Highlights from this issue
Exacerbations in non-COPD patients
Airborne dissemination of transmissible bacterial species in cystic fibrosis
Humidifiers
A cluster of lung injury associated with home humidifier use
A cluster of lung injury cases associated with home humidifier use
Dupilumab in persistent asthma with elevated eosinophil levels
Exacerbation-like respiratory symptoms in individuals without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Coronary artery calcification is increased in patients with COPD and associated with increased morbidity and mortality
Structure–function relationship in COPD revisited
Determinants and outcomes of physical activity in patients with COPD
Viability of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cough aerosols generated by persons with cystic fibrosis
Pulmonary function, CT and echocardiographic abnormalities in sickle cell disease
Observational study of the effect of obesity on lung volumes
Use of glucocorticoids and risk of venous thromboembolism
Epithelial–mesenchymal transition in lung development and disease
Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH)
Biomarkers for predicting COPD exacerbations
Importance of epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in COPD and asthma
Vitamin D and lung function
Authors’ response
Authors’ response to Young and Hopkins
Trainee concerns regarding the Specialty Certificate Examination
Rhinovirus-induced interferon production in asthma
The ‘anatomic shunt test’ in clinical practice; contemporary description of test and in-service evaluation
It's a MALDI but it's a goodie
Case-based discussion from the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Don't let radiation scare trump patient care
Extrathoracic proof of intrathoracic trouble
What's hot that the other lot got