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Principles of Pulmonary Medicine / Edition 7

Principles of Pulmonary Medicine / Edition 7

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ISBN-13: 9780323523714
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 02/23/2018
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 424
Sales rank: 445,442
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Pulmonary Anatomy and Physiology - The Basics     1
Presentation of the Patient with Pulmonary Disease     19
Evaluation of the Patient with Pulmonary Disease     29
Anatomic and Physiologic Aspects of Airways     63
Asthma     73
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease     90
Miscellaneous Airway Diseases     110
Anatomic and Physiologic Aspects of the Pulmonary Parenchyma     122
Overview of Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases     128
Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases Associated with Known Etiologic Agents     141
Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases of Unknown Etiology     154
Anatomic and Physiologic Aspects of the Pulmonary Vasculature     172
Pulmonary Embolism     179
Pulmonary Hypertension     189
Pleural Disease     200
Mediastinal Disease     214
Anatomic and Physiologic Aspects of Neural, Muscular, and Chest Wall Interactions with the Lungs     222
Disorders of Ventilatory Control     232
Disorders of the Respiratory Pump     241
Lung Cancer: Etiologic and Pathologic Aspects     253
Lung Cancer: Clinical Aspects     263
Lung Defense Mechanisms     276
Pneumonia     289
Tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacteria     306
Miscellaneous Infections Caused by Fungi and Pneumocystis     317
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome     328
Classification and Pathophysiologic Aspects of Respiratory Failure     337
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome     344
Management of Respiratory Failure     356
Appendix A     369
Appendix B     371
Appendix C     375
Index     379

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