"Hauser and colleagues have once again produced a 'go-to' board review resource that deserves a prominent place in the library of practicing gastroenterologists, whether in training or beyond. Concise, yet authoritative, this edition updates the latest evidence and standards of practice, encompassing the breadth of Gastroenterology and Hepatology topics in a readable and accessible volume. With contributions from a multitude of recognized experts, each chapter provides a comprehensive review of the most common disease states and topics encountered in clinical gastroenterology practice. Thought-provoking clinical scenarios and questions solidify the teaching material and provide the reader with a reassuring knowledge check. [This] is an indispensable resource for those desiring to remain current with the latest developments in Gastroenterology and Hepatology." --Brooks D. Cash, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
"The book comprehensively covers the essential curriculum in Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Breadth and depth of knowledge are well balanced throughout all chapters. Figures and tables are a great propaedeutic aid, and each section closes with a well-thought series of questions & answers to reinforce core concepts. It is ideal to prepare for boards, and an invaluable reference in daily clinical practice." --Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, MSc, PhD, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
About the Author
Associate Professor of Medicine, Consultant - Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, USA. Professor of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, USA.