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Respiratory disorders

Mervyn Singer and Andrew R. Webb

in Oxford Handbook of Critical Care

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199235339
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598861 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235339.003.00022

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

 						Respiratory disorders

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Dyspnoea - Airway obstruction - Respiratory failure - Atelectasis and pulmonary collapse - Chronic airflow limitation - Acute chest infection (1) - Acute chest infection (2) - Acute respiratory distress syndrome (1) - Acute respiratory distress syndrome (2) - Asthma—general management - Asthma—ventilatory management - Pneumothorax - Haemothorax - Haemoptysis - Inhalation injury - Pulmonary embolus

Chapter.  7392 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Critical Care

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