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Table of Contents for Volume 14 Issue 1
January 2009

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PageSUMMARIES AT A GLANCE
1
FORTHCOMING MEETINGS
2
JOURNAL STATISTICS
3
EDITORIAL
4
INVITED REVIEW SERIES: INFECTIOUS DISEASES
5Bioterrorism for the respiratory physician
GW Waterer & H Robertson
12When and how to treat pulmonary non-tuberculous mycobacterial diseases
RM Thomson & W-W Yew
REVIEW ARTICLE
27Impact of oxidative stress on lung diseases
HS Park, SR Kim & YC Lee
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
39Changes in the proteome of human bronchial epithelial cells following stimulation with leucotriene E4 and transforming growth factor-b1
S Altraja, J Jaama, E Valk & A Altraja
46Polymorphisms of human vascular endothelial growth factor gene in high-altitude pulmonary oedema susceptible subjects
M Hanaoka, Y Droma, M Ota, M Ito, Y Katsuyama & K Kubo
53Carbocisteine can scavenge reactive oxygen species in vitro
H Nogawa, Y Ishibashi, A Ogawa, K Masuda, T Tsubuki, T Kameda & S Matsuzawa
60SH2-Bb expression in alveolar macrophages in BAL fluid of asthmatic guinea pigs and its role in NGF-TrkA-mediated asthma
L Li, L Kong, X Fang, C Jiang, Y Wang, Z Zhong, Q Sun, G Gu, D Zheng, R Meng & J Kang
69The impact of smoke on respiratory hospital outcomes during the 2002-2003 bushfire season, Victoria, Australia
R Tham, B Erbas, M Akram, M Dennekamp & MJ Abramson
76Cognitive, mood and quality of life impairments in a select population of ARDS survivors
ME Mikkelsen, WH Shull, RC Biester, DB Taichman, S Lynch, E Demissie, J Hansen-Flaschen & JD Christie
83Quality of life and autonomy preferences in stable asthmatics: A developing country scenario
A Sidana, D Singh, A Mohan & R Guleria
90Trends in COPD mortality and hospitalizations in countries and regions of Asia-Pacific
WC Tan, P Seale, M Ip, Y-S Shim, C-H Chiang, T-P Ng, J Abisheganadan, S Charoenratanakul, T deGuia, A Mahayiddin, H Mangunnegoro, Y-J Xu & N-S Zhong
98Correlates of mortality in elderly COPD patients: Focus on health-related quality of life
R Antonelli-Incalzi, C Pedone, S Scarlata, S Battaglia, N Scichilone, F Forestiere & V Bellia
105Risk factors and outcome of community-acquired pneumonia due to Gram-negative bacilli
M Falguera, J Carratalá, A Ruiz-Gonzalez, C Garcia-Vidal, I Gazquez, J Dorca, F Gudiol & JM Porcel
SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
112Effect of hydrofl uoroalkane-ethanol inhalers on estimated alcohol levels in asthmatic subjects
C Bruce, HP Chan, L Mueller, PS Thomas & DH Yates
117Angiogenic cytokines in induced sputum of patients with sarcoidosis
E Fireman, D Gilburd & S Marmor
TECHNICAL REPORT
124Clinical application of the liquid-based cytological test in cytological screening of sputum for the diagnosis of lung cancer
G-P Wu, E-H Wang, J-H Li, Z-M Fu & S Han
CASE REVIEW
129Constrictive bronchiolitis associated with paraneoplastic autoimmune multi-organ syndrome
F Maldonado, MR Pittelkow & JH Ryu
CASE REPORTS
134Lung cyst: An unusual manifestation of Niemann-Pick disease
BG Baldi, ANC Santana, TY Takagaki, C Fujita, RA Kairalla & CRR Carvalho
137Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis with pulmonary involvement: A case report and review of the literature
S-Y Ruan, K-Y Chen & P-C Yang
141Pulmonary hydatid disease diagnosed by bronchoscopy: A report of three cases
A Yilmaz, LY Tuncer, E Damadoglu, E Sulu, HB Takir & UB Selvi
144Pseudomembranous aspergillus tracheobronchitis superimposed on post-tuberculosis tracheal stenosis
P Pornsuriyasak, S Murgu & H Colt
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
148
ERRATA
150
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