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BRN Reviews

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BRN Reviews is an official journal of Barcelona Respiratory Network. It is an online, open access, quarterly journal that publishes cutting-edge, high quality, internationally authored reviews on timely topics in respiratory medicine, with an emphasis on their translational aspects.


VOLUME 4 - NUMBER 1 / January - March

Editor's Note

Women, Small Airways, Lung Function, Imaging and Biologics, Related to Chronic Respiratory Problems ...and Good News for 2018
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin

Review Articles

Women and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Christine Jenkins
Small Airways Disease and Asthma Management: Is there a Connection?
Federico Bellini, Luca Morandi, Alberto Papi
Biologics for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Present and Future
Dave Singh, Ubaldo Martin
Can the Lung be Obese? The Effects of Bariatric Surgery on Lung Function and Imaging
Eva Rivas, José G. Venegas, Robert Rodríguez-Roisin


Pneumonia in COPD
Antonio Anzueto
Is COPD in Japan different?
Nishimura Masaharu
COPD Exacerbations: Its Most Characteristic Features
Jadwiga A. Wedzicha
Facing Future Global Research Challenges for The Respiratory Community: Insights from A Meeting in Barcelona
Jordi Dorca
The Challenge of Asthma and Obesity
Erick Forno
Bronquiectasis Exacerbations: Clinical Relevance and Management
James D. Chalmers
Therapeutic Role of Tiotropium in Chronic Obstructive Airways Diseases he role of Betablockers in COPD
David M.G. Halpin
Prediction Models in COPD - Informing Practice and Research
Milo Puhan
Relevance of Systematic Reviews in Chronic Pulmonary Diseases
Gustavo J. Rodrigo
Use of Biomarkers in COPD: Clinical Implications
Don D. Sin