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Gastroenterology and nutrition : neonatology questions and controversies / [edited by] Josef Neu ; consulting editor, Richard A. Polin.

Neu, Josef. (Added Author). Polin, Richard A. (Richard Alan), 1945- (Added Author).
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Subject: Pediatric gastroenterology.
Newborn infants > Diseases.
Gastrointestinal Diseases.
Infant, Newborn, Diseases.
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Infant, Newborn.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781416031604
  • ISBN: 141603160X
  • ISBN: 9781437721089
  • ISBN: 1437721087
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 365 pages) : illustrations (some color).
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, ©2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Section 1: Scientific Overview and Developmental Perspectives -- 1. Gastrointestinal Development: Morphogenesis and Molecular Mechanisms -- Robert Montgomery, PhD -- 2. Deitary Regulation of Gene Expression -- Ian Sanderson, MD -- 3. The Exocrine Pancreas -- Steven Werlin, MD -- Alan Mayer, MD PhD -- 4. Innate Immunity and Epithelial Biology: Special Considerations in the Neonatal Gut -- Patricia Lin, MD -- Andrew S. Neish -- 5. The intestinal Microbiota and the Microbiome -- Erika Claud, MD -- W. Allan Walker, MD -- 6. Intestinal Barrier Function: Implications For the Neonate and Beyond -- Ricardo Caicedo, MD -- Martha Douglas-Escobar, MD -- Nan Li, MD -- Josef Neu, MD -- 7. Intestine as a Neuroendocrine organ -- Carol Lynn Berseth, MD -- 8. Trophic Factors In the Neonatal Gastrointestinal Tract -- Douglas G Burrin, PhD -- Michael Janeczko, MD -- 9. Cholestasis in Neonates and Infants -- Michael K. Davis, MD -- Joel M. Andres, MD -- Section 2: Nutrition -- 10. Regulation of Protein Synthesis and Proteolysis in the Neonate by Feeding -- Tracy Gautsch Anthony, PhD -- Susan Hazels Mitmesser, PhD -- 11. Non-Invasive Techniques to Monitor Nutrition in Neonates -- Dominique Darmaun, MD -- Jean-Christophe Rož, MD -- 12. Nutritional Requirements of the Very Low Birthweight Infant -- Patti J. Thureen, MD -- William W. Hay, Jr., MD -- 13. Controversies in Neonatal Nutrition: Macro and Micronutrients -- Frank R. Greer, MD -- 14. Diverse Roles of Lipids in Neonatal Physiology and Development -- Nancy Auestad, PhD -- Section 3: Select Clinical Entities -- 15. Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Pathogenesis, Clinical Care and Prevention -- Josef Neu, M.D. -- Martha Douglas-Escobar, M.D. -- 16. Short Bowel Syndrome -- J. Marc Rhoads, MD -- 17. Adult Consequences of Neonatal and Fetal Nutrition: Mechanisms -- Robert Lane, M.D., -- Clotilde desRobert -- Kjersti Aagaard-Tillery, -- Nichole Mitchell -- 18. Short Bowel Syndrome and Intestinal Tissue Engineering -- Mike K. Chen, MD.
Gastrointestinal development: morphogenesis and molecular mechanisms / Robert Montgomery -- Dietary regulation of gene expression / Ian Sanderson -- The exocrine pancreas / Steven Werlin, Alan Mayer -- Innate immunity and epithelial biology: special considerations in the neonatal gut / Patricia Lin, Andrew S. Neish -- The intestinal microbiota and the microbiome / Erika Claud, W. Allan Walker -- Intestinal barrier function: implications for the neonate and beyond / Ricardo Caicedo [and others] -- Intestine as a neuroendocrine organ / Carol Lynn Berseth -- Trophic factors in the neonatal gastointestinal tract / Douglas G Burrin, Michael Janeczko -- Cholestasis in neonates and infants / Michael K. Davis, Joel M. Andres -- Mechanisms of protein synthesis and degradation / Tracy Gautsch Anthony, Susan Hazels Mitmesser -- Non-invasive techniques to monitor nutrition in neonates / Dominique Darmaun, Jean-Christophe Rozé -- Nutritional requirements of the very low birthweight infant / Patti J. Thureen, William W. Hay, Jr. -- Macro and micronutrients / Frank R. Greer -- Divers roles of lipids in neonatal physiology and development / Nancy Auestad -- NEC / Josef Neu, Martha Douglas-Escobar -- Short bowel syndrome / J. Marc Rhoads -- Adult consequences of neonatal and fetal nutrition: mechanisms / Robert Lane, Dustin Braunreiter, Clotilde Desrobert -- Short bowel syndrome and intestinal tissue engineering / Mike K. Chen.
Summary: This exciting new reference brings you information about the most controversial gastroenterology and nutrition challenges you face in your practice. The book confidently tackles these subjects and gives seasoned advice on the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies using evidence-based medicine wherever possible. It gives you the latest information you need to keep pace with the fast-paced, dynamic environment of neonatology. Addresses controversial topics head on, so you can decide how to handle these difficult practice issues. Serves as the bridge between the latest cutting-edge research and its application to clinical practice. Assembles a world-class group of neonatologists, representing the true leaders of the specialty, to ensure the most authoritative content available.
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