Pulmonary Medicine Products

  • Cilia and Mucus

    From Development to Respiratory Defense, 1st Edition

    By Matthias Salathe

    This book details advances in research regarding cilia, mucus, and mucociliary clearance, examining changes in mucus expression and goblet cell metaplasia, and assessing the ability of the mucociliary system to respond to abnormalities. Recognizes that cilia and dynein arms play pivotal roles in…

    Hardback – 2001-07-27
    CRC Press

  • Ventilator Management Strategies for Critical Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Hill, Mitchell M. Levy

    This state-of-the-art reference provides current and effective disease-specific strategies for the management of patients receiving mechanical ventilation-emphasizing weaning processes, monitored sedation, minimization of complications and infection, and new modes of treatment for patients in…

    Hardback – 2001-06-15
    CRC Press
    Lung Biology in Health and Disease

  • Asthma and Respiratory Infections

    1st Edition

    By David P. Skoner

    Performing a thorough and detailed study of one of the most common yet less accurately understood causes of human illness, this all-inclusive reference examines the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and future treatment options for asthma and respiratory infections. Contains up-to-date results from…

    Hardback – 2000-11-08
    CRC Press
    Lung Biology in Health and Disease

  • Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas S.a Hill

    Summarizing state-of-the-art developments in long-term mechanical ventilation use, this comprehensive treatise reviews the applications, complications, and care of breathing disorders affecting the growing population of ventilation-assisted individuals-including neuromuscular and chronic…

    Hardback – 2000-09-14
    CRC Press
    Lung Biology in Health and Disease

  • CRC Desk Reference for Allergy and Asthma

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans-Uwe Simon

    As the prevalence of allergic diseases and asthma has increased in recent years, scientists have intensified research efforts to understand the pathogenesis of these sometimes debilitating conditions. Indeed, researchers have provided key insights-and new concepts-that have changed therapeutic…

    Hardback – 2000-04-26
    CRC Press
    Desk References

  • New and Exploratory Therapeutic Agents for Asthma

    1st Edition

    By Michael Yeadon, Zuzana Diamant

    Discusses three major classes of asthma therapies-bronchodilators, antiinflammatories, and antiallergics-as well as potential new therapeutic approaches!This comprehensive volume addresses the latest treatment strategies for asthma, keying in on the genetics and molecular biology of asthma and…

    Hardback – 1999-11-12
    CRC Press

  • Chronic Lung Disease in Early Infancy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard D. Bland, Jacqueline J. Coalson

    This definitive volume presents the clinical and pathological features of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, a disease that accounts for the majority of long-term hospitalizations, slow growth, and recurrent early childhood respiratory ailments that are common in low-birth-weight newborns. Highlights…

    Hardback – 1999-09-21
    CRC Press

  • Medical Management of Pulmonary Diseases

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theodore Marcy

    This handy, accessible single volume presents useful clinical information to expose the pathophysiology underlying major pulmonary diseases, and traces the steps of treatment, from establishing diagnosis to managing therapy.Contains more than 400 summary tables, radiographs, pathology specimens,…

    Hardback – 1999-08-27
    CRC Press

  • Regulation of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fred Turek

    Providing an up-to-date overview of the field, this state-of-the-art reference details how sleep and circadian rhythms are interconnected, revealing the impact of various disease states on, and the molecular and genetic basis for, disrupted sleep and circadian rhythmicity and their effects on…

    Hardback – 1999-05-06
    CRC Press
    Lung Biology in Health and Disease

  • Asthma

    Causes and Mechanisms, 1st Edition

    By Thomas A.E. Platts-Mills

    Asthma is a disease which, beginning in the 1980s, increased in the United States and other countries in both its prevalence and mortality. According to reports by the Center for Disease Control, the number of people with asthma increased by 42% in the last decade, with children, ethnic minorities…

    Hardback – 1999-04-27
    CRC Press
    Indoor Air Research

  • Pediatric Asthma

    1st Edition

    By Shirley J. Murphy, H. William Kelly

    An up-to-the-minute reference guide for health professionals confronting pulmonary disorders in children, Pediatric Asthma offers the latest findings on this classification-defying disease and related conditions. Written by more than 20 international experts in the field, the book focuses on drug…

    Hardback – 1999-01-04
    CRC Press
    Lung Biology in Health and Disease

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