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Handbook of Gastroenterologic Procedures
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Handbook of Gastroenterologic Procedures

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 4th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Drossman, Douglas A.; Grimm, Ian S.; Shaheen, Nicholas J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-75008-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96
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The thoroughly updated and greatly expanded fourth edition of the best-selling Handbook of Gastroenterologic Procedures covers all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in current use for adult and pediatric patients.

Fifty procedures—both endoscopic and non-endoscopic—are described in a concise, structured, easy-to-follow format that includes indications, contraindications, patient preparation, equipment, technique, post-procedure care, and complications. Over 100 drawings guide readers through key steps.

This edition includes new diagnostic procedures and many new therapeutic endoscopy chapters. Appendices provide information on organizing a procedure unit, handling specimens, doses of GI drugs, guidelines for endoscopic screening and surveillance, and CPT codes, plus a listing of major equipment vendors and websites.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Drossman, Douglas A.; Grimm, Ian S.; Shaheen, Nicholas J.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-75008-0
  • Specialty:
    Gastroenterology & Hepatology
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th Ed.
  • Pages: 445
  • Illustrations: 112
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96

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