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Handbook of Liver Disease

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ISBN: 9780323478748
ISBN: 9780323478748

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Illus: Approx. 100 illustrations (90 in full color) Size: 152 X 229 mm Product Type: Softcover

Well-organized and vibrantly illustrated throughout, Handbook of Liver Disease is a comprehensive yet concise handbook providing authoritative guidance on key clinical issues in liver disease. The quick-reference outline format ensures that youll find answers when you need them, and cover-to-cover updates keep you abreast of the recent rapid changes in the field. Written by leading international experts in hepatology, this reference is ideal for hepatologists, gastroenterologists, internists, family practitioners, trainees, and others who diagnose and manage patients with liver disorders.


  • Uses a highly templated outline format, key points in each chapter, alert symbols, and highlighted review points to provide a “just the facts” approach to daily clinical questions on liver disease.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, Q&As, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

New To This Edition:

  • Features expanded hepatitis chapters, including completely updated coverage of new, safe, and effective oral regimens for the treatment of hepatitis C.
  • Provides completely updated coverage of: alcoholic liver disease * autoimmune hepatitis * portal hypertension * primary biliary cholangitis * hepatic tumors * cirrhosis * nonalcoholic liver disease * liver transplantation * and more.
  • Includes the latest information on adolescents with liver disease moving into adult care.
  • Covers the revised criteria for prioritizing liver transplantation using the MELDNa score, new options for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma, and improved management of hepatorenal syndrome.
  • Περιεχόμενα

    1. Assessment of Liver Function and Diagnostic Studies

    2. Acute Liver Failure

    3. Hepatitis A and Hepatitis E

    4. Hepatitis B and Hepatitis D

    5. Hepatitis C

    6. Hepatitis Caused by Other Viruses

    7. Autoimmune Hepatitis

    8. Alcoholic Liver Disease

    9. Fatty Liver and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

    10. Drug-Induced and Toxic Liver Disease

    11. Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension

    12. Portal Hypertension and Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    13. Ascites and Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

    14. Hepatorenal Syndrome

    15. Hepatic Encephalopathy

    16. Primary Biliary Cholangitis

    17. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    18. Hemochromatosis

    19. Wilson Disease and Related Disorders

    20. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency and Other Metabolic Liver Diseases

    21. Budd-Chiari Syndrome and Other Vascular Disorders

    22. The Liver in Heart Failure

    23. The Liver in Pregnancy

    24. The Liver in Systemic Disease

    25. Pediatric Liver Disease

    26. Liver Disease in the Elderly

    27. Hepatobiliary Complications of HIV

    28. Granulomatous Liver Disease

    29. Hepatic Tumors

    30. Hepatic Abscesses and Cysts

    31. Other Infections Involving the Liver

    32. Surgery in the Patient with Liver Disease and Postoperative Jaundice

    33. Liver Transplantation

    34. Cholelithiasis and Cholecystitis

    35. Diseases of the Bile Ducts

    36. Tumors of the Biliary Tract