DISEASES OF THE RESPIRATORY APPARATUS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Radiographic plays a central role in chest medicine. In fact, it is difficult to conceive, of detecting, treating, and following the course of diseases involving the lungs without the use of radiographic images.The aim of this course is to provide a complete description of the technical aspects of all radiographic imaging methods available for examination of the chest and a catalogue of roentgen findings in chest disease. The purpose of this chapter is also to provide some of the more indication for their choice. Certain general clinical principles will also be discussed
Course contents summary
Infectious diseases of the lung
Neoplasms of the lung
Infiltrative lung diseases
Disorders of the pleura
PRINCIPLES OF INTERNAL MEDICINE Sixteenth Edition
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FRASER AND PARE'S DIAGNOSIS OF DISEASES OF THE CHEST (4 Volume set) Edited by Richard S. Fraser, MD, Nestor L. Muller, MD, PhD, Neil Colman, MD, and PD Pare, MD Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders, 1999.