Mayank Vats

Dr. Mayank G. Vats is Senior Specialist in the Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy and Sleep Medicine, Rashid Hospital, Dubai. His main area of research and clinical interest includes asthma, respiratory allergy and COPD and Sleep Medicine. Dr. Vats completed his postgraduate education (MD) in Pulmonary Medicine, then he did DNB in Respiratory Medicine and DNB in Critical Care medicine from the prestigious Escorts Heart Institute in New Delhi, India, and then served as Consultant Pulmonologist, Intensivist and Sleep Physician at Escorts Heart Institute and Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, India, for more than 3 years. Dr. Vats also got extensive training in Sleep Medicine by American Academy of Sleep Medicine at LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UTAH, USA. Dr. Vats got the Membership of Royal college of physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, UK and was elected as fellow of American College of Physicians (FACP) and Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP). He is the European Diplomat in Respiratory Medicine. Previously he provided his services as Specialist (A) in the department of Medicine and Chest disease, Al Qassimi Hspital, Sharjah, UAE. Dr. Vats is the member in good standing of various medical professional societies, ERS, ACCP, AASM, APSR, ISCCM, to name a few. He has authored many peer reviewed articles including original research, case reports, review articles and chapters published in international books and journals. He is presently also involved in many research projects in Gulf countries and the academic activities for the specialist doctors in UAE.

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Medicine is an ever-changing science. Every day we are encountered with the new developments and knowledge in the pathogenesis, mechanism of disease, newer diagnostic modalities, treatment options and new challenges in the management of the various diseases. The same holds true for respiratory diseases with the emergence of new respiratory pathogens having significant impact on the respiratory system. Respiratory Diseases are an important contributor to the morbidity and mortality of mankind since antiquity and its prevalence is on rise in with new disease are being recognized, however little importance has been given to the respiratory disease due to low level of awareness in physicians and general public. This book has been designed to deliver the detailed knowledge about the various respiratory infections including viral, bacterial, and helminthic infections.

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