Pulmonary Manifestations of Pediatric Diseases

1st Edition

Authors: Nelson Turcios Robert Fink
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416030317
eBook ISBN: 9781437710779
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 24th June 2009
Page Count: 368

Description

Pulmonary Manifestations of Pediatric Diseases is the first comprehensive, practical book strictly focused on diagnosing and treating the full spectrum of respiratory complications of non-pulmonary diseases. Pediatric pulmonologists and other expert specialists present their up-to-date and balanced perspectives on new approaches to therapy and recent advances on everything from HIV/AIDS and transplantation to postoperative complications. The contributors are some of the most distinguished and recognizable physicians in their fields giving you the benefit of accumulated insight and experience. You’ll have everything you need to perform a complete pulmonary consultation in one handy reference.

Key Features

  • Details the key “need-to-know” facts for accurate diagnosis and therapy during pulmonary consultations.
  • Provides the latest updates on rapidly-changing topics, including HIV/AIDS, transplantation, and postoperative pulmonary complications.
  • Discusses current clinical controversies to provide perspectives on sensitive topics and offers the authors’ preferred approaches whenever relevant.
  • Features balanced coverage on each condition from a pediatric pulmonologist and other expert pediatric specialists.

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710779
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416030317

About the Author

Nelson Turcios

Affiliations and Expertise

Pediatric Pulmonology Consultant, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital; Director, Pedatric Asthma Institute, Somerville, NJ

Robert Fink

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical Director, Pulmonary Medicine, The Children's Medical Center, Dayton, OH