Highlights from this issue
Towards individualised treatment in COPD
Targeting lung attacks
Following Nero
Paracetamol reduces influenza-induced immunopathology in a mouse model of infection without compromising virus clearance or the generation of protective immunity
Bronchoalveolar CD4+ T cell responses to respiratory antigens are impaired in HIV-infected adults
MRSA colonisation may lead to increased mortality in patients with cystic fibrosis
Long-term use of thiazolidinediones and the associated risk of pneumonia or lower respiratory tract infection
Empirical treatment of influenza-associated pneumonia in primary care
Early palliative care in non-small cell lung cancer improves quality of life and mood, and may result in longer survival
Lung function decline in relation to mould and dampness in the home
Complex sleep apnoea in congestive heart failure
Evolution of pulmonary inflammation and nutritional status in infants and young children with cystic fibrosis
Genetic variants and risk of lung cancer in never smokers
The importance of ultrasound in staging and gaining a pathological diagnosis in patients with lung cancer—a two year single centre experience
SERPINA1 11478G→A variant, serum α1-antitrypsin, exacerbation frequency and FEV1 decline in COPD
The COPD assessment test (CAT)
Identification and prospective validation of clinically relevant chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) subtypes
Nocturnal monitoring of home non-invasive ventilation
Low-dose oral interferon α possibly retards the progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and alleviates associated cough in some patients
Evidence for association between sarcoidosis and pulmonary embolism from 35-year record linkage study
Chemotherapy should not be withheld from patients with an indwelling pleural catheter for malignant pleural effusion
Television viewing and asthma
Steroid-induced hyperglycaemia and pulmonary disease
Author's reply
Pneumocystis jirovecii in pleural infection
Authors' response
Thrombolysis for postoperative pulmonary embolism
Population-based trends in use of surgery for non-small cell lung cancer in a UK region, 1995–2006
Aneurysm of aberrant right subclavian artery (arteria lusoria) presenting as cardiac dyspnoea