Written by residents, fellows, and attending physicians, this handbook is ideal for residents called on to do an inpatient consult, for students working on an inpatient medicine service, and for specialists seeking information on pulmonology and general internal medicine management. Chapters cover pulmonary function testing, respiratory failure, hemoptysis, solitary pulmonary nodule, community-acquired pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and much more. Coverage includes a section on the appropriate conduct and approach of a medical consultant and reviews of selected clinical trials.Bronchoscopy Stephen B. Osmon and Martin L. Mayse FIBER-OPTIC BRONCHOSCOPY Since its creation in the 1960s by Shigeto Ikeda, fiber-optic bronchoscopy (FOB) has grown in use and utility, with approximately 500, 000 proceduresanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Washington Manual Pulmonary Medicine Subspecialty Consult|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|