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
  18. Adam M. Berg, Francis A. Farraye
    Pages 237-250
  19. Robert Burakoff, Jonathon S. Levine
    Pages 251-254
  20. Jason M. Swoger, Miguel D. Regueiro
    Pages 255-266
  21. Seamus J. Murphy, Asher Kornbluth
    Pages 267-271
  22. Kim L. Isaacs
    Pages 273-280
  23. Lindsey Albenberg, Robert N. Baldassano, Judith Kelsen
    Pages 281-290
  24. Fernando Velayos
    Pages 291-296
  25. Caroline Kerner, James D. Lewis, Mark T. Osterman
    Pages 297-311
  26. Keely R. Parisian, Bret A. Lashner
    Pages 313-320
  27. Sunanda V. Kane
    Pages 327-333
  28. Sandra M. Quezada, Raymond K. Cross
    Pages 335-343
  29. Rebecca Palmer, Alissa Walsh, Simon Travis
    Pages 345-357
  30. Subrata Ghosh, Marietta Iacucci
    Pages 359-365
  31. Yue Li, Bo Shen
    Pages 367-376
  32. Randy S. Longman, Ellen J. Scherl
    Pages 377-391
  33. Xinjun Cindy Zhu, Richard P. MacDermott
    Pages 393-403
  34. Anna M. Buchner, Gary R. Lichtenstein
    Pages 405-411
  35. Alan L. Buchman
    Pages 413-415
  36. Gerassimos J. Mantzaris
    Pages 417-430
  37. Philip M. Ginsburg, Theodore M. Bayless
    Pages 431-437
  38. Chalermrat Bunchorntavakul, K. Rajender Reddy
    Pages 439-456
  39. Michelle Vu, Daniel W. Hommes
    Pages 457-467
  40. Back Matter
    Pages 469-479

About this book


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.


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Editors and affiliations

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • 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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