A Pulmonologist is a pivotal respiratory physician with a medical speciality that deals with diseases involving the respiratory tract. It is a branch of internal medicine and is related to intensive care medicine. Pulmonologists often involves in managing patients who need life support and mechanical ventilation. They are specially trained in diseases and conditions of the chest, particularly pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema and complicated chest infections. Interventional Pulmonologists are also of the relative field within pulmonary medicine that deals with the usage of procedures such as bronchoscopy and pleuroscopy to treat several pulmonary diseases and is increasingly recognized as a specific medical specialty. Pulmonologist takes the responsibility to diagnose with a review focusing on hereditary diseases affecting the lungs like cystic fibrosis, alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency, exposure to toxins such as tobacco smoke, asbestos, exhaust fumes, coal mining fumes, exposure to infectious agents, an autoimmune diathesis that might predispose to certain conditions like pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension.
Technological advancements with research in the field of Pulmonology enables to provide effective treatment for patients with chronic and traumatic illnesses and this medical care is the only hope to lead a healthy life.
Subject areas include, but are not restricted to the below fields:
Acute Lung Injury, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Allergies, Asbestosis, Asthma, Bronchiectasis, Bronchiolitis, Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia (BOOP), Bronchitis, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Coccidioidomycosis (Cocci), Cystic Fibrosis, Emphysema, Influenza, Lung Cancer, Lung Diseases, Mesothelioma, Neuromuscular Lung Disease, Pneumoconiosis, Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Edema, Pulmonary Embolism, Pulmonary Function Tests, Pulmonary Hypertension, Respiratory Medicine, Sarcoidosis, Smoking Cessation, Thoracic Surgery, Tuberculosis.
CPQ Pulmonology aims at publishing articles in all the related arenas.
We welcome you to drop your submission through either of the ways:
E-Mail to firstname.lastname@example.org