Medicine » Gastroenterology

Endoscopic Procedures in Colon and Rectum

Edited by José Joaquim Ribeiro da Rocha, ISBN 978-953-307-677-5, 156 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published November 07, 2011 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/1123

Endoscopic procedures in colon and rectum presents nine chapters which start with introductory ones like screening by colonoscopy as the preparation and monitoring for this exam. In addition to these approaches the book aims in the last four chapters to explain endoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic aspects in the colon and rectum. The description of each text is very comprehensive, instructive and easy to understand and presents the most current practices on the topics described. This book is recommended for general and colorectal surgeons as it presents guidelines for diagnosis and treatment which are very well established.