Highlights from this issue
MUC5B
Umbilical cord stem cell therapy for bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Macrolides and pneumonia
High-frequency oscillatory ventilation and acute respiratory distress syndrome
President elect kidnapped. Tsar very much
Epithelial to mesenchymal transition is increased in patients with COPD and induced by cigarette smoke
Impairment of neutrophil reactivity to elastin peptides in COPD
Short telomere length, lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in 46 396 individuals
Mucin 5B promoter polymorphism is associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis but not with development of lung fibrosis in systemic sclerosis or sarcoidosis
Efficacy and safety of adjunctive anticoagulation in patients with lung cancer without indication for anticoagulants
Using socio-demographic and early clinical features in general practice to identify people with lung cancer earlier
Increased prevalence of low oligomeric state surfactant protein D with restricted lectin activity in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from preterm infants
The role of high frequency oscillatory ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
T helper 17 cells are involved in the local and systemic inflammatory response in community-acquired pneumonia
Short-term, long-term and paracrine effect of human umbilical cord-derived stem cells in lung injury prevention and repair in experimental bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Smoking Termination Opportunity for inPatients (STOP)
Patients’ with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) preferences and demand for treatment
HH Salter (1860s)
Open discussion about a problematical eponym
TAP deficiency is also a cause of bronchiectasis
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Authors’ response to ’TAP deficiency is also a cause of bronchiectasis‘
Single versus combination antibiotic therapy in adults hospitalised with community acquired pneumonia
Fever, splenomegaly and lymphopenia in sarcoidosis
Focal pulmonary oedema