Murray & Nadel's Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, 2-Volume Set, 7th Edition

Editors :
V.Courtney Broaddus & Joel D Ernst & Talmadge E King, Jr & Stephen C. Lazarus & Kathleen F. Sarmiento & Lynn M. Schnapp & Renee D Stapleton & Michael B. Gotway
Known for its clear readability, thorough coverage, and expert authorship, Murray & Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine has long been the gold standard text in the fast-changing field of pulmonary medicine. The new 7th Edition brings you f ...view more
Known for its clear readability, thorough coverage, and expert authorship, Murray & Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine has long been the gold standard text in the fast-changing field of pulmonary medicine. The new 7th Edition brings you fully up to date with newly expanded content, numerous new chapters, a new editorial team, and extensive updates throughout. It covers the entire spectrum of pulmonology in one authoritative point-of-care reference, making it an ideal resource for pulmonary physicians, fellows, and other pulmonary practitioners.

Preface to the Seventh Edition

Dedication to Dr. John F. Murray

Known for its clear readability, thorough coverage, and expert authorship, Murray & Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine has long been the gold standard text in the fast-changing field of pulmonary medicine. The new 7th Edition brings you fully up to date with newly expanded content, numerous new chapters, a new editorial team, and extensive updates throughout. It covers the entire spectrum of pulmonology in one authoritative point-of-care reference, making it an ideal resource for pulmonary physicians, fellows, and other pulmonary practitioners.

Key Features
  • Offers definitive, full-color coverage of basic science, diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of the full range of respiratory diseases.
  • Provides detailed explanations of each disease entity and differential diagnoses with state-of-the-art, evidence-based content by global leaders in the field.
  • Contains a newly expanded section on common presentations of respiratory disease, plus new chapters on COVID-19, asthma and obesity, airplane travel, lung cancer screening, noninvasive support of oxygenation, lung microbiome, thoracic surgery, inhaled substances, treatment of lung cancer, and more.
  • Covers hot topics such as vaping; advanced ultrasound applications and procedures; interventional pulmonology; immunotherapy; lung cancer targeted therapy; outbreaks, pandemics and bioterrorism; point-of-care ultrasound; use of high-flow oxygen, and more.
  • Includes extensively reorganized sections on basic science, pleural disease, and sleep, with new chapters and approaches to the topics. 
  • Features more than 1,450 anatomic, algorithmic, and radiologic images (400 are new!) including CT, PET, MR, and HRCT, plus extensive online-only content: 200 procedural and conceptual videos plus audio clips of lung sounds.
  • Brings you up to date with the latest respiratory drugs, mechanisms of action, indications, precautions, adverse effects, and recommendations, with increased emphasis on algorithms to illustrate decision making.
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you access to all of the text, figures, reporting templates, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Author Information
Edited by V.Courtney Broaddus, MD, Professor Emeritus of Medicine University of California, San Francisco Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco, California ; Joel D Ernst, MD, Professor and Chief Division of Experimental Medicine Department of Medicine University of California, San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco, California ; Talmadge E King, Jr, MD, Julius R. Krevans Distinguished Professorship in Internal Medicine, Chair, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Stephen C. Lazarus, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Director, Clinical Training Program in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Associate Director, Adult Pulmonary Laboratory, Senior Investigator, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California ; Kathleen F. Sarmiento , MD, Associate Professor Department of Medicine University of California, San Francisco ; Lynn M. Schnapp, MD, George R and Elaine Love Professor Chair, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, Wisconsin; Renee D Stapleton, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont. and Michael B. Gotway, MD, Professor of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ; Clinical Associate Professor, Diagnostic Radiology / Biomedical Imaging & Pulmonary / Critical Care Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Clinical Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ; Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ