Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures in Gastroenterology

An Illustrated Guide

  • Subbaramiah Sridhar
  • George Y. Wu

Part of the Clinical Gastroenterology book series (CG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Procedures and Devices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John Affronti, Andrew Lake
      Pages 15-21
    3. Parit Mekaroonkamol, Saurabh Chawla
      Pages 23-39
    4. Shekhar Sharma, Edward Gibson, Noriya Uedo, Rajvinder Singh
      Pages 57-65
    5. Taimur Khan, Prateek Sharma
      Pages 67-74
    6. Pornchai Leelasinjaroen, Muhammed Sherid, Subbaramiah Sridhar
      Pages 89-105
    7. Andrew M. Veitch
      Pages 107-113
    8. Rapat Pittayanon, Rungsun Rerknimitr
      Pages 115-130
    9. Davinderbir Pannu, Dennis Yang, Peter V. Draganov
      Pages 131-141
    10. Darius A. Jahann, Vanessa M. Shami
      Pages 143-153
    11. Theodore Rokkas
      Pages 155-163
    12. Sidhartha S. Tulachan, Jigar Bhagatwala, Subbaramiah Sridhar
      Pages 165-178
    13. Muhammed Sherid, Subbaramiah Sridhar
      Pages 179-192
    14. Jonggi Choi, Young-Suk Lim
      Pages 193-206
    15. Yezaz A. Ghouri, Gurinder Luthra
      Pages 207-223
    16. Siegfried Yu, Subbaramiah Sridhar, Sherman M. Chamberlain
      Pages 225-251
    17. Arthur Kaffes, Mathew J. Keegan
      Pages 253-264
    18. Anthony A. Razzak, Andrew S. Ross, Richard A. Kozarek
      Pages 265-285
    19. Peter H. Rubin, Jerome D. Waye
      Pages 287-296
    20. Tiing Leong Ang, Daphne Ang, James Chi Yong Ngu
      Pages 297-305
    21. Gustavo A. Machicado, Dennis M. Jensen
      Pages 307-322
    22. V. K. Rai, Usha Goenka, M. K. Goenka
      Pages 323-330
    23. Roopjeet K. Bath, George Y. Wu
      Pages 339-347
    24. Alexander Larson, Bret T. Petersen
      Pages 357-366
    25. Hendrikus Vanderveldt, Sandeep Patel
      Pages 367-374
    26. Isaac Raijman
      Pages 375-385
    27. Yen-I Chen, Patrick Okolo III
      Pages 387-397
    28. Dongwook Oh, Dong-Wan Seo
      Pages 399-410
    29. Shailesh Kumar, Jan-Werner Poley, Marco J. Bruno
      Pages 411-427
    30. Muhammad K. Hasan, Joseph Romagnuolo
      Pages 429-445
    31. Olaya Brewer-Gutierrez, Vikesh K. Singh
      Pages 447-458
    32. Roald F. Havre, Adrian Saftoiu, Manoop S. Bhutani, Peter Vilmann
      Pages 459-471
    33. Subbaramiah Sridhar, Pornchai Leelasinjaroen
      Pages 473-491
    34. Vinay Dhir, Irfan Sandozi, Amit Maydeo
      Pages 493-503
    35. Ji Young Bang, Shyam Varadarajulu
      Pages 505-509
    36. Amit H. Sachdev, Ali S. Khan, Frank G. Gress
      Pages 511-519
    37. Tian En Timothy Seah, Thanh Nho Do, Nobuyoshi Takeshita, Khek Yu Ho, Soo Jay Phee
      Pages 521-536
    38. Vihar Surti
      Pages 537-549
    39. John H. Rodriguez, Jeffrey Ponsky
      Pages 551-553
  3. Procedure Units, Quality and Efficiency

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 555-555
    2. Lavanya Viswanathan, Satish S. C. Rao
      Pages 557-566
    3. Gajen Perry, Edward Gibson, Rajvinder Singh
      Pages 567-574
    4. George Tan, Theresa Thompson, Amol Sharma
      Pages 575-585
    5. Lukejohn W. Day, David Belson, Ziad F. Gellad
      Pages 587-601

About this book


This new edition provides a comprehensive overview of procedures for the gastrointestinal tract. The volume describes the indications, contraindications, and precise method of a procedure, under normal anatomical conditions and when the gastrointestinal tract is surgically altered. In addition to revised chapters from the previous edition, the latest edition features new chapters that cover such topics as endoscopic accessories, cleaning and disinfecting gastrointestinal endoscopes, tissue sampling, removal of foreign bodies, and confocal endoscopy and robotic endoscopy. Each chapter is also accompanied by photographs, diagrams, tables, and algorithms to precisely and easily display complex information.

Written by leading authorities from around the globe, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures in Gastroenterology: An Illustrated Guide, Second Edition is a valuable resource for gastroenterologists, primary care physicians, and gastroenterology fellows in training who treat and manage patients with gastrointestinal disorders.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Subbaramiah Sridhar
    • 1
  • George Y. Wu
    • 2
  1. 1.Advanced Endoscopy, Digestive Health Center, Section of Gastroenterology & HepatologyMedical College of Georgia, Augusta UniversityAugustaUSA
  2. 2.Division of Gastroenterology-HepatologyUniversity of Connecticut Health CenterFarmingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-62991-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-62993-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-7399
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-7704
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