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Table of Contents for Volume 13 Issue 7
November 2008

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PageFORTHCOMING MEETINGS
933
JOURNAL STATISTICS
934
EDITORIAL
935
INVITED REVIEW SERIES: INFECTIOUS DISEASES
937Respiratory infections unique to Asia
Kenneth W TSANG, Thomas M FILE Jr
950Antiviral therapy for respiratory tract infections
Samson S Y WONG, Kwok-Yung YUEN
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
972Serial analysis of gene expression in a rat lung model of asthma
Lei-Miao YIN, Gong-Hao JIANG, Yu WANG, Yan WANG, Yan-Yan LIU, Wei-Rong JIN, Zen ZHANG, Yu-Dong XU, Yong-Qing YANG
983Bile acids induce CCN2 production through p38 MAP kinase activation in human bronchial epithelial cells: A factor contributing to airway fibrosis
Diahn-Warng PERNG, Yu-Chung WU, Cheng-Chien TSAI, Kang-Cheng SU, Lung-Yu LIU, Wen-Hu HSU, Yu-Chin LEE
990Reference gene selection for real-time polymerase chain reaction in human lung cells subjected to cyclic mechanical strain
Liao PINHU, John E S PARK, Weixue YAO, Mark J D GRIFFITHS
1000Effects of inhaled fluticasone propionate on CTLA-4-positive CD4+CD25+ cells in induced sputum in mild asthmatics
Tomotaka KAWAYAMA, Takashi KINOSHITA, Haruki IMAOKA, Gail M GAUVREAU, Paul M O'BYRNE, Hisamichi AIZAWA
1008Effect of early versus late intervention with inhaled corticosteroids on airway wall thickness in patients with asthma
Kazuyoshi KURASHIMA, Tetsu KANAUCHI, Toshiko HOSHI, Yotaro TAKAKU, Takashi ISHIGURO, Noboru TAKAYANAGI, Mikio UBUKATA, Yutaka SUGITA
1014Enhanced levels of prostaglandin E2 and matrix metalloproteinase-2 correlate with the severity of airflow limitation in stable COPD
Yan CHEN, Ping CHEN, Masayuki HANAOKA, Yunden DROMA, Keishi KUBO
1022Inflammatory markers in exhaled breath condensate following lung resection for bronchial carcinoma
Wolfgang JUNGRAITHMAYR, Christina FRINGS, Gernot ZISSEL, Antje PRASSE, Bernward PASSLICK, Erich STOELBEN
1028C-reactive protein and other predictors of poor outcome in patients hospitalized with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Agustín RUIZ-GONZÁLEZ, Daniel LACASTA, Mercedes IBARZ, Montserrat MARTÍNEZ-ALONSO, Miquel FALGUERA, José M. PORCEL
1034Obesity in aspirin-tolerant and aspirin-intolerant asthmatics (p -1038) An-Soo JANG, Jong-Sook PARK, Sung-Woo PARK, Do-Jin KIM, Soo-Taek UH, Ki-Hyun SEO, Yong Hoon KIM, Hae-Sim PARK, Choon-Sik PARK
1039Acute oxygen therapy does not improve cognitive and driving performance in hypoxaemic COPD
Jeffrey J PRETTO, Christine F MCDONALD
1045Obstructive sleep apnoea and nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux are common in lung transplant patients
Kelly L SHEPHERD, Daniel C CHAMBERS, Eli GABBAY, David R HILLMAN, Peter R EASTWOOD
1053Should lung transplant recipients routinely perform airway clearance techniques? A randomized trial
Prue E MUNRO, Brenda M BUTTON, Michael BAILEY, Helen WHITFORD, Samantha J ELLIS, Gregory I SNELL
SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
1061Altered expression of antimicrobial molecules in cigarette smoke-exposed emphysematous mice lungs
Yoko SHIBATA, Shuichi ABE, Sumito INOUE, Noriaki TAKABATAKE, Akira IGARASHI, Yasuchika TAKEISHI, Makoto SATA, Isao KUBOTA
1066Diurnal temperature range as a novel risk factor for COPD death
Guixiang SONG, Guohai CHEN, Lili JIANG, Yunhui ZHANG, Naiqing ZHAO, Bingheng CHEN, Haidong KAN
TECHNICAL REPORT
1070A pilot study to evaluate Australian predictive equations for the impulse oscillometry system
Wendy NEWBURY, Alan CROCKETT, Jonathan NEWBURY
CASE REVIEW
1076Clinicopathological analysis of multifocal micronodular pneumocyte hyperplasia associated with tuberous sclerosis in Japan
Yoshihiro KOBASHI, Tadaaki SUGIU, Keiji MOURI, Tsutomu IREI, Masao NAKATA, Mikio OKA
CASE REPORTS
1082Impaired spermatogenesis by testicular sarcoidosis
Yuichi TAKIGUCHI, Daisuke MATSUNO, Katsushi KUROSU, Osamu OKADA, Koichiro TATSUMI, Sho OHTA, Tomohiko ICHIKAWA, Takayuki KURIYAMA
1085Lymphomatoid granulomatosis mimicking interstitial lung disease (p -1087) Emna BRAHAM, Aïda AYADI-KADDOUR, Belhassen SMATI, Sonia BEN MRAD, Mohammed BESBES, Faouzi EL MEZNI
1088Achalasia cardia presenting as stridor
Mihir D WECHALEKAR, Anne M SOUTHCOTT
1091Bronchoperitoneal fistula from a lung abscess
Po-Shun HSU, Shih-Chun LEE, Ching TZAO, Cheng-Jueng CHEN, Yeung-Leung CHENG
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1093Treatment of bilateral spontaneous pneumothorax: The catheter drainage method is still useful!
René A. FLORES-FRANCO, Arturo LÓPEZ-GONZALEZ
1095Reply to Letter: 'Treatment of bilateral spontaneous pneumothorax: The catheter drainage method is still useful!'
Yeung-Leung CHENG
1096Complications of small bore chest drains
Puneet MALHOTRA, Annika GRAHAM, Richard HEATON
1097Reply to the letter: 'Complications of small bore chest drains'
Helen E DAVIES, Anne MCGOWN
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