More than half the general population suffers from a GI condition that needs medical attention. Whether you're a newly diagnosed patient or a loved one of someone suffering from a digestive disorder, this book offers help. The only text available to provide both the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions & Answers About Digestive Health, provides practical, authoritative answers to 100 of the most common questions asked. Written with commentary from actual patients, this is an invaluable resource for anyone struggling with the medical, physical, and emotional turmoil of this disease.
Edited by Andrew S. Warner, MD-Lahey Clinic
Andrew S. Warner, MD is Chairman of the Department of Gastroenterology at Lahey Clinic, and is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and a Clinical Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He has been Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at Lahey Clinic since 1992 where he has participated in many clinical trials for new treatments for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and is the author of numerous publications in the are of inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Warner has been an active member of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and currently serves on the medical advisory committee of the New England chapter.