At the present time, 430 drugs are known to cause respiratory injury. This represents an increase of almost 200 in the last ten years, and the number is still increasing. This comprehensive, definitive reference work, with an outstanding range of international expert contributors and two of the world's leading editors, provides an essential referen

part 1|1 pages


chapter 1|9 pages

Classification, diagnosis and management of drug-induced respiratory disease

ByPhilippe Camus, Edward C. Rosenow

chapter 2|12 pages

Mechanisms of chemically induced respiratory toxicities

ByPoh-Gek Forkert

chapter 3|8 pages

Imaging of drug-induced lung disease

ByThomas E Hartman

chapter 4|11 pages

Bronchoalveolar lavage in drug-induced lung disease

ByFrancesco Bonella, Esra Uzaslan, Josune Guzman, Ulrich Costabel

chapter 5|9 pages

Pathology of drug-induced respiratory disease

ByWilliam D Travis, Douglas B Flieder

chapter 6|10 pages

Drug allergy in lung disease

ByAmitava Ganguli, Munir Pirmohamed

part 2|1 pages

Drug-Induced Respiratory Emergencies

chapter 7|11 pages

Drug-induced acute upper airway obstruction

ByMichael Lippmann, Ganesan Murali

chapter 8|17 pages

Drug-induced bronchospasm

ByK Suresh Babu, Jaymin Morjaria

chapter 9|8 pages

Drug-induced pulmonary oedema and acute respiratory distress syndrome

ByTeofilo Lee-Chiong, Richard A Matthay

chapter 10|7 pages

Pulmonary complications of blood transfusion

ByPatricia M Kopko, Mark A Popovsky

chapter 11|5 pages

Drug-induced alveolar haemorrhage

ByAbigail R Lara, Marvin I Schwarz

chapter 12|6 pages

Pulmonary complications of illicit drug use

ByDeepa Lazarus, Anne O’Donnell

chapter 13|12 pages

Iatrogenic tracheobronchial and chest injury

ByMarios Froudarakis, Demosthenes Makris, Demosthenes Bouros

part 3|1 pages

Oncology and Allied Conditions

chapter 14|13 pages

Pulmonary reactions to chemotherapeutic agents: the ‘chemotherapy lung’

ByFabien Maldonado, Andrew H Limper

chapter 15|15 pages

Pulmonary reactions to novel chemotherapeutic agents and biomolecules

ByAlbert J Polito

chapter 16|11 pages

Radiation-induced lung disease

ByMax M Weder, M Patricia Rivera

chapter 17|24 pages

Pulmonary complications of bone-marrow and stem-cell transplantation

ByBekele Afessa, Andrew D Badley, Steve G Peters

chapter 18|15 pages

Pulmonary complications of solid-organ transplantation

ByRobert M Kotloff

chapter 19|11 pages

Pulmonary infection induced by drugs

ByMarc B Feinstein, Dorothy A White

chapter 20|9 pages

Therapy-induced neoplasms

ByLois B Travis, Noreen Aziz

part 4|1 pages

Non-Oncological Conditions

chapter 21|11 pages

Pneumonitis induced by non-cytotoxic agents

ByUmair A Gauhar, J Allen D Cooper

chapter 22|20 pages

Amiodarone pulmonary toxicity

ByPhilippe Camus, Thomas V Colby, Edward C Rosenow

chapter 23|8 pages

Eosinophilic pneumonia induced by drugs

ByJames N Allen

chapter 25|4 pages

Coughing induced by drugs

ByAlyn H Morice, Hosnieh Fathi

chapter 26|13 pages

Pleural disease induced by drugs

BySteven A Sahn

chapter 27|15 pages

Lupus erythematosus syndrome induced by drugs

ByRobert L Rubin

chapter 28|10 pages

Vasculitis induced by drugs

ByMichiel De Vries, Marjolein Drent, Jan-Wil Cohen Tervaert

chapter 29|15 pages

Pulmonary hypertension induced by drugs and toxins

ByKim Bouillon, Yola Moride, Lucien Abenhaim, Marc Humbert

chapter 30|4 pages

Respiratory involvement from herbals

ByTracey K Riley, Kahoko Taki, Christopher P Holstege