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. 29. Issue 5.
Pages 353-448 (September - October 2023)
Mortality among elderly patients with COVID-19 ARDS—age still does matter
M.J. Schultz, P.J. van Oosten, L. Hol
Pulmonol. 2023;29:353-5
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Regulations on e-cigarettes: China is taking action
Y. Cao, H. Yi, J. Zhou, Y. Cheng, Y. Mao
Pulmonol. 2023;29:359-61
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Original articles
Original articles
Risk factors associated with mortality among elderly patients with COVID-19: Data from 55 intensive care units in Spain
C. Cilloniz, A. Motos, J.M. Pericàs, T.G. Castañeda, A. Gabarrús, R. Ferrer, D. García-Gasulla, O. Peñuelas, D. de Gonzalo-Calvo, L. Fernandez-Barat, F. Barbé, A. Torres
Pulmonol. 2023;29:362-74
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Impact of self-reported environmental mould exposure on COPD outcomes
C. Kosmidis, R. Hashad, A.G. Mathioudakis, T. McCahery, M.D. Richardson, J. Vestbo
Pulmonol. 2023;29:375-84
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Sleep disorders
Sleep apnea in school-age children living at high altitude
M. Grimm, A. Seglias, L. Ziegler, M. Mademilov, E. Isaeva, K. Tynybekov, A. Tilebalieva, N. Osmonbaeva, M. Furian, T.M. Sooronbaev, S. Ulrich, K.E. Bloch
Pulmonol. 2023;29:385-91
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Broncoalveolar lavage
Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) amylase and pepsin levels as potential biomarkers of aspiration pneumonia
T. Suzuki, M. Saitou, Y. Utano, K. Utano, K. Niitsuma
Pulmonol. 2023;29:392-8
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Reference values for six-minute walk distance and six-minute walk work in Caucasian adults
J.M. Delbressine, D. Jensen, A.W. Vaes, P.Z. Li, J. Bourbeau, W.C. Tan, B. Hajian, A.J. van ’t Hul, M.A. Spruit
Pulmonol. 2023;29:399-409
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COPD treatment – a conceptual review based on critical endpoints
A. Roque, L. Taborda-Barata, Á.A. Cruz, G. Viegi, T. Maricoto
Pulmonol. 2023;29:410-20
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Letters to editor
The lung-protective effect of prior mRNA vaccination on breakthrough COVID-19 patients receiving high flow nasal oxygen for hypoxemic acute respiratory failure
C. Giraudo, G. Guarnieri, B. Molena, M. Caminati, R. Stramare, A. Vianello
Pulmonol. 2023;29:421-3
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Diaphragm thickening fraction and inspiratory effort in patients with SARS-COV II pneumonia receiving different non-invasive respiratory supports
M.L. Vega, G. Schifino, L. Pisani, V. Catalanotti, I. Prediletto, S. Nava
Pulmonol. 2023;29:424-7
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Blood pressure and sleep during a 12-month stay at Concordia Station (3233 m), Antarctica
M. Furian, P. Robach, S. Thoolen, S. Rommel, S. Baillieul, S. Doutreleau, P.J. Arnal, S. Verges
Pulmonol. 2023;29:428-31
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Ultrasound-guided needle aspiration biopsy of isolated anterior mediastinal masses
M. Viscuso, V. Livi, A. Cancellieri, D. Paioli, D. Magnini, F. Leoncini, L. Richeldi, R. Trisolini
Pulmonol. 2023;29:432-4
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Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension – the challenging approach of a young patient with distal disease
M. Martinho, R. Calé, F. Ferreira, S. Alegria, A. Santos, A.C. Vieira, D. Repolho, S. Vitorino, C. Saraiva, H. Pereira
Pulmonol. 2023;29:435-7
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Mepolizumab in severe asthma exacerbation in a respiratory ICU—a successful off-label use
H.C. Rodrigues, C. Martins, E. Fragoso, C. Lopes, P. Azevedo
Pulmonol. 2023;29:438-40
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Effect of elexacaftor–tezacaftor–ivacaftor modulator on lung structure in cystic fibrosis
V. Fainardi, K. Skenderaj, A. Ciuni, S. Esposito, N. Sverzellati, G. Pisi
Pulmonol. 2023;29:441-3
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Correspondence: “The One Health concept applied to dirofilariasis—a zoonotic disease”
Gomes-de- Sá, P. Barradas, I. Amorim, L. Cardoso, J. Mesquita
Pulmonol. 2023;29:444-5
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Mediastinal cavernous hemangioma with concurrent primary lung adenocarcinoma
L. Yang, J. Li, J. Wang
Pulmonol. 2023;29:446-7
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