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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. 27. Issue 4.
Pages 281-382 (July - August 2021)

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The cruel journey through the COVID-19 INFERNO
Michele Vitacca, Nicolino Ambrosino
Pulmonol. 2021;27:281-2
Open access
Rehabilitative practice in Europe: Roles and competencies of physiotherapists. Are we learning something new from COVID-19 pandemic?
Massimiliano Polastri, Marta Lazzeri, Cristina Jácome, Michele Vitacca, Stefania Costi, Enrico Clini, Alda Marques
Pulmonol. 2021;27:283-5
Open access
Open Article
Original articles
Original articles
The effects of hidden female smokers on the association between smoking and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Korean adults
H.S. Ock, S.W. Hwang, H.J. Lee, C.H. Kim, S.H. Kim, T.H. Kim, J.H. Lee, J.S. Lee
Pulmonol. 2021;27:286-95
Open access
Original articles
Interventional pulmonology
The role of interventional bronchoscopy in the management of post-intubation tracheal stenosis: A 20-year experience
C. Freitas, N. Martins, H. Novais-Bastos, A. Morais, G. Fernandes, A. Magalhães
Pulmonol. 2021;27:296-304
Open access
Special articles
Non-invasive respiratory support paths in hospitalized patients with COVID-19: proposal of an algorithm
J.C. Winck, R. Scala
Pulmonol. 2021;27:305-12
Open access
Open Article
Reducing oral corticosteroids in severe asthma (ROSA Project): a nationwide Portuguese consensus
Claudia Chaves Loureiro, Manuel Branco Ferreira, Jorge Ferreira, Ricardo Lima, João Marques, Anna Sokolova, Fernanda S. Tonin, Filipa Duarte Ramos
Pulmonol. 2021;27:313-27
Open access
Review articles
Respiratory function in patients post-infection by COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis
R. Torres-Castro, L. Vasconcello-Castillo, X. Alsina-Restoy, L. Solis-Navarro, F. Burgos, H. Puppo, J. Vilaró
Pulmonol. 2021;27:328-37
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Open Article
Review articles
The pulmonology tb series 2021. edited by raquel duarte and giovanni battista migliori
Different disease, same challenges: Social determinants of tuberculosis and COVID-19
R. Duarte, A. Aguiar, M. Pinto, I. Furtado, S. Tiberi, K. Lönnroth, G.B. Migliori
Pulmonol. 2021;27:338-44
Open access
Open Article
Letters to the editor
Anatomic lung recruitment in the early phase of severe COVID-19-pneumonia
C. Stephani, P. Herrmann, C.O. Ritter, J. Lotz, L. Saager, K. Meissner, O. Moerer
Pulmonol. 2021;27:345-7
Open access
Open Article
Pulmonary embolism detected by CT pulmonary angiography in hospitalized COVID-19 patients
V. Bunel, L. Saker, N. Ajzenberg, J.F. Timsit, S. Najem, B. Lortat-Jacob, J. Gay, G. Weisenburger, H. Mal, A. Khalil
Pulmonol. 2021;27:348-51
Open access
High-resolution CT features in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia and negative nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs
Emilio Quaia, Elisa Baratella, Filippo Crimi, Luca Cancian, Paola Crivelli, Andrea Vianello
Pulmonol. 2021;27:351-3
Open access
Open Article
Reversibility of venous dilatation and parenchymal changes density in Sars-Cov-2 pneumonia: toward the definition of a peculiar pattern
S. Piciucchi, C. Ravaglia, A. Vizzuso, M. Bertocco, V. Poletti
Pulmonol. 2021;27:353-7
Open access
Cystic fibrosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, an unexpected association
M. Jacob, C.G. Cardoso, M. Redondo, M. Gonçalves, M. Pinto, A. Amorim
Pulmonol. 2021;27:357-9
Open access
The influence of the non-invasive ventilation mask interface on the upper airway of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Alessandra Dorça, Max Sarmet, Vinicius Maldaner
Pulmonol. 2021;27:359-61
Open access
Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma: Atypical presentation
Â.D. Cunha, N. Melo, S. Guimarães, C.S. Moura, J.M. Pereira, A. Morais
Pulmonol. 2021;27:362-4
Open access
International predictive equations of maximum respiratory mouth pressures: Are they suitable for the Portuguese adult population?
S. Souto-Miranda, C. Jácome, A. Alves, A. Machado, C. Paixão, A. Oliveira, A. Marques
Pulmonol. 2021;27:366-8
Open access
Urinary symptoms are very frequent in people with chronic respiratory disease attending pulmonary rehabilitation
L. Bocquet, F.-E. Gravier, P. Smondack, G. Prieur, Y. Combret, J.-F. Muir, A. Cuvelier, F. Boujibar, C. Médrinal, T. Bonnevie
Pulmonol. 2021;27:369-71
Open access
Acute respiratory distress due to a bronchogenic cyst submitted to percutaneous drainage followed by thoracoscopic resection
A.C. Fragoso, S. Fernandes, A.M. Madureira, J. Estevão-Costa
Pulmonol. 2021;27:371-3
Open access
Assessment of compliance with the smoking ban in children’s playgrounds in Portugal: a case study
José Precioso, Catarina Samorinha, Vitor Hugo Oliveira, Maria José López, Xavier Continente, Esteve Fernandez
Pulmonol. 2021;27:373-5
Open access
Screening of inhalation technique and treatment adherence in asthma, COPD and ACO patients
M. Nobre Pereira, T. Marques, V. Areias, C. Guerreiro, K. Cunha, H. Ramos
Pulmonol. 2021;27:375-80
Open access
Show me your skin and I will tell you who you are
Catarina Cascais-Costa, Catarina S. Carvalho, Carla Valente, Gilberto Teixeira
Pulmonol. 2021;27:381-2
Open access

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