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Type: Thesis
Title: Regulation of upper gastrointestinal motility and sensation in health and disease / a thesis submitted by Christopher Keith Rayner.
Author: Rayner, Christopher Keith
Issue Date: 2000
School/Discipline: Dept. of Medicine
Abstract: The broad areas addressed are: the effect of physiological changes in the blood glucose concentration in the regulation of gastroduodenal motor and sensory function; the effect of acute hyperglycaemia on gastric motor and sensory function in patients with diabetes mellitus and the motor response to prokinetic therapy; the relationships between small intestinal nutrient exposure, gastrointestinal peptide hormone release, antropyloric motility and appetite; and, the effect of aging on the proximal gastric response to distension and food intake.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (Ph.D.)--Adelaide University, Dept. of Medicine, 2001
Subject: Gastrointestinal system Motility.
Description: Includes bibliographical references (leaves 349-440).
440 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm.
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