Princeton University Library Catalog

Pharmacology and therapeutics of airway diseases / edited by Kian Fan Chung, Peter J. Barnes.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Informa Healthcare, c2010.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xiv, 453 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 234. [More in this series]
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; 234
Notes:
Rev. ed. of: Pharmacology of the respiratory tract / edited by K. Fan Chung, Peter J. Barnes. c1993.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Principles of airway pharmacology and therapeutics / Peter J. Barnes -- 2. Clinical trials in asthma and COPD : trial designs, clinical endpoints, and biomarkers / Trevor T. Hansel, Andrew J. Tan, Peter J. Barnes and Onn Min Kon -- 3. Assessment of responses of the airways to therapeutic agents / John D. Brannan and Paul M. O'Byrne -- 4. Pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics of airway diseases / Youming Zhang, William Cookson and Miriam Moffatt -- 5. Delivery of drugs to the airways / Omar S. Usmani -- 6. Inhaled corticosteroids in airways disease / Ian M. Adcock, Kian Fan Chung and Gaetano Caramori -- 7. Bronchodilator therapy of airway diseases / James F. Donohue and Jill Ohar -- 8. Anti-mediator therapy / Neil C. Thomson -- 9. Antiallergic approaches in airway disease / Chris J. Corrigan -- 10. New anti-inflammatory treatments for asthma and COPD / Kian Fan Chung -- 11. Airway wall remodeling as a concept for airway disease therapeutics / E. Haydn Walters, Davis P. Johns and Chris Ward -- 12. Acute exacerbations of COPD / J. A. Wedzicha and J. R. Hurst -- 13. Treatment of stable COPD / Stephen I. Rennard, William Pease and Peter J. Barnes -- 14. Management of chronic asthma in adults / Kian Fan Chung -- 15. Exacerbations of asthma in adults / Neil Barnes and Sophe G. Fuika -- 16. Pharmacology and therapeutics of cough / Alyn H. Morice.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Pharmacology of the respiratory tract.
ISBN:
  • 9781420070002 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 1420070002 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009031208
OCLC:
429474325
Related name:
RCP:
C - S