Pulmonology Pulmonology
Current number
January - February 2018
Vol. 24. Num. 1.
Pages 1-66

Pulmonology (previously Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia) is the official journal of the Portuguese Society of Pulmonology (Sociedade Portuguesa de Pneumologia/SPP). The journal publishes 6 issues per year, mainly about respiratory system diseases in adults and clinical research. This work can range from peer-reviewed original articles to review articles, editorials, and opinion articles. The journal is printed in English, and is freely available in its web page as well as in Medline and other databases.

Impact factor 2016 (Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia): 1.560

Vol. 24. Num. 1. January - February 2018 Pages 1-66
Editorial articles
Challenging the future…
V. Hespanhol
Pulmonol 2018;24:1
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Original articles
Spectrum of CFTR gene sequence variants in a northern Portugal population
A. Grangeia, S. Alves, L. Gonçalves, I. Gregório, A.C. Santos, H. Barros, A. Barros, F. Carvalho, C. Moura
Pulmonol 2018;24:3-9
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Effectiveness and safety of varenicline and nicotine replacement therapy among mental health patients: A retrospective cohort study
C.A. Jimenez-Ruiz, J.F. Pascual-Lledó, A. Cícero-Guerrero, M. Cristóbal-Fernández, M. Mayayo-Ulibarri, C. Villar-Laguna
Pulmonol 2018;24:10-5
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Agreement of different reference equations to classify patients with COPD as having reduced or preserved 6MWD
F.V.C. Machado, G.W. Bisca, A.A. Morita, A. Rodrigues, V.S. Probst, K.C. Furlanetto, F. Pitta, N.A. Hernandes
Pulmonol 2018;24:16-22
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Learning curve for transbronchial lung cryobiopsy in diffuse lung disease
L.M. Almeida, B. Lima, P.C. Mota, N. Melo, A. Magalhães, J.M. Pereira, C.S. Moura, S. Guimarães, A. Morais
Pulmonol 2018;24:23-31
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Review articles
Trans-esophageal endobronchial ultrasound-guided needle aspiration (EUS-B-NA): A road map for the chest physician
A. Bugalho, M. de Santis, A. Szlubowski, A. Rozman, R. Eberhardt
Pulmonol 2018;24:32-41
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Identification and assessment of COPD exacerbations
A.S. Oliveira, J. Munhá, A. Bugalho, M. Guimarães, G. Reis, A. Marques
Pulmonol 2018;24:42-7
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Research Letters
Clinical manifestations of the Mmalton alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency variant
J.M. Figueira Gonçalves, F. Martínez Bugallo, D. Díaz Pérez, M.D. Martín Martínez, I. García-Talavera, R. Pitti Pérez
Pulmonol 2018;24:48-9
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Role of bronchoscopy in foreign body aspiration management in adults: A seven year retrospective study
C. Costa, S. Feijó, P. Monteiro, L. Martins, J.Rosal. Gonçalves
Pulmonol 2018;24:50-2
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Letters to the Editor
Central alveolar hypoventilation due to progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
R. Larrosa-Barrero, W.I. Girón Matute, A. Manrique Mutiozábal, A. Hernández Voth, J. Sayas Catalán
Pulmonol 2018;24:54-6
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Pulmonary tumour thrombotic microangiopathy due to adenocarcinoma of the lung. A cause of pulmonary hypertension
R. Abelleira, M.E. Toubes, J.M. Álvarez Dobaño, L. Valdés
Pulmonol 2018;24:57-8
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Mediastinitis as a complication of minimally invasive diagnostic and mediastinal staging techniques
T. Pereiro, A. Golpe, A. Martínez de Alegría-Alonso, L. Valdés
Pulmonol 2018;24:59-61
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Mediastinal sarcoid-like reaction in cancer patients
C. Payá-Llorente, A. Cremades-Mira, M. Estors-Guerrero, N. Martínez-Hernández, A. Alberola-Soler, J.-M. Galbis-Carvajal
Pulmonol 2018;24:61-3
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Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia mimicking metastatic disease
M. Rodrigues, E. Padrão, V. Hespanhol, S. Guimarães
Pulmonol 2018;24:63-5
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