Xingshun Qi

General Hospital of Northern Theater Command

Dr. Xingshun Qi was born in Shenyang, China. He works at the General Hospital of Northern Theater Command (formerly General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area) now. His major research interests are the clinical researches in the etiology, diagnosis and management of liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension (especially portal vein thrombosis and Budd-Chiari syndrome), and hepatocellular carcinoma. His major work was published in several international journals. He served as an associate editor of Annals of Hepatology, a lead guest editor in Gastroenterology Research and Practice and BioMed Research International, and a guest editor in Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He also served as a peer-reviewer in more than 100 journals. His H-index is 32 with an overall citation number of 3380 according to the Scopus.

2books edited

5chapters authored

Latest work with IntechOpen by Xingshun Qi

The book focuses on the recent advances in the digestive system. It is composed of 3 sections: gastrointestinal duct, liver, and biliary system. There are 9 chapters: peptic ulcers; mid-gastrointestinal bleeding; gastrointestinal manifestations of IgA vasculitis; biomechanics of intestinal contractions; evaluation of serum sodium change after terlipressin in cirrhosis; history and background of biliary system; gallbladder carcinoma; ERCP for cholecysto-choledocholithiasis; and cystic artery variations and associated vascular complications in laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The knowledge presented in this book should be valuable for family physicians, internists, gastroenterologists, hepatologists, endoscopists, radiologists, and pathologists who are interested in digestive diseases to guide the clinical practice and management. This book should be also useful for patients and their relatives to better understand the digestive system.

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