This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
With the rapidly increasing size of textbooks in pulmonary medicine, a concise volume is always welcome. If the book is well organized, written in an easy-to-read but scholarly manner, and comes at a modest price, then it becomes a true bargain. Such is the case with the second edition of this multi-author textbook. In addition to revising the format of the first edition, the authors have added a section on critical care to the current version. This topic is generally well covered, as are other topics including lung physiology, diagnostic techniques (including applied pulmonary function testing and sleep studies), and
Chest Medicine: Essentials of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. Ann Intern Med. 1991;114:610–611. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-7-610_5
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(7):610-611.
Copyright © 2017 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use