Loading, please wait...

product description page

Washington Manual Pulmonary Medicine Subspecialty Consult (Paperback) (Adrian Shifren)

Washington Manual Pulmonary Medicine Subspecialty Consult (Paperback) (Adrian Shifren) - image 1 of 1

About this item

This pocket guide provides the key information needed to evaluate patients in pulmonary medicine. Pulmonary and other medical specialists mainly from Washington U. School of Medicine in St. Louis present 28 chapters that cover chest radiographs and computed tomography, pulmonary function testing, fiberoptic bronchoscopy, noninvasive ventilation, and various pulmonary diseases and conditions, such as asthma, cough, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pneumonia, infections, cystic fibrosis, and sleep-disordered breathing, as well as smoking cessation and lung transplantation. Each includes definitions, classification, epidemiology, etiology, pathophysiology, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, monitoring, and follow-up. This edition has been revised to include expanded diagnostic testing and therapies and has a reorganized, templated format. Access to an ebook is provided online. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
The Washington Manual of Pulmonary Medicine Subspecialty Consult, second edition continues to be a concise and practical reference, tailored for fellows, residents, and medical students rotating on pulmonary subspecialty services. It covers both inpatient and outpatient management of pulmonary conditions with the same clinical practicality as the widely popular Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics. For this edition, the content has been revised to an outline format providing information in a logical and readily accessible format and has been updated to reflect advancing technologies and therapeutics.

This manual is the result of a collaborative effort of residents, fellows, and clinical faculty from the distinguished Washington University School of Medicine and serves as a practical quick reference guide to the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary ailments.
Number of Pages: 320
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Internal Medicine
Series Title: Washington Manual Subspecialty Consult
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Author: Adrian Shifren
Language: English
Street Date: July 27, 2016
TCIN: 16109205
UPC: 9781451114171
Item Number (DPCI): 247-21-3864
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores
Loading, please wait...

Ratings & reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.