Handbook of Gastroenterologic Procedures

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 5th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Baron, Todd H.; Law, Ryan J.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-511165-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 82

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The only handbook to cover both endoscopic and non-endoscopic GI procedures, Handbook of Gastroenterologic Procedures, 5th Edition, has been extensively revised and reorganized to be even more useful as a quick reference in your practice.

New editors, 20 new chapters, and a concise, pocket-sized format make it a must-have resource for clinicians involved in any aspect of gastroenterologic procedures.

Key Features:

  • Comprehensive yet succinct coverage of all diagnostic and therapeutic GI procedures—both endoscopic and non-endoscopic—in current use for adult and pediatric patients.
  • A concise, logically structured format includes indications, contraindications, patient preparation, equipment, technique, post-procedure care, and adverse events.
  • New chapters include balloon-assisted enteroscopy, placement of colonic self-expandable metal stents, endoscopic ultrasound-guided biopsies and drainage, endoscopic submucosal dissection, peroral endoscopic myotomy, and management of post-surgical adverse events.
  • More than 100 drawings guide you through key steps.
  • Appendices provide information on organizing a procedure unit, handling specimens, doses of GI drugs, guidelines for endoscopic screening and surveillance, CPT codes, and more.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Baron, Todd H.; Law, Ryan J.
ISBN: 978-1-97-511165-6
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Internal Medicine
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed.
Pages: 612
Illustrations: 201
Year: 2020
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 82