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Title Airway stenting in interventional radiology / Xinwei Han, Chen Wang, editors
Published Singapore : Springer, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 287 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Tracheobronchial Histology, Anatomy and Physiology -- The Symptoms and Signs of Tracheobronchial Diseases -- Common Imaging Signs of Trachea and Bronchi -- The Radiological Diameter of Tracheobronchial Tree -- Interventional Radiology Techniques for Trachea and Bronchi -- Interventional Radiology Instruments and Stents in Tracheoronchus -- Benign Airway (Tracheabronchus) Stenosis -- Malignant Airway (Tracheabronchus) Stenosis -- Esophageal-Tracheal (Bronchial) Fistula -- Tracheal (Bronchial) Rupture -- Thoracostomach-Airway (Tracheabronchus) Fistula -- Bronchopleural Fistula -- Pulmonary Emphysema
Summary This book aims to provide comprehensive pictures of airway stenting technology in interventional radiology to clinical practitioners. The highlight of this book is that design concept and structure of stent are described in details for readers to choose suitable stents for different airway diseases. The first part of the book introduces readers to airway foundation on basic ideas of trachea anatomy, common symptoms and imaging signs of respiratory system. The second part provides a broad overview of clinical application of interventional radiology in airway diseases. The third part presents detailed interventional treatment of common airway diseases with case studies alongside in-depth analysis for each technique with comprehensive pictures. For each airway disease, a brief introduction, diagnosis, stent design, treatment plan as well as internal stent interventional operation procedures are offered to the readers. With the illustrative figures, this book is a useful reference to interventional radiologists, pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, professional clinical staff, and medical students
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 8, 2018)
Subject Airway Obstruction -- diagnostic imaging
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Radiology, Interventional -- methods
Airway extubation
Interventional radiology
Airway extubation.
Interventional radiology.
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
Form Electronic book
Author Han, Xinwei, editor
Wang, Chen, editor
LC no. 2018951072
ISBN 9789811316180