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Title Diseases of the central airways : a clinical guide / Atul C. Mehta, Prasoon Jain, Thomas R. Gildea, editors
Published [New York] : Humana Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Respiratory medicine
Respiratory medicine (New York, N.Y.)
Contents Diseases of Central Airways: An Overview -- Sarcoidosis of the Upper and Lower Airways -- Airway Complications of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Airway Involvement in Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis -- Tracheobronchomalacia and Excessive Dynamic Airway Collapse -- Tracheobronchial Amyloidosis -- Tracheobronchopathia Osteochondroplastica -- Endobronchial Tuberculosis -- Endobronchial Fungal Infections -- Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis -- Parasitic Diseases of the Lung -- Tracheal Tumors -- Lymphomas of the Large Airways: A Clinical Guide -- Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia -- Black Bronchoscopy -- Airway Complications after Lung Transplantation -- Chronic Cough: An Overview for the Bronchoscopist
Summary This book explores the non-interventional aspects of interventional pulmonology, focusing on diseases of the central airways. As the field of bronchology and interventional pulmonology expands, newer conditions involving the central airways are being recognized with increasing frequency. Current literature has mainly focused on technical aspects of the subspecialty, but this book illuminates what else interventional pulmonology has to offer the pulmonologist, including diagnosis and alternate therapeutic options. Diseases of the Central Airways: A Clinical Guide presents techniques for the diagnoses, management and treatment of patients with intriguing central airway conditions such as: black bronchoscopy, tracheobronchomalacia, endobronchial tuberculosis, and tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica. In-depth chapters are written by international experts and are up-to-date and comprehensive reviews. This important new book will contribute significantly to the welfare of patients with lung ailments of the central airways
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 28, 2016)
Subject Airway (Medicine) -- Diseases.
Lungs -- Diseases.
Respiratory organs -- Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Mehta, Atul C., editor
Jain, Prasoon, editor
Gildea, Thomas R., editor
ISBN 9783319298306 (electronic bk.)
3319298305 (electronic bk.)
3319298283 (print)
9783319298283 (print)