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Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

By Carlos H. Lifschitz

CRC Press

896 pages

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pub: 2001-10-26
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Covers endocopic procedures and common surgical operations of the gastrointestinal tract and liver!

Contains an overview of nutrition for normal and sick pediatric patients!

Examines the supply, digestion, absorption, and metabolic utilization of lipids and their importance for growth, body composition, health, and well-being!

Table of Contents


New Knowledge About Protein

Peter J. Reeds


Berthold Koletzko

Modulators of Gut Growth and Intestinal Well-Being

Barbara Stoll and Douglas G. Burrin

New Additions to Infant Formulas

Angel Gil

Micro-organisms Administered for the Benefit of the Host: Facts and Myths

Yvan Vandenplas

Breastfeeding: Current Recommendations and Management Issues

Richard J. Schanler

Calcium Intake Requirements of Infants, Children, and Adolescents

Steven A. Abrams

Feeding Strategies of the Premature/Sick Infant

Josef Neu

Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa

Carmen Mikhail


Andrew M. Tershakovec, Andrea S. Hiralall, and Virginia A. Stallings


Tracy Harpel Laird and J. Timothy Bricker

Failure to Thrive

Jere Ziffer Lifshitz and Fima Lifshitz

Feeding Disorders

Carlos H. Lifschitz

Carbohydrate Malabsorption

Jan Dekker, Alexandra W. C. Einerhand, and Hans A. Buller

A Rational Approach to Feeding Infants and Young Children with Acute Diarrhea

Kenneth H. Brown

Nutritional Support of the Chronically Ill Child

Harland S. Winter and Jacqueline Madden

Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition

Robert J. Shulman and Sarah Phillips

Nutrition in Disorders of Amino Acid Metabolism

Marcello Giovannini, Carlo Agostini, and Enrica Riva


Gastroesophageal Reflux

Colin D. Rudolph

Peptic Ulcer Disease and Gastritis

Gisela Chelimsky, Beverly Barrett Dahms, and Steven J. Czinn

Celiac Disease

Isabel Polanco

Chronic Abdominal Pain

Donna K. Zeiter and Jeffrey S. Hyams

Constipation and Encopresis

Vera Loening-Baucke

Motility Disorders

Carlo Di Lorenzo

Food Allergy

Uzma Shah and W. A. Walker

Gastrointestinal Bleeding

William R. Treem

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

George Marx and Ernest G. Seidman

Chronic Diarrhea

John Angus Walker-Smith

Short Bowel Syndrome

Jon A. Vanderhoof and Rosemary J. Young

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Gastroenterology
MEDICAL / Pediatrics