Pediatric Neurogastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Disorders in Children (2nd Edition)

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Christophe Faure, Nikhil Thapar, Cario Di Lorenzo


Springer; 2nd edition




544 pages









Book Description

This volume of Pediatric Neurogastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Disorders in Children; 2nd Edition; PDF presents a thorough and up-to-date practical guide as well as a theoretical overview on the topic of pediatric gastrointestinal motility and functional disorders. The most recent edition features numerous chapters that have been thoroughly changed in addition to brand new ones to accommodate the constantly expanding subject of pediatric neurogastroenterology. The neuroscience of pain in children, functional oropharyngoesophageal evaluation, dysautonomia, and psychiatric medicines are some of the new topics that will be discussed. In addition to that, there are illustrative images, tables, and charts included in the text.

Authored by eminent figures in the relevant field from all over the world; Adult gastroenterologists, pediatric gastroenterologists, pediatricians, and all other professionals involved in the treatment and management of children with such disorders will find Pediatric Neurogastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Disorders in Children, 2nd Edition to be an invaluable resource. This book was written by pediatric gastroenterologists and adult gastroenterologists.

Table of contents

Table of contents :
Front Matter….Pages i-xxii
Front Matter….Pages 1-1
Introduction to Gut Motility and Sensitivity….Pages 3-8
Development of the Enteric Neuromuscular System….Pages 9-19
Development of Gut Motility….Pages 21-37
Visceral Sensitivity….Pages 39-52
The Microbiome in Neurogastroenterology….Pages 53-70
Integration of Biomedical and Psychosocial Issues in Pediatric Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders….Pages 71-80
Front Matter….Pages 81-81
Esophageal Manometry….Pages 83-92
Antroduodenal Manometry….Pages 93-106
Colonic Manometry….Pages 107-116
Anorectal Manometry….Pages 117-128
Assessment of Feeding and Swallowing Disorders….Pages 129-134
Esophageal pH and Impedance Monitoring….Pages 135-147
Barostat and Other Sensitivity Tests….Pages 149-154
Radionuclide Gastrointestinal Transit Tests….Pages 155-168
Electrogastrography, Breath Tests, Ultrasonography, Transit Tests, and SmartPill….Pages 169-179
Autonomic Nervous System Testing….Pages 181-187
Front Matter….Pages 189-189
Pathology of Enteric Neuromuscular Disorders….Pages 191-209
Genetics of Motility Disorders: Gastroesophageal Reflux, Triple A Syndrome, Hirschsprung Disease, and Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction….Pages 211-221
Allergy and Neurogastroenterology….Pages 223-233
Swallowing and Oropharyngeal Disorders….Pages 235-242
Front Matter….Pages 189-189
Esophageal Achalasia….Pages 243-252
Other Esophageal Motility Disorders….Pages 253-260
Gastric Motor Disorders….Pages 261-271
Pediatric Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction….Pages 273-290
Hirschsprung Disease….Pages 291-302
Motility Problems in Developmental Disorders: Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Williams Syndrome, Autism, Turner’s Syndrome, Noonan’s Syndrome, Rett Syndrome, and Prader-Willi Syndrome….Pages 303-309
Familial Dysautonomia and Mitochondrial Disorders….Pages 311-313
Front Matter….Pages 315-315
Esophageal Atresia….Pages 317-321
Anorectal Malformations….Pages 323-331
Motility After Small Bowel and Colonic Surgery….Pages 333-341
Gastric Function After Fundoplication….Pages 343-347
Front Matter….Pages 349-349
Rome Criteria for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders….Pages 351-353
Infant Regurgitation and Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease….Pages 355-367
Infant Colic….Pages 369-379
Functional Diarrhea in Toddlers (Chronic Nonspecific Diarrhea)….Pages 381-383
Functional Dyspepsia….Pages 385-398
Irritable Bowel Syndrome….Pages 399-410
Functional Abdominal Pain….Pages 411-422
Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome: Comorbidities and Treatment….Pages 423-431
Aerophagia….Pages 433-436
Front Matter….Pages 349-349
Rumination Syndrome….Pages 437-444
Functional Constipation in Children….Pages 445-458
Fecal Incontinence in Children….Pages 459-466
Front Matter….Pages 467-467
Drugs Acting on the Gut: Prokinetics, Antispasmodics, Laxatives….Pages 469-487
Drugs that Work in the Brain….Pages 489-498
Electrical Stimulation of the GI Tract….Pages 499-505
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders….Pages 507-513
Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Motility and Sensory Disorders….Pages 515-522
Cellular-Based Therapies for Paediatric GI Motility Disorders….Pages 523-532
Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction Syndrome: Surgical Approach and Intestinal Transplantation….Pages 533-540
Back Matter….Pages 541-555

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