemic Disease.
This note explains the following topics: Screening and Diagnostics, Treatments and Side Effects, Cancer Prevention, Research and Trials, Ostomy, Advocacy and Anal Cancer.
Author(s): Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada
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.
Author(s): Colorectal Cancer Network
This guide is a clear, practical advice on preventing and treating diarrhoeal diseases. It contains guidelines from medical authorities on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, causes and risk factors, tests, training tips, feedback from the field, alternative medicine and much more for patients and health professionals.
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