Cystic fibrosis /

Other Authors: Hodson, Margaret E., Geddes, Duncan M., Bush, Andrew, 1954 Apr. 24-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Hodder Arnold, 2007
Edition: 3rd ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • History of cystic fibrosis / James M. Littlewood
  • Epidemiology of cystic fibrosis / Sarah Walters and Anil Mehta
  • Molecular biology of cystic fibrosis : CFTR processing and functions, and classes of mutations / Malka Nissim-Rafinia, Batsheva Kerem, and Eitan Kerem
  • Pathophysiology : epithelial cell biology and ion channel function in the lung, sweat gland, and pancreas / Raymond D. Coakley and Richard C. Boucher
  • Immunology of cystic fibrosis / Gerd Dèoring and Felix Ratjen
  • Genotype-phenotype correlations and modifier genes / Jane C. Davies
  • Variability of clinical course in cystic fibrosis / Michael Schechter
  • Diagnosis of cystic fibrosis / Colin Wallis
  • The challenge of screening newborn infants for cystic fibrosis / Kevin W. Southern
  • How to manage the screened patient / Philip Robinson
  • Microbiology of cystic fibrosis : role of the clinical microbiology laboratory, susceptibility and synergy studies, and infection control / Samiya Razvi and Lisa Saiman
  • Respiratory disease : infection / Ian M. Balfour-Lynn and J. Stuart Elborn
  • Respiratory disease : non-infectious complications / Margaret Hodson and Andrew Bush
  • Sleep, lung mechanics, and work of breathing, including NIPPV / Brigitte Fauroux and Annick Clâement
  • Delivery of therapy to the cystic fibrosis lung / Harm A.W.M. Tiddens and Sunalene G. Devadason
  • The upper airway in cystic fibrosis / William E. Grant
  • Gastrointestinal disease in cystic fibrosis / Ian Gooding and David Westaby
  • Liver, biliary, and pancreatic disease / Vicky Dondos and David Westaby
  • Insulin deficiency and diabetes related to cystic fibrosis / Christopher D. Sheldon and Lee Dobson
  • Growth and puberty / Nicola Bridges
  • Cystic-fibrosis-related low bone mineral density / Sarah L. Elkin and Charles S. Haworth
  • Other system disorders in cystic fibrosis / Khin Ma Gyi
  • Sexual and reproductive health / Susan M. Sawyer
  • Transplantation / Paul Aurora, Khin Gyi, and Martin Carby
  • Using databases to improve care / Sheila G. McKenzie and Margaret E. Hodson
  • Infant and pre-school children : lung function / Sarath Ranganathan
  • Infant and pre-school children : role of bronchoscopy / Gary Connett
  • Infant and pre-school children : imaging the lungs / Samatha Sonnappa and Catherine M. Owens
  • Physiological monitoring of older children and adults / Mark Rosenthal
  • Exercise : testing / David M. Orenstein and Wolfgang Gruber
  • Exercise : use in therapy / David M. Orenstein and Linda W. Higgins
  • Clinical outcome measures to assess new treatments for CF lung disease / Jane C. Davies and Eric W.F.W. Alton on behalf of the UKCF Gene Therapy Consortium
  • Cystic fibrosis center care / Penny Agent and Susan Madge
  • Nursing care / Susan Madge and Christine Hockings
  • Physiotherapy / Craig Lapin, Anne Lapin, and Jennifer A. Pryor
  • Nutritional aspects / Sue Wolfe and Sarah Collins
  • Psychological aspects of cystic fibrosis / Alistair J.A. Duff and Helen Oxley
  • Palliative care in cystic fibrosis / Catherine E. Urch and Margaret E. Hodson
  • Gene and stem cell therapy / Uta Griesenbach and Eric W.F.W. Alton on behalf of the UKCF Gene Therapy Consortium
  • Non-gene therapy treatments : what will they deliver? / Adam Jaffâe and Pierre Barker
  • The future : how will management change? / Andrew Bush and Duncan Geddes
  • Transition form / Susan Madge and Jacqueline Francis
  • Practical nursing care required by the cystic fibrosis patient and its delivery / Frances Duncan-Skingle and Tracey Catling.