Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455749164, 9781455747368

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease, Volume 16-3

1st Edition

Author: Arun J. Sanyal
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455749164
eBook ISBN: 9781455747368
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 8th August 2012
Page Count: 240

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Dr. Sanyal's expertise as Chairman of the Division of Hepatology at Virginia Commonwealth University and the breadth of his published articles in hepatology make him the perfect person to compile state-of-the-art reviews on the topic of NASH/fatty liver. The articles in this issue address the following topics: The Genetic Epidemiology of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease; Relevance of Liver Histology to Predict Clinically Meaningful Outcomes in NASH; Mechanisms of Simple Hepatic Steatosis; Cellular and Molecular Basis for Phenotype of Steatohepatitis; Mechanisms of Disease Progression in NASH: New Paradigms; Can NASH Be Diagnosed, Graded and Staged Non-Invasively?; Is NAFLD in Children the Same Disease as in Adults?; The Cardiovascular Link to NAFLD: A Critical Analysis; Impact of Behavioral Disturbances and Their Treatment on Obesity and NAFLD; and Management of NASH.


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About the Author

Arun J. Sanyal

Affiliations and Expertise

Charles Caravati Professor and Chair , Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia