9781632411167 t fc

ISBN : 9781632411167

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Pulmonology

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 84.95

Description :  The aim of this book is to present state-of-the-art information regarding the disease of emphysema. Emphysema is one of the primary types of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This book presents a descriptive account of emphysema elucidating its theory as well as applications. A broad spectrum of topics regarding this disease are encompassed in this profound book including the role of alpha-1 antitrypsin in this disease, combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema, endoscopic lung volume reduction, etc. It is intended for a wide range of readers who are interested in gaining advanced knowledge regarding this disease.

Author/Editor :  Michael Glass

Author's Description :  Michael Glass, a PhD in pulmonary medicine from the University of Washington, is currently a practicing doctor in pulmonary medicine in America. He specializes in respiratory system, bronchoscopy and lung diseases and has a vast experience of over a decade. Michael has dedicated his life for the betterment of his patients. He is also a literary contributor in the field of medicine and has published various important articles, which enlightened the medical community.