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Table of Contents for Volume 7 Issue 2
June 2002

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91Stephen Stick
Original Articles
93Clinical significance of vascular endothelial growth factor in patients with primary lung cancer
IZUMI KISHIRO, SHIRO KATO, DAISUKE FUSE, TAKESHI YOSHIDA, SUGURU MACHIDA, NOBORU KANEKO
99Serum vascular endothelial growth factor levels correlate better with tumour stage in small cell lung cancer than albumin, neuron-specific enolase or lactate dehydrogenase
JULIAN W MALL, WOLFGANG SCHWENK, ANDREAS W PHILIPP, CATHRINE MEYER-KIPKER, WERNER MALL, JOACHIM MULLER, CHRISTIAN POLLMANN
103Cyclic stretch upregulates interleukin-8 and transforming growth factor-β1 production through a protein kinase C-dependent pathway in alveolar epithelial cells
HIROYUKI YAMAMOTO, HIDEMI TERAMOTO, KOHSAKU UETANI, KATSUTOSHI IGAWA, EIJI SHIMIZU
111Optimization of sputum-processing methods for the measurement of interleukin-5: Effects of protease inhibition
JODIE L SIMPSON, PETER G GIBSON, PETER AB WARK
117Use of star volume to measure the size of the alveolar space in the asthmatic guinea-pig lung
ZHENG-WEI YANG,YAN-HONG QIN, SHU-RONG SU
123Comparison between specified percentage and fifth percentile criteria for spirometry interpretation in Thai patients
WANCHAI DEJSOMRITRUTAI, PHUNSUP WONGSURAKIAT, NITIPATANA CHIERAKUL, SUCHAI CHAROENRATANAKUL, ARTH NANA, KHUN NANTA MARANETRA
129Prevalence of self-reported respiratory symptoms in rural areas of Iran in 2000
MOHAMMAD GOLSHAN, BEHNOOSH ESTEKI, PAYAM DADVAND
133Adherence to asthma self-management plans with inhaled corticosteroid and oral prednisone: A descriptive analysis
JONATHAN M WRAIGHT, JAN O COWAN, ERIN M FLANNERY, G IAN TOWN, D ROBIN TAYLOR
141Chronic cough at a non-teaching hospital: Are extrapulmonary causes overlooked?
ABDULLAH F AL-MOBEIREEK, AWADH AL-SARHANI, SALEH AL-AMRI, ELIJAH BAMGBOYE, SYED AHMED
147Are you busy for the next 5 years? Recruitment in the Childhood Asthma Prevention Study (CAPS)
SEEMA MIHRSHAHI, NICOLA VUKASIN, SAMANTHA FORBES, CRAIG WAINWRIGHT, WILLIAM KRAUSE, ROSARIO AMPON, CRAIG MELLIS, GUY MARKS, JENNIFER PEAT FOR THE CAPS TEAM
Short Communication
153An inverse correlation between estimated tuberculosis notification rates and asthma symptoms
PHILIPPA SHIRTCLIFFE, MARK WEATHERALL, RICHARD BEASLEY on behalf of the ISAAC Phase One StudyGroup
Case Reports
157Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage: A rare reaction to insect sting
AMARTYA MUKHOPADHYAY, KOK-YONG FONG, TOW KEANG LIM
161Spontaneous bilateral rupture of the Achilles tendon in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
ROHIT KHURANA, PAUL J TORZILLO, MARK HORSLEY, JOHN MAHONEY
Forthcoming Meetings
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