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Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pharmacy / dispensing,
  • Respiratory medicine,
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases,
  • Lungs,
  • Chemotherapy,
  • drug therapy,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Pulmonary & Thoracic Medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Emergency Medicine,
  • Medical / Emergency Medicine,
  • Respiratory agents,
  • Diseases

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDomenico Spina (Editor), Clive P. Page (Editor), William J. Metzger (Editor), Brian J. O"Connor (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7753015M
    ISBN 100521773210
    ISBN 109780521773218

    Respiratory Disorders Treatment Market: Overview. According to Transparency Market Research’s latest report on the respiratory disorders treatment market for the historical period – and forecast period –, increase in incidence of respiratory disorders, surge in supportive care products to meet the rise in demand for treatment of respiratory disorders, entry of new players /5(28).   Book-Review: Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases. Domenico Spina, Clive P Page, William J Metzger, and Brian J O'Connor, editors. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. Hard cover, illustrated, pages, $Author: Gregory M Susla.

    Bovine respiratory disease complex (BRDC) is the term applied to a group of respiratory diseases caused by four viruses and three bacterial strains acting jointly and concurrently in various combinations (i.e., polymicrobial respiratory diseases) to cause a variety of respiratory diseases in cattle (ruminants). It occurs in cattle of varying. Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases Respiratory diseases affect millions of people each year and represent a major health burden around the world. This timely reference surveys and evaluates the drug treatments available for the main categories of lung diseases including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer.

    Many respiratory diseases, but this is also true for other diseases, including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), should be more properly defined as syndromes as they are characterized by a high degree of heterogeneity. This heterogeneity is largely responsible for the variability in drug by:   Want to better understand how to memorize respiratory drugs? In this video, we'll talk about all the respiratory drugs you need to know! With over .


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Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases Download PDF EPUB FB2

Preface: InJim Metzger and I edited a volume called Drugs and the Lung. A decade on, we thought that sufficient new information had been obtained to warrant a new book and this volume reflects the culmination of a considerable effort of many individuals including my new co-editors Dom Spina and Brian O’Connor, plus all the contributing authors.

Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases book Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases [Spina, Domenico, Page, Clive P., Metzger, William J., O'Connor, Brian J.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory DiseasesPrice: $ Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases Respiratory diseases affect millions of people each year and represent a major health burden around the world.

This timely reference surveys and evaluates the drug treatments available for the main categories of lung diseases including asthma, tuberculosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. [et al.] --Anticholinergic bronchodilators / Jeremy M. Segal and Nicholas J. Gross --Antiallergic drugs / Mazakazu Ichinose --Drugs affecting the synthesis and action of leukotrienes / Paul M.

O'Byrne --Theophylline and selective phosphodiesterase inhibitors in the treatment of respiratory disease / Neil A. Jones, Domenico Spina and Clive P.

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Drugs for the treatment of respiratory diseases / edited by Domenico Spina [et.

al.]. ; cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0 0 (hardback) 1. Lungs – Diseases – Chemotherapy. Respiratory diseases affect millions of people each year and represent a major health burden around the world. This timely reference surveys and evaluates the drug treatments available for the main categories of lung diseases including asthma, tuberculosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, and respiratory infections.

Purpose: This book is intended to serve as a resource about drugs for the treatment of respiratory diseases, with a purposeful bias towards clinical practice. It meets these objectives quite nicely.

Audience: The book is intended to serve the broad audience of clinicians, scientists, and students, and actually does this quite well. It is edited Brand: Domenico Spina. Get this from a library. Drugs for the treatment of respiratory diseases. [Domenico Spina;] -- This timely reference surveys and evaluates the drug treatments available for the main lung diseases including asthma, tuberculosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, and.

Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases - edited by Domenico Spina January Please note, due to essential maintenance online transactions will not be possible between and BST, on Tuesday 17th September ( EDT, 17 Sep, ).Cited by: 2.

It is hoped that these guidelines will be used by all health care workers in their daily care of patients suffering from respiratory diseases. Topics covered includes: Drugs used in respiratory diseases, Inhalation drug delivery devices, Pulmonary function testing, Asthma, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Cough, Upper respiratory tract.

About Respiratory Tract Disease: Respiratory tract diseases are diseases that affect the air passages, including the nasal passages, the bronchi and the range from acute infections, such as pneumonia and bronchitis, to chronic conditions such as asthma and.

Disease & Drug Consult is a unique new series of handbooks that combine disease monographs plus monographs on drugs used to treat diseases. Each Disease & Drug Consult book focuses on a specific body system and has two sections.

Part 1 presents diseases alphabetically, with a description, causes & incidence, signs & symptoms, complications, diagnosis, treatment including drugs used to treat /5(8). Respiratory agents are drugs or a combination of drugs used to prevent, relieve or treat respiratory diseases. They can be taken as pills or liquid, for the drugs to work systemically.

Or they can be available as inhalers or other forms or inhalation devices, where the medicine is delivered directly into the lungs. Start studying Pharmacology Drugs to Treat Respiratory Disorders.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Respiratory s. Click on the drug to find more information including the brand names,dose,side-effects, adverse events, when to take the.

Request PDF | Bifunctional Drugs for the Treatment of Respiratory Diseases | Over the last decade, there has been a steady increase in the use of fixed dose combinations for the treatment of a. This drug is used to treat Respiratory Diseases and is a nonselective epi; selective β2 agonist like for example: Albuterol.

Corticosteroids This drug is used to treat Respiratory Diseases by minimizing the inflammatory processes of asthma. IGCR agonists should only be given cautiously because these drugs increase the risk of pneumonia.

CF is an autosomal-recessive disease in which genetically heterogeneous CFTR defects result in the formation of viscous secretions, ultimately leading to chronic pneumonia with problem pathogens and dysfunction of multiple : Roland Seifert.

Aerosol delivery of drugs – Should produce a high local concentration in the lungs with a low systemic delivery → minimizing side effects – Size of the particles: critical determinant • >10 um – deposited in the mouth & Oropharynx •.

Respiratory conditions can be controlled through a appropriate lifestyle changes and medications Drugs can be delivered topically to the nasal mucosa, inhaled into the lungs, or given orally or parenterally for systemic absorption Local delivery methods, such as nasal sprays or inhalers, are preferred to target affected tissues while minimizing.

Respiratory diseases a ff ect millions of people each year and represent a major health burden around the world. This timely reference surveys and evaluates the drug treatments available for the main categories of lung diseases including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary vascular disease, lung cancer, and respiratory infections.The beta 2-adrenoceptor agonist drugs used in respiratory medicine function as long-acting bronchodilators (LABAs).They are prescribed as single agents or in combination with inhaled corticosteroids or muscarinic receptor antagonists.

Single agent long-acting beta 2 agonists. Salmeterol, prescribed for reversible airways obstruction, nocturnal asthma, and prevention of exercise-induced. Certain respiratory ailments need quick action towards the remedy with medicines however after the treatment of respiratory malady you require .