Pneumoviruses and Metapneumoviruses
by H.F. Rosenberg, J.B. Domachowske
Publisher: MDPI AG 2013
Number of pages: 325
This volume of Viruses includes seventeen independent contributions that focus on the biology of pneumovirus and metapneumovirus respiratory virus pathogens. As a group, these are all pathogens of the family Paramyxoviridae, which are enveloped viruses with non-segmented single stranded RNA genomes that cause acute infections of the upper and lower respiratory tract.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Ralph Panos, William Eschenbacher - De Gruyter Open Ltd
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 ...
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.
- National Asthma Council Australia
The Handbook aims to be both comprehensive and user-friendly. While written primarily for general practitioners and community pharmacists, the Handbook emphasises a team approach. It contains updated diagnostic, management and prescribing guidelines.
Respiratory tract infection (RTI) is defined as any infectious disease of the respiratory tract. The common RTIs are the focus of this guideline: acute otitis media, acute cough, acute sore throat, acute rhinosinusitis and the common cold.