Physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract, Fifth Edition a winner of a 2013 Highly Commended BMA Medical Book Award for Internal Medicine a covers the study of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of the GI Tract while linking the clinical disease or disorder, bridging the gap between clinical and laboratory medicine. The gastrointestinal system is responsible for the breakdown and absorption of various foods and liquids needed to sustain life. Other diseases and disorders treated by clinicians in this area include: food allergies, constipation, chronic liver disease and cirrhosis, gallstones, gastritis, GERD, hemorrhoids, IBS, lactose intolerance, pancreatic, appendicitis, celiac disease, Crohnas disease, peptic ulcer, stomach ulcer, viral hepatitis, colorectal cancer and liver transplants. The new edition is a highly referenced and useful resource for gastroenterologists, physiologists, internists, professional researchers, and instructors teaching courses for clinical and research students. 2013 Highly Commended BMA Medical Book Award for Internal Medicine Discusses the multiple processes governing gastrointestinal function Each section edited by preeminent scientist in the field Updated, four-color illustrations2003;278:35451a35457. ... A critical role for TLR4 in the pathogenesis of necrotizing enterocolitis by modulating intestinal injury and repair. ... Ray RM, McCormack SA, Covington C, Viar MJ, Zheng Y, Johnson LR. ... 1998;140:961a 972.
|Title||:||Physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract, Two Volume Set|
|Author||:||Hamid M. Said|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2012-07-04|