|aDigestion|h[videorecording] /|ca presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; produced for Discovery Health Channel by Big Rock Productions.
|a[United States] :|bDiscovery Health Channel ;|aTaipei :|bKing's Multimedia,|cc2001.
|a1 videodisc (50 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aThe body invaders
|aDiscovery Channel University
|aChinese title :常見疾病 6.腸胃病
|aOriginally produced for Discovery Health Channel, c2001.
|aProducer, Ron Blau.
|aHost, Katherine "Kat" Carney.
|aExplores all 24 feet of the human gastrointestinal tract, stopping at each stage of digestion for a close-up study of the organs involved. In addition, food-borne illnesses, gastroesophageal reflux disease, lactose intolerance, ulcers caused by H. pylori, Crohn's disease, and traveler's diarrhea are explained by experts from Tufts Medical Schools Lahey Clinic, the City of Boston Health Department, the New England Medical Center, and elsewhere. OR footage of gall bladder surgery and intestinal imaging via colonoscopy are featured.