Allergic Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment (Primary Care)

Allergic Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment (Primary Care)

By: P. Lieberman (editor), John A. Anderson (editor)Hardback

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A concise, easy-to-read, comprehensive, and up-to-date guide designed to help primary care physicians, pediatricians, and internists with the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of their allergic patients. Its distinguished contributors - all highly experienced clinicians - integrate our latest understanding of the basic mechanisms of allergic disease and develop state-of-the-art treatment protocols that allow busy physicians to sharpen their allergy management strategies significantly. Summary Boxes utilized throughout book summarize crucial points and processes for time-pressured physicians, allowing them to quickly grasp a therapeutic situation and determine the best and most up-to-date treatment options. Each chapter contains numerous figures and tables to enhance understanding, treatment algorithms, and a list of suggested readings carefully chosen to deepen knowledge and insight into key points.

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Allergic Disease Pathophysiology and Immunopathology Overview, Robert F. Lemanske, Jr. and Randy J. Horwitz. Approach to the Allergic Patient, Michael S. Blaiss. Diagnostic Tests in Allergy, Dennis R. Ownby. Environmental Allergens, Scott H. Sicherer and Peyton A. Eggleston. Anaphylaxis, Phil Lieberman. Insect Sting Allergy, Robert E. Reisman. Evaluation and Treatment of the Child with Asthma, Gail G. Shapiro, C. Warren Bierman, and Frank S. Virant. Asthma in Adults, Randy J. Horwitz and William W. Busse. Rhinitis, Phil Lieberman. Sinusitis and Otitis Media, Jonathan Corren, Jerome Thompson, and Gary S. Rachelefsy. Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Diseases of the Eye, Karl Blaho and Stephen Winbery. Urticaria and Angioedema, Dennis K. Ledford. Atopic Dermatitis, Stacie M. Jones and A. Wesley Burks, Jr. Contact Dermatitis and Other Contact Reactions, Jere D. Guin. Food Allergy and Intolerance, John A. Anderson. Allergic and Allergic-Like Reactions to Drugs and Other Therapeutic Agents, John A. Anderson. b-Adrenergic Agonists, Clifton T. Furukawa. Theophylline, Elliot F. Ellis. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs for the Treatment of Asthma and Allergic Disease, Phil Lieberman. Anticholinergic Agents, Phil Lieberman. Glucocorticoid Therapy in Asthma, Joseph D. Spahn, Alan K. Kamada, and Stanley J. Szefler. Environmental Control for Allergic Disease, Edward Zoratti. Allergen Immunotherapy, Roger W. Fox and Richard F. Lockey. Controversies in Allergy and Allergy-Like Diseases, Abba I. Terr. Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/01/1997
  • ISBN13: 9780896033672
  • Format: Hardback, Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 416
  • ID: 9780896033672
  • weight: 943
  • ISBN10: 0896033678

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