1st Edition

Endoscopic Control Of Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

Edited By John P. Papp Copyright 1981

    Published in 1981: This book has been written to present the state of the art on endoscopic control of gastrointestinal haemorrhage with emphasis on combining the clinical approach to the patient while reviewing the experimental data which has resulted in the availability of various modalities of therapy.

    1. General Approach to Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    H. Worth Boyce Jr., M.D.

    2. Electrosurgical Principles in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

    Frank W. Harris, M.D.

    3. Electrocoagulation

    John P. Papp, M.D.

    4. Sclerotherapy of Esophageal Varices

    K. J. Paquet, M.D., and Wolfgang E. Feig, M.D.

    5. Laser Photocoagulation Principles

    David C. Auth, Ph.D

    6. Laser Photocoagulation and Clinical Studies

    Fred E. Silverstein, M.D., et al.

    7. European Clinical Experience in Laser Photocoagulation in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract

    Peter B. Cotton, M.D., and A. G. Vallon, M.D.

    8. Topical Therapy: Cyranoacrylates and other Modalities

    Stephen E. Silvis, M.D.

    9. Approach to the Patient with Rectal Bleeding

    Jerome D. Waye, M.D.

    10. Electrocoagulation of Vascular Abnormalities of the Large Bowel

    B. H. Gerald Rogers, M.D.


    John P. Papp, M.D., is a Senior Attending Gastroenterologist at Blodgett Memorial Medical Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Director of the Gastrointestinal Endoscopy unit.