Medical Therapy of Ulcerative Colitis

  • Gary R. Lichtenstein

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Prashant R. Mudireddy, Wojciech Blonski, Gary R. Lichtenstein
    Pages 1-14
  3. Conor Lahiff, Alan C. Moss, Adam S. Cheifetz
    Pages 15-22
  4. Sunil Samuel, Edward V. Loftus Jr.
    Pages 23-30
  5. Hongha T. Vu, Themistocles Dassopoulos
    Pages 31-44
  6. Anthony M. Sofia, Sarah R. Goeppinger, David T. Rubin
    Pages 45-54
  7. Atsushi Sakuraba
    Pages 55-68
  8. Prashant R. Mudireddy, Wojciech Blonski, Gary R. Lichtenstein
    Pages 69-99
  9. Sushila Dalal, Russell D. Cohen
    Pages 101-110
  10. Anita Afzali, Chelle L. Wheat, Scott D. Lee
    Pages 111-119
  11. Gregory P. Botta, Wojciech Blonski, Gary R. Lichtenstein
    Pages 153-166
  12. Andreas Fischer, Daniel C. Baumgart
    Pages 167-173
  13. Marc Ferrante, Séverine Vermeire, Gert Van Assche, Paul Rutgeerts
    Pages 175-184
  14. Ming-Hsi Wang, Jean-Paul Achkar
    Pages 185-190
  15. Farzana Rashid, Gary R. Lichtenstein
    Pages 191-207
  16. Frank I. Scott, Faten N. Aberra
    Pages 209-220
  17. Pascal Juillerat, Joshua R. Korzenik
    Pages 221-235

About this book

Introduction

Medical Therapy of Ulcerative Colitis will serve as an invaluable resource for individual physicians use who treat patients with ulcerative colitis. The text presents a comprehensive overview of medical therapy for management of specific clinical scenarios and also a focus on the individual medications used to treat patients with ulcerative colitis. The book will be evidence based and focus on simplifying the current treatment to make it easy to understand. The chapters are written by experts in their fields and provide the most up to date information. This book will target gastroenterologists who focus on IBD, general gastroenterologists, fellows, and surgeons such as colorectal surgeons or GI surgeons who may treat patients with ulcerative colitis.

Keywords

Antiimetabolite therapy Cyclosporine Oral mesalamine Parenteral corticosteroids Topical mesalamine

Editors and affiliations

  • Gary R. Lichtenstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Gastroenterology DivisionUniversity of Pennsylvania School of MedicinePhiladelphiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1677-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1676-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1677-1
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