ISSN: 2385-7110

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BRN Reviews

            Collaborative research.

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 3 - NUMBER 1 / January - March

Reviewer's List

List of reviewers 2015/2016

Editor's Note

What the First Issue of 2017 BRN Reviews Features...
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin

Review Articles

The PLATINO Study: Contributions to COPD Knowledge
Maria Montes de Oca, Maria Victorina Lopez-Varela
Aging and Chronic Respiratory Diseases: Novel Mechanisms
Jacobo Sellares, Mauricio Rojas
Concurrence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Apnoea: The Other Overlap Syndrome
José M. Marin
Beneficial Effects of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: The Evidence
Maria R. Bonsignore, Oreste Marrone, Walter T. McNicholas
Alterations in Nutritional Status and Body Composition in COPD Patients
Joaquim Gea, Cristina Estirado, Esther Barreiro


Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: What Is the Best Treatment?
Fernando J. Martinez, Xiaoping Wu
Differential Features of COPD in China
Wen Fu-Qiang
Pulmonary Hypertension and the Heart: A Complex Interaction
Robert Naeije
Lung Cancer Management: Where Are We in 2016
Antoni Rosell
The Role of Lung Microbiome in Chronic Respiratory Diseases
Sanjay Sethi
Cigarette Smoke and Experimental COPD
Martin R. Stämpfli
New Lung Imaging Findings in Chronic Respiratory Diseases
George Washko