×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Murray and Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine: 2-Volume Set / Edition 4
     

Murray and Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine: 2-Volume Set / Edition 4

by Robert J. Mason, V. Courtney Broaddus, John F. Murray, Jay A. Nadel
 

ISBN-10: 0721603270

ISBN-13: 9780721603278

Pub. Date: 06/02/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Completely revised, the 4th Edition of this authoritative reference delivers a wealth of new information that enables readers to identify, treat, and manage a full range of respiratory disorders more easily than ever. Edited and written by leaders in the field, the book covers the scientific principles of respiratory medicine; its foundations in basic anatomy,

Overview

Completely revised, the 4th Edition of this authoritative reference delivers a wealth of new information that enables readers to identify, treat, and manage a full range of respiratory disorders more easily than ever. Edited and written by leaders in the field, the book covers the scientific principles of respiratory medicine; its foundations in basic anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, pathology, and immunology; and its clinical applications. It features a wealth of new chapters
• coverage of new modalities in biotechnologic, genomic, and informational sciences
• a new 2-color design that makes it easier and quicker to access key information
• and complete references for further study.

• Covers the hottest topics in the field, including COPD guidelines and lung reduction surgery
• better pharmacological control of asthma
• first-line drug therapies for cancer
• interstitial lung disease
• thoracoscopic surgery
• ARDS ventilation guidelines c and more.
• Includes 6 new chapters: Alveolar and Distal Airway Epithelial Fluid Transport
• Mucus Production, Secretion, and Clearance
• Pleuroscopy, Thoracoscopy, and Other Invasive Procedures
• Clinical Exercise Testing
• Smoking Hazards and Cessation
• and Patient Education and Compliance.
• Offers a fresh editorial approach with the addition of 1 new editor.
• Features the work of 73 new authors, including international contributors.
• Incorporates 100 new full-color illustrations for a total of more than 1,250 images.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721603278
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/02/2005
Edition description:
2-Volume Set
Pages:
2832
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 11.75(h) x 5.00(d)

Table of Contents

PART I SCIENTIFIC PRINCIPLES OF RESPIRATORY MEDICINE

Section A Anatomy and Development of the Respiratory Tract

1. Anatomy of the Lungs
2. Lung Growth and Development
3. Genetic Approach to Lung Disease

Section B Respiratory Physiology

4. Ventilation, Blood Flow, and Gas Exchange
5. Respiratory System Mechanics and Energetics
6. Pulmonary Circulation and Regulation of Fluid Balance
7. Acid-Base Balance

Section C Respiratory Pharmacology

8. Respiratory Pharmacology: General Pharmacologic Principles
9. Airway Pharmacology
10. Pulmonary Vascular Pharmacology

Section D Defense Mechanisms

11. Pulmonary Surfactant
12*. Alveolar and Distal Airway Epithelial Fluid Transport
13*. Mucus Production, Secretion, and Clearance
14. Monocytes, Macrophages, and Dendritic Cells of the Lung
15. Immune recognition and Responses

Section E Respiratory Pathology and Inflammation

16. General features of Respiratory Pathology
17. Inflammation, Injury, and Repair

PART II DIAGNOSIS AND EVALUATION OF RESPIRATORY DISEASE

Section F Diagnosis

18. History and Physical Examination
19. Microbiologic Diagnosis of Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
20. Radiographic Techniques
21. Nuclear Medicine Techniques
22. Bronchoscopy
23*. Pleuroscopy, Thoracoscopy, and Other Invasive Procedures

Section G Evaluation

24. Pulmonary Function Testing
25*. Clinical Exercise Testing
26. Preoperative Evaluation
27. Evaluation of Respiratory Impairment/Disability

PART III CLINICAL RESPIRATORY MEDICINE

Section H Symptoms of Respiratory Disease and their Management

28. Dyspnea
29. Cough
30. Chest pain

Section I Infectious Diseases of the Lungs

31. Viral Infections
32. Pyogenic Bacterial Pneumonia, lung Abscess and Empyema
33. Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases
34. Fungal Infections
35. Parasitic Diseases

Section J Obstructive Diseases

36. Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema
37. Asthma
38. Cystic Fibrosis
39. Bronchiectasis
40. Disorders of the Upper Airways
41. Disorders of the Intrathoracic Airways

Section K Neoplasms of the Lung

42. Biology of Lung Cancer
43. Epidemiology of Lung Cancer
44. Bronchogenic Carcinoma
45. Lymphoma, Lymphoproliferative Diseases, and Other Primary Malignant Tumors
46. Metastatic malignant tumors
47. Benign Tumors

Section L Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulation

48. Pulmonary Thromboembolism
49. Pulmonary Vasculitis and Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
50. Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations and Other Pulmonary-Vascular Abnormalities
51. Pulmonary edema and Acute Lung Injury
52. Cor pulmonale

Section M Infiltrative and Interstitial Lung Diseases

53. Approach to Diagnosis and Management of the Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias
54. The Lungs and Connective Tissue Diseases
55. Sarcoidosis
56. Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage and Other Rare Infiltrative Disorders
57. Eosinophilic Lung Diseases
58. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
59. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

Section N Environmental and Occupational Disorders

60. Occupational Asthma
61. Pneumoconioses
62. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
63. Air pollution
64. Acute Pulmonary Responses to Toxic Exposures
65. High Altitude
66. Diving Medicine
67. Drug-Induced Pulmonary Disease

Section O Disorders of the Pleura

68. Pleural Effusion
69. Pneumothorax, Chylothorax, Hemothorax, and Fibrothorax
70. Tumors of the Pleura

Section P Disorders of the Mediastinum

71. Tumors and Cysts of the Mediastinum
72. Pneumomediastinum and Mediastinitis

Section Q Disorders in the Control of Breathing

73. Hypoventilation and Hyperventilation Syndromes
74. Sleep Disorders

Section R Respiratory Manifestations of Extrapulmonary Disorders

75. Pulmonary Complications of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
76. Pulmonary Complications of Organ Transplantation and Primary Immunodeficiencies
77. Pulmonary Complications of Heart Disease
78. Pulmonary Complications of Abdominal Disease
79. Pulmonary Complications of Hematologic Disease
80. Pulmonary Complications of Endocrine Disease
81. Pulmonary Complications of Obstetric and Gynecologic Disease
82. The lungs and Neuromuscular Disease
83. The lungs and Chest Wall Disease

Section S Management of Respiratory Failure

84. Principles of Mechanical Ventilation
85. Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure, Including ARDS
86. Acute Ventilatory Failure
87. Care at the End of Life for Patients with Respiratory Failure
88. Pulmonary Rehabilitation
89. Lung Transplantation

Section T Prevention and Control

90*. Smoking Hazards and Cessation
91*. Patient Education and Compliance

APPENDIX

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews