Highlights from this issue
Oxygen and the airways
Who will benefit from tracheostomy ventilation in motor neuron disease?
Muscle mass and strength in obstructive lung disease
Action plans for COPD self-management. Integrated care is more than the sum of its parts
Randomised controlled trial of high concentration versus titrated oxygen therapy in severe exacerbations of asthma
Systemic upregulation of neutrophil α-defensins and serine proteases in neutrophilic asthma
Home tracheotomy mechanical ventilation in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Multimodal nutritional rehabilitation improves clinical outcomes of malnourished patients with chronic respiratory failure
Is age-related decline in lean mass and physical function accelerated by obstructive lung disease or smoking?
Matrix metalloproteinase-12 (MMP-12) SNP affects MMP activity, lung macrophage infiltration and protects against emphysema in COPD
A new tuberculosis vaccine
Effect of an action plan with ongoing support by a case manager on exacerbation-related outcome in patients with COPD
VX-770, a CFTR potentiator, may have a potential clinical benefit in a subgroup of people with cystic fibrosis
Do asbestos-related pleural plaques on HRCT scans cause restrictive impairment in the absence of pulmonary fibrosis?
The role of leukotriene receptor antagonists in asthma
Increased mortality from infectious pneumonia after occupational exposure to inorganic dust, metal fumes and chemicals
Treatment of tuberculosis and optimal dosing schedules
Asthma in reaction to two occupational agents in the same workplace
Atoll sign or reversed halo sign? Which term should be used?
Gender and mortality following hospitalisation for COPD
Authors' response
UK immigrant screening is inversely related to regional tuberculosis burden
Rethinking TB screening
Sarcoidosis is a Th1/Th17 multisystem disorder
Authors' response
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GWAS in lung disease
Chest drain insertion— training is the key, Seldinger or otherwise
Summary of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines for advanced diagnostic and therapeutic flexible bronchoscopy in adults
Stage classification and prognosis
Multiple pulmonary nodules