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Tobacco Cessation: A Practice Manual for Primary Care Physicians

1st Edition

Rajmohan Panda, Manu Raj Mathur
December 02, 2019

Cessation of tobacco use is the need of the hour given that it is the single largest cause of disease and premature death in the world. This book covers epidemiology and risks, user classification, nicotine replacement therapy, pharmacological aids, behavioral modification and patient counseling...

Pocket Tutor Understanding ABGs and Lung Function Tests

2nd Edition

Munhunthan Thillai, Peter Bailey, Keith Hattotuwa
August 30, 2019

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with ‘on the go’, at a highly-affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Topics reflect information...

Inflammatory Cells & Lung Disease

1st Edition

William S. Lynn
August 27, 2019

First Published in 1983, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide into the relationship between inflammatory cells and our Lungs. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, pictures, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Medicine, and other...

Lung Connective Tissue: Location, Metabolism, and Response to Injury

1st Edition

John A. Pickrell
August 27, 2019

First Published in 1981, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide into the connective tissue of the lung and its relationship to our environment and health. Filled with a vast repertoire of factual data and statistics, this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Medicine, and other...

Asthma: Clinician's Desk Reference

1st Edition

J Graham Douglas, Kurtis S Elward
July 29, 2019

As the series title implies each Clinician’s Desk Reference is a practical resource and a daily aid for physicians in the hospital setting and in primary care.Asthma is one of the most important chronic disorders in the developed world. Evidence from around the world shows the prevalence of asthma...

Breath Sounds Methodology

1st Edition

Noam Gavriely
June 04, 2019

Published in 1995: Breath Sounds Methodology is a practical introduction to the measurement of the acoustic properties of the respiratory system. The author describes objective and quantitative methods for extracting the information embedded in the sounds produced in the airways and by the lung...

The Role of Beta Receptor Agonist Therapy in Asthma Mortality

1st Edition

Richard Beasley, Neil E. Pearce
May 23, 2019

First published in 1993, the Role of Beta Receptor Agonist Therapy in Asthma Mortality provides the first comprehensive review of the role of beta-receptor agonist drug therapy and asthma mortality. The book includes sections on the epidemiological and experimental methods used to examine possible...

Lung Imaging and CADx

1st Edition

Ayman El-Baz, Jasjit Suri
May 06, 2019

Developing an effective computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) system for lung cancer is of great clinical importance and can significantly increase the patient's chance for survival. For this reason, CAD systems for lung cancer have been investigated in a large number of research studies. A typical CAD...

Pharmaceutical Inhalation Aerosol Technology, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Anthony J. Hickey, Sandro R. da Rocha
May 01, 2019

This fully revised and updated third edition of Pharmaceutical Inhalation Aerosol Technology encompasses the scientific and technical foundation for the rationale, design, componentry, assembly and quality performance metrics of therapeutic inhalers in their delivery of pharmaceutical aerosols to...

Inhalation Aerosols: Physical and Biological Basis for Therapy, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Anthony J. Hickey, Heidi M. Mansour
March 20, 2019

Inhalation aerosols continue to be the basis for successful lung therapy for several diseases, with therapeutic strategies and the range of technology significantly evolving in recent years. In response, this third edition takes a new approach to reflect the close integration of technology with its...

Non-Invasive Ventilation and Weaning: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Mark Elliott, Stefano Nava, Bernd Schönhofer
November 12, 2018

Now in full-colour, this eagerly-anticipated second edition continues to be the most comprehensive resource available on non-invasive ventilation (NIV), both in the hospital and at home. Reflecting a global perspective with expert contributors from more than 15 countries, the book: • provides...

Essentials of Clinical Pulmonology

1st Edition

Pallav L Shah, Felix JF Herth, YC Gary Lee, Gerard J Criner
October 01, 2018

Concise yet comprehensive, this textbook of clinical pulmonology provides pulmonologists and respiratory disease physicians with all the key information that they need to know to manage the patient through the diagnosis and treatment journeys. From the most common condition to the rarest, each...