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Asthma: Modern Therapeutic Targets

Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Polosa, Riccardo; Holgate, Stephen T.
Publisher: Clinical Publishing
ISBN: 978-1-904-39270-5
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Asthma: Modern Therapeutic Targets provides physicians with an appreciation of the future directions of treatment and provides clinical pharmacologists and researchers with an up-to-date insight into advances in this exciting field.

The care of an increasing number of adult and child patients with asthma has become a major task for clinicians, and a growing concern for public health physicians and health care administrators. At the same time, and in response to this situation, a considerable effort is being made in basic and clinical research to develop new treatments. This book looks into the future and assesses the possibilities of a number of new therapies for asthma under exploration and development. A group of distinguished international authors examine the potential of new agents working on various targets that are currently under evaluation, including autocoids and their inhibitors, enzyme-inhibitors, sensory nerves and sensory neuropeptides, and receptors in immunology.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Clinical Publishing
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Polosa, Riccardo; Holgate, Stephen T.
  • ISBN: 978-1-904-39270-5
  • Specialty:
    Allergy & Immunology
    Pharmacology
    Pulmonary Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 220
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2007

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