ISSN: 2385-7110

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BRN Reviews

            Collaborative research.

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 4 / October - December 2017

Editor's Note

Small Airways Disease, Emphysema, Lung Cancer, Multi-Morbidities and Therapeutic Trials...
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin

Review Articles

Small Airways Disease in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A 50 Years History
James C. Hogg, Tillie-Louise Hackett
The Impact of Emphysema on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
Juan Pablo de Torres, Ciro Casanova
Chronic Respiratory Abnormalities in the Multi-Morbid Frail Elderly
Bianca Beghé, Enrico Clini, Leonardo M. Fabbri
Lung Cancer Management: where are we in 2017?
Giorgio Scagliotti, Paolo Bironzo, Antoni Rosell
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Lessons from the Important Treatment Trials
Peter M. Calverley, Paul P. Walker
Non Invasive Ventilation in Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure
Mark W. Elliott


The Use of Biologics in COPD: present and future
Ubaldo Martin, Dave Singh
Pneumonia in COPD
Antonio Anzueto
Use of biomarkers in COPD: clinical implications
Don D. Sin
Is COPD in Japan different?
Nishimura Masaharu
COPD exacerbations: its most characteristic features
Jadwiga A Wedzicha
Women and COPD
Chris Jenkins
Small airways disease and asthma management: is there a connection?
Alberto Papi
Facing Future Global Research Challenges for The Respiratory Community: Insights from A Meeting in Barcelona
Jordi Dorca