Chest medicine : essentials of pulmonary and critical care medicine /

Other Authors: George, Ronald B.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005
Edition: 5th ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Functional anatomy of the respiratory system / Donna L. Carden, Michael A. Matthay, and Ronald B. George
  • Mechanics of respiration / Richard W. Light
  • Alveolar ventilation, gas exchange, oxygen delivery, and acid-base physiology / Ronald B. George and Gary T. Kinasewitz
  • The respiratory history and physical examination / Ronald B. George and D. Keith Payne
  • Chest imaging / Dirk Sostman ... [et al.]
  • Clinical pulmonary function testing, exercise testing, and disability evaluation / Richard W. Light
  • Invasive diagnostic procedures / Richard W. Light and R. Michael Rodriguez
  • Asthma / Mani S. Kavuru and Herbert P. Wiedemann
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease / James F. Donohue and Gerardo S. San Pedro
  • Lung transplantation and lung volume reduction surgery / Stephanie M. Levine ... [et al.]
  • Pulmonary thromboembolism and other pulmonary vascular diseases / Alejandro C. Arroliga, Michael A. Matthay, and Richard A. Matthay
  • Diffuse parenchymal and alveolar lung diseases / David G. Morris ... [et al.]
  • Occupational and environmental lung disease / Carrie A. Redlich and John R. Balmes
  • Lung neoplasms / Lynn T. Tanoue, Darryl C. Carter, and Richard A. Matthay
  • Respiratory tract infections / Michael S. Niederman and George A. Sarosi
  • Pulmonary complications in the immunosuppressed patient / Boaz A. Markewitz and G. Douglas Campbell
  • Diseases of the pleura, mediastinum, chest wall, and diaphragm / Richard W. Light
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders / Richard B. Berry
  • Pulmonary and critical care among elderly patients admitted to the intensive care unit / Cari R. Levy, Margaret A. Pisani, and E. Wesley Ely
  • Nutrition in critical illness and injury / Annette Stralovich-Romani, C. Kres Mahutte, and John M. Luce
  • General principles of managing the patient with respiratory failure / Rachel H. Dotson, Brian M. Daniel, and James A. Frank
  • Acute hypercapnic respiratory failure: neuromuscular and obstructive diseases / Kamran Atabai, Michael A. Matthay, and Carolyn S. Calfee
  • Acute hypoxemic respiratory failure: pulmonary edema and acute lung injury / Lorraine B. Ware and Michael A. Matthay
  • Thoracic trauma, surgery and perioperative management / Michael W. Owens, Shawn A. Milligan, and Jane M. Eggerstedt
  • Managing the patient with shock sepsis and multiple organ failure / Richard H. Savel, Michael A. Matthay, and Michael Gropper
  • Prevention of nonpulmonary complications of intensive care / Mark D. Eisner, Michael A. Matthay, and Sanjay Saint.