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Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Biologics

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edited by Adam S. Cheifetz, Joseph D. Feuerstein. --Cham, Switzerland: Springer , c2018.
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This book is a concise yet comprehensive overview of the use of biologics for the treatment of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. The volume details how best to utilize these medications in order to optimize their efficacy and safety, as well as how to understand, recognize, and treat complications that may arise from using biologics to treat IBD. The text also focuses on new data, novel biologics, and biosimilars of this rapidly expanding field. Written by experts in the field, Treatment …
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Cheifetz, Adam S.
Feuerstein, Joseph D.
Responsibility
edited by Adam S. Cheifetz, Joseph D. Feuerstein
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 335 p.) : 22 illus., 19 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319602769
9783319602752 (print ed.)
9783319602776 (print ed.)
9783319868233 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Anti-Inflammatory Agents - therapeutic use
Biological Products - therapeutic use
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - drug therapy
Specialty
Biological Therapy
Gastroenterology
Abstract
This book is a concise yet comprehensive overview of the use of biologics for the treatment of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. The volume details how best to utilize these medications in order to optimize their efficacy and safety, as well as how to understand, recognize, and treat complications that may arise from using biologics to treat IBD. The text also focuses on new data, novel biologics, and biosimilars of this rapidly expanding field. Written by experts in the field, Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Biologics is a valuable resource for gastroenterologists, allied health professionals, fellows, and trainees who treat patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Contents
Mechanism of Action and Pharmacokinetics of Biologics -- Anti-tumor Necrosis Factor Agents in Ulcerative Colitis -- Anti-tumor Necrosis Factor Agents in Crohn's Disease -- Anti-TNF Therapy for Treatment of Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Use of Biologics in the Postoperative Management of Crohn's Disease -- Biologics in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding -- Concomitant Use of Immunosuppressive Therapy with Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Antagonists in Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Biologic Agents -- Use of Biologics in Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis Prior to Surgery and Perioperative Risks -- Cessation of Biologics—Can it be Done? -- Biologic Therapy in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Infectious Complications of Biologics -- Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Inhibitors and Risks of Malignancy -- Non-infectious and Non-malignant Complications of Biologics -- Biosimilars in Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2017: State of the Science, State of the Art, State of the Finances -- Anti-Integrin Agents in IBD: Efficacy and Risk of Complications -- Novel Agents in Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Quality, Safety, and Practical Considerations of Using Biologic Therapies.
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Nutritional Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases : A Comprehensive Guide

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Ashwin N. Ananthakrishnan, editor. (1st ed.) --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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This book is a state-of-the art review for clinicians and dieticians with an interest in nutrition and inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis). The volume covers new data about dietary risk factors for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, examines the association between diet and microbiome, describes the various diets in the management of these diseases, and discusses macro- and micronutrient deficiency that occurs in such patients. The book also examines the manag…
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Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin N
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Ashwin N. Ananthakrishnan, editor
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 237 p. : 3 illus., 2 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319268903
9783319268880 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - diet therapy
Short Bowel Syndrome - diet therapy
Abstract
This book is a state-of-the art review for clinicians and dieticians with an interest in nutrition and inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis). The volume covers new data about dietary risk factors for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, examines the association between diet and microbiome, describes the various diets in the management of these diseases, and discusses macro- and micronutrient deficiency that occurs in such patients. The book also examines the management of patients on total parenteral nutrition, and management of the short gut syndrome with TPN and novel pharmacologic therapies. Written by experts in their fields, Nutritional Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Comprehensive Guide is a valuable and uniquely specialized resource for gastroenterologists, nutritionists, primary care physicians, and other health care providers and researchers dealing with the management of these complex illnesses.
Contents
Part I. Diet and the Pathogenesis of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Diet and Microbiome in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Dietary Risk Factors for the Onset and Relapse of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Part II. Nutritional Deficiencies in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Vitamin D and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Diagnosis and Management of Iron Deficiency in Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Other Micronutrient Deficiencies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: From A to Zinc -- Part III. Nutritional Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Enteral Nutrition in the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Elimination Diets for Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Prebiotics and Probiotics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Part IV. Complicated Nutritional Issues in Infl ammatory Bowel Diseases -- Total Parenteral Nutrition and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Indications, Long term Outcomes and Complications -- Short Bowel Syndrome: Physiologic Considerations and Nutritional Management -- Short Bowel Syndrome: Pharmacotherapy -- Small Bowel Transplantation.
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