Pulmonary Function Testing: A Practical Approach

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 3rd

Authors/Editor: Wanger, Jack

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-0-76-378118-7

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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Description

Covers the most commonly performed pulmonary function tests in an engaging and easily accessible format.

This comprehensive resource is ideal for respiratory care students and is also a valuable reference for practitioners. The most commonly performed exercise tests are separated into individual chapters to allow a full overview of each test.
This book contains updated material including the latest guidelines and recommendations from the American Thoracic Society, the American Association for Respiratory Care, and the European Respiratory Society. It also includes new expanded chapters covering Maximal Inspiratory Testing, Expiratory Pressures Testing, Pediatrics, Blood Gases, and Reference Values. This text is an ideal guide for both classroom learning and application in the clinical setting.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Wanger, Jack
ISBN: 978-0-76-378118-7
Specialty:
Respiratory Therapy
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 3rd
Pages: 387
Year: 2012
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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