Highlights from this issue
Natural history of successive COPD exacerbations
β-Blockers for COPD inpatients
Hot of the breath
Scadding-Morriston Davies joint fellowship in respiratory medicine 2013
The association between tobacco and the risk of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children and adolescents
Effects of school closure on incidence of pandemic influenza in Alberta, Canada
Maternal late-pregnancy serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D in relation to childhood wheeze and atopic outcomes
Long-term natural history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Air travel and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
The DECAF Score
Association between β-blocker therapy and outcomes in patients hospitalised with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive lung disease with underlying ischaemic heart disease, heart failure or hypertension
A decoy receptor 3 analogue reduces localised defects in phagocyte function in pneumococcal pneumonia
Glasgow-supported self-management for patients with COPD
Evaluation of pulmonary disease using static lung volumes in primary ciliary dyskinesia
Utility of overnight pulse oximetry and heart rate variability analysis to screen for sleep-disordered breathing in chronic heart failure
Immunity and bacterial colonisation in bronchiectasis
Allergic rhinitis and asthma require an integrated management
Author's response
Safety of long-acting β2-agonists in asthma
Use of sputum eosinophil counts to guide management in children with severe asthma
Safety of long-acting β-agonists in asthma
Authors’ response
Vitamin D and lung disease
Uncommon chronic cough caused by tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica