Biochemical Tests in the Investigation of Diarrhoea

Duncan, Andrew (1990) Biochemical Tests in the Investigation of Diarrhoea. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

The idea behind this thesis developed during my employment at the Gastroenterology Laboratory at the Royal Infirmary Glasgow. The Laboratory is one of very few that has been established over the years as a centre for gastrointestinal research and also routine gastrointestinal investigations. In comparison to the 'high tech' biochemical investigations of other organs, the evaluation of gut function is decidedly 'low tech', frequently involving cumbersome tests, time-consuming analyses, and interpretative difficulties. This project concerns itself with the potential role of the clinical biochemistry laboratory in one aspect of gastrointestinal tests, namely the investigation of chronic diarrhoea.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: Medicine, Biochemistry
Date of Award: 1990
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:1990-77000
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2020 11:53
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2020 11:53
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/77000

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