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- Part I Clinical presentations—approaches to problems
Chapter 1 Breathlessness Chapter 2 Chest pain Chapter 3 Chronic cough Chapter 4 Critically ill patient with respiratory disease Chapter 5 Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage Chapter 6 Diffuse lung disease Chapter 7 Haemoptysis Chapter 8 Pleural effusion Chapter 9 Post-operative breathlessness Chapter 10 Pregnancy and breathlessness Chapter 11 Preoperative assessment Chapter 12 Pulmonary disease in the immunocompromised—non-HIV Chapter 13 Pulmonary disease in the immunocompromised—HIV Chapter 14 Sleep and breathing Chapter 15 Unexplained respiratory failure
- Part II Clinical conditions
Chapter 16 Acute respiratory distress syndrome Chapter 17 Asbestos and the lung Chapter 18 Asthma Chapter 19 Bronchiectasis Chapter 20 Bronchiolitis Chapter 21 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Chapter 22 Connective tissue disease and the lung Chapter 23 Cor pulmonale Chapter 24 Cystic fibrosis (CF) Chapter 25 Drug and toxin-induced lung disease Chapter 26 Dysfunctional breathing Chapter 27 Eosinophilic lung disease Chapter 28 Extreme environments—flying, altitude, diving Chapter 29 Gastrointestinal disease and the lung Chapter 30 Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Chapter 31 Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias Chapter 32 Lung cancer Chapter 33 Mediastinal abnormalities Chapter 34 Paediatric lung disorders Chapter 35 Pleural effusion Chapter 36 Pneumoconioses Chapter 37 Pneumothorax Chapter 38 Pulmonary hypertension (PHT) Chapter 39 Pulmonary thromboembolic disease Chapter 40 Rare lung diseases Chapter 41 Respiratory infection—bacterial Chapter 42 Respiratory infection—fungal Chapter 43 Respiratory infection—mycobacterial Chapter 44 Respiratory infection—parasitic Chapter 45 Respiratory infection—viral Chapter 46 Sarcoidosis Chapter 47 Sickle cell disease and the lung Chapter 48 Sleep apnoea and hypoventilation Chapter 49 Upper airway and tracheal disease Chapter 50 Vasculitis and the lung
- Part III Supportive care
Chapter 51 Ethical considerations Chapter 52 Financial entitlements Chapter 53 Immunosuppressive drugs Chapter 54 Inhalers and nebulizers Chapter 55 Intensive care unit (ICU) referral Chapter 56 Lung transplantation Chapter 57 Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) Chapter 58 Oxygen therapy Chapter 59 Palliative care Chapter 60 Pulmonary rehabilitation Chapter 61 Smoking cessation
- Part IV Practical procedures
Chapter 62 Airway management Chapter 63 Bronchoscopy Chapter 64 Chest drains Chapter 65 Cricothyroidotomy Chapter 66 Miscellaneous diagnostic tests Chapter 67 Pleural biopsy Chapter 68 Pleurodesis Chapter 69 Pneumothorax aspiration Chapter 70 Safe sedation Chapter 71 Thoracentesis Chapter 72 Thoracic ultrasound (TUS) Chapter 73 Thoracoscopy Chapter 74 Tracheostomy Appendix 1 Blood gases and acid–base balance Appendix 2 BMI calculator Appendix 3 CT anatomy of the thorax Appendix 4 CT patterns of lung disease Appendix 5 Drugs used for bronchoscopy and sedation
- Appendix 6 Lung function and cardiopulmonary exercise testing
Appendix 7 Plain radiograph Appendix 8 Radiological investigations and radiation exposure Appendix 9 Useful websites