Pulmonology refers to internal medicine subspecialty which deals with diseases of lungs and bronchial tubes, along with regular examination of the upper respiratory tract (nose, pharynx and throat) and heart.
In order to carry out accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of pulmonary (lung) conditions and diseases, a physician: pulmonologist or pulmonary disease specialist who possesses specialized knowledge and skill is required. These specialists are competent in managing the diseases and conditions of the chest, such as pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, or complicated chest infections.
Most of the diseases of pulmonology are treated by medication, either by bronchodilators and steroids (inhalation) or antibiotics, leukotriene antagonists (in oral form). In the medication of inflammatory lung conditions, for example asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the use of inhalers is very common. During intense respiratory illness (emphysema and pneumonic fibrosis), oxygen therapy is required. The patient may require mechanical ventilation in case of the failure of the above mentioned treatments.
Furthermore, pulmonary rehabilitation has been classified as continous multidimensional services for individuals with pulmonary disease and their families, provided by a team of experts in the respective sectors of pulmonary rehabilitation program, with the objective of promoting improved social integration of the individual( with pulmonary disease(s)).
Pulmonary rehabilitation is designed to train the patient and the family, in order to enhance, in general,personal satisfaction and visualization for the patient. Counseling might includework out, training, emotional support, oxygen, noninvasive mechanical ventilation, optimization of airway secretion clearance, along with medicinal consideration with an aim of reducing hospitalizations, and promote complete recovery.
With the newly launched OMICS Translation Services authors from any part of the world now have the opportunity to share their valuable research on Pulmonology across linguistic borders in different languages such as French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, and English. By translating your scientific paper into the mentioned languages we ensure an efficient exchange of knowledge and scientific experience. The translation process is always followed by strict review procedures to ensure absolute correctness. We believe that translation services perform a key role in the emergence of a connected scholarly community. Do not hesitate and use our Translation Services to spread scientific knowledge universally.
Submit your article towards Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine