Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: pocketbook: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: pocketbook

1st Edition

By Peter Barnes, Simon Godfrey

CRC Press

80 pages

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Paperback: 9781853179501
pub: 2000-08-09

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This book provides an up-to-date perspective on the inflammatory cells, mediators, and molecular pathology of Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphasizing the urgent need to clearly understand the underlying cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in COPD.

Table of Contents

1. What is COPD? 2. Clinical features and investigation 3. Principles of treatment and management guidelines 4. Drug delivery systems 5. Bronchodilators 6. Antibiotics 7. Other drug therapies 8. Oxygen therapy 9. Management of complications 10. Surgery 11. Future trends 12. Further reading

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Pulmonary & Thoracic Medicine