A Practical Approach to the Spectrum of Alcoholic Liver Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease
Author By David Bernstein, MD, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Long Island, New York
Format Hardcover ISBN 9781455749171 Copyright Year 2012 Length 240 Pages
The Guest Editor has organized this issue to focus on the clinical management of alcoholic liver disease. Authors have written state-of-the-art reviews on the following topics: Prevalence and Natural History of ALD; Alcohol Metabolism; Immunology in ALD; Histological Findings in ALD; Diagnosis and Management of Alcoholic Hepatitis; Management of Alcohol Abuse; Long Term Management of Alcoholic Liver Disease; Infections in ALD; Nutrition in ALD; Alcohol’s Effect on Other Chronic Liver Diseases; Liver Cancer and Alcohol; Evaluation and Selection of Candidates for Liver Transplantation; and ALD and Specific Transplant-Related Issues.