ISSN: 2462-3172
e-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 5 - ISSUE 4 / October - December 2019

Editor's Note

Featuring Characteristics of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Procalcitonin and Lower Tract Infections and Inert Gas Studies
R. Rodriguez-Roisin


Insights into Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Epidemiology, Phenotypes and Outcomes from SPIROMICS
Wassim W. Labaki, Fernando J. Martinez, MeiLan K. Han
The Canadian Cohort Obstructive Lung Disease (CanCOLD): New Insights for Primary Care Application
Jean Bourbeau, Wan Tan, Helene Perrault, Research Network and the CanCOLD Collaborative Research group
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations: Current Controversies
Shawn Aaron
The Case of Procalcitonin for Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
Meropi Karakioulaki, Daiana Stolz
The Multiple Inert Gas Elimination Technique 50 years later: Lessons Learned
Peter D. Wagner


Cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis updated
J. Stuart Elborn
Non-Invasive Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Failure: 2019 Novelties
Miquel Ferrer
Lung Hyperinflation in COPD: Clinical and Therapeutic Relevance
Francisco García-Río
Sleep apnoea syndrome and lung cancer: is there a relationship?
José M. Marin
The case of sleep apnoea and cardiovascular events
R. Douglas McEvoy