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This book is one of the leading clinical textbooks on diseases of the chest. This volume present an up-to-date review of all aspects of lung disease, smoking, air pollution, sleep apnea, diving, lung transplantation and medico-legal aspects. It also has an exclusive chapter on asthma which covers epidemiology, mechanisms and management, reflecting the enormous research effort currently underway following a marked increase in the incidence of this disease in recent years. The book is an excellent reference both for the trainee and specialist in respiratory medicine, as well as the general physician.

More Details about Crofton and Douglas's Respiratory Diseases 2 Volumes Set

General Information  
Author(s)A Gordon Leitch and Anthony Seaton and Douglas Seaton
PublisherJohn Wiley
Edition5
ISBN9788126515530
Pages1684
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2008