Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Respiratory Disease Update

Jose Carlos Herrera Garcia

Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla


Ek Ixel Arellano Montellano

Mexican Social Security Institute


Lung Anatomy Imaging Pulmonary Tests COPD Asthma Restrictive Pulmonary Diseases Vascular Disease OAS Cancer Infection

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About the book

This book will be a valuable contribution in the field of lung diseases. Nowadays, respiratory medicine knowledge is crucial in order to provide quality medical care. It will include chapters on anatomy, function and imaging of the diseases, as well as division in obstructive and restrictive diseases for more easy the lecture. The will include chapters from experts in the clinic diseases, providing understanding of the respiratory diseases.

Publishing process

Book initiated and editor appointed

Date completed: August 6th 2019

Applications to edit the book are assessed and a suitable editor is selected, at which point the process begins.

Chapter proposals submitted and reviewed

Deadline Extended: Open for Submissions

Potential authors submit chapter proposals ready for review by the academic editor and our publishing review team.

Approved chapters written in full and submitted

Deadline for full chapters: October 26th 2019

Once approved by the academic editor and publishing review team, chapters are written and submitted according to pre-agreed parameters

Full chapters peer reviewed

Review results due: January 14th 2020

Full chapter manuscripts are screened for plagiarism and undergo a Main Editor Peer Review. Results are sent to authors within 30 days of submission, with suggestions for rounds of revisions.

Book compiled, published and promoted

Expected publication date: March 14th 2020

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About the editor

Jose Carlos Herrera Garcia

Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla

Dr. José Carlos Herrera García start studying medicine in UPAEP in Puebla, Mexico. In 2006, he graduated Internal Medicine in Médica Sur Hospital in Mexico City and Pneumology in the National institute of respiratory diseases. Has a master in hospital direction. Since 2013, he has held numerous national and international talks. Dr. García has published many articles and book chapters in the field of severe asthma and COPD, thought at Puebla institutes. He is a respected researcher, teacher, and speaker in Puebla, Mexico and works at the university hospital and in Ángeles Hospital.

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