Highlights from this issue
The devastating power of platelets in COPD exacerbations
Using absolute risks to assess the risks and benefits of treatment
Red, amber and green
Thrombocytosis is associated with increased short and long term mortality after exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Benefits and harms of roflumilast in moderate to severe COPD
Hospitalisation rates for pneumonia following the introduction of a pneumococcal vaccination
Pulmonary retention of primed neutrophils
Shifted T-cell polarisation after agricultural dust exposure in mice and men
Systemic but not topical TRAIL-expressing mesenchymal stem cells reduce tumour growth in malignant mesothelioma
Atypical carcinoid tumours of the lung
Carbon in airway macrophages from children with asthma
Epidemiological time series studies of PM2.5 and daily mortality and hospital admissions
Lessons from ECLIPSE
The impact of azithromycin therapy on the airway microbiota in asthma
Complete endosonographic staging of lung cancer
Author's response to ‘Complete (EBUS and EUS) endosonographic staging of lung cancer’
CAP and HCAP are different? An unresolved question
Author’s response to ‘CAP and HCAP are different? An unresolved question’
Cost effectiveness of endosonography versus surgical staging in potentially resectable lung cancer
Protease-mediated ectodomain shedding
Recurrent pneumothoraces in a 17-year-old man with mixed connective tissue disease
A unique pulmonary vascular pattern
What's hot the other lot got