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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.