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Editors: Goro Kiyomizu and Hiroaki Rin
Book Description:
Patients who suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and constipation often find relief from a combination of therapies. This book presents current research in the study of the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for IBS and constipation. Topics discussed include constipation in Parkinson's disease; the role of serotonin in irritable bowel syndrome; clinical trials of emerging therapies in chronic idiopathic constipation; the role of primary afferent nocicpetors in visceral pain associated with IBS; the pathophysiology of IBS with diarrhea; and chronic constipation in the elderly. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

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Chapter 1 - Constipation: Causes, Treatment and Prevention: A Review (pp.1-50)
Authors / Editors: (Cherry E. Koh, Christopher J. Young, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, NSW, Australia, and others)

Chapter 2 - Constipation in Parkinson’s Disease (pp.51-84)
Authors / Editors: (Ryuji Sakakibara, Masahiko Kishi, Yohei Tsuyusaki, Fuyuki Tateno, Tomoyuki Uchiyama, Tatsuya Yamamoto, Yasuo Suzuki, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Sakura Medical Center, Toho University, Shimoshizu, Sakura, Japan, and others)

Chapter 3 - Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Has the Psychosomatic “Affliction” Grown into an Inflammatory Disorder? (pp.85-108)
Authors / Editors: (Anastassios C. Manolakis, Andreas N. Kapsoritakis, Elisavet K. Tiaka, Ilias Tsiompanidis, Spyros P. Potamianos, Department of Gastroenterology, University of Thessaly, School of Medicine, Larissa, Greece)

Chapter 4 - The Role of Serotonin in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (pp.109-122)
Authors / Editors: (Hirotada Akiho, Department of Gastroenterology, Kitakyushu Municipal Medical Center, Bashaku, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu City, Japan)

Chapter 5 - Clinical Trials of Emerging Therapies in Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (pp.123-136)
Authors / Editors: (M. Scott Harris, Oranee Daniels, Georgetown University School of Medicine and Theravance, Inc., US)
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Chapter 6 - Role of Primary Afferent Nociceptors in Visceral Pain Associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (pp.137-148)
Authors / Editors: (Victor Chaban, National Center for Research Resources - AXIS (Accelerating Excellence in Translations Science) Center, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, University of California, Los Angeles, US)

Chapter 7 - Pathophysiology of Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea (pp.149-154)
Authors / Editors: (Motoyori Kanazawa, Shin Fukudo, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)

Chapter 8 - Chronic Constipation in the Elderly (pp.155-168)
Authors / Editors: (Joseph Lysy, Hadassah University Hospital, Israel)

      Digestive Diseases - Research and Clinical Developments
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2012 2nd Quarter
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - C)
   ISBN: 978-1-61942-501-9
   Status: AV
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