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Author Joshi, Deepak
Title Hepatology at a Glance
Imprint Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2015
©2015
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (129 pages)
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Series At a Glance Ser
At a Glance Ser
Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- List of abbreviations -- How to use your revision guide -- About the companion website -- Part 1 Basics -- Chapter 1 Liver and biliary anatomy and structure -- Development -- Macro liver and biliary anatomy -- Blood and lymphatic supply -- Micro liver structure -- Chapter 2 Liver metabolism and function -- Metabolism -- Drug metabolism -- Synthesis -- Immunological function -- Chapter 3 Coagulation in liver disease -- Normal coagulation -- Fibrinolysis -- Inhibitory factors -- Coagulopathy in liver disease -- Abnormal coagulation tests in CLD -- Approach to bleeding risk -- Chapter 4 Liver fibrosis -- Liver fibrosis -- Part 2 Evaluation of liver disease -- Chapter 5 Clinical history -- Common presenting complaints -- Past medical history -- Drug history -- Family history -- Systematic review -- Chapter 6 Liver examination -- Hands signs -- Skin and musculoskeletal signs -- Facial signs -- Chest signs -- Abdominal signs -- Signs of decompensation -- Chapter 7 Liver function tests -- Definition -- Markers of synthetic function -- Markers of liver damage -- Chapter 8 Radiology in liver disease -- Ultrasound -- Computed tomography scan -- Magnetic resonance imaging -- Advanced endoscopy -- Interventional radiology -- Nuclear medicine -- Chapter 9 Liver biopsy -- Indications -- Types of liver biopsy -- Complications -- Contraindications -- Adequacy of specimen -- Staining -- Interpretation of a liver biopsy -- Chapter 10 Non-invasive markers of fibrosis -- Imaging -- Serum markers -- Breath tests -- Part 3 Clinical scenarios -- Chapter 11 Asymptomatic abnormal LFTs -- Non-invasive liver screen -- Assessment of severity -- Chapter 12 Jaundice -- Classification -- Chapter 13 Portal hypertension -- Chapter 14 Variceal bleeding -- Diagnosis and surveillance
Endoscopic grading of OV -- Management -- Chapter 15 Ascites -- Ascites -- Chapter 16 Management of complications of ascites -- Management of refractory ascites -- Complication of ascites -- Chapter 17 Renal dysfunction in cirrhosis -- Renal dysfunction in cirrhosis -- Chapter 18 Cardiopulmonary complications -- Haemodynamics of cirrhosis and cirrhotic cardiomyopathy -- Porto-pulmonary hypertension -- Hepatopulmonary syndrome -- Hepatic hydrothorax -- Chapter 19 Hepatic encephalopathy -- Hepatic encephalopathy -- Grading of hepatic encephalopathy -- Chapter 20 Acute liver failure -- Acute liver failure -- Chapter 21 Liver disease in pregnancy -- Pregnancy-related liver diseases -- Pre-existing liver diseases and pregnancy -- Liver diseases coincidental with pregnancy -- Chapter 22 Indications for liver transplantation -- Liver transplantation -- Chapter 23 Drug-induced liver injury -- Definitions -- Epidemiology -- Mechanisms -- Risk factors -- Diagnosis -- Assessment of suspected DILI -- Dress syndrome -- Chapter 24 Focal liver lesions -- Benign lesions -- Malignant lesions -- Part 4 Diseases -- Chapter 25 Alcohol-related liver disease -- Alcohol-related liver diseases -- Alcoholic hepatitis -- Chapter 26 Management of alcohol misuse -- Screening for alcohol misuse -- Assessment -- Management -- Chapter 27 Fatty liver disease -- Definitions -- Epidemiology -- Pathophysiology -- Investigations -- Management -- Prognosis -- Chapter 28 Hepatitis A and hepatitis E viruses -- Hepatitis A virus -- Hepatitis E virus -- Other viruses -- Chapter 29 Hepatitis B virus and delta hepatitis -- Hepatitis B virus -- Delta hepatitis virus -- Chapter 30 Hepatitis C virus -- Hepatitis C virus -- Chapter 31 Autoimmune hepatitis -- Autoimmune hepatitis -- Chapter 32 Primary biliary cirrhosis -- Primary biliary cirrhosis -- Chapter 33 Sclerosing cholangiopathies
Primary sclerosing cholangitis -- Secondary sclerosing cholangitis -- IgG4-related sclerosing cholangitis -- Chapter 34 Overlap syndromes -- AIH-PBC -- AIH-PSC -- PBC-PSC -- AIH-Hepatitis C -- Chapter 35 Haemochromatosis and iron overload -- Causes of iron overload -- Hereditary haemochromatosis -- Chapter 36 Wilson's disease -- Wilson's disease -- Chapter 37 Metabolic disorders -- Metabolic disorders -- Chapter 38 Multisystemic diseases -- Cystic fibrosis -- Sarcoidosis -- Amyloidosis -- α1-Antitrypsin deficiency -- Chapter 39 Vascular disorders -- Vascular disorders -- Chapter 40 Hepatocellular carcinoma -- Primary liver cancers -- Hepatocellular carcinoma -- Chapter 41 Cholangiocarcinoma -- Chapter 42 Surgical procedures -- Hepatic resection -- Surgical shunts -- Bariatric surgery -- Chapter 43 Biliary disorders -- Biliary disorders -- Chapter 44 Pancreatic disorders -- Pancreatic cancer -- Pancreatic cystic tumours -- Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours -- Acute pancreatitis -- Chronic pancreatitis -- Chapter 45 Post-liver transplantation: general considerations -- Immunosuppression -- Cellular rejection -- General advice -- Complications -- Chapter 46 Post-liver transplantation: disease recurrence -- Abnormal liver function tests -- Recurrent disease -- Chapter 47 Tropical liver disease: parenchymal -- Abnormal LFTs and/or jaundice -- Chronic liver disease -- Chapter 48 Tropical liver disease: hepatobiliary -- Solid liver mass -- Cystic liver mass -- Parasitic biliary obstruction -- Chapter 49 Nutrition and liver disease -- Pathophysiology of malnutrition -- Diagnosis -- Nutritional management -- Intestinal failure-associated liver disease -- Further reading -- Index -- EULA
Hepatology at a Glance is an accessible, illustrated introduction to this increasingly important specialty. This brand new title helps the reader to develop a solid understanding of liver disease, and to recognise, diagnose and treat all types of routinely encountered liver and biliary disorders. It covers key areas such as the development, structure and function of the liver, transplantation, surgery and nutrition. Common cases of liver disorders and scenario, and the management of rarer diseases and disorders in special patient groups such as the pregnant are included. Hepatology at a Glance: Is a unique and concise resource on hepatology created for junior medical staff Maintains a practical emphasis, with advice on history, examination and clinical testing Includes clinical scenarios, with self-assessment questions and full explanations to answers Follows the curriculum set by and with the support of the British Society of Gastroenterology Includes a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/hepatology featuring 30 MCQs Providing guidance on all vital aspects of the specialty, Hepatology at a Glance is a succinct and accessible summative resource to enable a thorough understanding of the field
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Joshi, Deepak Hepatology at a Glance Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2015 9781118759394
Subject Liver -- Diseases.;Hepatology
Electronic books
Alt Author Keane, Geri
Brind, Alison
Keane, Geri
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