- Authors: Shanthi Srinivasan, Lawrence S. Friedman
- File Size: 9 MB
- Format: PDF
- Length: 512 pages
- Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd edition
- Publishing Date: January 16, 2018
- Language: English
- ASIN: B0775HJ3BR
- ISBN-10: 1119235227, 1119235189
- ISBN-13: 9781119235224, 9781119235187
The revised Sitaraman and Friedman’s Essentials of Gastroenterology 2nd edition (PDF) provides a concise and highly practical guide to gastroenterology. The textbook covers every major disorder likely to be encountered during both clinical practice and in GI training. It also offers a handbook for preparing for Board examinations (e.g., Internal Medicine Board examinations and USMLE) as well as a handy clinical consultation tool. Fully updated to reflect the latest scientific information and practice guidelines, each section of the ebook covers a specific area of the gastroenterology tract and follows a standard outline: general information, clinical presentation, etiology and pathophysiology, normal physiology, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, prognosis, complications, and treatment.
The textbook provides easy-to-assimilate information on each disorder and includes the key facts, concise, bulleted paragraphs, and a structure that lends itself to accessibility and point-of-care use in a busy clinical setting. In addition, Internal Medicine Board-style multiple choice questions allow users to self-assess their knowledge, a photo gallery provides a great visual element, and clinical cases throughout allow readers to identify with real-life clinical scenarios. Essentials of Gastroenterology is the hands-on guide that:
Designed for us by gastroenterologists and GI trainees, Essentials of Gastroenterology 2nd edition is the improved and revised edition of the popular manual that is filled with up-to-date information on all the GI disorders. Trainees will learn the essentials of their specialty, as well as providing the seasoned gastroenterologist with a useful refresher tool.