eBOOKS BY CATEGORY
Your Account
Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, Fourth Edition
Price
Quantity
£606.00
(To see other currencies, click on price)
PDF
Add to basket  

MORE ABOUT THIS BOOK

Main description:

A complete guide to the entire field of respiratory medicine-with all-new content and a streamlined new design

First published in 1980, Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders is the classic reference through which pulmonary physicians have gained a commanding look at the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary diseases and disorders. Edited by the world's foremost authorities, Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders covers exactly what you need to know about lung diseases and their management, including sleep-disordered breathing, COPD, emphysema and lung cancer, as well as new technological advances and imaging techniques.

This unparalleled two-volume resource begins with a compelling overview of up-to-date clinical perspectives, along with the scientific basis of lung function health and disease. It then provides turn key information on everything from respiratory disease signs and symptoms, to obstructive lung diseases, occupational and environmental disorders and specific respiratory conditions such as infections diseases of the lungs and acute respiratory failure.


Back cover:

Job: Fishman et al.: Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders, 4e back cover copy;0071457399;9780071457392

[title]

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders

Fourth Edition

[authors]

Alfred P. Fishman, MD

Jack A. Elias, MD

Jay A. Fishman, MD

Michael A. Grippi, MD

Robert M. Senior, MD

[headline]

A complete guide to the entire field of respiratory medicine-with all-new content and a streamlined new design

First published in 1980, Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders is the classic reference through which pulmonary physicians have gained a commanding look at the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary diseases and disorders. Edited by the world's foremost authorities, Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases & Disorders covers exactly what you need to know about lung diseases and their management, including sleep-disordered breathing, COPD, emphysema, and lung cancer, as well as new technological advances and imaging techniques.

This unparalleled two-volume resource begins with a compelling overview of up-to-date clinical perspectives, along with the scientific basis of lung function health and disease. It then provides turnkey information on everything from respiratory disease signs and symptoms, to obstructive lung diseases, occupational and environmental disorders, and specific respiratory conditions such as infections diseases of the lungs and acute respiratory failure.

New to the 4th Edition:

  • Information on recent advancements in many clinically relevant areas of pulmonary medicine
  • Update to the infectious diseases chapters that reflect current practice guidelines and recent antimicrobial developments
  • Clearer connection between fundamental science concepts and clinical applications, which reflect current scientific research
  • Latest information on sleep disorders
  • Review of recent recommendations of the American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society for the accurate interpretation of pulmonary function tests
  • Appendices that include a respiratory questionnaire, normal values, and commonly used terms & symbols

mcgraw-hillmedical.com

[McGraw-Hill Medical logo]


PRODUCT DETAILS

ISBN-13: 9780071641098
Publisher: McGraw-Hill (McGraw-Hill Medical)
Publication date: May, 2008
Pages: None

Subcategories: Counselling & Therapy, Respiratory Medicine

MEET THE AUTHOR

Alfred P. Fishman MD

William Maul Measey Professor of Medicine,

University of Pennsylvania Medical Center,Philadelphia, PA

Jack A. Elias, MD

Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Medicine,Chair, Department of Internal Medicine,

Yale University School of Medicine,New Haven, CT

Jay A. Fishman, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine,Harvard Medical School;Director, Transplant Infectious Disease and Compromised Host Program,Massachusetts General Hospital;Associate Director, MGH Transplantation Center,Boston

Michael A. Grippi, MD

Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine,Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division,University of Pennsylvania Health System;Chief of Medicine, Philadelphia VA Medical Center,Philadelphia, PA

Robert M. Senior, MD

Dorothy R. and Hubert C. Moog Professor of Pulmonary Diseases in Medicine, Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology,Washington University School of MedicineSt. Louis, Mo

Allan I. Pack MD, ChB, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Sleep Medicine/Department of Medicine, Director, Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology,University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine,Philadelphia, PA