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    Judd W. Landsberg.
    Summary: "Clinical Practice Manual for Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, by Judd W. Landsberg, MD, is a unique point-of-care manual that provides essential information on managing inpatients and outpatients with common, serious respiratory and internal medicine presentation and problems. Easy-to-follow diagnostic and therapeutic algorithms are accompanied by case-based illustrations encountered on a daily basis by attendings, fellows, residents, and students. The bulleted format, concise approach, and familiar examples provide a framework for effective teaching, learning, and patient care"--Publisher's description.

    Section 1: Pulmonary. Approach to oxygenation, hypoxemia and hypoxemic respiratory failure
    Ventilation and hypercapnic respiratory failure
    The chest radiograph
    Evaluating chronic dyspnea, dyspnea on exertion and exercise limitation
    Heart failure for the pulmonary critical care physician
    Pulmonary hypertension
    Exacerbation of obesity hypoventilation syndrome
    Lung cancer
    Aspergillus lung disease
    Oral anaerobic lung infection, aspiration pneumonia, lung abscess and empyema
    Chronic cough
    Cough syncope
    Acute venous thromboembolic disease
    Pneumothorax (PTX) and bronchopleural fistulas (BPF): air in the pleural space
    Smoking cessation
    Diffuse parenchymal lung disease and its mimics
    Section 2: Critical care. Shock
    Invasive mechanical ventilation
    Non-invasive ventilatory support with BIPAP
    Salt and water: the physiology of volume and tonicity regulation
    Diabetic emergencies
    The obtunded inpatient with normal vital signs
    Bedside presentations in the ICU
    Code status
    Advanced care planning and the family meeting-
    Compassionate, terminal extubation
    ICU pearls.
    Digital Access ClinicalKey 2018