Cholestatic Liver Disease

  • Elizabeth J. Carey
  • Keith D. Lindor

Part of the Clinical Gastroenterology book series (CG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Andrea A. Gossard
    Pages 1-12
  3. Einar S. Björnsson
    Pages 13-31
  4. Marina G. Silveira
    Pages 33-50
  5. Meredith Borman, Bertus Eksteen
    Pages 51-85
  6. Said Al Mamari, Emma L. Culver, Roger W. Chapman
    Pages 87-110
  7. Tamir Miloh, Ozlem Pinar Bulut
    Pages 111-125
  8. Mary A. Atia, Bashar Aqel
    Pages 127-141
  9. Anitha Yadav, Elizabeth J. Carey
    Pages 143-162
  10. Abrar Ahmed, Marlyn J. Mayo
    Pages 163-188
  11. Denise M. Harnois, Kymberly D. S. Watt
    Pages 189-199
  12. Anne M. Larson
    Pages 201-228
  13. James H. Tabibian, Todd H. Baron
    Pages 229-252
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 253-259

About this book

Introduction

Since the publication of the first edition, there have been advances in both the diagnosis and the management of many of the cholestatic liver diseases. Cholestatic Liver Disease, Second Edition thoroughly updates the topics previously addressed, such as primary biliary cirrhosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and cholestatic variants of drug hepatotoxicity and viral disease. New treatments, such as the development of the farnesoid X receptor agonists for the treatment of PBC, are highlighted. Current guidelines and areas of uncertainty are also covered. Additionally, new chapters have been added to reflect the changing landscape of cholestatic liver disease.

 

Cholestatic Liver Disease, Second Edition is a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field and is of value to clinicians and researchers interested in patients with cholestatic liver disease provide that will help to guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts. ​​

Editors and affiliations

  • Elizabeth J. Carey
    • 1
  • Keith D. Lindor
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Gastroenterology and HepatologyMayo ClinicPhoenixUSA
  2. 2.Mayo ClinicPhoenixUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-1013-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1012-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1013-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-7399
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-7704
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