ISSN: 2385-7110

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BRN Reviews

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BRN Reviews is an official journal of Barcelona Respiratory Network. It is an online, open access, quarterly journal that publishes cutting-edge, high quality, internationally authored reviews on timely topics in respiratory medicine, with an emphasis on their translational aspects.


VOLUME 3 - NUMBER 2 / April - June

Editor's Note

Chronic Respiratory Diseases, Lung Microbiome and Imaging Novelties
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin

Review Articles

Differential Features of COPD in China
Fuqiang Wen, Yongchun Shen
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: What Is the Best Treatment?
Xiaoping Wu, Robert J. Kaner, Fernando J. Martinez
Microbiome in Chronic Lung Diseases
Manoj J. Mammen, Sanjay Sethi
New Lung Imaging Findings in Chronic Respiratory Diseases
Samuel Y. Ash, George R. Washko
Pulmonary Hypertension and the Heart: a Complex Interaction
Robert Naeije


COPD: Lessons from the Important Therapeutic Trials
Peter M. Calverley
GOLD Revisions 2001-2017: A Historical Perspective
Claus Vogelmeier
The Longterm Debate of the Use of Long-Acting Beta-Agonists in Asthma
Paul M. O'Byrne
The Liver-Lung Vascular Connection
Michael J. Krowka
Bronchiectasis in Chronic Respiratory Disease: More than a Comorbidity?
Miguel Ángel Martínez-García
Lung Cancer Management: Where Are We in 2017
Giorgio Scagliotti, Paolo Bironzo, Antoni Rosell
Cigarette Smoke Exposure Alters Bacterial-Host Interactions in the Respiratory Tract to Promote Disease
Pamela Shen, Martin R. Stämpfli