3 edition of The Biochemical basis of pulmonary function found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Ronald G. Crystal.|
|Series||Lung biology in health and disease ;, v. 2|
|Contributions||Crystal, Ronald G.|
|LC Classifications||RC756 .L83 vol. 2, QP121 .L83 vol. 2|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 534 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||534|
|LC Control Number||75025165|
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Biochemical basis of pulmonary function. New York: M. Dekker, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. This book describes the effects of alcohol on plasma liquids, the multistage concept of carcinogenesis, and the biochemical basis of diagnosis.
Diagnosis and treatment include the determination of typical enzymes found in the plasma, tests for genetic defects in blood proteins, and the use of chemotherapeutic drugs.
“The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition.” – Thomas Edison Written with gratitude to my Co-Author, Meredith Liss, MA, The Biochemical basis of pulmonary function book, CDN, CDE, CLT The subject of nutrition will almost invariably be included in any meaningful discussion of health and [ ].
The techniques used in pulmonary function testing are described, along with interpretation based upon patterns of pulmonary function impairment. Measuring gas exchange by arterial blood gases and pulse oximetry are then followed by a description of exercise testing and its utility in evaluating the patient with exercise limitation.
Chronic pulmonary hyperinflation, which is defined as a permanent increase in the end-expiratory lung volume above the predicted functional residual capacity, is a characteristic feature of emphysema.
Learn moreAuthor: Herbert Y. Reynolds. The Biochemical Basis of Pulmonary Function. Ronald G. Crystal, ed. (Lung Biology in Health and Disease, Vol.
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The Biochemical Basis of Neuropharmacology Hardcover – Octo This classic text gives a uniquely lucid and lively view of neurotransmitters, their role in nervous system function, and their involvement in the mechanisms of psychiatric drug action.
For three decades it has served as an essential guide for students of neuroscience /5(7). Cellular and biochemical bases of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF- α), interleukin-1 (IL-1) and lipopolysaccharides.
(4) Both the structure and the function of the neutrophils are modified in smokers. Smoking increases the number of cytoplasmic inclusions in some resident lung cells and alters the.
Comprehensive assessment of protein function status. We recently examined protein function status from greater than completely sequenced microbes (Anton et al., ).For million identified genes, we can currently document experimentally determined functions for just % of the proteins (13, proteins).
76% of the proteins are annotated using computational methods, and the Cited by: Objective of this book – Three objectives have guided the writing of this book the correlation of pharmacology with related medical sciences, the reinterpretation of the actions and uses of drugs from the viewpoint of important advances in medicine, and the placing of emphasis on the applications of pharmacodynamics to therapeutics.
This book describes the effects of alcohol on plasma liquids, the multistage concept of carcinogenesis, and the biochemical basis of diagnosis.
Diagnosis and treatment include the determination of typical enzymes found in the plasma, tests for genetic defects in blood proteins, and the use of chemotherapeutic Edition: 1. Author(s): Crystal,Ronald G Title(s): The Biochemical basis of pulmonary function/ edited by Ronald G.
Crystal. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York: Dekker, c T1 - Biochemical Function of the Respiratory Tract. T2 - Metabolism of Xenobiotics.
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FutureDNP; Subjects. Arts and Humanities. ABSTRACT. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is an inflammatory disease. Together with oxidant stimuli, which directly affect lung structures, macrophages, neutrophils and CD8 + lymphocytes actively participate in the pathogenesis of the disease and promote biochemical reactions that result in progressive alteration of the upper airways and irreversible lung remodeling.
The Biochemical And Immunological Basis Of Bronchial Asthma. David W. Cugell, MD general review of bronchial asthma. In this book, as is so often the case when one author attempts to cover an entire field, some portions of the subject receive minimal, superficial coverage while other aspects are given critical, thoughtful analysis Author: David W.
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A low FEV1/FVC ratio indicates intrapulmonary airflow obstruction. Distinction between intrapulmonary and extrapulmonary (upper airway) obstruction is given by maximal inspiratory and expiratory flow Cited by: 2."Workshop on "Chronic Pulmonary Hyperinflation" held in Montescano (Pavia) on November"--Ser.
title page. Description: 1 online resource (xv, pages) Contents: Basic Mechanisms Distribution of Hyperinflation in a General Population Pathology and Biochemical Basis of Chronic Pulmonary Hyperinflation