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The clinician's guide to swallowing fluoroscopy

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Peter C. Belafsky, Maggie A. Kuhn. --New York: Springer , c2014.
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The Clinician's Guide to Swallowing Fluoroscopy is a comprehensive resource for all dysphagia clinicians. This beautifully-illustrated text is intended for SLP, ENT, radiology, GI, and rehabilitation specialists interested in swallowing and addresses the need for an up-to-date, all-inclusive reference. Topics covered include radiation safety and protection, fluoroscopic oral, pharygeal, and esophageal phase protocols and abnormalities, and objective measures of timing and displacement.
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Author
Belafsky, Peter C.
Other Authors
Kuhn, Maggie A.
Responsibility
Peter C. Belafsky, Maggie A. Kuhn
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (vi, 126 pages)
ISBN
9781493911097 (electronic bk.)
9781493911080
Subjects (MeSH)
Deglutition
Fluoroscopy - methods
Gastrointestinal Tract
Radiographic Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted
Subjects (LCSH)
Fluoroscopy
Esophagus - Diseases - Diagnosis
Otorhinolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery
Gastroenterology
Abstract
The Clinician's Guide to Swallowing Fluoroscopy is a comprehensive resource for all dysphagia clinicians. This beautifully-illustrated text is intended for SLP, ENT, radiology, GI, and rehabilitation specialists interested in swallowing and addresses the need for an up-to-date, all-inclusive reference. Topics covered include radiation safety and protection, fluoroscopic oral, pharygeal, and esophageal phase protocols and abnormalities, and objective measures of timing and displacement.
Contents
1. Radiation Safety -- 2. The Videofluoroscopic Swallow Study Technique and Protocol -- 3. The Videofluoroscopic Esophagram Technique and Protocol -- 4. Normal Oral and Pharyngeal Phase Fluoroscopy -- 5. Normal Pharyngoesophageal Segment Fluoroscopy -- 6. Normal Esophageal Fluoroscopy -- 7. Objective Measures on Videofluoroscopic Swallow Studies -- 8. Fluoroscopy and Dysphagia Outcome Measures -- 9. Abnormal Oral and Pharyngeal Phase Fluoroscopy -- 10. Abnormal Pharyngoesophageal Segment Fluoroscopy -- 11. Abnormal Esophageal Fluoroscopy.
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Esophageal diseases : evaluation and treatment

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P. Marco Fisichella, Marco E. Allaix, Mario Morino, Marco G. Patti, editors. --Cham, Switzerland: Springer , c2014.
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Esophageal Diseases: Evaluation and Treatment is a concise and easy-to-read manual which explores the pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, treatment and strategies for avoiding and managing esophageal diseases. Simple operative approaches are explained, relevant technical considerations are given, and management strategies of the disease process are described in each chapter for better understanding. Written by world class international esophageal surgeons and gastroenterologists, Esophageal…
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Fisichella, P. Marco
Responsibility
P. Marco Fisichella, Marco E. Allaix, Mario Morino, Marco G. Patti, editors
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 248 pages)
ISBN
9783319043371 (electronic bk.)
9783319043364
Subjects (MeSH)
Esophageal Diseases - diagnosis
Esophageal Diseases - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Esophagus - Diseases - Diagnosis
Esophagus - Diseases - Treatment
Gastroenterology
Esophageal diseases
Abstract
Esophageal Diseases: Evaluation and Treatment is a concise and easy-to-read manual which explores the pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, treatment and strategies for avoiding and managing esophageal diseases. Simple operative approaches are explained, relevant technical considerations are given, and management strategies of the disease process are described in each chapter for better understanding. Written by world class international esophageal surgeons and gastroenterologists, Esophageal Diseases: Evaluation and Treatment is a thorough handbook for surgeons and gastroenterologists in residence and training which aims to help with avoiding and managing the entire spectrum of esophageal diseases.
Contents
1. Esophageal Anatomy and Physiology -- 2. Esophageal Diseases: Radiologic Images -- 3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Pathophysiology -- 4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Diagnostic Evaluation -- 5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Treatment -- 6. Treatment of Paraesophageal Hernias -- 7. Extra-Esophageal Manifestation of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease -- 8. Epiphrenic Diverticulum -- 9. Evaluation and Treatment of Zenker's Diverticulum -- 10. Achalasia: Pathophysiology and Diagnostic Evaluation -- 11. Achalasia: Treatment -- 12.Begnign Esophageal Tumors: Evaluation and Treatment -- 13. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: From Heartburn to Cancer -- 14. Barrett's Esophagus: Treatment Options -- 15.Esophageal Cancer: Evaluation -- 16. Esophageal Cancer: Surgical Treatment -- 17. Esophageal Cancer: Neo-Adjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy.
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Esophageal motility pressure studies

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. GI Unit. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
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This test is done so that your doctor can study the activity of the muscles and the pressure in your esophagus (swallowing tube). The pamphlet describes where you go for your test, how to get ready, how the test is done, and what will happen after the test.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. GI Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Esophageal Diseases - diagnosis
Manometry
Subjects (LCSH)
Esophagus--Diseases
Esophagus--Motility--Disorders
Abstract
This test is done so that your doctor can study the activity of the muscles and the pressure in your esophagus (swallowing tube). The pamphlet describes where you go for your test, how to get ready, how the test is done, and what will happen after the test.
Responsibility
Prepared by: GI Unit
Pamphlet Number
0273
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Surgical management of benign esophageal disorders : the "Chicago approach"

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P. Marco Fisichella, Nathaniel J. Soper, Carlos A. Pellegrini, Marco G. Patti, editors. --London: Springer , c2014.
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Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders: The "Chicago Approach" covers all stages of the diagnosis and treatment of the most common benign esophageal disorders in a concise and easy-to-read format. Indications, patient preparation, operative techniques, and strategies for avoiding and managing complications are included and based both on evidence-based data and the experience of the most famous esophageal surgeons in the United States and abroad. Each chapter includes a summary of th…
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Fisichella, P. Marco
Responsibility
P. Marco Fisichella, Nathaniel J. Soper, Carlos A. Pellegrini, Marco G. Patti, editors
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 256 pages)
ISBN
9781447154846 (electronic bk.)
9781447154839
Subjects (MeSH)
Esophageal Diseases - surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Esophagus - Surgery
Esophagus - Diseases
Abdomen - Surgery
Esophageal Diseases
Abstract
Surgical Management of Benign Esophageal Disorders: The "Chicago Approach" covers all stages of the diagnosis and treatment of the most common benign esophageal disorders in a concise and easy-to-read format. Indications, patient preparation, operative techniques, and strategies for avoiding and managing complications are included and based both on evidence-based data and the experience of the most famous esophageal surgeons in the United States and abroad. Each chapter includes a summary of the current management strategy for the disease process, and a review of current state of the art techniques provided by world leaders on esophageal disease, surgeons and gastroenterologists alike.
Contents
1. Esophageal anatomy for physiology for the surgeon -- 2. Pathophysiology of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) -- 3. The Chicago classification system of esophageal motility disorders -- 4. Gastroesphagal reflux disease : Preoperative evaluation -- 5. Surgery for esophageal disorders : the anesthesiologist view -- 6. Treatment of epiphrenic diverticula -- 7. Head and neck manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease -- 8. Minimally invasive treatment of GERD -- 9. Minimally invasive treatment of GERD : special situations -- 10. Endoscopic treatment of GERD -- 11. Endoscopic Management of achalasia -- 12. Surgical treatment of esophageal achalasia -- 13. Paraesophageal hernias: indications and surgical treatment -- 14. Minimally invasive treatment of benign esophageal tumors -- 15. Barrett's esophagus : treatment options and management -- 16. Surgery for Barrett's esophagus : from metaplasia to cancer -- 17. Revisional surgery: achalasia -- 18. Failed antireflux surgery: Analysis of the causes and treatment.
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