Publisher description for Environmental impact on the airways : from injury to repair / edited by Jacques Chretien, Daniel Dusser.

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This single-source reference presents current knowledge of the mechanisms of airway injury and repair in response to environmental factors such as chemicals, infectious agents, pollution, mechanical irritants, and toxic agents.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Respiratory organs -- Diseases -- Environmental aspects.
Airway Obstruction -- physiopathology.
Respiratory System -- immunology.
Lung Diseases, Obstructive -- therapy.
Environmental Pollutants -- adverse effects.