Table of contents for Pulmonary pathophysiology : the essentials / John B. West.

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Contents
Preface	vii
Part One: Lung Function Tests and What They Mean
Chapter 1: Ventilation	3
Chapter 2: Gas Exchange	17
Chapter 3: Other Tests	37
Part Two: Function of the Diseased Lung
Chapter 4: Obstructive Diseases	51
Chapter 5: Restrictive Diseases	81
Chapter 6: Vascular Diseases	101
Chapter 7: Environmental and Other Diseases	123
Part Three: Function of the Failing Lung
Chapter 8: Respiratory Failure	145
Chapter 9: Oxygen Therapy	159
Chapter 10: Mechanical Ventilation	173
Appendix A: Symbols, Units, and Normal Values	187
Appendix B: References	191
Appendix C: Answers to Chapter Questions	197
Index	200

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Lungs -- Pathophysiology.
Pulmonary function tests.
Lung Diseases -- physiopathology.
Lung -- pathology.
Respiratory Function Tests.