First Edition - Winner of 2004 BMA Medical Book Competitionin Gastroenterology
A state-of-the-art reference guide covering all aspects ofthe performance, technical and clinical background tocolonoscopy
The second edition of this prize winning book is written by someof the world's foremost experts in the field of colonoscopyand colonic imaging. Every chapter has been updated and 5 newchapters have been added to include the latest information andadvances in the field of colonoscopy:
* Capsule Colonoscopy
* Narrow Band Imaging
* Confocal Endomicroscopy
* Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection in the Colon
* New Colonoscopes and Assist Devices
Drawing on the vast experience of the authors it coversevery area of medicine that impacts on colonoscopy, includingvirtual colonography, pathology, techniques for pediatric and adultprocedures, and legal aspects concerning colonoscopy.
The book is focused on patient care, and provides explanationson how to perform the procedure effectively and make the bestoutcome for your patients. It serves as a detailed manual ofprocedures, extensively illustrated with diagrams and photographsand there is an accompanying DVD with multiple demonstrations oftechnique.
This is an invaluable compendium on all aspects of colonoscopy,suitable for use by every grade of practitioner world-wide and anessential reference book for allestablishments with an endoscopyfacility.