Murray and Nadel

Murray and Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine Online

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Pulmonary/Respiratory Medicine Specialists, Critical Care Specialists, Internists

Online version, 0 pages

Published: June 2005

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-2472-9



    Section A Anatomy and Development of the Respiratory Tract

    1. Anatomy of the Lungs

    2. Lung Growth and Development

    3. Genetic Approach to Lung Disease

    Section B Respiratory Physiology

    4. Ventilation, Blood Flow, and Gas Exchange

    5. Respiratory System Mechanics and Energetics

    6. Pulmonary Circulation and Regulation of Fluid Balance

    7. Acid-Base Balance

    Section C Respiratory Pharmacology

    8. Respiratory Pharmacology: General Pharmacologic Principles

    9. Airway Pharmacology

    10. Pulmonary Vascular Pharmacology

    Section D Defense Mechanisms

    11. Pulmonary Surfactant

    12*. Alveolar and Distal Airway Epithelial Fluid Transport

    13*. Mucus Production, Secretion, and Clearance

    14. Monocytes, Macrophages, and Dendritic Cells of the Lung

    15. Immune recognition and Responses

    Section E Respiratory Pathology and Inflammation

    16. General features of Respiratory Pathology

    17. Inflammation, Injury, and Repair


    Section F Diagnosis

    18. History and Physical Examination

    19. Microbiologic Diagnosis of Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

    20. Radiographic Techniques

    21. Nuclear Medicine Techniques

    22. Bronchoscopy

    23*. Pleuroscopy, Thoracoscopy, and Other Invasive Procedures

    Section G Evaluation

    24. Pulmonary Function Testing

    25*. Clinical Exercise Testing

    26. Preoperative Evaluation

    27. Evaluation of Respiratory Impairment/Disability


    Section H Symptoms of Respiratory Disease and their Management

    28. Dyspnea

    29. Cough

    30. Chest pain

    Section I Infectious Diseases of the Lungs

    31. Viral Infections

    32. Pyogenic Bacterial Pneumonia, lung Abscess and Empyema

    33. Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases

    34. Fungal Infections

    35. Parasitic Diseases

    Section J Obstructive Diseases

    36. Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema

    37. Asthma

    38. Cystic Fibrosis

    39. Bronchiectasis

    40. Disorders of the Upper Airways

    41. Disorders of the Intrathoracic Airways

    Section K Neoplasms of the Lung

    42. Biology of Lung Cancer

    43. Epidemiology of Lung Cancer

    44. Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    45. Lymphoma, Lymphoproliferative Diseases, and Other Primary Malignant Tumors

    46. Metastatic malignant tumors

    47. Benign Tumors

    Section L Disorders of the Pulmonary Circulation

    48. Pulmonary Thromboembolism

    49. Pulmonary Vasculitis and Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

    50. Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations and Other Pulmonary-Vascular Abnormalities

    51. Pulmonary edema and Acute Lung Injury

    52. Cor pulmonale

    Section M Infiltrative and Interstitial Lung Diseases

    53. Approach to Diagnosis and Management of the Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias

    54. The Lungs and Connective Tissue Diseases

    55. Sarcoidosis

    56. Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage and Other Rare Infiltrative Disorders

    57. Eosinophilic Lung Diseases

    58. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

    59. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

    Section N Environmental and Occupational Disorders

    60. Occupational Asthma

    61. Pneumoconioses

    62. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

    63. Air pollution

    64. Acute Pulmonary Responses to Toxic Exposures

    65. High Altitude

    66. Diving Medicine

    67. Drug-Induced Pulmonary Disease

    Section O Disorders of the Pleura

    68. Pleural Effusion

    69. Pneumothorax, Chylothorax, Hemothorax, and Fibrothorax

    70. Tumors of the Pleura

    Section P Disorders of the Mediastinum

    71. Tumors and Cysts of the Mediastinum

    72. Pneumomediastinum and Mediastinitis

    Section Q Disorders in the Control of Breathing

    73. Hypoventilation and Hyperventilation Syndromes

    74. Sleep Disorders

    Section R Respiratory Manifestations of Extrapulmonary Disorders

    75. Pulmonary Complications of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

    76. Pulmonary Complications of Organ Transplantation and Primary Immunodeficiencies

    77. Pulmonary Complications of Heart Disease

    78. Pulmonary Complications of Abdominal Disease

    79. Pulmonary Complications of Hematologic Disease

    80. Pulmonary Complications of Endocrine Disease

    81. Pulmonary Complications of Obstetric and Gynecologic Disease

    82. The lungs and Neuromuscular Disease

    83. The lungs and Chest Wall Disease

    Section S Management of Respiratory Failure

    84. Principles of Mechanical Ventilation

    85. Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure, Including ARDS

    86. Acute Ventilatory Failure

    87. Care at the End of Life for Patients with Respiratory Failure

    88. Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    89. Lung Transplantation

    Section T Prevention and Control

    90*. Smoking Hazards and Cessation

    91*. Patient Education and Compliance



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