Non-Fiction Books:

Gastrointestinal Bleeding



Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order


Fast and accurate diagnosis of gastrointestinal bleeding is essential for appropriate management and minimizing the risk of life threatening disease. This volume discusses the causes and epidemiology of the different conditions and the current medical and surgical treatment available.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Upper GI bleeding, Professor C.J. Hawkey; Pathophysiology of bleeding lesions from the upper GI tract, Grant Fullarton. Part 2 Diagnosis - recognition of acute bleeding, recent bleeding, occult and latent bleeding, Dr A.I. Morris; Endoscopic diagnosis: (a) Technique of endoscopy in GI bleeding, (b) Endoscopic stigmata of recent bleeding, Dr P. Swain. Part 3 Management of acute (upper) GI bleeding: (a) Acute resuscitation, (b) pharmacotherapy, Dr G.R. Lipscomb, Dr W.D.W. Rees; Management of acute upper GI bleeding: endoscopic techniques, Dr A.K. Kubba, Dr K.R. Palmer; Radiology in GI haemorrhage (large intestine), Dr J.E. Jackson, Professor D.J. Allison; Management of acute (upper) GI bleeding/surgery. Part 4 Variceal bleeding from the oesophagus and stomach, Dr P. Patch, Dr A.K. Burroughs; Endoscopic control of variceal bleeding, Ar A.E.S. Gimson; Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic stent shunt, Dr R. Dick, Dr R. Patch, Dr J. Tibbals. Part 5 Lower GI haemorrhage: (a) Scope of the problem, (b) Aetiology, N.J. Baxter; Diagnosis of lower GI bleeding, D.J. Galloway. Part 6 Lower GI haemorrhage: clinical and endoscopic diagnosis, Dr J.G. Lee, Dr J. Leung; Radiological diagnosis and management of lower GI bleeding. Part 7 Management of lower GI bleeding, Dr M.J. Bourke, Dr N.E. Marcon; Surgical management of lower GI bleeding, Dr J.D. Cunningham, Dr A.J. Greenstein. Part 8 GI bleeding in infants and childre, Dr M.S. Murphy, Professor I.W. Booth; Audit of the management of upper and lower GI bleeding, Dr J.M.T. Willoughby; Overview and conclusions, Dr N. Krasner.
Release date NZ
December 11th, 1996
Edited by Neville Krasner
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
BMJ Books
Product ID

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 1,240 Banana Points