Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine

Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine

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Ideal for fellows and practicing pulmonologists who need an authoritative, comprehensive reference on all aspects of pulmonary medicine, Murray and Nadela€™s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine offers the most definitive content on basic science, diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of the full spectrum of respiratory diseases. Full-color design enhances teaching points and highlights challenging concepts. Understand clinical applications and the scientific principles of respiratory medicine. Detailed explanations of each disease entity allow you to work through differential diagnoses. Key Points and Key Reading sections highlight the most useful references and resources for each chapter. An expanded sleep section now covers four chapters and includes control of breathing, consequences of sleep disruption, as well as obstructive and central apnea. New chapters in the Critical Care section cover Noninvasive Ventilation (NIV) and Extracorporeal Support of Gas Exchange (ECMO). New chapters focusing on diagnostic techniques now include Invasive Diagnostic Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions and Positron Emission Tomography, and a new chapter on Therapeutic Bronchoscopy highlights the interventional role of pulmonologists.VA/Q V A / Q PO2 mm Hg Figure 4-20 Oxygen-carbon dioxide diagram shows how the PO2 and PCO2 of a lung unit alter as the ventilation-perfusion ratio (V / Q A ) is changed. I, inspired gas; v, mixed venous blood. (Redrawn from West JB: anbsp;...

Title:Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine
Author:V.Courtney Broaddus, Robert C Mason, Joel D Ernst, Talmadge E King Jr., Stephen C. Lazarus, John F. Murray, Jay A. Nadel, Arthur Slutsky, Michael Gotway
Publisher:Elsevier Health Sciences - 2015-03-17


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