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Gastroenterological Endoscopy


Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9783131258533
Publication Date: January 2018

Highly Commended by the BMA Medical Book Awards for Internal Medicine!

Written and edited by internationally renowned specialists, the third edition of Gastroenterological Endoscopy covers the entire spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for the upper and lower GI tract while providing the latest overview of GI disorders. A great wealth of high-resolution photographs provides the visual information needed to confidently assess and diagnose mucosal lesions of the entire digestive tract. Significant advances in the field—both medical and technical—since the last edition are covered in comprehensive detail.

Key Features:

  • New panel of top international editors, continuing the tradition of excellence, depth, and breadth as originated by founding editors Classen, Tytgat, and Lightdale; list of contributing authors is a "who's who" of GI endoscopy
  • Coverage of newest, advanced tools and techniques: gastric-POEMS, submucosal tunnel endoscopic resection (STER), lumen-apposing metal stents, "over-the-scope" clips, and much more
  • More than 750 exquisite images

Gastroenterological Endoscopy, third edition, surely deserves a prominent place in any complete endoscopy reference collection.

I Introduction to Endoscopy
1 Education and Training in Endoscopy
2 The Value of Clinical Research
II The Patient and Endoscopy
3 Informed Consent for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
4 Patient Preparation and Sedation for Endoscopy
5 Design of the Endoscopy Suite
6 Cleaning and Disinfection in Endoscopy
7 Electrosurgical Principles for Endoscopy
8 Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Endoscopy
9 Quality Assurance in Endoscopy
10 Endoscopic Complications
11 Anticoagulation and Endoscopy
III General Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures and Techniques
12 Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
13 Enteroscopy Techniques
14 Wireless Video Capsule Endoscopy
15 Colonoscopy: Preparation, Instrumentation, and Technique
16 Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
17 Cholangioscopy
18 Advanced Imaging Methods
19 The Contribution of Histopathology to Endoscopy
20 Endoscopic Ultrasonography
21 Hybrid, Natural Orifice, and Laparoscopy-Assisted Endoscopy: New Paradigms in Minimally Invasive Therapy
IV Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Disease
22 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Infectious Esophagitis
23 Barrett's Esophagus and Early Neoplasia
24 Squamous Neoplasia of the Esophagus
25 Benign Esophageal Strictures and Esophageal Narrowing Including Eosinophilic Esophagitis
26 Achalasia
27 Advanced Esophageal Cancer
28 Peptic Ulcer Disease and Bleeding, Including Duodenal Ulcer
29 Gastric Cancer Including Early Neoplasia and Preneoplastic Conditions
30 Obesity: Endoscopic Approaches
31 Small Intestinal Diseases Beyond the Duodenum
32 Sporadic Neoplastic Polyps of the Duodenum and Ampulla
33 Malabsorption and Food Allergy/Intolerance
34 Portal Hypertension, Varices, Gastropathy, and Gastric Antral Vascular Ectasia
V Lower Gastrointestinal Tract Disease
35 Colorectal Polyps and Cancer Screening/Prevention
36 Advanced Colorectal Polyps and Early Cancer Resection
37 Inheritable Cancer Syndromes
38 Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Microscopic Colitis
39 Lower Intestinal Bleeding Disorders
40 Anorectal Diseases
VI Biliopancreatic, Hepatic, and Peritoneal Diseases
41 Benign Biliary Disorders
42 Malignant Biliary Disease
43 Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
44 Pancreatic Cancers and Cystic Neoplasms
45 Subepithelial Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract
46 Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies

Praise for the previous edition:
"Extraordinary achievement … this volume stands on its own as a marvelous feat in bringing such a vast array of clear and coherent instruction to endoscopists at all skill levels."—Gastroenterology

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