Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease

  • Petar Mamula
  • Andrew B. Grossman
  • Robert N. Baldassano
  • Judith R. Kelsen
  • Jonathan E. Markowitz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Etiology and Pathogenesis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Christopher J. Cardinale, Hakon Hakonarson
      Pages 3-14
    3. Edwin F. de Zoeten, Ivan J. Fuss
      Pages 31-43
    4. Máire A. Conrad, Gary D. Wu, Judith R. Kelsen
      Pages 45-54
  3. Epidemiology and Clinical Features

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Shehzad A. Saeed, Subra Kugathasan
      Pages 71-86
    3. Benjamin Sahn, James Markowitz
      Pages 87-94
    4. Peter Townsend, Jeffrey S. Hyams
      Pages 95-101
    5. Melissa A. Fernandes, Sofia Verstraete, Melvin B. Heyman
      Pages 103-107
    6. Shervin Rabizadeh, Maria Oliva-Hemker
      Pages 109-116
    7. Amanda Ricciuto, Binita M. Kamath
      Pages 117-134
    8. Thomas D. Walters, Anne M. Griffiths
      Pages 135-153
    9. Francisco Sylvester
      Pages 155-170
    10. Dianne Deplewski, Neera Gupta, Barbara S. Kirschner
      Pages 171-179
    11. Mary E. Sherlock, Eric I. Benchimol
      Pages 181-191
  4. Diagnosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Alka Goyal
      Pages 195-198

About this book


The latest edition of this essential text provides a comprehensive overview of the unique pediatric issues of inflammatory bowel disease. Through new and thoroughly revised chapters, the volume features updates regarding pathogenesis, clinic features, and management, with an emphasis on recent understanding of pharmacokinetics and the utilization of cutting edge therapeutic monitoring to maximize efficacy of medical management. The new edition also highlights newer, recently approved drugs, emerging therapies, and the most recent recommendations regarding post-operative management for patients who ultimately require surgery. 

Written by experts in the field, Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Third Edition is a valuable resource for both pediatric and adult gastroenterologists involved in the care of children with inflammatory bowel disease.  


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Editors and affiliations

  • Petar Mamula
    • 1
  • Andrew B. Grossman
    • 2
  • Robert N. Baldassano
    • 3
  • Judith R. Kelsen
    • 4
  • Jonathan E. Markowitz
    • 5
  1. 1.Division of GI, Hepatology & NutritionThe Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Division of GI, Hepatology & NutritionThe Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA
  3. 3.Division of GI, Hepatology & NutritionThe Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA
  4. 4.Division of GI, Hepatology & NutritionThe Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA
  5. 5.Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & NutritionUniversity of South Carolina School of Medicine - GreenvilleGreenvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-49213-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-49215-5
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