Описание: A comprehensive collection of high-quality images covering the various areas of COPD. It includes radiographic images, flow charts, schematics, anatomic illustrations, graphs, tables, charts, and slides of pathologic and histologic specimens. It is suitable for professionals involved in the study and treatment of COPD.
Описание: Featuring the most up-to-date guidelines and research to enable readers to provide evidence-based care for their patients, Managing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is designed to follow the patients` journey from diagnosis through to end of life and include the role each member of the multidisciplinary team.
Описание: COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) was largely neglected by health professionals. Many patients were seen as heart sink cases with a self inflicted disease. But views are changing and COPD, like other chronic conditions managed within primary care, has taken on a higher profile within the Government and NHS agenda.
Автор: Stockley Robert, Gibbs P James, Rennard I Steve, P Название: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ISBN: 1405122897 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781405122894 Издательство: Wiley Рейтинг: Цена: 29539 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Provides national and international guidelines and therapeutic agents in COPD treatment. This work covers various aspects of COPD - from physiology and epidemiology to diagnosis and treatment - and includes what the busy physician needs in order to understand, diagnose and treat the COPD patient.
Описание: Responding to the substantial growth that has taken place in the field over the past decade, this reference provides an in-depth overview of current thought on the genetics and genomics of asthma and COPD in relation to their pathogenesis and treatment. With contributions by an esteemed team of international authorities on the topic, this source spans the latest developments in the utilization of microarray techniques, linkage and association studies, mapping strategies, comparative genetics, microarray techniques, proteomics, and pharmacogenomics.
Описание: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), characterized by progressive chronic airflow obstruction, is the most common respiratory disorder of adults in the developed world and is the fourth main cause of death in the US. COPD has received little attention compared with other respiratory diseases such as asthma and lung cancer.
Описание: The wealth of pictorial, diagrammatic, and photographic information combined with the clear, concise text and easy-to-use format make An Atlas of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease a primary resource for the management of COPD.
Описание: This text aids practitioners who seek to diagnose, treat and manage patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) more effectively. It discusses pulmonary gas exchange, muscle function and breathing, water/electrolyte imbalances and end-stage disease.
Описание: Contributors review current literature on the behavioral aspects of lung disease and look closely at therapeutic regimens, behavioral research findings, and the implications of behavioral research for clinicians. Treatment is most successful if approached as a team effort by the chest clinician, the
Описание: This book examines the therapies used for treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) separately and in combination, covering beta-agonists, theophylline, leukotriene modifiers, and anticholinergics. Highlights the importance of specific time dosing of medications! Revealing what medications to use and when to prescribe them, Combination Therapy for Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
emphasizes anti-inflammatory therapy
compares and contrasts the side effects and efficacy of titration and various combinations
covers the steroid-sparing effect of combining inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta 2-agonists
includes over 1100 references that clarify outcomes among several different agents
details the mechanisms of inhaled glucocorticoid action
and more! Written by clinicians who are experts in the pharmacological agents discussed, Combination Therapy for Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is critical for pulmonologists, clinical immunologists/allergists, pharmacologists, internists, family practice physicians, pediatricians, and hospital interns and residents.