Pulmonary Disease and Pregnancy, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine


  • Ghada Bourjeily, MD, Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School

This issue provides valuable information on the many different pulmonary concerns that arise in pregnancy. Topics include: Radiation in pregnancy, Pharmacotherapy in pregnancy and lactation; Respiratory physiology; Asthma in pregnancy; Cystic Fibrosis in pregnancy, Pulmonary embolism in pregnancy; Interstitial lung disease and connective tissue diseases in pregnancy; Pulmonary hypertension in pregnancy; Tuberculosis in pregnancy; Pneumonia in pregnancy; Sleep in pregnancy; Smoking and smoking cessation in pregnancy; High altitude and pregnancy; Fetal oxygenation and ventilation.
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Book information

  • Published: March 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-0429-3