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. Issue 6.
Pages 311-360 (November - December 2019)
Patient experience with home respiratory therapies in Portugal: it is time to move forward
Cátia Caneiras, Cristina Jácome, Sagrario Mayoralas-Alises, José Ramon-Calvo, João Almeida Fonseca, Salvador Diaz-Lobato, Joan Escarrabill, João Carlos Winck
Pulmonol. 2019;25:311-2
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Original articles
Original articles
The impact of weight loss beyond lung function: benefit with respect to asthma outcomes
Lília Maia Santos, Bárbara Ramos, João Almeida, Cláudia Chaves Loureiro, Carlos Robalo Cordeiro
Pulmonol. 2019;25:313-9
Open access
Original articles
Predictors and outcomes of disseminated tuberculosis in an intermediate burden setting
L. Meira, C. Chaves, D. Araújo, L. Almeida, R. Boaventura, A. Ramos, T. Carvalho, N.S. Osório, A.G. Castro, F. Rodrigues, J.T. Guimarães, M. Saraiva, H.N. Bastos
Pulmonol. 2019;25:320-7
Open access
Original articles
Intensive care
Noninvasive ventilation during weaning from prolonged mechanical ventilation
Piero Ceriana, Stefano Nava, Michele Vitacca, Annalisa Carlucci, Mara Paneroni, Annia Schreiber, Lara Pisani, Nicolino Ambrosino
Pulmonol. 2019;25:328-33
Open access
Original articles
Pulmonary rehabilitation
Pulmonary rehabilitation adapted index of self-efficacy (PRAISE) validated to Portuguese respiratory patients
Catarina Duarte Santos, Ana João Santos, Margarida Santos, Fátima Rodrigues, Cristina Bárbara
Pulmonol. 2019;25:334-9
Open access
Resistance exercise training improves mucociliary clearance in subjects with COPD: A randomized clinical trial
B.S.A. Silva, D. Ramos, G.N. Bertolini, A.P.C.F. Freire, M.R. Leite, C.A. Camillo, L.A. Gobbo, E.M.C. Ramos
Pulmonol. 2019;25:340-7
Open access
Review article
High flow through nasal cannula in exacerbated COPD patients: a systematic review
L. Pisani, M. Astuto, I. Prediletto, F. Longhini
Pulmonol. 2019;25:348-54
Open access
Letters to the editor
Debating pharmacological options for dyspnoea relief; the need for full, accurate and balanced critical appraisal of the evidence
Joanna C. Grogono, Kyle T.S. Pattinson, Shakeeb H. Moosavi
Pulmonol. 2019;25:355-6
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Relationship between dyspnea/oxygen saturation and leg discomfort/6-minute walking distance in patients with COPD participating in pulmonary rehabilitation
Lília Maia Santos, Paula Inês Pedro, Ana Dias, Cristina Braço Forte, Paula Raposo, Maria Fátima Rodrigues
Pulmonol. 2019;25:357-60
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