Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine international edition
The complete guide to the whole of respiratory medicine, ideal for trainees and candidates preparing for respiratory specialty exams
Gives practical guidance and tips relevant for both the ward and the out-patient clinic
Features a dedicated section on respiratory emergencies for rapid access
Covers required theory for level one thoracic ultrasound competency
New to this Edition:
Thoroughly revised and updated with the latest therapies, and management, with guidance from BTS and NICE
Expanded information on areas including sleep medicine, lung transplantation, and pulmonary disease in the immunocompromised
Includes a dedicated section on COVID-19
Revised and updated for its fourth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine is the must-have resource for respiratory trainees, internal medical trainees and other junior doctors in acute and internal medicine, medical students, and all clinicians caring for patients with respiratory problems. Concise, practical, and designed for rapid access to essential information, this handbook will ensure you have everything you need for the ward, clinic, or in the run up to exams.
All major respiratory diseases and symptoms are covered in practical, succinct chapters. This new edition includes the latest clinical guidelines from the British Thoracic Society and NICE, and covers key developments in the field. Additional detail has been added to more challenging topics such as sleep medicine, lung transplantation, and pulmonary disease in the immunocompromised patient, and there is a dedicated section on COVID-19. The handbook 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 you can cope with any eventuality.