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Respiratory System



Classify general works on the respiratory system and its diseases in children in WS 280.


  • Classify respiratory system nursing in WY 163.
  • Classify works on nursing of patients with specific diseases in WY also.

 

  WF 1-110 Reference Works. General Works
      WF 101-110 Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, etc. of the Respiratory System (General)
  WF 140-900 Diseases of the Respiratory System
      WF 141-150 Diagnosis. Therapeutics
      WF 200-415 Tuberculosis
      WF 450 Neoplasms (General)
      WF 490-553 Pharynx. Trachea. Bronchi
      WF 600-668 Lungs
      WF 700-900 Pleura. Diaphragm. Mediastinum
  WF 970-985 Thorax. Thoracic Surgery


Reference Works. General Works

 
WF 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WE 22.; Classify annual reports, journals, etc. in W1. For academies and institutes, see WE 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WF 5
By several authors
WF 7
By individual authors
 
WF 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WF 11
History (Table G)
WF 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WF 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify atlases limited to a particular part of the system here also.
 
WF 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WF 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WF 19
Schools, colleges, and specialized departments and facilities
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WF 21
Pneumology as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WF 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WF 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Institutes, academies. Laboratories of experimental research
WF 23
Collective
WF 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WF 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WF 26
Equipment and supplies
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WF 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works for use on special subjects by subject.
 
Hospitals, sanatoriums, clinics, etc.
WF 27
Collective (Table G)
WF 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WF 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WF 28.5
Collective
WF 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WF 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify legislation on tuberculosis in WF 200.
WF 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WF 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WF 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WF 100
General works
Classify works on specialty and on the specialty and diseases here. Classify works on diseases alone in WF 140.


Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, etc. of the Respiratory System (General)

 
WF 101
Anatomy. Histology. Embryology. Abnormalities
 
WF 102
Physiology of respiration
 
WF 110
Biochemistry of respiration and the respiratory system


Diseases of the Respiratory System

 
WF 140
Diseases of the respiratory system (General)


Diagnosis. Therapeutics


WF 141
Examination. Diagnosis. Diagnostic methods. Monitoring
WF 141.5
Specific techniques, A-Z
WF 141.5.B8
Bronchial provocation tests
WF 141.5.C2
Capnography
WF 141.5.P7
Plethysmography, Whole body
WF 143
Signs and symptoms
WF 145
Therapeutics
 
WF 150
Respiratory hypersensitivity (General)
Classify localized reactions with organs affected, e.g., Hay fever in WV 335.


Tuberculosis

 
WF 200
Tuberculosis (General)
Classify works on tuberculosis of organs of other systems, with the organ or system. Classify here also legislation on tuberculosis.
WF 205
Epidemiology (Table G)
WF 205.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WF 215
Pathology
WF 220
Diagnosis. Prognosis
WF 225
Mass chest X-ray
WF 250
Immunological aspects
(e.g., BCG vaccine)
 
WF 290
Lymph node tuberculosis. Scrofula
 
WF 300
Pulmonary tuberculosis
Classify works on silicotuberculosis in WF 654.
WF 310
Therapy
WF 315
Diet. Rest. Exercise. Home care
WF 330
Hospitalization. Climatotherapy. Heliotherapy
WF 350
Surgery
WF 360
Drug therapy
 
WF 380
Miliary tuberculosis
 
WF 390
Pleural tuberculosis
 
WF 405
Tuberculosis in the workplace
 
WF 415
Tuberculosis in childhood


Neoplasms (General)

 
WF 450
Neoplasms (General)


Pharynx. Trachea. Bronchi

 
WF 490
Pharynx. Trachea
Classify works for the otolaryngologist in WV 410. Classify works on tracheoesophageal fistula in WI 250.
 
WF 500
Bronchi
WF 544
Bronchiectasis
WF 546
Bronchitis. Tracheitis
WF 553
Asthma


Lungs

 
WF 600
Lungs
Classify works on the pneumonias in WC 202-209; on pulmonary tuberculosis in WF 300-360.
WF 645
Pulmonary Atelectasis
WF 648
Emphysema
WF 651
Lung abscess
WF 652
Fungal lung diseases
WF 653
Lung injury
WF 654
Pneumoconiosis
WF 658
Neoplasms
Include works on lung neoplasms of bronchial origin.
WF 668
Surgery
(e.g., Pneumonectomy)


Pleura. Diaphragm. Mediastinum

 
WF 700
Pleura. Pleural cavity
WF 744
Pleurisy. Pleuritis
WF 745
Empyema
WF 746
Pneumothorax. Hemothorax
 
WF 768
Artificial pneumothorax
 
WF 800
Diaphragm
WF 805
Functional disorders
(e.g., Hiccup)
WF 810
Diaphragmatic hernia
 
[WF 815]
[This number not used]
Classify subdiaphragmatic abscess in WI 575.
 
WF 900
Mediastinum


Thorax. Thoracic Surgery

 
WF 970
General works
Classify here works on two or more systems within the thoracic cavity, e.g., on respiratory and cardiovascular systems. Classify works on anatomy, physiology, bone structure and abnormalities of the skeletal portion of the thorax in WE 715.
 
WF 975
Diagnosis. Diagnostic imaging
 
WF 980
Surgery
 
WF 985
Injuries

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