June 2008 / Volume 53 / Number 6
41st RESPIRATORY CARE Journal Conference
Journal Conference Meeting the Challenges of Asthma Part II
A Special Issue
Neil R MacIntyre MD FAARC
Timothy R Myers RRT-NPS
- New Drugs for Asthma
- by Gene L Colice–Washington, District of Columbia
- Aerosol Delivery Devices in the Treatment of Asthma
- by Dean R Hess–Boston, Massachusetts
- Life-Threatening Asthma: Physiology and Management
- by Njira L Lugogo
and Neil R MacIntyre–Durham, North Carolina
- Invasive and Noninvasive Ventilation in Patients With Asthma
- by Benjamin D Medoff–Boston, Massachusetts
- Guidelines for Asthma Management: A Review and Comparison of 5 Current Guidelines
- by Timothy R Myers–Cleveland, Ohio
- Asthma Disease Management and the Respiratory Therapist
- by Thomas J Kallstrom–Irving, Texas
and Timothy R Myers–Cleveland, Ohio
- Asthma Self-Management Patient Education
- by Maridee A Jones–Wichita, Kansas
- Meeting the Challenges of Asthma
- by Carolyn M Kercsmar–Cincinnati, Ohio
Books, Films, Tapes, & Software
- The Asthma Sourcebook, 3rd edition (Adams FV).
- reviewed by Ivan Orton–Seattle, Washington
- Therapeutic Strategies in Asthma: Current Treatments (Polosa R and Holgate S, editors).
- reviewed by Harold J Farber–Houston, Texas
- Models of Exacerbations in Asthma and COPD (Sjöbring U and Taylor JD, editors).
- reviewed by Sanjay Sethi–Buffalo, New York
- Pleural Diseases, 5th edition (Light RW).
- reviewed by Najib M Rahman–Oxford, United Kingdom