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Failed Anti-Reflux Therapy [electronic resource] : Analysis of Causes and Principles of Treatment / edited by P. Marco Fisichella.

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dc.contributor.author Fisichella, P. Marco. editor.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-02T11:15:58Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-02T11:15:58Z
dc.date.created 2017.
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.isbn 9783319468853
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/19685
dc.description X, 143 p. 31 illus., 19 illus. in color.
dc.description.abstract This multi-authored text provides information on the pathophysiology of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), appropriate medical management, and proper indications for and performance of surgical and endoscopic procedures. The Editors look at the current understanding of this disease, and present new information regarding tissue susceptibility, the role of bile and digestive enzymes, and cyclic changes in LES tone. Chapters are devoted to standard therapeutic options for GERD, including lifestyle changes, pharmacologic therapy, and surgery. In addition, newer endoscopic treatments including Stretta, Endocinch, injection of bulking agents, as well as others, are described. Failed Anti-Reflux Therapy: Analysis of Causes and Principles of Treatment is essential to any physician who manages patients with GERD, including internists, gastroenterologists, general surgeons, and thoracic surgeons.
dc.description.tableofcontents History of medical and surgical antireflux therapy -- Establishing the diagnosis of GERD -- Medical management of gastroesophageal reflux disease: algorithms and outcomes -- Principles of successful surgical antireflux procedures -- Diagnosis and treatment of the extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease -- Acute complications of antireflux surgery -- Management of complications after paraesophageal hernia repair -- Persistent symptoms after antireflux surgery and their management -- Technical surgical failures: presentation, etiology, and evaluation -- Symptoms after antireflux surgery: everything is not always caused by surgery -- The medical and endoscopic management of failed surgical antireflux procedures -- Reoperation for failed antireflux surgery -- Management of the short esophagus -- Esophagectomy: indications, techniques, and outcomes. .
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46885-3
dc.subject Medicine.
dc.subject Gastroenterology.
dc.subject Surgery.
dc.subject Thoracic surgery.
dc.subject Medicine & Public Health.
dc.subject Gastroenterology.
dc.subject General Surgery.
dc.subject Thoracic Surgery.
dc.subject.ddc 616.33 23
dc.subject.lcc RC799-869
dc.subject.other Medicine (Springer-11650)
dc.title Failed Anti-Reflux Therapy [electronic resource] : Analysis of Causes and Principles of Treatment / edited by P. Marco Fisichella.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-319-46885-3
dc.description.edition 2nd ed. 2017.
dc.identifier.bib 978-3-319-46885-3
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
dc.format.rda text file PDF


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