With further rapid advances in diagnosis and therapy, the field of chronic viral hepatitis C and B has changed in important ways since the first edition of this best-selling text. This new edition is intended to bring all those involved in the care of patients with hepatitis up to date with the...
Published December 29th 2004 by CRC Press
Hepatitis, the leading indication for liver transplantation, is a straight-forward disease when it comes to diagnosis: it is a disease of pathology and is diagnosed by liver biopsy, with the result being either positive or negative. There is only one effective treatment: interferons. Nonetheless,...
Published September 26th 2002 by CRC Press
Series: Gastroenterology and Hepatology
This up-to-date reference serves as a comprehensive overview of, and patient treatment manual for, chronic viral hepatitis-accounting for subtleties in the diagnosis and treatment of individual patients, rapidly evolving concepts in patient management, and heightened public awareness of the...
Published September 25th 2001 by CRC Press
Series: The Sandhurst Conference Series
The nature of UN operational involvement in the practical management of conflict has evolved dramatically since the end of the Cold War. The post-Cold War liberation of the Security Council, the subsequent paralysis in its decision-making competence, and the apparent dilution of the concept of...
Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge