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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 2.
Pages 91-188 (March - April 2021)

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Tobacco and COVID-19: A position from Sociedade Portuguesa de Pneumologia
C.P. Matos, J.P. Boléo-Tomé, P. Rosa, A. Morais
Pulmonol. 2021;27:91-3
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Open Article
Tuberculosis and its future in the COVID-19 era: The Pulmonology series 2021
G.B. Migliori, S. Tiberi, A.L. García-Basteiro, R. Duarte
Pulmonol. 2021;27:94-6
Open access
Open Article
Retraction in the era of COVID-19 and its influence on evidence-based medicine: is science in jeopardy?
Matheus Negri Boschiero, Tatiana Aline Carvalho, Fernando Augusto de Lima Marson
Pulmonol. 2021;27:97-106
Open access
Open Article
Tidal volume and helmet: Is the never ending story coming to an end?
A. Cortegiani, M. Ippolito, M. Luján, C. Gregoretti
Pulmonol. 2021;27:107-9
Open access
Original articles
Original articles
Evaluating the massive underreporting and undertesting of COVID-19 cases in multiple global epicenters
H. Lau, T. Khosrawipour, P. Kocbach, H. Ichii, J. Bania, V. Khosrawipour
Pulmonol. 2021;27:110-5
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Original articles
Lung cancer
Pharmacogenetics of advanced lung cancer: Predictive value of functional genetic polymorphism AGXT Pro11Leu in clinical outcome?
Maria Joana Catarata, Margarida Lourenço, Maria Fátima Martins, João Frade, Alice Pêgo, Carlos Robalo Cordeiro, Rui Medeiros, Ricardo Ribeiro
Pulmonol. 2021;27:116-23
Open access
Original articles
Cost-effectiveness of omalizumab in real world uncontrolled allergic asthma patients
A. Arrobas, M.P. Barbosa, S. Rabiais, B. Vandewalle, J. Félix
Pulmonol. 2021;27:124-33
Open access
Original articles
Ethics in research
Evaluation of reproducible and transparent research practices in pulmonology
C.A. Smith, J. Nolan, D.J. Tritz, T.E. Heavener, J. Pelton, K. Cook, M. Vassar
Pulmonol. 2021;27:134-43
Open access
Tuberculosis and COVID-19 interaction: A review of biological, clinical and public health effects
D. Visca, C.W.M. Ong, S. Tiberi, R. Centis, L. D’Ambrosio, B. Chen, J. Mueller, P. Mueller, R. Duarte, M. Dalcolmo, G. Sotgiu, G.B. Migliori, D. Goletti
Pulmonol. 2021;27:151-65
Open access
Open Article
Letters to the editor
Effects of prone and lateral position in non-intubated patients with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pneumonia
G Schifino, A.J. de Grauw, F Daniele, V Comellini, L Fasano, L Pisani
Pulmonol. 2021;27:167-71
Open access
Open Article
Wearing of medical mask over the high-flow nasal cannula for safer oxygen therapy in the COVID-19 era
S. Hamada, N. Tanabe, H. Inoue, T. Hirai
Pulmonol. 2021;27:171-3
Open access
Open Article
COVID-19 does not stop good practice in smoking cessation: Safe use of CO analyzer for smokers in the Covid era
E. Munarini, C. Veronese, A.C. Ogliari, F. Allegri, M.G. Bolchi, R. Boffi
Pulmonol. 2021;27:173-4
Open access
Open Article
Results from phase II, open-label study of anti-tumoral activity of first-line erlotinib in advanced/metastatic NSCLC patients with EGFR activating mutations, in Portugal: The MuTAR study
F. Barata, H. Queiroga, E. Teixeira, T. Almodovar, M. Soares, B. Parente, J.C. Mellidez, P. Alves, A. Antunes
Pulmonol. 2021;27:175-7
Open access
Value of rebiopsy in advanced Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Real-world data
R. Saúde-Conde, S. Cristóvão-Ferreira, E. Campoa, M.T. Almodovar
Pulmonol. 2021;27:177-80
Open access
Secondary organizing pneumonia after Varicella-Zoster virus infection: a rare association
M. Oliveira, S. Braga, F. Fernandes, J.M. Silva
Pulmonol. 2021;27:180-2
Open access
Daytime non-invasive ventilatory support via intermittent abdominal pressure for a patient with Pompe disease
P. Pierucci, J.R. Bach, V. Di Lecce Valentina, P. Banfi, G.E. Carpagnano, O. Resta
Pulmonol. 2021;27:182-4
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