Journal FAP Edition
to Publishers Website
Imagine our surprise to find a Medical Journal
all about FAP which even as patients John and myself found
contained some really valuable and more importantly, understandable
Our thanks go to Janice Koistinen of Warwick University and
the editor for making two copies available to us. Of course
we are not able to provide quotes from them but the link above
and details below give an indication of the contents.
We are sure it will raise some eyebrows but
hopefully eventually such articles will lead to a better understanding
of FAP among clinicians to the benefit of all patients with
Volume 5, Number 3
/ September, 2006
Special Issue: Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Journal Familial Cancer
Publisher Springer Netherlands
ISSN 1389-9600 (Print) 1573-7292 (Online)
Subject Collection Medicine
SpringerLink Date Sunday, September 24, 2006
Foreword: The future
for the study of familial adenomatous polyposis.
The history of familial
The Genetics of FAP
and FAP-like syndromes.
polyposis: the practical applications of clinical and molecular
In which patients do
I perform IRA, and why?
and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for familial adenomatous
Surveillance and management
of upper gastrointestinal disease in Familial Adenomatous
Current ideas in desmoid
The current status
of chemoprevention in FAP.
Plus two articles of
Quite a comprhensive
list. Any comments would be welcomed by us.