Epidemiology and Prevention of Gallstone Disease

Proceedings of an International Workshop on the Epidemiology and Prevention of Gallstone Disease, held in Rome, December 16–17, 1983

  • Editors
  • L. Capocaccia
  • G. Ricci
  • F. Angelico
  • M. Angelico
  • A. F. Attili

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Epidemiology of Gallstone Disease Today

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. G. Ricci, the GREPCO Group
      Pages 9-14
    3. W. C. Knowler, M. J. Carraher, D. J. Pettitt, P. H. Bennett
      Pages 15-22
    4. C. Covarrubias, V. Valdivieso, F. Nervi
      Pages 26-30
  3. Metabolic Aspects of Gallstone Disease and Lessons from Epidemiology

  4. Data from Epidemiology and from Trials: Lessons for Clinical Practice

  5. Prevention of Gallstone Disease: Present Status

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 223-240

About this book


Diabetes cancer epidemiological epidemiology etiology obesity prevention secondary prevention

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-8972-2
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-5606-3
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