The Resource Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Label
Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Title
Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Placing specialists at the cutting-edge of therapeutic and biotechnological research, this reference reviews the extensive array of pharmaceutical options available for the management of patients with COPD. The book considers disease severity, dosing regimens, administration methods, and monitoring procedures, as well as medication-related side-effects for improved lung function, reduction of disease symptoms, and enhanced quality of life. Contributions from world-renowned authorities reflect recent practices, controversies, and procedures in the control of COPD symptoms and detail the develop
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 616.2/4
  • 616.24
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC776.O3 P49 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Lung Biology in Health and Disease
Label
Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; INTRODUCTION; PREFACE; CONTRIBUTORS; CONTENTS; Chapter 1. Providing Evidence of Therapeutic Benefit in Clinical Drug Development; Chapter 2. Use of Expiratory Airflows and Lung Volumes to Assess Outcomes in COPD; Chapter 3. Exercise Testing; Chapter 4. Sleep-Related Breathing Disturbances in COPD; Chapter 5. Airway and Alveolar Determinants of Airflow Limitation in COPD; Chapter 6. Gas Exchange; Chapter 7. Genetics of COPD; Chapter 8. Dyspnea; Chapter 9. Exacerbations of COPD; Chapter 10. Health Status Measurement in COPD; Chapter 11. Health Resource Utilization
  • Chapter 12. AnticholinergicsChapter 13. Beta-Adrenergic Receptor Agonist Bronchodilators in the Treatment of COPD; Chapter 14. Theophylline and Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors in COPD; Chapter 15. Corticosteroids in COPD; Chapter 16. Antioxidants and Protease Inhibitors; Chapter 17. An Integrated Approach to the Pharmacological Therapy of COPD; Index; Back Cover
Control code
ocn904403130
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (383 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135703387
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35339706
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904403130
  • pebco1135703388

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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