Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: A Guide for the Practicing Clinician

Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: A Guide for the Practicing Clinician

by Marc A. Judson (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781493945344
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Series: Respiratory Medicine
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Marc A. Judson, MD,completed his medical education at Vanderbilt University Medical School, his internal medicine residency at the Montefiore Hospital Medical Center, and his fellowship in Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine at NYU/Bellevue. He was on the faculty at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and then for 18 years at the Medical University of South Carolina, where he rose to the rank of Professor of Medicine in 2002. In April, 2011, he assumed the position of Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Albany Medical College. Dr. Judson is the author of over 130 original articles and 25 book chapters. His early area of interest was in the field of lung transplantation as he was the Medical Director of theLung Transplantation Programat the Medical University of South Carolina for 7 years. For the last 20 years, Dr. Judson’s area of focus has been sarcoidosis. He directed one of the largest sarcoidosis clinics in the United States at the Medical University of South Carolina. He has participated in more than 40 clinical and translational sarcoidosis studies including several NIH trials. He is on the editorial board of the international sarcoidosis journal (Sarcoidosis, Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Diseases)and just completed two terms on the Executive Committee of the international sarcoidosis society (WASOG). He is also on the Editorial Board of Chest and an Associate Editor of Respiratory Medicine.

Table of Contents

1 The Diagnosis of Sarcoidosis

Marc A. Judson

2 The Pulmonary Manifestations of Sarcoidosis

Marcel Veltkamp and Jan C. Grutters

3 The Treatment of Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Robert P. Baughman and Marjolein Drent

4 Acute Pulmonary Exacerbation of Sarcoidosis: APES

Panselinas Efstratios and Marc A. Judson

5 Advanced (“End-Stage”) Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Divya C. Patel, Marie Budev, and Daniel A. Culver

6 Sarcoidosis Associated Pulmonary Hypertension

Oksana A. Schlobin and Steven D. Nathan

7 Monitoring Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Athol U. Wells

8 Extrapulmonary Sarcoidosis

Hidenobu Shigemitsu, Hiren V. Patel, and Matthew P. Schreiber

9 Instructive Cases of Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

Andrew J. Goodwin and Carlos E. Kummerfeldt

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