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. 2.
Pages 65-130 (March - April 2019)
Quo Vadis…Pneumonia
Venceslau Hespanhol
Open access
Original articles
Intra-hospital mortality for community-acquired pneumonia in mainland Portugal between 2000 and 2009
F. Teixeira-Lopes, A. Cysneiros, A. Dias, V. Durão, C. Costa, F. Paula, M. Serrado, B. Nunes, A. Diniz, F. Froes
Open access
Physiological and clinical characteristics of patients with COPD admitted to an inpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program: A real-life study
Roberto Maestri, Claudio Bruschi, Claudio Fracchia, Gian Domenico Pinna, Francesco Fanfulla, Nicolino Ambrosino
Open access
Reference equations for the 6-minute walk distance in healthy Portuguese subjects 18–70 years old
M.J. Oliveira, R. Marçôa, J. Moutinho, P. Oliveira, I. Ladeira, R. Lima, M. Guimarães
Open access
Review articles
Pharmacological treatment of COPD – New evidence
N. Pires, P. Pinto, N. Marçal, A.J. Ferreira, C. Rodrigues, C. Bárbara
Open access
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: Antigen diversity and disease implications
R. Nogueira, N. Melo, H. Novais e Bastos, N. Martins, L. Delgado, A. Morais, P. C. Mota
Open access
Research letters
Pulmonary nodules in a patient with Giant Cell Arteritis
D. Pinho dos Santos, J.P. Fonseca, V. Romão, J. Capelo, A. Carragoso
Open access
Differential risk factors for slowly and rapidly-growing nontuberculous mycobacteria: A retrospective cross-sectional study
A. Santos-Silva, F. Pereira, R. Gaio, R. Duarte
Open access
Benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and interstitial lung disease with the same dyspnea severity
P.I. Pedro, L. Maia Santos, C. Braço Forte, A. Dias, C. Cruz, F. Rodrigues
Open access
Cervical mediastinoscopy: Safety profile, feasibility and diagnostic accuracy in a decade in a single center
João Santos Silva, Ana Rita Costa, Paulo Calvinho
Open access
Referral protocols to general pulmonology consultation: Yes we should
B. Ramos, C.C. Loureiro
Open access
Hospital admissions in children with acute respiratory disease in Portugal
J. Borges, M. Valente Rosa, R.M. Fernandes, P.J. Nogueira, T. Bandeira
Open access
Letters to the editor
Subacute invasive aspergillosis in a patient with cystic fibrosis
E. Padrão, A. Amorim
Open access
Legionnaire's-disease-associated meningoencephalitis: A case report
D. Grün, M.M. Unger, J. Kauffmann, V. Zimmer, K. Fassbender, M. Fousse
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