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 5 - ISSUE 1 / January - March

Editor's Note

From the Worldwide Impact of a Global Strategy for Asthma (GINA) to the Tragic Effects of Sea Oil Spill
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):01-03


The Impact of the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA): Compass, Concepts, Controversies and Challenges
Helen K. Reddel
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):04-18
The Lung-Gut-Cross Talk in Chronic Airways Diseases
Emiel F.M. Wouters
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):19-34
Comprehensive Care in Pulmonary Fibrosis
Maria Molina-Molina, Marlies Wijsenbeek
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):35-47
Pros and Cons of Inhaled Corticosteroids Withdrawal in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Andrea Rossi, Erika Zanardi
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):48-61
Long-Term Respiratory and Genotoxic Effects in The Prestige Oil Spill
Gema Rodriguez-Trigo, Jan-Paul Zock, Joan Albert Barberà
BRN Rev 2019;5(1):62-70


Inherited risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Sarah O’Beirne, Nahla Mohamed, Ronald Crystal
Asthma 2019: basic science
Christopher E Brightling
Biologic updated therapy in asthma
Pascale Chanez
Clinical audits in COPD: what for?
José Luis López‐Campos
Transbronchial cryobiopsy: its current role in respiratory medicine
Venerino Poletti
The many faces of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Francesca Polverino
GOLD 2001 - 2017 reports controversies: how solid are they?
Nicolas Roche