Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Mar 17, 2015 - Medical - 2208 pages

Ideal for fellows and practicing pulmonologists who need an authoritative, comprehensive reference on all aspects of pulmonary medicine, Murray and Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine offers the most definitive content on basic science, diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of the full spectrum of respiratory diseases.

  • Full-color design enhances teaching points and highlights challenging concepts.
  • Understand clinical applications and the scientific principles of respiratory medicine.
  • Detailed explanations of each disease entity allow you to work through differential diagnoses.
  • Key Points and Key Reading sections highlight the most useful references and resources for each chapter.
  • An expanded sleep section now covers four chapters and includes control of breathing, consequences of sleep disruption, as well as obstructive and central apnea.
  • New chapters in the Critical Care section cover Noninvasive Ventilation (NIV) and Extracorporeal Support of Gas Exchange (ECMO). New chapters focusing on diagnostic techniques now include Invasive Diagnostic Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions and Positron Emission Tomography, and a new chapter on Therapeutic Bronchoscopy highlights the interventional role of pulmonologists.

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Contents

1 Scientific Principles of Respiratory Medicine
1
2 Diagnosis and Evaluation of Respiratory Disease
261
3 Clinical Respiratory Medicine
484
Appendix Glossary of Terms and Standard Symbols
923
Index
1
IBC_Clinical Key Ad
69
Front Cover
70
Murray Nadels Textbook of Respiratory Medicine
iii
Videos
xxvii
J Neoplasms of the Lung
912
K Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulation
1001
L Infi ltrative and Interstitial Lung Diseases
1118
M Environmental and Occupational Hazards
1295
N Disorders of the Pleura
1396
O Disorders of the Mediastinum
1478
P Disorders of Sleep and Control of Breathing
1511

Copyright Page
iv
Dedication for Sixth Edition
v
Contributors
vi
Preface to the Sixth Edition
xx
Preface to the First Edition
xxi
Table Of Contents
xxiii
Q Respiratory Manifestations of Extrapulmonary Disorders
1583
R Management of Respiratory Failure
1723
Appendix Glossary of Terms and Standard Symbols
1884
Index
1
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Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

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