Russell Cohen,MD Authors IBD book

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May 17, 2011

Dr. Russell Cohen , Associate Professor of Medicine ( Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition)  and Co- Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center recently published the second edition the textbook entitled “  Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis and Therapeutics”.  This book provides readers with the most up-to-date approaches to IBD states, expansion of biological agents of treatment, new studies in the epidemiology of IBD, the changing economics of IBD, major advances in novel radiographic techniques; which aid in the detection of colorectal cancer in patients with IBD and new findings in the genetics of IBD. This new edition also provides  an in-depth review of many of the important areas in history, epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of the inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease), as well as associated issues: extra intestinal manifestations, ostomy care, women's issues and economics.