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Pulmonary Involvement in Patients with Hematological Malignancies

  • Elie Azoulay

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Preamble and Introduction

  3. Epidemiology

  4. Diagnostic Strategy in HM Patients

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Cédric de Bazelaire, Raphael Calmon, Marion Chapelier, Amélie Pluvinage, Eric de Kerviler
      Pages 155-173
    3. Laurent Camous, Virginie Lemiale, Achille Kouatchet, David Schnell, Sandra de Miranda, Élie Azoulay
      Pages 175-189
    4. Michael G. Alexandrakis, Paschalis Steiropoulos, Demosthenes Bouros
      Pages 191-208
    5. Jean-François Bernaudin, Jocelyne Fleury-Feith
      Pages 209-222
    6. Stephen M. Pastores, Alina O. Dulu, Shilpa A. DeSouza
      Pages 243-254
  5. Lung Infections in Patients with HM

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 255-255
    2. David Schnell, Jérôme Legoff, Élie Azoulay
      Pages 257-273
    3. Oliver Schildgen
      Pages 275-291
    4. Karen J. Vigil, Roy F. Chemaly
      Pages 293-299
    5. Élie Azoulay, Virginie Lemiale, Achille Kouatchet, François Vincent, Antoine Roux, Guillaume Bollée et al.
      Pages 313-325
    6. Marie-Elisabeth Bougnoux, Fanny Lanternier, Emilie Catherinot, Felipe Suarez, Olivier Lortholary
      Pages 327-336
    7. Marcia Garnica, Marcio Nucci
      Pages 337-348
    8. Carlos Carvajal, Jordi Rello, Jeffrey Lipman
      Pages 349-356
    9. Jean-François Timsit, Jean-Paul Brion, Hervé Pelloux
      Pages 357-367
    10. Khalid A. Al-Anazi, Asma M. Al-Jasser
      Pages 369-383
  6. Noninfectious Pulmonary Involvement in Patients With HM

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 385-385
    2. Callie S. Kwartler, Aarif Y. Khakoo
      Pages 425-435
    3. Tarek Sousou, Alok A. Khorana
      Pages 449-459
    4. Rachel S. Bercovitz, J. Bradley Ball, Marguerite R. Kelher, Christopher C. Silliman
      Pages 461-475
    5. Mokart Djamel, Textoris Julien, Ettori Florence, Bruno Chetaille, Blache Jean-Louis
      Pages 477-490
    6. Miguel Gallego Díaz, Jordi Rello Condomines
      Pages 499-507
    7. Marie Wislez, Raphael Borie, Catherine Thieblemont, Marie-France Carette, Martine Antoine, Jacques Cadranel
      Pages 521-531
    8. Élie Azoulay, Eric Ezingeard, Choupi-Salomon Berckowski, Michael Darmon
      Pages 533-536
  7. Treatment and Difficult Decisions in Patients with HM and ARF

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 551-551
    2. Matthieu Legrand, Adeline Max, Bertrand Gachot
      Pages 553-567

About this book

Introduction

The number of patients treated for hematological malignancies is increasing steadily. To obtain the highest possible cure rates, aggressive treatments have been introduced, including high-dose chemotherapy, stem cell transplantation, and targeted therapies. As a result, overall and disease-free survival rates have improved substantially; however, this has been achieved at the price of life-threatening toxic and infectious complications that chiefly target the lung. This book provides clinicians caring for patients with hematological malignancies with detailed, up-to-date information on all relevant aspects of pulmonary involvement. Individual sections are devoted to epidemiology, diagnostic strategy, lung infections, non-infectious pulmonary involvement, and treatment, including decision making in patients with acute respiratory failure. Each of these sections contains a number of chapters, all written by leading international experts. In addition, the reader’s attention is drawn to important "pearls" relating to each condition.

Keywords

Bone Marrow Transplantation Bronchoscopy and BAL Drug Related Pulmonary Toxicity Neutropenia Pneumocystis

Editors and affiliations

  • Elie Azoulay
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de Réanimation MédicaleHôpital Saint LouisParisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-15742-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-15741-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-15742-4
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