ISSN: 2385-7110

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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 3 - NUMBER 3 / July - September

Editor's Note

More... about chronic obstructive airway and pulmonary vascular disorders
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin

Review Articles

Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) Revisions 2001-2017: Historical and Critical Perspective
Claus Vogelmeier, Gerard J. Criner, Fernando J. Martinez
The Debate About the Use of Long-Acting Inhaled ß-agonists in Asthma
Paul M. O'Byrne
Bronchiectasis in Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease: More than a Comorbidity?
Miguel Ángel Martínez-García, María José Selma Ferrer, Enrique Zaldívar Olmeda
Cigarette Smoke Exposure Alters Bacterial-Host Interactions in the Respiratory Tract to Promote Disease
Pamela Shen, Martin R. Stämpfli
The Liver-Lung Vascular Connection
Michael J. Krowka


Editor's Note
Robert Rodríguez-Roisin
The Contribution of Small Airway Obstruction to the Pathogenesis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
James C. Hogg
COPD: Lessons from the Important Therapeutic Trials
Peter M. Calverley, Paul P. Walker
The Impact of Emphysema in COPD
Juan Pablo de Torres, Ciro Casanova
Women and COPD
Chris Jenkins
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Acute Respiratory Failure: State of the Art
Mark W. Elliott
Lung Cancer Management: Where Are We in 2017
Giorgio Scagliotti, Paolo Bironzo, Antoni Rosell