Kendig & Chernick's Disorders of the Respiratory Tract in Children, 8th Edition
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BY: Robert W. Wilmott, MD, FRCP, Thomas F. Boat, MD, Andrew Bush, MA, MD, FRCP, FRCPCH, Victor Chernick, MD, FRCPC, Robin R Deterding, MD and Felix Ratjen, MD, PhD, FRCPC
This definitive text on respiratory disease in children has been completely updated and revised for the 7th Edition. Several new chapters have been added, including information on the impact of environmental pollution on lung disease in children. Provides the most authoritative and comprehensive coverage available of basic science and clinical problems related to pediatric lung disease.
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By Robert W. Wilmott, MD, FRCP, IMMUNO Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, St. Louis University; Chief Pediatrician, Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri; Thomas F. Boat, MD, Christian R. Holmes Professor, Vice President for Health Affairs , Dean of the College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio; Andrew Bush, MA, MD, FRCP, FRCPCH, Professor of Pediatric Respirology, Imperial College, Consultant Pediatric Chest Physician, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom; Victor Chernick, MD, FRCPC, Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Robin R Deterding, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Director, Breathing Institute, Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado and Felix Ratjen, MD, PhD, FRCPC