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Fishman's Manual of Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

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ISBN-10: 0070220026

ISBN-13: 9780070220027

Edition: 3rd 2002

Authors: Alfred P. Fishman, Jack A. Elias, Michael A. Grippi, Larry R. Kaiser, Robert M. Senior

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This companion handbook is a concise presentation of the important clinical information contained in the main work. It is the pocket manual for pulmonary disease, offering a quick reference to the most common diseases and disorders.
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Book details

List price: $49.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 5/10/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1174
Size: 4.75" wide x 8.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.200
Language: English

Symptoms and Signs of Respiratory Diseasep. 1
Approach to the Patientp. 3
Pulmonary Function and Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testingp. 31
Evaluation of Pulmonary Diseases by Imagingp. 48
Bronchoscopy, Transthoracic Needle Aspiration, and Related Proceduresp. 75
Impairment and Disability Evaluationp. 96
Obstructive Lung Diseasesp. 103
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Overviewp. 105
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Pathogenesis, Clinical Course, Management, and Rehabilitationp. 118
Asthmap. 143
Aspirin- and Exercise-Induced Asthmap. 151
Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis and Hypersensitivity Reactions to Fungip. 159
Upper Airway Obstructionp. 165
Cystic Fibrosisp. 176
Bronchiolitisp. 187
Bullous Diseases of the Lungp. 198
Occupational and Environmental Disordersp. 203
Occupational Lung Disorders: General Principles and Approachesp. 205
Asbestos-Related Lung Diseasep. 217
Chronic Beryllium and Hard-Metal Lung Diseasep. 230
Coal Workers' Lung Diseases and Silicosisp. 238
Occupational Asthma, Byssinosis, and Industrial Bronchitisp. 250
Toxic Inhalationsp. 257
Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollutionp. 275
Pulmonary Disorders Related to High Altitudep. 285
Diving Injuries and Air Embolismp. 292
Thermal Lung Injury and Acute Smoke Inhalationp. 297
Drug-Induced Lung Diseasesp. 307
Drug-Induced Lung Disease due to Nonchemotherapeutic Agentsp. 309
Pulmonary Toxicity Associated with Chemotherapeutic Agentsp. 327
Interstitial and Inflammatory Lung Diseasesp. 337
Interstitial Lung Disease: A Clinical Overview and General Approachp. 339
Systemic Sarcoidosisp. 348
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosisp. 360
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitisp. 373
Radiation Pneumonitisp. 381
Pulmonary Manifestations of the Collagen Vascular Diseasesp. 390
The Eosinophilic Pneumoniasp. 408
Pulmonary Histiocytosis Xp. 423
Pulmonary Lymphagioleiomyomatosis and Tuberous Sclerosisp. 429
The Lungs in Patients with Inborn Errors of Metabolismp. 434
Alveolar Diseasesp. 441
Alveolar Hemorrhage Syndromesp. 443
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosisp. 449
Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulationp. 451
Pulmonary Hypertension and Cor Pulmonalep. 453
Pulmonary Thromboembolic Diseasep. 461
Pulmonary Edemap. 469
Pulmonary Vasculitisp. 477
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformationsp. 482
Disorders of the Pleural Spacep. 485
Pleural Effusions: Nonmalignant and Malignantp. 487
Pneumothoraxp. 507
Malignant Mesothelioma and Other Primary Pleural Tumorsp. 513
Diseases of the Mediastinump. 519
The Mediastinum: Overview, Anatomy, and Diagnostic Approachp. 521
Disorders of the Chest Wall and Neuromuscular Diseasesp. 535
Disorders of the Chest Wallp. 537
Neuromuscular Diseasesp. 545
Sleep and Sleep Disordersp. 561
Sleepiness, Control of Ventilation and Sleep-Disorders Breathingp. 563
Surgical Aspects of Pulmonary Medicinep. 575
Surgical Aspects of Pulmonary Medicinep. 577
Thoracic Traumap. 585
Lung Transplantationp. 593
Neoplasms of the Lungsp. 605
The Solitary Pulmonary Nodule: A Systemic Approachp. 607
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - Clinical Aspects, Diagnosis, Staging, and Treatmentp. 615
Lung Tumors Other Than Bronchogenic Carcinoma: Benign, Malignant, and Metastaticp. 642
Extrapulmonary Syndromes Associated with Lung Tumorsp. 652
Infectious Diseases of the Lungsp. 659
Approach to the Patient with Pulmonary Infectionp. 661
Antimicrobial Therapy of Common Pulmonary Infectionsp. 700
Community-Acquired Pneumoniap. 715
Nosocomial Respiratory Tract Infections and Gram-Negative Pneumoniap. 734
Mycobacterial Infectionsp. 763
Fungal Infections of the Lungsp. 820
Viral Infections of the Lungs and Respiratory Tractp. 887
Parasitic Infections of the Lungsp. 912
Pulmonary Infection in Immunocompromised Hostsp. 941
Zoonotic and Unusual Pneumoniasp. 997
Acute Respiratory Failurep. 1021
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndromep. 1023
Systemic Inflammatory Response and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndromesp. 1029
Acute Respiratory Failure in the Surgical Patientp. 1034
Respiratory Distress Syndrome of the Newbornp. 1044
Oxygen Therapy and Pulmonary Oxygen Toxicityp. 1049
Intubation and Upper Airway Managementp. 1058
Hemodynamic and Respiratory Monitoring in Acute Respiratory Failurep. 1064
Mechanical Ventilationp. 1073
Nutrition in Acute Respiratory Failurep. 1082
Sedation and Analgesia in the Intensive Care Unitp. 1090
Pulmonary Pharmacotherapyp. 1099
Ethics in Critical Carep. 1111
Agents Potentially Associated with Bioterrorismp. 1115
Indexp. 1123
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