A newly updated edition from one of the most respected and authoritative experts on Crohn’s and colitis.
For anyone who suffers from Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, an understanding of inflammatory bowel disease is the key to developing effective management strategies. Crohn’s & Colitis aims to help patients deepen their knowledge about their disease, and it has been recognized by practitioners and patients alike for its invaluable information and its supportive and easy-to-follow approach. It has long been a market leader, with over 30,000 copies sold.
This new edition is poised to continue the trend. It features updated content based on the most current research and standards for diagnosis and treatment, along with information on genetics based drugs and naturopathic treatments. It is a valuable tool for improving quality of life for anyone diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease.
Crohn’s & Colitis also includes information on underlying causes, clinical features and effective treatments. With informative charts, case studies, “Did You Know?” boxes and answers to frequently asked questions, this book truly aims to help patients improve their health and well-being in a way that is friendly and accessible.
DR. A. HILLARY STEINHART, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), is Head of the Combined Division of Gastroenterology for Mount Sinai Hospital and the University Health Network in Toronto. He is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto.
I received a complimentary copy.
Cassandra's Review- Informational and very helpful should you be a caretaker or suffer with this yourself. The book covers a lot and really gets down into the heart of what you need to know in a way that is easy to understand and follow.