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New and Published Books

  1. Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease

    Edited by Oren Tirosh

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most common liver diseases worldwide affecting patients from all ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds. It comprises a spectrum of hepatic pathology ranging from simple steatosis, in which there is an increase of fat accumulation in hepatocytes, to...

    Published August 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Nutrition and Bariatric Surgery

    Edited by Robert F. Kushner, Christopher D. Still

    Bariatric surgery has led to improved health outcomes including significant weight loss and reduction in co-morbidities among patients with obesity. Clinical practice guidelines recommend that patients considering bariatric surgery undergo a comprehensive nutritional assessment. Nutrition and...

    Published August 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Pediatric Gastroenterology

    A Color Handbook

    By John F. Pohl, Christopher Jolley, Daniel Gelfond

    Series: Medical Color Handbook Series

    During the past 20 years, there has been an explosion of clinical, basic science, and translational research leading to a better understanding of the physiology and disease processes in the gastrointestinal system of children. Endoscopic techniques have improved, correlation of radiographic and...

    Published May 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Intestinal Microbiota in Health and Disease

    Modern Concepts

    Edited by Eduardo J. Schiffrin, Philippe Marteau, Dominique Brassart

    Now considered an organ with defensive and metabolic capabilities, the intestinal microbiota plays a major role in the local host immune system development and education. It contributes to the generation of a homeostatic balance characterized by the capacity to react against pathogens while...

    Published February 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Regenerative Medicine, Stem Cells and the Liver

    By David C. Hay

    The regenerative capacity of the liver has been recognized for centuries, but when it is overwhelmed by insulting stimuli or is chronically damaged, its regenerative capability is substantially reduced or lost. Researchers have been working to find solutions to cure failing human liver function....

    Published April 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Clinical Management of Intestinal Failure

    Edited by Christopher P. Duggan, Kathleen M. Gura, Tom Jaksic

    A complex disease entity, intestinal failure (IF) has only recently become accepted as a distinct clinical syndrome. Improvements across a wide range of disciplines—including critical care and organ transplantation as well as surgical, medical, and nutritional therapies—have led to a steady rise in...

    Published December 7th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Nutrition Desk Reference

    Edited by Gerard E. Mullin, Laura E. Matarese, Melissa Palmer

    While the gastrointestinal tract ingests, digests, and absorbs nutrients, the liver transforms nutrients, synthesizes plasma proteins, and detoxifies bacteria and toxins absorbed from the gut. It is therefore not surprising that gastrointestinal and hepatic diseases have a major impact on the...

    Published September 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Islet Cell Growth Factors

    By Rohit N. Kulkarni

    This book, Islet Cell Growth Factors, provides a timely contribution to the current thinking regarding the concepts in the area of islet cell regeneration with special reference to insulin secreting beta cells. The contributions are from leaders in the field with a long-standing interest in the...

    Published February 7th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Gastroenterology, Second Edition

    By Ralph Boulton, Claire Cousins, Sanjeev Gupta, Humphrey J. F. Hodgson

    Series: Medical Color Handbook Series

    Combining the advantages of a color atlas with those of a short text, the authors provide systematic coverage of the diseases and disorders of the digestive tract. The book is filled with high quality color imaging and diagrams and includes the latest developments in investigation and management...

    Published February 4th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Surgical Management of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Disorders, Second Edition

    Edited by Graeme J. Poston, Michael D’Angelica, René Adam

    Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) surgery is now firmly established within the repertoire of modern general surgery. This new edition has been completely rewritten by world-leading surgeons to reflect the considerable advances made in the surgical management of HPB disorders since the highly...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by CRC Press