Highlights from this issue
Clinical trials and tribulations
Lessons to be learnt from unsuccessful clinical trials
Recognising the importance of national respiratory audits
The rising incidence of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in the UK
Lung function prior to viral lower respiratory tract infections in prematurely born infants
A role for cigarette fumes in the development of emphysema through reduced alveolar cell proliferation and upregulation of apoptosis
Maternal and child's vitamin D supplement use and vitamin D level in relation to childhood lung function
Lung Clearance Index and HRCT are complementary markers of lung abnormalities in young children with CF
Induced sputum genes associated with spirometric and radiological disease severity in COPD ex-smokers
The impact of isoniazid preventive therapy and antiretroviral therapy on tuberculosis in children infected with HIV in a high tuberculosis incidence setting
Gefitinib as first-line treatment in advanced NSCLC with mutated EGFR
Prescribing of β-adrenoceptor antagonists in asthma
Factors influencing asthma remission
Internet-based tapering of oral corticosteroids in severe asthma
Inhaled nitric oxide does not prevent bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Unbalanced oxidant-induced DNA damage and repair in COPD
Parasitic infections of the lung
A trial of caspofungin salvage treatment in PCP pneumonia
Sputum IL-6 concentrations in severe asthma and its relationship with FEV1
Survey of the use of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation in UK and Australasian children with cystic fibrosis
Effects of omalizumab in Aspergillus-associated airway disease
ABPA in adulthood
Vitamin D and COPD
β-agonist safety and the elephant in the room?
Author's response
Transbronchial needle aspiration in the diagnosis of mediastinal amyloidosis
Implementing the change in National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidance on airflow obstruction grading in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D and exercise capacity in COPD
Reversed halo sign in pulmonary zygomycosis
Muscle weakness in extremities and diffuse centrilobular nodules in lungs
British Thoracic Society adult community acquired pneumonia audit 2009/10
Leukotriene A4 hydrolase
Fatal haemoptysis caused by a ruptured Rasmussen's aneurysm