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Table of Contents for Volume 8 Issue 2
June 2003

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117Invited Review Series
Phil Thompson, Editor-in-Chief
118The Michiyoshi Harasawa and Ann J Woolcock Memorial Lectures
Wah-Kit Lam, President, APSR
119Caring about tuberculosis: IUATLD's continuing contributions
Paula I Fujiwara, John F Murray
Invited Review Series: Tobacco and Lung Health
123Women and tobacco
Judith MACKAY, Amanda AMOS
131Respiratory health effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
Moira CHAN-YEUNG, Helen DIMICH-WARD
Invited Review Series: Cells of the Lung
140The role of dendritic cells in immune regulation and allergic airway inflammation
John W UPHAM
Original Articles
149Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid cells in mixed connective tissue disease
Katsumi ENOMOTO, Toshinori TAKADA, Eiichi SUZUKI, Takashi ISHIDA, Hiroshi MORIYAMA, Hidemi OOI, Takashi HASEGAWA, Hiroki TSUKADA, Masaaki NAKANO, Fumitake GEJYO
157A marked decrease in l-selectin expression by leucocytes in infants with Bordetella pertussis infection: leucocytosis explained?
Greg HODGE, Sandy HODGE, Corey MARKUS, Andrew LAWRENCE, Ping HAN
163The significance of tumour markers as an indication for mediastinoscopy in non-small cell lung cancer
Soichiro ANDO, Hideki KIMURA, Naomichi IWAI, Kimitaka KAKIZAWA, Masayuki SHIMA, Michiko ANDO
168Sputum eosinophilia and bronchial responsiveness in patients with chronic non-productive cough responsive to anti-asthma therapy
Keisaku FUJIMOTO, Shinji YAMAGUCHI, Kazuhisa URUSHIBATA, Tomonobu KOIZUMI, Keishi KUBO
175Secretory leukocyte proteinase inhibitor, alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency and emphysema: Preliminary study, speculation and an hypothesis
Monna S AYAD, Kenneth R KNIGHT, Jonathan GW BURDON, Sue BRENTON
181Effect of osmolality on mucociliary transportability and rheology of cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis sputum
Peter J WILLS, Peter J COLE
186Influence of stressful life events on the onset of sarcoidosis
Yoshihito YAMADA, Koichiro TATSUMI, Tetsuo YAMAGUCHI, Nobuhiro TANABE, Yuichi TAKIGUCHI, Takayuki KURIYAMA, Riichiro MIKAMI
192COPD prevalence in 12 Asia-Pacific countries and regions: Projections based on the COPD prevalence estimation model
Regional COPD Working Group
199A step-wise application of methylprednisolone versus dexamethasone in the treatment of acute exacerbations of COPD
Huiping LI, Guojun HE, Haiqing CHU, Lan ZHAO, Hui YU
205Prescribing and administration of nebulized bronchodilators: A prospective audit in a university hospital
See Meng KHOO, TK LIM
208Prevalence and clinical significance of community-acquired penicillin-resistant pneumococcal pneumonia in Thailand
Patchanee SANGTHAWAN, Sudaluck CHANTARATCHADA, Nonglak CHANTHADISAI, Anan WATTANATHUM
213The effects of air pollution on acute respiratory conditions
Mohammad Reza, Hamid Reza JAMAATI, Pouneh DOKOUHAKI, Zarrin AHMADZADEH, Sima Alinezhad TAHERI, Masoud BIGDELI, Shirin IZADI, Abdorrahman ROSTAMIAN, Khosro AAGIN, Seyed Masoud GHAVAM
Short Communications
231Differences in clinical features between influenza A H1N1, A H3N2, and B in adult patients
Masahide KAJI, Aya WATANABE, Hisamichi AIZAWA
234Rhinovirus is not detectable in peripheral lung tissue after asthma death
Mark W WATSON, Richard BEASLEY, Stephen T HOLGATE, Philip G BARDIN
Case Reports
239Chromosome 9p deletion in squamous metaplasia in cystic lesion of the lung
Megumi SAWADA, Naohiko INASE, Miwa IMAI, Yoshio OHTANI, Shuji MIYAKE, Hideki AKAMATSU, Yasuyuki YOSHIZAWA
243Microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia and thrombocytopenia following lung volume reduction surgery in a single lung transplant recipient on maintenance tacrolimus (FK506) therapy
David W REID, Alison STREET, Darren MANSFIELD, Weng CHIN, Marie COLE-SINCLAIR, Trevor J WILLIAMS, Gregory I SNELL
246Pulmonary thromboembolism with massive vaginal bleeding due to thrombolytic therapy
Numan EKIM, Nurdan KOKTURK, Demet YEGIN, Oguz KOKTURK, M Ali HABESOGLU
249A case of Legionella pneumophila pneumonia complicated by miliary tuberculosis
Kou UCHIDA, Nozomi AOIKE, Kanako YOSHIDA, Ai KOYA, Yujiro TAKAI, Kazuhiro TATEDA, Keizo YAMAGUCHI
Forthcoming Meetings
252Professor Chong-Kin Liam
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