Upper Endoscopy for GI Fellows

Editors: Adler, Douglas G. (Ed.)

  • Provides a concise overview of the most common aspects of upper endoscopy
  • Includes online video clips that illustrate major concepts in the text
  • Written by experts in the field
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About this book

This volume provides a concise overview of the most important and vital aspects of upper endoscopy. The text is specifically geared towards first-year GI fellows and novice endoscopists in order to help them rapidly assimilate the core concepts needed to perform upper endoscopy in the most important and most commonly encountered clinical situations. The book also covers the most important variations of normal anatomy and pathology and how to manage them. Key concepts covered include foreign body removal, diagnosis and management of upper GI bleeding, Barrett's Esophagus, evaluation and management of benign and malignant strictures of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum, submucosal lesions, and evaluation of post operative upper GI anatomy. A plethora of high quality color illustrations and narrated online video clips illustrate major concepts in the book are also included.
Written by experts in the field, Upper Endoscopy for GI Fellows is a valuable resource for new physicians just starting to perform upper endoscopy. 

About the authors

Douglas G. Adler, MD, FACG, AGAF, FASGE received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York, NY. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, in Boston, MA. Dr. Adler completed both a general gastrointestinal fellowship and a therapeutic endoscopy/ERCP fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He then returned to the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for a fellowship in endoscopic ultrasound.
Dr. Adler is currently a tenured Professor of Medicine and Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Adler is also the GI Fellowship Program Director at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine. Working primarily at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine’s Huntsman Cancer Institute, Dr. Adler focuses his clinical, educational, and research efforts on the diagnosis and management of patients with gastrointestinal cancers and complex gastrointestinal disease, with an emphasis on therapeutic endoscopy. He is the author of more than 250 scientific publications, articles, and book chapters. This is Dr. Adler’s sixth textbook on gastroenterology.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • How to Perform a High-Yield Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

    Muniraj, Thiruvengadam (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    Rotman, Stephen R. (et al.)

    Pages 11-20

  • Variceal Upper GI Bleeding

    Tau, Jianhua Andy (et al.)

    Pages 21-29

  • Foreign Body Removal

    Genere, Juan Reyes (et al.)

    Pages 31-41

  • Diagnosis and Management of Barrett’s Esophagus

    Byrne, Kathryn R. (et al.)

    Pages 43-53

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49041-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49039-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Upper Endoscopy for GI Fellows
Editors
  • Douglas G. Adler
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-49041-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-49041-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-49039-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 182
Number of Illustrations and Tables
21 b/w illustrations, 120 illustrations in colour
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