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Pulmonary Infection in the Immunocompromised Patient: Strategies for Management
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Pulmonary Infection in the Immunocompromised Patient: Strategies for Management

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Agusti, Carlos; Torres, Antoni
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-470-31957-4
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In this book the authors review current options for management for a group of patients that present unique challenges to the clinician, and for whom the choices of effective therapy are often limited.

The immuno-compromised patient is more susceptible to a broader range of infections than others, and infections of the respiratory tract are among the first and most common to be encountered.

* Most up to date book available dedicated specifically to this topic
* Major management issue in respiratory medicine for critical care, transplant and cancer patients
* Reviews important new advances in therapeutics, including drug resistance

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Agusti, Carlos; Torres, Antoni
  • ISBN: 978-0-470-31957-4
  • Specialty:
    Pulmonary Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 458
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009

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