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Barnes, Peter J. 1946-

Overview
Works: 128 works in 466 publications in 2 languages and 9,542 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings  Scientific atlases  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Other, Contributor
Classifications: RC591, 616.238
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter J Barnes
Conquering asthma : an illustrated guide to understanding and care for adults by Michael T Newhouse( )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explaining all aspects of asthma, this work fully informs asthmatics about their condition and enables them to monitor and undertake self care of the disease, control its effects and lead a "normal" life
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease : (COPD) by Onn Min Kon( )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is growing in recognition as a major chronic disease and a key cause of acute medical admissions. It kills approximately 30,000 patients each year in England and Wales alone, and is set to be the third commonest cause of death by 2020 globally. This pocketbook is a concise companion for all health care professionals who come into contact with patients with COPD. It covers the full spectrum of COPD management ranging from smoking cessation to advanced COPD, bridging both the primary and secondary care aspects of treatment and discussing the latest adv
Conquering childhood asthma : an illustrated guide to understanding the treatment and control of childhood asthma by Bruce K Rubin( )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asthma and copd : basic mechanisms and clinical management by Peter J Barnes( )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second Edition of Asthma and COPD: Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Management continues to provide a unique and authoritative comparison of asthma and COPD. Written and edited by the world's leading experts, it continues to be a comprehensive review of the most recent understanding of the basic mechanisms of both conditions, specifically comparing their etiology, pathogenesis, and treatments. * Each chapter considers Asthma and COPD in side-by-side contrast and comparison - not in isolation - in the context of mechanism, triggers, assessments, therapies, and clinical management. Presents the latest and most comprehensive understandings of the mechanisms of inflammation in both Asthma and COPD. Most extensive reference to primary literature on both Asthma and COPD in one source. Easy-to-read summaries of the latest advances alongside clear illustrations
Asthma : basic mechanisms and clinical management by Peter J Barnes( Book )

45 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now available in its Third Edition, Asthma: Basic Mechanisms and Clinical Management has become the reference text in asthma. This highly successful text sheds new light on the basic physiological and molecular mechanisms of asthma, how current treatments work, and how best to apply the latest knowledge to control this important disease. The Third Edition has undergone radical revision and includes several new chapters. It retains the virtues of the previous volumes by bringing together all of the recent research findings by internationally recognized experts on the causative mechanisms of asthma, including in-depth clinical aspects and therapy. The book presents an integrated approach toward the treatment of this disease with new concepts, changes in asthma management, and the development of new therapeutic agents. Asthma provides extensive references for researchers and clinicians who need to keep abreast of recent developments in this rapidly expanding field. Key Features * Comprehensive coverage of both basic science and clinical aspects of asthma * Extensively referenced throughout
Pharmacology and therapeutics of asthma and COPD by C. P Page( )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and German and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present volume is supposed to be a major reference resource for chest physicians and those involved in the development of novel pharmaceutical entities for these diseases. Internationally recognized authorities review the most important new information on the advances in our understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of these diseases, including the substantial advances in the topical delivery of inhaled medicines. Each chapter is extensively referenced, generously illustrated with clear diagrams and photographs, and represents a state-of-the-art review of this important area of respiratory medicine
Managing COPD by Richard E. K Russell( )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book includes recommendations for COPD from published guidelines (eg, the GOLD, ATS, and NICE guidelines) and presents them in the context of relevant clinical treatment issues. This is an in-depth guide on the management of COPD, concentrating on the impact of COPD on a patient as well as how healthcare professionals can intervene and educate the patient at an early stage and thereby slow the onset of severe symptoms
New drugs for asthma, allergy, and COPD( )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a state-of-the-art account by academic respiratory physicians and senior pharmaceutical industry personnel on the development of new drugs for asthma, allergy and COPD. It contains 80 chapters of highly condensed information, presented in an attractive, reader-friendly format with much use of tables, figures and diagrams. In addition to summarizing the diverse range of current approaches, this handbook also looks into the future, considering many topics that are promising, but have only emerged in the last few years. Developments within established drug categories such as beta-2-agonists, steroids and leukotriene antagonists are also reviewed.Never before has a single book brought together so many pharmaceutical drug developers sharing their experience on such a wide range of respiratory topics!
Chronic obstuctive pulmonary disease : cellular and molecular mechanisms by Peter J Barnes( Book )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emphasizing the urgent need to clearly understand the underlying cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in COPD, this reference provides an up-to-date perspective on the inflammatory cells, mediators, and molecular pathology of COPD."--BOOK JACKET
Pharmacology of asthma by C. P Page( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the latest advances in our understanding of the pathophysiology and treatment of asthma. Our understanding of asthma has changed dramatically in recent years, and much of this new information is brought together by internationally recognised authorities. They review in depth the changing concepts of the inflammatory processes in asthma and discuss the implications for research and future therapy of this common chronic disease. Each chapter is extensively referenced and generously illustrated with clear diagrams and photographs and represents the state of the art in this growing area. Many of the advances in our understanding of asthma have originated from a pharmacological approach, and these promising new options for pharmacological intervention are highlighted. This volume will be invaluable for research scientists and clinicians involved in asthma research and will be a major reference resource for chest physicians and those involved in the development of novel pharmaceutical entities
Asthma : its pathology and treatment( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An atlas of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD by T. T Hansel( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a visual reference for diagnosing and treating smoking-related and other lung diseases. The book contains approximately 120 detailed schematic diagrams that detail disease progression, diagnosis, and treatment; clinical photographic material that illustrates visual diagnostic cues; and figures and flow diagrams that present a concise review of the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of the disease. The authors cover the drugs recommended for treatment, their mode of action, potential side effects, and recommended uses. They discuss the management of both stable COPD and exacerbations of COPD, differential diagnoses and asthma, management in general practice and in hospitals, and future trends in therapy, such as new bronchodilators and anti-inflammatory treatments
The Airways, neural control in health and disease( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asthma( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharmacology of the respiratory tract : experimental and clinical research( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent advances in the pathophysiology of COPD by T. T Hansel( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) ranges amongst the commonest diseases in the world. The relentless progression of the disease causes a pressing need for a better understanding of and therapies for COPD. This volume provides state-of-the-art information on the pathophysiology of COPD including an outlook on new therapies. It is of interest to researchers and clinicians in academia as well as in the pharmaceutical industry
Molecular biology of lung disease( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New drugs and targets for asthma and COPD by T. T Hansel( )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Asthma, allergy and chronic obstructive lung disease are common throughout the world and are increasing in incidence, particularly in the developing world. This volume provides a state-of-the-art account of the identification of new targets and the development of new therapies for these conditions. Some 40 chapters by clinical academics and senior members of the pharmaceutical industry detail the latest breakthroughs in research and development. In asthma, a promising approach is the use of therapy directed against specific Th2 responses through biological antagonists of IL-5, IL-4 and IL-13. There have also been major advances in our understanding of innate immune responses to pathogen-associated molecular patterns, and in the area of Toll-like receptors. Up to date and comprehensive, this book will be of particular relevance to those working in the pharmaceutical industry (in preclinical research and clinical development), to academic researchers in the field of respiratory medicine, and to respiratory health care specialists."--Publisher's website
Pharmacology and therapeutics of airway disease( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written as a concise clinical reference guide covering the current and future airway disease treatments
Platelet activating factor and human disease( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Asthma and copd : basic mechanisms and clinical management
Covers
Conquering childhood asthma : an illustrated guide to understanding the treatment and control of childhood asthmaAsthma and copd : basic mechanisms and clinical managementAsthma : basic mechanisms and clinical managementPharmacology and therapeutics of asthma and COPDNew drugs for asthma, allergy, and COPDChronic obstuctive pulmonary disease : cellular and molecular mechanismsAsthma : its pathology and treatmentAn atlas of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD
Alternative Names
Barnes, P.J.

Barnes, P. J. 1946-

Barnes, P. J. (Peter J.), 1946-

Barnes, Peter J.

Barnes, Peter J. 1946-

Barnes, Peter Jones 1946-

Peter J. Barnes British pulmonary scientist, clinician

バーンズ, P

Languages
English (235)

German (1)