In AGA’s Digestive Diseases Self-Education Program’s (DDSEP® 9) chapter on the biliary tract, Rahul Kuvar, MD, from the University of Washington, reviews the causes, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the system. Learners will receive in-depth understanding of:
- Developmental abnormalities.
- Physiology of bile formation and gallbladder motility.
- Treatment of gallstone, acalculous, biliary neoplastic and sclerosing disorders.
Dr. Kuver is a board certified gastroenterologist at the Digestive Health Center at UW Medical Center, director of the UW Gastroenterology Fellowship Program and a UW associate professor of gastroenterology and medicine. His research interests include biliary epithelial cell biology and the cellular and molecular processes involved in cholesterol transport, mucin secretion and carcinogenesis.
Written by leading experts, DDSEP 9 is the industry’s premiere educational tool for practicing clinicians who want to stay current on GI developments and for fellows preparing for ABIM certification. Learn more about the biliary tract and a wealth of other important GI patient care subjects.