Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Ahmedzai, Sam H.; Baldwin, David R.; Currow, David C.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 91
The second edition of this popular title in the Supportive Care series includes non-malignant respiratory diseases such as tuberculosis in AIDS patients, cystic fibrosis and ventilator-dependent patients, and focuses on aetiology and diagnosis and management, emphasising symptoms, quality of life and psychosocial support.
The underlying theme of the book is the application of modern research-based knowledge, in a humane way, for patients with advancing disease.