Revised and updated for its third edition, the oxford handbook of respiratory medicine is the must-have resource for junior doctors and students and all clinicians caring for patients with respiratory problems. Concise, practical and designed for rapid access to essential information, this handbook will ensure you have everything you need for the ward, clinic, or exams.
This handbook covers the latest clinical guidelines and developments in the field. It features unique sections on practical procedures and a symptoms section to aid in differential diagnosis and clinical management. Practical advice on management is integrated throughout and a dedicated section on respiratory emergencies ensures you can cope with any eventuality. New sections such as thoracic ultrasound, indwelling pleural catheters, safe sedation and cardiopulmonary exercise testing have been added and all major respiratory diseases and symptoms are covered in practical, succinct chapters. This third edition will ensure you have all the information you need at your fingertips.
Table of Contents
Clinical Presentations-Approaches to Problems
2: Chest pain
3: Chronic Cough and a Normal CXR
4: Critically ill Patient with Respiratory Disease
5: Diffuse Alveolar Haemorrhage
6: Diffuse Lung Disease
8: Pleural Effusion
9: Post - Operative Breathlessness
10: Pregnancy and Breathlessness
11: Pre-operative Assessment
12: Pulmonary Disease in the Immunocompromised (Non-HIV)
13: Pulmonary Disease in the Immunocompromised (HIV)
14: Sleep and Ventilation
15: Unexplained Ventilatory Failure
1: Blood Gases and Acid - Base Balance
2: Bmi Calculator, Height and Weight Converter
3: Ct Anatomy of the Thorax
4: Ct Patterns of Lung Disease
5: Drugs Used for Bronchoscopy and Sedation
6: Lung Function and Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
7: Plain Radiograph and Lobar Collapses
8: Radiological Investigations and Radiation Exposure
9: Useful Websites
Stephen Chapman, Grace Robinson, John Stradling, Sophie West
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