Chapter 45. Chest Wall and Neuromuscular Disorders

  1. Anthony Seaton CBE, BA, MD, FRCP, FRCPE, FFOM, FMedSci1,2,
  2. Douglas Seaton MD, FRCP3 and
  3. The late A. Gordon Leitch Bsc, MB, PhD, FRCPE, FCCP
  1. Anthony Seaton

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470695999.ch45

Crofton and Douglas's Respiratory Diseases, Fifth Edition

Crofton and Douglas's Respiratory Diseases, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Seaton, A. (2000) Chest Wall and Neuromuscular Disorders, in Crofton and Douglas's Respiratory Diseases, Fifth Edition (eds A. Seaton, D. Seaton and A. G. Leitch), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470695999.ch45

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Environmental & Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Scotland

  2. 2

    Honorary Consultant Physician, Aberdeen Royal Hospital NHS Trust

  3. 3

    Consultant Physician, Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, Suffolk, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780865428577

Online ISBN: 9780470695999

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Keywords:

  • chest wall;
  • neuromuscular disorders;
  • bifids ribs;
  • congential abnormality;
  • embolectomy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Congenital Abnormalities of the Chest Wall

  • Acquired Abnormalities of the Chest Wall

  • Neuromuscular Conditions Affecting Respiration

  • References