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ISBN : 9781632412645

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Gastroenterology

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 115.00

Description :  The integrated approaches towards colitis are elucidated in this all-inclusive book. Colitis refers to inflammation of colon. There are various reasons for its cause but the symptoms remain similar in all cases. Therefore, the choice of appropriate therapy according to the correct diagnosis is essential for the proper treatment of the disease. There has been a change in attention towards pathogenesis of colitis from infectious to idiopathic inflammatory bowel diseases over the past few years. Colitis cases related to chemical therapies and particular pathogens are prominent in hospitalized and immunodeficient patients respectively. This book provides better understanding on the pathogenesis, resolution techniques and treatment methods of colitis.

Author/Editor :  Penelope Clark

Author's Description :  Penelope Clark, MD, specializes in colorectal surgery. Her clinical and research interests lie in colorectal cancer, colitis and colonic disorders. She also serves as a visiting faculty of gastroenterology in various colleges across United States and Canada. Clark is a keynote member of several medical associations and societies; and is a regular contributor to peer-reviewed medical journals. She also has numerous articles, journal papers and book chapters in the field of medicine to her credit.