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Table of Contents for Volume 5 Issue 2
June 2000

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91Ciliary assessment in bronchiectasis
Kenneth Wt Tsang, Ling Zheng, George Tipoe
Original Articles
99A comparative study of pleurodesis using talc slurry and bleomycin in the management of malignant pleural effusions
Kian Chung Ong, Venkathesan Indumathi, Jagadesan Raghuram, Yong Yau Ong
105Cartilaginous injury limits cryopreservation of tracheal isograft
Bing C Kumon, Takeshi Shiraishi, Satoshi Makihata, Katsunobu Kawahara, Takayuki Shirakusa
111Bronchial responsiveness to beta-adrenergic stimulation and enhanced beta-blockade in asthma
Mohammad Hossen Boskabady, Phyllip Duglas Snashall
119Computed tomography or ultrasonically guided pigtail catheter drainage in multiloculated pleural empyema: A recommended procedure?
Alfred Maier, Wolfgang Domej, Udo Anegg, Michael Woltsche, Birgit Fell, Hans Pinter, Freyja M Smolle-Juttner
125Post-inhalation bronchoconstriction by beclomethasone dipropionate: A comparison of two different CFC propellant formulations in asthmatics
Richard E Ruffin, Donald A Campbell, Mon M Chia
133Reperfusion lung injury after unilateral pulmonary artery occlusion
Chairat Permpikul, Huan-You Wang, Jolene Kriett, Ronald G Konopka, Kenneth M Moser, Roger G Spragg
141Antigen uptake and subsequent cell kinetics in bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue
Mikio Toyoshima, Kingo Chida, Atsuhiko Sato
147Pulmonary tissue volume measured by acetylene rebreathing under artificial ventilation
Kohsuke Mizuno, Yuichi Ichinose, Hitoshi Ishii, Isao Nishi
153Cytokines enhance airway smooth muscle contractility in response to acetylcholine and neurokinin A
Ann M Reynolds, Mark D Holmes, Raffaele D Scicchitano
Case Reports
161Psittacosis with increased γ δ T cells in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
Hidehiro Watanabe, Masayuki Hayakawa, Hisashi Igarashi, Yuko Tashimo, Nanae Saitoh, Hideki Takeda, Satoshi Takayasu, Shin Kawai, Hiroyuki Kobayashi
JRS-APSR WORKSHOP 1999
164The title of this Workshop was "Influence of Air Ecology on Lung Health in the Asian Pacific Region" and was held at the 39th Annual Convention of the Japan
Respiratory Society, at Yokohama, Kanagawa, and was led by President Y Ohta
General Lecture
166The influence of air ecology on human health
James C Hogg
167Assessment of lung health among the inhabitants exposed to haze from the 1997 forest fire in Indonesia
Osamu Kunii, Shuzo Kanagawa, Masayuki Hojo, Iwao Yajima, Yoshiharu Hisamatsu, Sombo Yamamura, Takahashi Amagai, IR T Sachrul Ismail
169Impact of haze from forest fire to respiratory health: Indonesian experience
Tjandra Yoga Aditama
175Impact to lung health of haze from forest fires: The Singapore experience
Shanta Christina Emmanuel
183Air quality in Malaysia: Impacts, management issues and future challenges
Muhamad Bin Awang, Abu Bakar Jaafar, Ahmad Makmom Abdullah, Marzuki Bin Ismail, Mohd Nasir Hassan, Ramdzani Abdullah, Shamsuddin Johan, Hamdan Noor
197Diesel exhaust particles activate human bronchial epithelial cells to express inflammatory mediators in the airways: A review
Hajime Takizawa, Takayuki Ohtoshi, Shin Kawasaki, Shinji Abe, Isamu Sugawara, Kazuhiko Nakahara, Kouji Matsushima, Shoji Kudoh
205Characteristic modifications of the peripheral airways in patients with bronchial asthma in areas with air pollution
Mitsuru Tanaka
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