Lecture Notes: Gastroenterology and Hepatology
- Paperback | 288 pages
- 171 x 236 x 13mm | 542g
- 09 May 2016
- John Wiley & Sons Inc
- New York, United States
- 2nd Edition
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05 Oct 2009
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The Lecture Notes series provides concise, yet thorough, introductions to core areas of the undergraduate curriculum, covering both the basic science and the clinical approaches that all medical students and junior doctors need to know.
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Gastroenterology and Hepatology Lecture Notes is a comprehensive yet easy-to-read overview of luminal gastroenterology and hepatology. Covering the epidemiology, causes, clinical features, investigation, treatment and prognosis of all the main gut and liver conditions, it is ideal for both exam preparation and fact finding.
Key features include: A full range of new illustrations, including clinical photographs and scans, that clearly demonstrate signs and symptoms Sections on anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and epidemiology - written to enhance understanding of clinical features Essential information is highlighted throughout the text Case-based self-assessment for each chapter helps retention of knowledge and puts it in its clinical context A new section of 'best answer' MCQs New chapters on inflammatory bowel disease and differential diagnosis of upper GI tract symptoms
Whether learning the basics of the gastrointestinal system, starting a general medical or gastroenterological placement, or looking for a quick-reference overview to revise key concepts, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Lecture Notes is an ideal resource for medical students, MRCP or FRACP candidates and junior doctors.
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About Stephen Inns
Stephen Inns, MBChB FRACP, Clinical Lecturer in Gastroenterology, Otago School of Medicine, Wellington and Consultant Gastroenterologist, Hutt Valley Hospital, Wellington, New Zealand.