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Clinical Hepatology

Principles and Practice of Hepatobiliary Diseases

Benefits

  • Comprehensive and readable

  • Practical and up to date

  • Provides a rational basis for the practice of hepatology

  • Fast and easy access to common and rare problems encountered in practice

  • Your one-step resource for clinical hepatology

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Structure and Function of the Liver

    1. Section I Embryology, Anatomy, and Histology

      1. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 7-10
      2. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 11-14
      3. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 15-51
    2. Section II Fundamentals of Hepatic Physiology and Biochemistry

      1. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 55-59
      2. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 61-74
      3. Henryk Dancygier, Uta Merle, Wolfgang Stremmel, Claus Niederau
        Pages 75-102
      4. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 127-130
      5. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 131-136
      6. Dieter Häussinger
        Pages 137-140
      7. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 141-152
      8. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 153-156
      9. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 157-168
  3. Pathophysiology and Morphology of Liver Injury

    1. Section III Causes and Mechanisms of Liver Injury

      1. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 181-183
      2. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 185-187
      3. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 189-190
      4. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 191-196
      5. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 197-198

About this book

Introduction

Clinical Hepatology - Principles and Practice of Hepatobiliary Diseases provides clear and comprehensive coverage of the etiology, mechanisms of disease, diagnosis, and practical management of the entire spectrum of liver and biliary disorders. It also affords an excellent, evidence-based review of the rapidly expanding field of hepatobiliary diseases.

  • Comprehensive
  • Very readable
  • Practical
  • Up to date
  • Provides a rational basis for the practice of hepatology
  • Your one-step resource for clinical hepatology
  • Fast and easy access to common and rare problems encountered in practice

 

Henryk Dancygier is Chief of the Department of Medicine II at the Klinikum Offenbach, and Professor of Medicine at the Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main. He graduated from the University of Heidelberg and trained in Pathology, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He holds degrees from the University of Heidelberg, Frankfurt and the Technical University of Munich and currently is Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York.

Henryk Dancygier is author of a number of books including (English translations) "AIDS – a Clinical Compendium" (1993), "Memorix – Gastroenterology and Hepatology" (1998), "Endosonography in Gastroeneterology: Principles, Techniques, Findings" (1999), "Liver Diseases – the ABC of Therapy" (2003) and "Clinical Hepatology – Diagnosis and Therapy of Hepatobiliary Disorders" (2003) that have been translated into several languages and he has also contributed numerous chapters in Medical Textbooks.

Keywords

Biliary Diseases Clinical Hepatology Hepatobiliary Diseases Hepatology Liver Diseases biochemistry imaging

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Chair, Department of Medicine II, Klinikum OffenbachGoethe University Frankfurt/MainOffenbachGermany
  2. 2.Department of Medicine, Division of Liver DiseasesMount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

About the authors

Henryk Dancygier is Chief of the Department of Medicine II at the Klinikum Offenbach, and Professor of Medicine at the Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main. He graduated from the University of Heidelberg and trained in Pathology, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He holds degrees from the University of Heidelberg, Frankfurt and the Technical University of Munich and currently is Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York.

Henryk Dancygier is author of a number of books including (English translations) "AIDS – a Clinical Compendium" (1993), "Memorix - Gastroenterology and Hepatology" (1998), "Endosonography in Gastroenterology: Principles, Techniques, Findings" (1999), "Liver Diseases - the ABC of Therapy" (2003) and "Clinical Hepatology – Diagnosis and Therapy of Hepatobiliary Disorders" (2003) that have been translated into several languages and he has also contributed numerous chapters in Medical Textbooks.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Clinical Hepatology
  • Book Subtitle Principles and Practice of Hepatobiliary Diseases
  • Authors Henryk Dancygier
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-93842-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-93841-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-93842-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXVIII, 652
  • Number of Illustrations 63 b/w illustrations, 398 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Original german edition published in 2002
  • Topics Hepatology
    Gastroenterology
    Endocrinology
    Medical Biochemistry
    Pathology
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