Highlights from this issue
First year of the thoracic triumvirate
Are welders more at risk of respiratory infections?
CT-diagnosed emphysema and lung cancer mortality
From latent to active TB
Metformin in severe exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Low-pathogenicity Mycoplasma spp. alter human monocyte and macrophage function and are highly prevalent among patients with ventilator-acquired pneumonia
Are welders more at risk of respiratory infections? Findings from a cross-sectional survey and analysis of medical records in shipyard workers
Cost-effectiveness of FENO-based and web-based monitoring in paediatric asthma management
Majority of never-smokers with airflow limitation do not have asthma
Per cent emphysema is associated with respiratory and lung cancer mortality in the general population
The histone deacetylase inhibitor trichostatin A suppresses murine innate allergic inflammation by blocking group 2 innate lymphoid cell (ILC2) activation
Statin treatment is associated with a decreased risk of active tuberculosis
Prognostic value of interferon-γ release assays, a population-based study from a TB low-incidence country
Smokers are less likely than non-smokers to seek help for a lung cancer ‘alarm’ symptom
Reduced physical activity in lymphangioleiomyomatosis compared with COPD and healthy controls
Obstructive sleep apnoea and frequency of occupational injury
Lesson of the month
Pectus excavatum in paintings by Jusepe de Ribera (1591–1652)
Unilateral vanishing lung syndrome
What's hot that the other lot got