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Respiratory and infectious disease

Wrynn Smith

Respiratory and infectious disease

by Wrynn Smith

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Published by Facts on File Publications in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Respiratory organs -- Diseases -- Statistics.,
    • Communicable Diseases -- occurrence -- United States.,
    • Respiratory Tract Diseases -- occurrence -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWrynn Smith.
      SeriesA Profile of health and disease in America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC732 .S57 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 226 p. :
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2377031M
      ISBN 100816014582
      LC Control Number87005396

      The fourth edition of this best-selling Red Book ® image companion aids in the diagnosis and treatment of more than pediatric infectious diseases.. Streamline disease recognition and clinical decision-making with more than 1, finely detailed color images, combined with updated step-by-step recommendations.. Concise text descriptions walk the reader through the diagnosis, evaluation. Find Respiratory Diseases Textbooks at up to 90% off. Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get instant access with eTextbooks and digital materials.

      Croup is an inflammation of the upper and lower airways due to a viral infection; it is also called laryngotracheitis.. The most common cause is the parainfluenza virus, particularly type1. Occasionally other viruses such as influenza (type A or B), RSV, rhino-, entero- and adenoviruses, Mycoplasma pneumoniae and the measles can also produce this. disease patients (e.g., EVD, Marburg Disease, smallpox) or for inter-facility transport of those with suspected or known disease. Many communities will also have dedicated infectious disease medical transport services built into their regional transportation plan for planned patient movements.

      Start studying Infectious Diseases of the Respiratory System. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Figure 1 Anatomic predispositions to upper respiratory tract infections (orange = normal colonizing flora) Upper respiratory tract infection (URI) causes at least of one-half of all symptomatic illness in the community, exacting huge tolls that can be measured as morbidity, absenteeism from school and work, direct health care costs, and overuse of antibiotics leading to the emergence of drug-res.


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