ISSN: 2531-0437

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.

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Vol. 25. Num. 1.January - February 2019
Pages 1-64
António Morais
Pulmonol 2019;25:1-2
Open access
Original articles
The cancer registry as an ally in monitoring treatment effectiveness
F.A. Costa, C. Ramos, R. Murteira, T. Almodovar, J.L. Passos-Coelho, M.I. Carvalho, L. Costa, M.J. Brito, S. Ramos, M. Ferreira, A.C. Miranda
Pulmonol 2019;25:3-8
Open access
Effectiveness and safety of local anesthetic, semi-flexible pleuroscopy – experience from a peripheral hospital
L.V. Rodrigues, G. Samouco, R. Gomes, C. Santos, L. Ferreira
Pulmonol 2019;25:9-14
Open access
Severe asthma in obese patients: Improvement of lung function after treatment with omalizumab
M.J. Oliveira, M. Vieira, D. Coutinho, I. Ladeira, I. Pascoal, J. Ferreira, J.M. da Silva, A. Carvalho, R. Lima
Pulmonol 2019;25:15-20
Open access
Correlation between parameters of volumetric capnography and spirometry during a submaximal exercise protocol on a treadmill in patients with cystic fibrosis and healthy controls
P.L.F. Parazzi, F.A.L. Marson, M.A.G.O. Ribeiro, C.I.S. Schivinski, J.D. Ribeiro
Pulmonol 2019;25:21-31
Open access
Immigrants’ access to health care: Problems identified in a high-risk tuberculosis population
R. Linhas, O. Oliveira, P. Meireles, P. Oliveira, M.B. de Melo, J. Lourenço, F. Ferreira, R. Gaio, R. Duarte
Pulmonol 2019;25:32-9
Open access
Review article
Elderly patients with advanced NSCLC: The value of geriatric evaluation and the feasibility of CGA alternatives in predicting chemotherapy toxicity
T. Almodovar, E. Teixeira, A. Barroso, M. Soares, H.J. Queiroga, J. Cavaco-Silva, F. Barata
Pulmonol 2019;25:40-50
Open access
Research letters
Current utilization of pleuroscopy in mainland Portugal
L.V. Rodrigues, R. Gomes, G. Samouco, F. Guedes, L. Ferreira
Pulmonol 2019;25:51-3
Open access
Teaching inhalation technique in COPD outpatients: Can a sustained improvement be achieved?
A. Duarte-de-Araújo, P. Teixeira, V. Hespanhol, J. Correia-de-Sousa
Pulmonol 2019;25:53-5
Open access
Should tobacco interventions be different in men and women?
J. Ignacio de Granda-Orive, J.F. Pascual-Lledó, S. Asensio-Sánchez, S. Solano-Reina, M. García-Rueda, M.Á. Martínez-Muñiz, L. Lázaro-Asegurado, D. Bujulbasichg, R. Pendino, S. Luhning, I. Cienfuegos-Agustín, C.A. Jiménez-Ruiz
Pulmonol 2019;25:55-8
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Pleural effusion negatively impacts survival of patients undergoing maintenance hemodialysis
S. Hamada, T. Sano, Y. Nagatani, M. Tsukino
Pulmonol 2019;25:58-60
Open access
Cystic fibrosis – How we reach adult life
I. Serras, J.A. Oliveira, L. Pereira, C. Barreto
Pulmonol 2019;25:60-1
Open access
Letters to the editor
Follicular bronchiolitis, a frequently misdiagnosed condition
A.C. Duarte, A. Cordeiro, J. Soares, P. Gonçalves
Pulmonol 2019;25:62-4
Open access

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