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A Clinical Guide to Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases

A Clinical Guide to Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases delivers a concise compendium to the diagnosis and management of occupational and environmental lung diseases, incorporating evidence-based guidelines where available. Each chapter provides an updated review and a practical approach to different occupational and environmental lung diseases. With rapidly changing technology, new conditions and exposures will undoubtedly emerge. Clinicians need to remain vigilant about assessing the potential link between lung diseases and environmental exposures, and this book provides a practical guide to recognize, diagnose, and prevent occupational and environmental lung diseases. Written for practicing clinicians including internists, pulmonologists, and primary care providers, as well as industrial hygienists and environmental regulators, A Clinical Guide to Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases is a timely and important new volume and an invaluable contribution to the literature.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Historical Perspective of Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease Paul David BlancChapter 2: The Occupational and Environmental HistoryLawrence C. Mohr, Jr. Chapter 3: Use of Laboratory Tests in Occupational and Environmental Lung DiseasesJean-Luc MaloChapter 4: Radiography and CT of Occupational and Environmental Lung DiseasesPhilip C. GoodmanChapter 5: Environmental and Occupational Causes of AsthmaMarcos Ribeiro Susan M. TarloChapter 6: Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Lawrence HoWare G. KuschnerChapter 7: Air Pollution and Lung DiseasesYuh-Chin T. HuangEllen VolkerChapter 8: Unanswered questions regarding asbestos exposure - concerns for the next generationDaniel E. BanksChapter 9: Pneumoconiosis in the 21st centuryAndrew J. GhioChapter 10: Inhalation InjuryDavid J. PrezantDorsett D. SmithLawrence C. Mohr, Jr.Chapter 11: Hard Metal Lung DiseaseToshinori TakadaHiroshi MoriyamaChapter 12: Beryllium DiseaseJohn FergusonMargaret M. MrozLisa A. MaierChapter 13: Occupational Lung CancerIgnatius TS YULap-Ah TseHong QIUChapter 14: COPD in non-smokersK. B. Hubert Lam, Om P. KurmiJon G. AyresChapter 15: Emerging Issues in Environmental and Occupational Lung DiseasesYuh-Chin T. HuangChapter 16: Disability Assessment in Occupational and Environmental Lung DiseasesClayton T. CowlChapter 17: Global Impact of Occupational and Environmental Lung DiseasesEric D. AmsterDavid C. Christiani

About the Author

Yuh-Chin T. Huang, MD, MHSDepartment of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USAAndrew J. Ghio, MDHuman Studies Facility, Environmental Public Health Division, Chapel Hill, NC, USALisa A. Maier, MD, MSPH, FCCPDepartment of Medicine, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO, USA


From the reviews:"This book offers clinical personnel and researchers the latest developments in respiratory care. The book is timely, covering some of the most hotly debated topics in the field ... . Ostensibly, this book is written for practicing clinicians ... . I would add toxicologists and air pollution specialists to the list of experts who could benefit. ... this book is devoted to ongoing developments and controversies affecting patient diagnosis and management, making it essential reading for others needing to stay abreast of these developments." (J. Thomas Pierce, Doody's Book Reviews, April, 2013)

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