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Author Cunningham, Carin L

Title Pediatric gastrointestinal disorders : biopsychosocial assessment and treatment / Carin L. Cunningham and Gerard A. Banez
Published New York : Springer, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xv, 199 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover -- Contents -- CH 1. Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disorders: Prevalence, Costs, and Rationale for a Biopsychosocial Approach -- Impact of Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disorders -- Costs of Gastrointestinal Disorders: Impact on Functioning and Economic Costs -- Rationale for a Biopsychosocial Approach to Pediatric GI Disorders -- Summary -- CH 2. Theoretical and Historical Basis for a Biopsychosocial Approach to Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disorders -- Historical Review of Mind/Body Relationship -- The Mind/Body Relationship: A History of Gastrointestinal Disorders -- Biopsychosocial Model and Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disorders -- Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders -- Brain-Gut Interaction -- CH 3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Epidemiology -- Etiology -- Prognosis -- Guidelines for Psychosocial Intervention -- New directions: clinical care and research -- CH 4. Esophageal Disorders -- Esophageal Functioning -- Esophageal Disorders -- CH 5. Rumination and Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome -- Rumination -- Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome -- CH 6. Recurrent Abdominal Pain (RAP) -- Epidemiology -- Etiology/Conceptual Models -- Physiological Features -- Psychological Features -- Clinical Evaluation -- Treatment Avenues -- Practice Issues and Recommendations -- Appendix A -- CH 7. Irritable Bowel Syndrome -- Causes and Conceptualization -- Prevalence -- Clinical Evaluation -- Treatment -- Suggested Treatment Program -- CH 8. Defecation Disorders -- Pathophysiology of Normal Defecation: The Interactive Nature of Physiology and Behavior -- Specific Defecation Disorders -- Subtypes of Fecal Incontinence -- Epidemiology -- Course and Prognosis -- Etiology -- Diagnosis -- A Proposed Treatment Plan for Fecal Incontinence -- Proposed Treatment for Fecal Incontinence Due to Medical/Behavioral Problems -- Proposed Treatment of Retentive Fecal Incontinence -- Proposed Treatment for Nonretentive Fecal Incontinence -- New Directions -- Prevention -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- CH 9. Case Studies: Treatment and Consultation Issues -- Inflammatory Bowel Disease/Crohn's Disease -- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease -- Recurrent Vomiting/Rumination -- Recurrent Abdominal Pain -- Fecal Incontinence Due to Medical/Behavioral Problems -- Retentive Fecal Incontinence -- Nonretentive Fecal Incontinence -- Summary -- Index -- Last Page
Summary Presents an overview of pediatric gastrointestinal disorders, their prevalence and etiology; and descriptions of the most common disorders, with their typical psychological and behavioral symptoms. This work also includes reviews of empirically-based, clinically sound assessment and treatment strategies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Pediatric gastroenterology.
Gastrointestinal Diseases -- psychology
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
Gastrointestinal Diseases -- psychology.
Pediatric gastroenterology.
Pediatric gastroenterology
Psychologische Diagnostik
Form Electronic book
Author Banez, Gerard A
ISBN 9780387256122