Pediatric Pulmonology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323019095, 9780323076371

Pediatric Pulmonology

1st Edition


Authors: Howard Panitch
eBook ISBN: 9780323076371
Paperback ISBN: 9780323019095
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 17th June 2005
Page Count: 256

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

  1. Assessment and Approach to Common Problems

    2. Noisy Breathing in Infants and Young Children

    3. Congenital Pulmonary Abnormalities/Disordered Growth of the Lung

    4. Brochopulmonary Dysplasis (Chronic Lung Disease of Infancy)

    5. Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children

    6. Asthma

    7. Cystic Fibrosis

    8. Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (Immotile Cilia Syndrome-Kartagener Syndrome)

    9. Pulmonary Complications of Immunologic Disorders

    10. Pneumonia and acterial Pulmonary Infections

    11. Tuberculosis

    12. Intestitial Lung Diseases

    13. Pulmonary Complications of Neuromuscular Disease

    14. Respiratory Failure in Children

    15. Viral Respiratory Disease


This new resource in the Requisites in Pediatrics series focuses on the assessment and treatment of pulmonary disorders commonly encountered in clinical practice. Abundant tables examine differential diagnosis, lab values/radiologic studies, treatment/therapy options, and when to refer to a specialist. A consistent organization throughout makes review easy, and chapters end with lists of key points. It's the ideal reference for a quick, efficient, and comprehensive review of essential information needed for board examinations or recertification.

Key Features

  • Emphasizes assessment and stabilization of the conditions most often encountered in practice.
  • Examines differential diagnosis, lab values/radiologic studies, treatment/therapy options, and when to refer to a specialist through abundant tables.
  • Organizes topics to address all of the major categories of pulmonary disease, including chronic lung disease, congenital pulmonary abnormalities, asthma, cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease, and more
  • Features contributions from experts at top pediatric institutions.
  • Provides key references within each chapter.


No. of pages:
© Mosby 2005
eBook ISBN:
Paperback ISBN:

About the Authors

Howard Panitch Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA