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Table of Contents for Volume 6 Issue 3
Spetember 2001

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175A tribute to Professor Ann J Woolcock, Past President of the APSR
Shiro Kira, MD
179The future directions for Respirology
Phil Thompson
Original Articles
181Serious complications with talc slurry pleurodesis
Andrew Brant, Tam Eaton
187Pre-protachykinin-A mRNA is increased in the airway epithelium of smokers with chronic bronchitis
Paul N Reynolds, Raffaele Scicchitano, Mark D Holmes
199Tumour necrosis factor-α potentiates contraction of human bronchus in vitro
Maria B Sukkar, J Margaret Hughes, Carol L Armour, Peter RA Johnson
205Interleukin-4 and tumour necrosis factor-α inhibit transforming growth factor-β production in a human bronchial epithelial cell line: Possible relevance to inflammatory mechanisms in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Sandra Hodge, Greg Hodge, Mark Holmes, Robert Flower, Raffaele Scicchitano
213Diagnostic utility of CYFRA 21-1 in malignant pleural effusion
Wanchai Dejsomritrutai, Sansnee Senawong, Bundit Promkiamon
217Miliary tuberculosis: Clinical manifestations, diagnosis and outcome in 38 adults
Ali Mert, Muammer Bilir, Fehmi Tabak, Resat Ozaras, Recep Ozturk, Hakan Senturk, Hilal Aki, Nur Seyhan, Tuncer Karayel, Yildirim Aktuglu
225The brainstem auditory evoked potential abnormalities in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Sibel ATI?, Aynur OZGE, Serhan SEVIM
231Prevalence of chronic bronchitis and chronic respiratory symptoms in adults over the age of 35 years in Isfahan, Iran in 1998
Mohammad Golshan, Hamid Barahimi, Kamal Nasirian
237Improved safety with equivalent asthma control in adults with chronic severe asthma on high-dose fluticasone propionate
Norbert Berend, Bruce Kellett, Neil Kent, Peter D Sly
247Spirometric lung volumes in the adult Pacific Islander population: Comparison with predicted values in a European population
Ljubica Milivojevic-Poleksic, Athol U Wells, Alison Moody, Wendy Fergusson, Colin Tukuitonga, John Kolbe
255Functional and radiological impairment in women highly exposed to indoor biomass fuels
Bulent Ozbay, Kusat Uzun, Halil Arslan, Ismail Zehir
259Community-acquired pneumonia in patients requiring hospitalization
Chong-Kin Liam, Kim-Hatt Lim, Catherine Mee-Ming Wong
Case Reports
265Dyspnoea and hyperventilation induced by synthetic progesterone chlorpromadinone acetate for the treatment of prostatic hypertrophy
Kazuhiko Fujii, Hirotsugu Kohrogi, Susumu Hirosako, Osamu Kawano, Naomi Hirata, Eisuke Goto, Masayuki Ando
269Opening remark: Workshop on the Epidemiological Survey of Chronic Obstructive Lung Diseases and Alpha-1-antitrypsin Deficiency in the Asia-Pacific Region
Yoshinosuke Fukuchi