The Respiratory System at a Glance, 5th Edition

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Respiratory System at a Glance is a comprehensive guide to normal lung structure and function and associated pathophysiology, featuring key information on all major respiratory disorders.

As per the familiar, easy-to-use ‘at a Glance’ format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread, with key facts accompanied by clear diagrams that encapsulate essential knowledge. This ‘one-stop’ resource has been revised and updated for this 5thedition to include recent advances in our understanding and/or treatment of asthma, COPD, pulmonary vasculitis, sarcoidosis, cystic fibrosis, respiratory infections (including COVID-19), and the most recent national clinical management guidelines.

The accompanying website includes self-assessment case studies, flashcards and MCQs to support learning or for review.

Respiratory System at a Glance also provides information on:

  • Structure and function of the respiratory system, the thoracic cage and respiratory muscles, gas laws, diffusion, and elastic forces
  • Acid-base balance and disorders, control of breathing through chemical and neural mechanisms, and pulmonary circulation and ventilation-perfusion matching
  • Exercise, altitude, and diving, complications of development and congenital disease, lung defense mechanisms, and immunology of the lungs
  • Public health and smoking, respiratory failure, and the pathophysiology and management of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and other respiratory disorders

With accompanying self-assessment clinical cases and multiple-choice questions, The Respiratory System at a Glance is the ideal companion for anyone about to start a respiratory module or rotation, and will appeal to medical students and junior doctors, as well as nurses, dentists, physiotherapists, technicians, and biomedical scientists.

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Κωδικός προϊόντος: 9781119700197 Κατηγορίες: , ,

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Bonus Online Access

Μαλακό Εξώφυλλο

Yes

Συγγραφείς

Jeremy P. T. Ward, Jane Ward, Richard M. Leach

ISBN

9781119700197

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Κατόπιν Παραγγελίας εντός περίπου 20 Ημερών

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Έκδοση

5η, 10/2022

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