Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Bench to Bedside

Editors: Chalasani, Naga, Szabo, Gyongyi (Eds.)

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  • Combines coverage of both alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Includes the most up-to-date clinical information
  • Volume editors are senior investigators in the fields of alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Chapters written by experts in the field
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About this book

This volume is the first text to concisely yet comprehensively cover developments for both alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in an organized fashion. Aspects of these two diseases covered in the book include global epidemiology and risk factors, pathogenesis, animal models, hepatic and extra-hepatic malignancies, treatment models, and current and emerging therapies.

Written by experts in the field, Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Bench to Bedside is a valuable resource for gastroenterologists, pathologists, and hepatologists who treat patients with alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

About the authors

Drs. Chalasani and Szabo are senior investigators in the field of fatty liver disease and have had extensive federal funding to investigate these areas. They both hold leadership positions and are recognized as experts in the field of fatty liver disease. For example, Dr. Chalasani is the lead author of the multi-society practice guideline on the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease& Dr. Szabo is the president-elect of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease which is the largest liver society in the world. They are also actively practicing clinicians and thus aware of clinically relevant knowledge gaps in the field.

Reviews

“The purpose is to serve as a review of both mechanisms of liver disease. The book is meant to compare the two unique diseases, which share several mechanisms. … The book summarizes current knowledge and contains updates on recent research. … This is a high quality resource on the topic of alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, providing an in-depth discussion of the mechanisms … .” (Ryan R. Sefcik, Doody's Book Reviews, June, 2016)


Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-20538-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-20537-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-79308-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Book Subtitle
Bench to Bedside
Editors
  • Naga Chalasani
  • Gyongyi Szabo
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-20538-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-20538-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-20537-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79308-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 372
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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