Cholestatic Liver Diseases, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455771134, 9781455771998

Cholestatic Liver Diseases, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease, Volume 17-2

1st Edition

Authors: Cynthia Levy
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455771134
eBook ISBN: 9781455771998
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 4th April 2013

Description

Dr. Levy is a key leader in the field of hepatology , and she has enlisted authors who are top experts in their fields to submit state-of-the-art clinical reviews on cholestatic liver diseases. Articles are devoted to genetic determinants of cholestasis, nuclear receptors as drug targets, drug-induced cholestasis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, therapeutic advances in primary biliary cirrhosis, overlap syndromes, autoimmune sclerosing cholangitis, secondary sclerosing cholangitis, Focus is also on familial cholestasis, allagile syndrome and other hereditary causes of cholestasis, Systemic causes of cholestasis, advances in pathogenesis and treatment of pruritus, care of the cholestatic patient, and transplantation for cholestatic diseases . Readers will come away with a full overview of the diagnosis and treatment of cholestatic liver diseases.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9781455771998
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455771134

About the Authors

Cynthia Levy Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Miami Medical Center, Center for Liver Diseases, Miami, FL