Princeton University Library Catalog

Asthma and infections / edited by Richard J Martin, E. Rand Sutherland.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Informa Healthcare, c2010.
Description:
xvi, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 238. [More in this series]
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; 238
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Claude Lenfant -- 1. Overview of the Infection, Allergy, and Asthma Relationship / Dawn C. Newcomb and R. Stokes Peebles, Jr. -- 2. Laboratory Diagnosis of Respiratory Infections / Ronald J. Harbeck -- 3. Hygiene Hypothesis for Allergy and Asthma / Andrew H. Liu -- 4. Asthma Exacerbation Induced by Virus and Bacteria / Kaharu Sumino and Michael J. Walter -- 5. Interaction Between Allergen and Bacteria in Chronic Asthma / Richard J. Martin -- 6. Viral-Allergy Interactions / Jonathan D. R. Macintyre, Annemarie Sykes and Sebastian L. Johnston -- 7. Viral Respiratory Infections in Infancy and Chronic Asthma / James E. Gern -- 8. Bacterial Respiratory Infections and Asthma / E. Rand Sutherland -- 9. Increased Susceptibility to Viral Infection at the Origins of Asthma / Fernando D. Martinez -- 10. Pulmonary Surfactant, Innate Immunity, and Asthma / Mari Numata and Dennis R. Voelker -- 11. Host Defense Responses / Hong W. Chu and Fabienne Gally -- 12. Antimicrobial and Anti-inflammatory Effects of Antibiotics: A Role in Asthma Therapy / Druhan Howell and Monica Kraft.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781420092998 (hb : alk. paper)
  • 1420092995 (hb : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009031091
OCLC:
429588813
Related name:
RCP:
C - S