0
Clinical Problems in Cardiopulmonary Disease |

Clinical Conference on Management Dilemmas*: Progressive Pneumonia in a Patient Receiving Long-term Steroid Therapy

Jeff Schnader, MD, FCCP; Elsira M. Pina, DO; Robert P. Baughman, MD, FCCP; Jeffrey Glassroth, MD, FCCP; Samuel Adebonojo, MD, FCCP
Author and Funding Information

*From the Departments of Medicine and Surgery, Wright State University School of Medicine; the Departments of Medicine and Surgery, Dayton VA Medical Center (Drs. Schnader, Pina, and Adebonojo), Dayton, OH; the Department of Medicine (Dr. Baughman), University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH; and the Department of Medicine (Dr. Glassroth), Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.



Chest. 1999;115(1):260-266. doi:10.1378/chest.115.1.260
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Extract

Abbreviations: INH = isoniazid; PZA = pyrazinamide; VATS =video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery

Pulmonary clinicians are often faced with management problems for which there are no answers at hand, either because there is no literature that definitely gives answers or because the circumstances surrounding the clinical cases are unusual enough to prevent the application of existing scientific knowledge. When faced with these problems, clinicians are forced to make decisions based on a logical extension of their scientific knowledge into uncharted clinical waters. They are forced to make judgments based on the conviction of their speculations and the prior experiences of others and of themselves.

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Sign In to Access Full Content

MEMBER & INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIBER

Want Access?

NEW TO CHEST?

Become a CHEST member and receive a FREE subscription as a benefit of membership.

Individuals can purchase this article on ScienceDirect.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal or buy individual articles.

Learn more about membership or Purchase a Full Subscription.

INSTITUTIONAL ACCESS

Institutional access is now available through ScienceDirect and can be purchased at myelsevier.com.

Sign In to Access Full Content

MEMBER & INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIBER

Want Access?

NEW TO CHEST?

Become a CHEST member and receive a FREE subscription as a benefit of membership.

Individuals can purchase this article on ScienceDirect.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal or buy individual articles.

Learn more about membership or Purchase a Full Subscription.

INSTITUTIONAL ACCESS

Institutional access is now available through ScienceDirect and can be purchased at myelsevier.com.

Figures

Tables

References

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign In to Access Full Content

MEMBER & INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIBER

Want Access?

NEW TO CHEST?

Become a CHEST member and receive a FREE subscription as a benefit of membership.

Individuals can purchase this article on ScienceDirect.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal.

Individuals can purchase a subscription to the journal or buy individual articles.

Learn more about membership or Purchase a Full Subscription.

INSTITUTIONAL ACCESS

Institutional access is now available through ScienceDirect and can be purchased at myelsevier.com.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Find Similar Articles
CHEST Journal Articles
Idiopathic Pleuroparenchymal Fibroelastosis*: Description of a Novel Clinicopathologic Entity
Real-Time Chest Ultrasonography*: A Comprehensive Review for the Pulmonologist
PubMed Articles
  • CHEST Journal
    Print ISSN: 0012-3692
    Online ISSN: 1931-3543