A concluding section comprisingsome 100 carefully annotated plates, completes this text. Authored by the worlds leading hepatologists and pediatricians and expertly edited by Deirdre Kelly, it comprehensively covers the entire topic from pathology to diagnosis and clinical management, and in all stages of childhood from the unborn baby through to infancy, and from childhood to the transition into adolescence. Provides a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of paediatric liver diseases, highlighting the importance of multidisciplinary team working and holistic management of the child and family This fully revised edition has also been updated to cover recent advances in paediatric hepatology. About this Item: Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, United Kingdom, 1997. Equipped with these new skills she returned to Birmingham in 1989 to set up a National Liver Unit to care for children with liver disease and undergoing liver transplantation. Surgical Disorders of the Liver and Bile Ducts.
About this Item: Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, 1992. Section 2: Investigating the Liver. It includes new chapters describing the effects of liver disease in pregnancy on mother and child through to adolescence. This book is likely to fulfill the long felt need of students and teachers to share their global experiences in this field and to focus on certain clinical problems in day to day practice. The highlight of the book includes number of useful algorithms and provides a practical approach to paediatric liver disease. McKiernan 10 Neonatal Hemochromatosis, 144 Amy G. Jaime Liou Wolfe, Kathleen Schwarz.
Fulminant Hepatitis and Acute Liver Failure. Section 7: Metabolic Liver Disease. The Effects on Mother and Child. It will be useful to both generalists and specialists as it is clinically focused with a problem-solving approach and should be useful for day-to-day as well as more esoteric clinical problems. Hepatic and Biliary diseases in children are becoming increasingly common and Paediatric Hepatology is establishing itself as a distinct speciality in Paediatrics owing to the peculiarities of liver and biliary diseases in children. Authored by the world's leading hepatologists and pediatricians and expertly edited by Deirdre Kelly, it covers the entire topic from pathology to diagnosis and clinical management, and in all stages of childhood from the unborn baby through to infancy, and from childhood to the transition into adolescence.
They have expanded their research programme to look at mechanisms which control the development of biliary epithelial cells, the underlying mechanisms for the pathophysiology of malnutrition in children with liver disease and the natural history and management of chronic viral hepatitis in childhood. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Section 5: Acute Liver Disease. Millar 27 Surgical Management of Portal Hypertension, 439 Jean de Ville de Goyet 28 Primary Hepatic Tumors, 459 Bruce Morland and Khalid Sharif 29 Disorders of the Pancreas, 479 Heiko Witt, Narendra Battula, and Darius Mirza Section 12 Transplantation 30 Anesthesia and Intensive Care in Pediatric Liver Disease, 501 Peter Bromley, James Bennett, and Richard Neal 31 Liver Transplantation, 512 Deirdre A. She spent her early childhood in India and went to boarding school in Dublin when she was 12 years old. Skin Disorders in Liver Disease. She first decided to become a doctor at the age of 8 and despite much opposition from family and nuns at her convent school, persisted and went to Trinity College Dublin to study medicine in 1967.
Spine and cover good, minimal wear to block, previous owner stamp. Ogboli, and Michelle Thomson 24 Dental Care of Children with Liver Disease, 405 Marie Therese Hosey and Victoria Clark Section 11 Surgical Disorders of the Liver and Bile Ducts 25 Biliary Atresia and Other Causes of Surgical Jaundice in Infancy, 415 Erica Makin and Mark Davenport 26 Liver Trauma in Children, 430 A. Hepatologists, pediatricians and gastroenterologists of all levels will find this an essential tool to consult time and time again. I found it useful in my general paediatric practice and my trainees have also found it useful. Section 9: The Liver and other Organs. The Liver in Systemic Illness. Small Bowel and Liver Transplantation.
I have road-tested it in real life with good effect. With increasing numbers of young people surviving into adult life this edition addresses the importance of managing adolescent transition effectively. Trainees, practising paediatric gastroenterologists and hepatologists will welcome the practical approach outlined in this text, while other healthcare professionals involved in the management of liver disease in children will find it an accessible and comprehensive reference. Many helpfulalgorithms and tables are included and the references at the end ofeach chapter have been carefully selected so as to provide the mostup-to-date information available. Contributors, vii Foreword to the First Edition, x Preface, xi Acknowledgments, xii Section 1 Understanding the Liver 1 Structure, Function, and Repair of the Liver, 3 Christoph Leiskau and Ulrich Baumann 2 Liver Pathology in Children, 18 Rachel M. The 4th edition includes 12 new chapters in addition to a full revision of all existing chapters with the very latest developments in pediatric hepatology. Many helpful algorithms and tables are included and the references at the end of each chapter have been carefully selected so as to provide the most up-to-date information available.
Containing the contributions of 23 internationally acclaimed authorities, active both clinically and in research, the book provides an essential guide to the diagnosis and management of paediatric liver diseases, both common and uncommon for all those involved in the care of the child with liver disease. Brown 3 Liver Immunology and Its Application in Diseases, 24 Hannah C. Strong focus is on how liver disease in children is managed by the multi-disciplinary team, and with increasing numbers of young people surviving into adult life, the importance of managing adolescent transition effectively. It includes new chapters describing the effects of liver disease in pregnancy on mother and child through to adolescence. Text clean, tight and bright. Page edges a little dusty. Dr Kelly retrained in pediatrics with Professor Otto Wolff at Great Ormond Street and Professor John Walker Smith at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hackney.
This book fills a real gap in our knowledge of liver disease and is a well needed addition of a reference material which will be very useful for postgraduate students. Disorders of Copper metabolism also includes Indian Childhood Cirrhosis. Dr Kelly used this time to learn about caring for children undergoing liver transplantation. Estella Alonso, Rob Squires, Peter Whitington. Late 19th century text on diseases and surgery of the gall-bladder and the liver. Section 12: The Developing World.