Princeton University Library Catalog

Pulmonary pathophysiology : the essentials / John B. West.

Author:
West, John B. (John Burnard) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Baltimore : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2003.
Εdition:
6th ed.
Description:
ix, 205 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Summary note:
"Intended primarily for medical students in their second and subsequent years, the sixth edition of Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials is a concise and clearly-written text, which focuses on the function of the diseased lung."--BOOK JACKET.
Notes:
Companion vol. to: Respiratory physiology / John B. West. 6th ed. 2000.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. 1. Lung Function Tests and What They Mean -- Ch. 1. Ventilation -- Ch. 2. Gas Exchange -- Ch. 3. Other Tests -- Pt. 2. Function of the Diseased Lung -- Ch. 4. Obstructive Diseases -- Ch. 5. Restrictive Diseases -- Ch. 6. Vascular Diseases -- Ch. 7. Environmental and Other Diseases -- Pt. 3. Function of the Failing Lung -- Ch. 8. Respiratory Failure -- Ch. 9. Oxygen Therapy -- Ch. 10. Machanical Ventilation -- App. A. Symbols, Units, and Normal Values -- App. B. References -- App. C. Further Reading -- App. D. Answers to Chapter Questions.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
0781740622
LCCN:
2002043424
OCLC:
51304382
RCP:
C - S