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Clinical Hepatology

Principles and Practice of Hepatobiliary Diseases

  • 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

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Book

Table of contents

  1. Pathophysiology and Morphology of Liver Injury

    1. Section III Causes and Mechanisms of Liver Injury

      1. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 199-200
      2. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 201-202
      3. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 203-204
    2. Section IV Morphologic Patterns of Liver Injury

      1. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 207-218
      2. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 219-234
      3. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 235-239
      4. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 241-246
      5. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 247-249
      6. Henryk Dancygier, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 251-268
    3. Section V Scoring Systems in Hepatology

      1. Thomas Longerich, Peter Schirmacher
        Pages 271-288
      2. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 289-293
  2. Evaluation of the Patient with Hepatobiliary Disease

    1. Section VI History and Physical Examination

      1. Henryk Dancygier, Jason N. Rogart
        Pages 301-303
      2. Henryk Dancygier, Jason N. Rogart
        Pages 305-307
      3. Henryk Dancygier, Jason N. Rogart
        Pages 309-316
    2. Section VII Laboratory Testing

      1. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 319-331
      2. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 333-343
      3. Henryk Dancygier
        Pages 345-355
    3. Section VIII Hepatobiliary Imaging and Manometric Studies

      1. Christoph F. Dietrich
        Pages 359-404
      2. Sukru M. Erturk, Esra Cay, Pablo R. Ros
        Pages 405-423
      3. Burkhard Riemann, Otmar Schober
        Pages 425-436

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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