KOTLER, Donald P. (ed.).
Title: Gastrointestinal and Nutritional Manifestations of the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Publisher:  Raven Press, New York , 1991, ISBN:0881677809
Seller ID: 92704
KOTLER, Donald P. (ed.). Gastrointestinal and Nutritional Manifestations ofthe Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. New York : Raven Press, (1991). Pp [i]-x,1-310. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, copper lettering to fron t board and spine. Contents : Part I – Background. 1. Biological and Clinical Features of HIV Infection. 2. Introduction to Gastrointestinal Immunology: Host Defense Immune System in the Gut. 3. Nutrition and Immunity . Part II - Clinical Manifestations of AIDS. 4. Oral Complications of HIV Infection. 5. Diagnosis and Treatment of Gastrointestinal Infections in AIDS. 6. Gastrointestinal Neoplasms in AIDS . 7. Hepatobiliary Disease in AIDS. 8. Gross and Microscopic Pathology of AIDS in the Gastrointestinal Tract. 9. Radiologic Changes in AIDS. Part III - Nutritional Aspects of AIDS. 10. Mechanisms of Wasting in Infection and Cancer: An Approach to Cachexia in Aids. 11. Studies of Nutritional Status in Patients with AIDS. 12. AIDS: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition Support. 13. Practical Dietary Recommendations in HIV Infection. Part IV – Other Considerations. 14. Psychosocial Aspects Pertaining to Nutrition. 15. Establishing a Gastrointestinal Unit. Ex-library (spine label, inkstamps, rear pouch), else very good. 40.00