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Essentials of Clinical Pulmonology

ISBN: 9781444186468

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Concise – only the key facts but enough information to be extremely valuable reference source

Consistent – coverage of all diseases from the commonest to the rarest

Colourful – Highly designed and illustrated – with icons, algorithms, boxes, and a wealth of illustrations

Trusted – International experts, highly experienced teachers and clinicians

Ebook – integrated digital information with many more illustrations, videoclips and further resources on line


Concise yet comprehensive, this textbook of clinical pulmonology provides pulmonologists and respiratory disease physicians with all the key information that they need to know to manage the patient through the diagnosis and treatment journeys.

From the most common condition to the rarest, each disease is consistently presented and comprehensively covered giving the reader just the key facts. Building upon the basic sciences and integrating these with clinical practice, each chapter has a consistent approach, is highly designed and visually appealing. Numerous illustrations, colour photographs, scans, bullet points, tables and algorithms ensure that the key information is available at a glance. The keynote sections serve as a useful revision aid as do the multiple choice questions. A truly international and highly experienced editorship with expert contributors from around the world ensure that the book remains a trusted source of information.

* Concise yet thorough coverage ensures that the book is comprehensive in its approach

* Each chapter is very consistent, synoptic and gives the key facts at a glance

* Highly illustrated and visually appealing with numerous figures, photographs, boxes, red flags and clinical pearls

* Truly international expert editors and contributors ensure that the book is a trusted source of information written by highly experienced teachers and clinicians.

Set at the level between the definitive reference work and the clinical manual, Essentials of Clinical Pulmonology is an invaluable cornerstone for all pulmonologists whether trainees or experienced clinicians.


Classification of Interstitial Lung Disease. Histopathologic Patterns of
ILD. Using Thoracic Imaging to Diagnose ILD. Genetics and Genomics of
ILD. Clinical Evaluation of the Patient with Suspected ILD. The Role of
Invasive Testing in ILD Diagnosis. General Principles of ILD Diagnosis
and Management. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Epidemiology and
Pathophysiology. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Obtaining a Confident
Diagnosis. Management of the Patient with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias other
than IPF. Eosinophilic Interstitial Lung Disorders. Interstitial Lung
Disease Associated with Connective Tissue Disorders. Pulmonary
Sarcoidosis. Extra-Pulmonary Sarcoidosis. Smoking-Related ILD.
Iatrogenic ILD. Occupation-Related ILD. Pulmonary Vasculitis and
Alveolar Hemorrhage Syndromes. Lymphangiolyomyomatosis and Other Cystic
Interstitial Lung Diseases. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis. Rare Forms
of Interstitial Lung Disease. Childhood ILD. Understanding the Role of
Comorbidities in Interstitial Lung Diseases. Lung Transplantation for
ILD. Diagnosis and Management of Critical Illness in Patients with
Interstitial Lung Disease