Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 3rd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Chapman, Stephen; Robinson, Grace; Stradling, John; West, Sophie; Wrightson, John

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 978-0-19-870386-0

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Revised and updated for its third edition, this Handbook is the must-have resource for junior doctors and students, and all clinicians caring for patients with respiratory problems.

This handbook covers the latest clinical guidelines and developments in the field. It features unique sections on practical procedures and a symptoms section to aid in differential diagnosis and clinical management. Practical advice on management is integrated throughout and a dedicated section on respiratory emergencies ensures readers can cope with any eventuality.

New sections such as thoracic ultrasound, indwelling pleural catheters, safe sedation, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing have been added, and all major respiratory diseases and symptoms are covered in practical, succinct chapters.

Key Features:

  • Fully updated and revised including the latest clinical guidelines and research
  • Gives practical tips relevant for both the ward and the out-patient clinic
  • The comprehensive text on respiratory medicine, ideal for candidates studying for exams
  • Covers required theory for level on thoracic ultrasound competency


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Chapman, Stephen; Robinson, Grace; Stradling, John; West, Sophie; Wrightson, John
ISBN: 978-0-19-870386-0
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Pages: 928
Year: 2014