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Occupational Disorders of the Lung

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A comprehensive practical resource covering recognition and management of occupational lung disorders. This book is carefully structured to provide the reader with as accessible a text as possible. 'Difficult Cases' provided by leading specialists highlight clinical issues whilst summary boxes facilitate retrieval of key points.

Occupational Disorders of the Lung is schematised to present the reader with the main diseases and their industry-related disorders. Finally the issues of legislation and information are addressed. This book, written by leading specialists in a new and exciting format, will prove an invaluable addition on any Respiratory Medicine specialist's bookshelf.

Commended at the 2003 BMA Book Awards.

Key Features

  • Practical resource to aid management of occupational lung disorders.
  • Extensively illustrated.
  • Highly structured text to enable information to be easily accessed.
  • 'Difficult Cases' illustrating key disorders with History, Issues and Comments from leading specialists.
  • Summary Points.
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    "a breath of fresh air....an innovative book ... readable and practical". - NEJMBack To Top

    Author Information

    By David Hendrick, Department of Respiratory Medicine and Regional Unit for Occupational Lung Disease, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK; William Beckett, School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, UK; Sherwood P. Burge, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Birmingham University, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK; and Andrew Churg, Department of Pathology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, CanadaBack To Top

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    Hardcover
    • Pages: 652
    • Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
    • ISBN: 9780702025075
    • Copyright: 2002