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Pleural Disease

Product Code: ERM87-MEM-26041
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    Edited by Nick A. Maskell, Christian B. Laursen, Y.C. Gary Lee and Najib M. Rahman

    Contents list 

    1. Epidemiology: why is pleural disease becoming more common?
    2. The pathophysiology of breathlessness and other symptoms associated with pleural effusions
    3. In vitro and in vivo laboratory models 
    4. Radiology: what is the role of chest radiographs, CT and PET in modern management?
    5. Thoracic ultrasound: a key tool beyond procedure guidance
    6. Pleural interventions: less is more?
    7. Pleural physiology: what do we understand and what should we measure in clinical practice?
    8. Medical thoracoscopy in 2020: essential and future techniques
    9. Optimal diagnosis and treatment of malignant pleural disease: challenging the guidelines
    10. Pleural infection: moving from treatment to prevention
    11. Effusions related to TB
    12. Pneumothorax: how to predict, prevent and cure
    13. Nonspecific pleuritis
    14. Nonmalignant pleural effusions: are they as benign as we think?
    15. Mesothelioma: is chemotherapy alone a thing of the past?
    16. Novel technology: more than just indwelling pleural catheters 
    17. The role of surgery
    18. The specialist pleural service: when, why and who?

    ISBN: 978-1-84984-115-3

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