Pulmonary Function Tests in Clinical Practice

  • Pearce  Wilcox
  • Jeremy Road
  • Ali Altalag

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 1-35
  3. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 37-57
  4. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 59-69
  5. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 71-79
  6. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 81-89
  7. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 91-105
  8. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 107-132
  9. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 133-156
  10. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 157-216
  11. Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
    Pages 217-264
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 265-285

About this book

Introduction

Pulmonary Function Tests in Clinical Practice is an unique book providing a simplified approach to interpreting most diagnostic tests in the field of respiratory medicine. Easy to understand and practical, it contains more than 125 illustrated diagrams and over 50 tables with essential information that summarize the various diagnostic tests and interpretative approaches in a simple and understandable fashion. Of special note are chapters on exercise testing and diagnostic tests for sleep disorders, the latter a new and emerging field.

The book assists residents and fellows in internal medicine, pulmonology, allergology and critical care by explaining the key information obtained from lung volume measurement and increases understanding of pulmonary function tests within the modern diagnostic armamentarium.

Keywords

Pulmonary Function Tests lung lung function medicine muscle sleep

Authors and affiliations

  • Pearce  Wilcox
  • Jeremy Road
  • Ali Altalag

There are no affiliations available

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-84882-231-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84882-230-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84882-231-3
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