Pulmonary Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Illnesses
By Andrea Doria, Paolo Pauletto, Ronald AshersonPublisher: Elsevier Science Quantity Of Pages: 314 Publication Date: 2004-12-16 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0444516522 ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780444516527 Binding: Hardcover Guide Description: On this ebook is discovered the knowledge important to diagnosing, managing and treating the lung issues of connective tissue ailments. This can be a notoriously troublesome space, which continues to puzzle clinicians, even though these issues are more and more frequent (because of longer survival in connective tissue illness). In separate chapters, the foremost connective tissue ailments are reviewed, with detailed dialogue of a wide range of lung abnormalities, together with pleural illness, parenchymal lung illness and pulmonary vascular illness. There are additionally invaluable overviews of lung histological and CT appearances in these issues, and a deeply insightful chapter on drug-induced lung illness in connective tissue illness. The emphasis on this ebook is on accuracy of analysis and the development of a logical administration plan, based mostly on illness severity and intrinsic progressiveness.