Pulmonary Infection in the Immunocompromised Patient: Strategies for Management

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Agusti, Carlos; Torres, Antoni

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-0-47-031957-4

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In this book the authors review current options for management for a group of patients that present unique challenges to the clinician, and for whom the choices of effective therapy are often limited.

The immuno-compromised patient is more susceptible to a broader range of infections than others, and infections of the respiratory tract are among the first and most common to be encountered.

* Most up to date book available dedicated specifically to this topic
* Major management issue in respiratory medicine for critical care, transplant and cancer patients
* Reviews important new advances in therapeutics, including drug resistance


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Agusti, Carlos; Torres, Antoni
ISBN: 978-0-47-031957-4
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 458
Year: 2009