Respiratory Manifestations of Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323583923, 9780323583930

Respiratory Manifestations of Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, Volume 39-2

1st Edition

Authors: F. McCool Joshua Benditt
eBook ISBN: 9780323583930
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323583923
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 30th May 2018
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Description

This issue of Chest Medicine Clinics focuses on Respiratory Manifestations of Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Disease, with topics including: Respiratory Pathophysiology of CW; Respiratory Pathophysiology of NMDiseases; Sleep Disordered breathing in NMDs and CW; PFT Measurements in NMD and CW disorders; Assessing diaphragm function in chest wall and neuromuscular disease; Disorders of the Diaphragm; Disorders of the CW; Muscular Dystrophies; Respiratory Issues in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; Metabolic myopathies and the Respiratory System; Respiratory complications of SCI; Obesity hypoventilation syndrome; NIV in NMD and CW; Swallowing and Secretion Management Issues in Neuromuscular Disease; Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology in NMD; and Diaphragm Pacing.

Table of Contents

Preface: Progress in the Treatment of Patients with Neuromuscular and Nonmuscular Chest Wall Diseases

Section 1: Basics

Chest Wall Diseases: Respiratory Pathophysiology

Pathophysiology of Neuromuscular Respiratory Diseases

Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Diseases

Pulmonary Function Testing in Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Disorders

Assessing Diaphragm Function in Chest Wall and Neuromuscular Diseases

Section 2: Disorders

Disorders of the Diaphragm

Disorders of the Chest Wall: Clinical Manifestations

Muscular Dystrophies

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and the Respiratory System

Metabolic Myopathies and the Respiratory System

Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Pulmonary Physiologic Principles and Management

Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

Section 3: Treatment

Noninvasive Ventilation for Neuromuscular Disease

Swallowing and Secretion Management in Neuromuscular Disease

Diaphragm Pacing

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323583930
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323583923

About the Author

F. McCool

Affiliations and Expertise

Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Joshua Benditt

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Washington Medical Center