Description

This comprehensive update on irritable bowel syndrome addresses both the state of art diagnosis and treatment as well as emerging therapies and future directions. Worldwide authority, Dr. Eammon Quigley, contributes an article on Therapies Aimed at the Gut Microflora and Inflammation. Other highlights include articles devoted to genetics, biomarkers, and symptom-based diagnostic criteria.

Details

No. of pages:
280
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455704507
eBook ISBN:
9781455709250

About the author

William Chey

Affiliations and Expertise

Co-Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Gastroenterology; Co-Editor-in-Chief, Clinical & Translational Gastroenterology; Professor of Medicine; Director - GI Physiology Laboratory; Co-Director - Michigan Bowel Control Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI