Fishman's Manual of Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders / Edition 3

Fishman's Manual of Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders / Edition 3

by Alfred P. Fishman, Robert M. Senior, Larry R. Kaiser, Michael A. Grippi
     
 

AT LAST, A PRACTICAL, POCKET-SIZED FISHMAN'S! IT PUTS THE BEST ANSWERS IN CLINICAL PULMONARY MEDICINE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

This take-anywhere reference provides the information needed for diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of lung diseases and disorders. With Fishman's Manual of Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, clinical facts and procedures from

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AT LAST, A PRACTICAL, POCKET-SIZED FISHMAN'S! IT PUTS THE BEST ANSWERS IN CLINICAL PULMONARY MEDICINE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

This take-anywhere reference provides the information needed for diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of lung diseases and disorders. With Fishman's Manual of Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, clinical facts and procedures from the leading pulmonary reference can be as close as your coat pocket.

THE BEST PORTABLE PULMONARY REFERENCE
* Provides clinical workups for all major diseases and disorders
* Offers easy access to differential diagnosis procedures and standards
* Outlines physical and laboratory tests
* Covers issues in diagnosis, management, and treatment
* Concisely compares options for managing lung disease
* Addresses the clinical approach to all major pulmonary diseases, from infections to cancer to asthma and more
* Referenced to the complete two-volume Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, Third Edition.

This clinical problem-solving Manual is an excellent resource for Internal Medicine residents and any clinician who treats patients with breathing problems.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070220027
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
06/20/2002
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
1174
Product dimensions:
4.78(w) x 8.18(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Pt. 1Symptoms and Signs of Respiratory Disease1
1Approach to the Patient3
2Pulmonary Function and Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing31
3Evaluation of Pulmonary Diseases by Imaging48
4Bronchoscopy, Transthoracic Needle Aspiration, and Related Procedures75
5Impairment and Disability Evaluation96
Pt. 2Obstructive Lung Diseases103
6Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Overview105
7Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Pathogenesis, Clinical Course, Management, and Rehabilitation118
8Asthma143
9Aspirin- and Exercise-Induced Asthma151
10Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis and Hypersensitivity Reactions to Fungi159
11Upper Airway Obstruction165
12Cystic Fibrosis176
13Bronchiolitis187
14Bullous Diseases of the Lung198
Pt. 3Occupational and Environmental Disorders203
15Occupational Lung Disorders: General Principles and Approaches205
16Asbestos-Related Lung Disease217
17Chronic Beryllium and Hard-Metal Lung Disease230
18Coal Workers' Lung Diseases and Silicosis238
19Occupational Asthma, Byssinosis, and Industrial Bronchitis250
20Toxic Inhalations257
21Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollution275
22Pulmonary Disorders Related to High Altitude285
23Diving Injuries and Air Embolism292
24Thermal Lung Injury and Acute Smoke Inhalation297
Pt. 4Drug-Induced Lung Diseases307
25Drug-Induced Lung Disease due to Nonchemotherapeutic Agents309
26Pulmonary Toxicity Associated with Chemotherapeutic Agents327
Pt. 5Interstitial and Inflammatory Lung Diseases337
27Interstitial Lung Disease: A Clinical Overview and General Approach339
28Systemic Sarcoidosis348
29Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis360
30Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis373
31Radiation Pneumonitis381
32Pulmonary Manifestations of the Collagen Vascular Diseases390
33The Eosinophilic Pneumonias408
34Pulmonary Histiocytosis X423
35Pulmonary Lymphagioleiomyomatosis and Tuberous Sclerosis429
36The Lungs in Patients with Inborn Errors of Metabolism434
Pt. 6Alveolar Diseases441
37Alveolar Hemorrhage Syndromes443
38Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis449
Pt. 7Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulation451
39Pulmonary Hypertension and Cor Pulmonale453
40Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease461
41Pulmonary Edema469
42Pulmonary Vasculitis477
43Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations482
Pt. 8Disorders of the Pleural Space485
44Pleural Effusions: Nonmalignant and Malignant487
45Pneumothorax507
46Malignant Mesothelioma and Other Primary Pleural Tumors513
Pt. 9Diseases of the Mediastinum519
47The Mediastinum: Overview, Anatomy, and Diagnostic Approach521
Pt. 10Disorders of the Chest Wall and Neuromuscular Diseases535
48Disorders of the Chest Wall537
49Neuromuscular Diseases545
Pt. 11Sleep and Sleep Disorders561
50Sleepiness, Control of Ventilation and Sleep-Disorders Breathing563
Pt. 12Surgical Aspects of Pulmonary Medicine575
51Surgical Aspects of Pulmonary Medicine577
52Thoracic Trauma585
53Lung Transplantation593
Pt. 13Neoplasms of the Lungs605
54The Solitary Pulmonary Nodule: A Systemic Approach607
55Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - Clinical Aspects, Diagnosis, Staging, and Treatment615
56Lung Tumors Other Than Bronchogenic Carcinoma: Benign, Malignant, and Metastatic642
57Extrapulmonary Syndromes Associated with Lung Tumors652
Pt. 14Infectious Diseases of the Lungs659
58Approach to the Patient with Pulmonary Infection661
59Antimicrobial Therapy of Common Pulmonary Infections700
60Community-Acquired Pneumonia715
61Nosocomial Respiratory Tract Infections and Gram-Negative Pneumonia734
62Mycobacterial Infections763
63Fungal Infections of the Lungs820
64Viral Infections of the Lungs and Respiratory Tract887
65Parasitic Infections of the Lungs912
66Pulmonary Infection in Immunocompromised Hosts941
67Zoonotic and Unusual Pneumonias997
Pt. 15Acute Respiratory Failure1021
68Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome1023
69Systemic Inflammatory Response and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndromes1029
70Acute Respiratory Failure in the Surgical Patient1034
71Respiratory Distress Syndrome of the Newborn1044
72Oxygen Therapy and Pulmonary Oxygen Toxicity1049
73Intubation and Upper Airway Management1058
74Hemodynamic and Respiratory Monitoring in Acute Respiratory Failure1064
75Mechanical Ventilation1073
76Nutrition in Acute Respiratory Failure1082
77Sedation and Analgesia in the Intensive Care Unit1090
78Pulmonary Pharmacotherapy1099
79Ethics in Critical Care1111
AppAgents Potentially Associated with Bioterrorism1115
Index1123

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