Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, An issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323290289, 9780323290296

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, An issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, Volume 43-1

1st Edition

Authors: Joel Richter
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323290289
eBook ISBN: 9780323290296
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th March 2014

Description

Gastroesophageal reflux disease and its complications effect 40 % of the US population. It is the most common reason for outpatient GI visits with treatment costs amounting to nearly $10 billion a year. Thisissue updates interested physicians on the new advance in GERD pathogenesis, diagnosis and medical/surgical treatment , especially over the last 5 years. Lots of advancements have been made in this time period and this will be a excellent reference book for the busy academic and community physician interested in GERD.

"The data summarized in a concise manner in this book gives an excellent tool for clinical practice in order to establish a precise diagnosis, appropriate investigation procedures and an adequate therapy in GERD patients."
Reviewed by: Ciobanu Lidia, Bogdan Furnea, Cluj-Napoca, Romania on behalf of The Journal of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases, June 2014


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323290296
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323290289

About the Authors

Joel Richter Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida