A COPD Primer
by Ralph Panos, William Eschenbacher
Publisher: De Gruyter Open Ltd 2016
Number of pages: 412
COPD Primer is a practical overview of COPD management from recognition and diagnosis to end of life care. We describe the identification of airflow obstruction by spirometry and COPD s historical, physical examination, and radiographic findings, natural history, phenotypes, systemic manifestations, and psychosocial effects.
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by Ignacio Martin-Loeches - InTech
Lung parenchyma has been extensively investigated. Nevertheless, the study of bronchial small airways is much less common. The main target of this book is to provide a bronchial small airways original research from different experts in the field.
by Douglas C McCrory, et al. - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Cough is the most common complaint for patients seeking medical attention in the United States. Although the most common cause of cough is acute self-limited viral infections, chronic cough has a significant impact on quality of life.
A low-literacy asthma management guide. The brochure provides parents of children with asthma with the information they need to improve their children's quality of life. It is filled with tips on managing asthma by developing a management plan.
- National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
Cystic fibrosis is a multi-system genetic disorder affecting the lungs, pancreas, liver and intestine. It can have a significant impact on life expectancy and quality of life. This guideline will help improve care for this highly complex condition.