Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Agusti, Carlos; Torres, Antoni
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