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Author Baughman, Robert P., author.

Title Sarcoidosis : a clinician's guide / Robert Phillip Baughman, Dominique Valeyre
Published St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents Section I: Epidemiology and causes: 1. Geoepidemiology of sarcoidosis / Pilar Brito-Zerón, Belchin Kostov, Robert Phillip Baughman, Manuel Ramos-Casals -- 2. Environmental and infectious causes of sarcoidosis / Ozioma S. Chioma, Alexander Gelbard, Wonder P. Drake -- 3. Immunological manifestations in sarcoidosis / Mirjam Kool, Carline E. Broos -- 4. Genetics of sarcoidosis / Paolo Spagnolo -- 5. Sarcoidosis models : past, present, and future / Van Le, Elliott D. Crouser -- 6. Pathology of granuloma / Jean-François Bernaudin, Philippe Moguelet, Florence Jeny, Valérie Besnard, Dominique Valeyre, Marianne Kambouchner
Section II: Diagnosis: 7. Baughman's sarcoidosis : diagnosis / Jonas Yserbyt, Wim Wuyts -- 8. Bronchoscopic modalities to diagnose sarcoidosis / Sadia Benzaquen, Alejandro Aragaki -- 9. Cardiac sarcoidosis : questions for the clinician / Merilyn Varghese, Zartashia Shahab, Edward J. Miller -- 10. Neurosarcoidosis / Fleur Cohen Aubart, Thibaud Chazal, Raphaël Lhote, Zahir Amoura -- 11. Cutaneous sarcoidosis / Sotonye Imadojemu, Karolyn A. Wanat, Megan Noe, Joseph C. English III, Misha Rosenbach -- 12. Ocular sarcoidosis / Kareem Genena, Sumit Sharma, Daniel A. Culver -- 13. Other extra-pulmonary visceral involvement / Huiping Li, Robert Phillip Baughman -- 14. Parasarcoidosis syndromes / Marc A. Judson
Section III: Monitoring: 15. Evaluation of pulmonary sarcoidosis / Dominique Valeyre, Florence Jeny, Diane Bouvry, Yurdagül Uzunhan, Hilario Nunes, Jean-François Bernaudin -- 16. Roentgenogram, CT, and MRI / Gianluca Milanese, Mario Silva, Nicola Sverzellati -- 17. Nuclear imaging / R.G.M. Keijsers, Jan C. Grutters -- 18. Quality of life / Timothy Tully, Amit S. Patel, Surinder S. Birring -- 19. Biomarkers in sarcoidosis / Milou C. Schimmelpennink, Adriane D.M. Vorselaars, Jan C. Grutters
Section IV: Treatment and complications: 20. Antiinflammatory therapy / Robert Phillip Baughman, W. Ennis James -- 21. Sarcoidosis-associated disability / Marjolein Drent, Celine Hendriks, Marjon Elfferich, Jolanda De Vries -- 22. Calcium metabolism and bone health in sarcoidosis / Elyse E. Lower, Nathalie Saidenberg-Kermanac'h -- 23. Nonpharmacological therapy for pulmonary sarcoidosis / W. Ennis James -- 24. Pulmonary hypertension associated with sarcoidosis / Hilario Nunes, Yurdagül Uzunhan, Morgane Didier, Pierre-Yves Brillet, Marianne Kambouchner, Dominique Valeyre -- 25. Mortality in sarcoidosis / Athol Wells, Kouranos V
Summary Get a quick, expert overview of the etiology, diagnosis, and management of pulmonary and extra pulmonary sarcoidosis with this concise, practical resource. Drs. Robert B. Baughman and Dominique Valeyre fully cover the recent advances in various aspects of this disease, including new genetic studies and new diagnostic techniques. It's an ideal resource for pulmonologists and respiratory medicine specialists, as well as primary care physicians and pulmonary/respiratory care nurses. -- Provided by publisher
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Subject Sarcoidosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Valeyre, Dominique, author
ISBN 9780323544306