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Table of Contents for Volume 14 Issue 8
November 2009

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1067FORTHCOMING MEETINGS
1067JOURNAL STATISTICS
EDITORIAL
1068Geography and the aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia
Jeremy S Brown
INVITED REVIEW SERIES: PULMONARY FIBROSIS
1072Treating IPF—all or nothing? A PRO-CON debate (Abstract)
Jügen BEHR, Martin KOLB, Gerard COX
1082How useful is traditional herbal medicine for pulmonary fibrosis? (Abstract)
Jiao YANG, Ye CUI, Martin KOLB
INVITED REVIEW SERIES: COMPLICATIONS IN LUNG PROCEDURES
1092ICU procedures of the critically ill (Abstract)
Ghee Chee PHUA, Momen M WAHIDI
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
1098Role of 'atypical pathogens' among adult hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia (Abstract)
Grace LUI, Margaret IP, Nelson LEE, Timothy H RAINER, Shin Y MAN, Clive S COCKRAM, Gregory E ANTONIO, Margaret H L NG, Michael H M CHAN, Shirley S L CHAU, Paulina MAK, Paul K S CHAN, Anil T AHUJA, Joseph J Y SUNG, David S C HUI
1106Diagnosis of vocal cord dysfunction in asthma with high resolution dynamic volume computerized tomography of the larynx (Abstract)
Peter W HOLMES, Kenneth K LAU, Marcus CROSSETT, Cathy LOW, Douglas BUCHANAN, Garun S HAMILTON, Philip G BARDIN
1114Predictors of positive sputum cultures in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Abstract)
Angeliki M TSIMOGIANNI, Spyros A PAPIRIS, Sofia KANAVAKI, Georgios T STATHOPOULOS, Christina SOTIROPOULOU, Effrosyni D MANALI, Pinelopi MICHALOPOULOU, Charis ROUSSOS, Anastasia KOTANIDOU
1121The effects of antifungal therapy on severe asthma with fungal sensitization and allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (Abstract)
Alessandro C PASQUALOTTO, Georgina POWELL, Robert NIVEN, David W DENNING
1128Predictive models for diagnosis of pleural effusions secondary to tuberculosis or cancer (Abstract)
Roberta K B SALES, Francisco S VARGAS, Vera Luiza CAPELOZZI, Mácia SEISCENTO, Eduardo H GENOFRE, Lisete R TEIXEIRA, Leila ANTONANGELO
1134Plasma levels of retinoids, carotenoids and tocopherols in patients with mild obstructive sleep apnoea (Abstract)
Regina M DAY, Ismael A MATUS, Yuichiro J SUZUKI, Kyung-Jin YEUM, Jian QIN, Ah-Mee PARK, Vivek JAIN, Tunay KURU, Guangwen TANG
1143A novel device (SD-101) with high accuracy for screening sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome (Abstract)
Toshihiko AGATSUMA, Keisaku FUJIMOTO, Yoshimichi KOMATSU, Kazuhisa URUSHIHATA, Takayuki HONDA, Teruomi TSUKAHARA, Tetsuo NOMIYAMA
1151Cough-reflex sensitivity to inhaled capsaicin in COPD associated with increased exacerbation frequency (Abstract)
Kunihiko TERADA, Shigeo MURO, Tadashi OHARA, Akane HARUNA, Satoshi MARUMO, Megumi KUDO, Emiko OGAWA, Yuma HOSHINO, Toyohiro HIRAI, Akio NIIMI, Michiaki MISHIMA
1156Efficacy and safety of omalizumab in an Asian population with moderate-to-severe persistent asthma (Abstract)
Ken OHTA, Terumasa MIYAMOTO, Taro AMAGASAKI, Manabu YAMAMOTO
1166Frequency of dosing and comparative doses of mometasone furoate: A meta-analysis (Abstract)
Kelli HART, Mark WEATHERALL, Philippa SHIRTCLIFFE, Richard BEASLEY
1173Boost of mucosal secretory immunoglobulin A response by clarithromycin in paediatric influenza (Abstract)
Takako SAWABUCHI, Satoshi SUZUKI, Kazuhiro IWASE, Chika ITO, Dai MIZUNO, Hajime TOGARI, Isamu WATANABE, Sadiqur R TALUKDER, Junji CHIDA, Hiroshi KIDO
1180Serum trace element levels in COPD patient: The relation between trace element supplementation and period of mechanical ventilation in a randomized controlled trial (Abstract)
May EL-ATTAR, Mohamed SAID, Gehan EL-ASSAL, Nirmeen A SABRY, Emad OMAR, Laila ASHOUR
1188Monoclonal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor antibody reduces fluid volume in an experimental model of inflammatory pleural effusion (Abstract)
Sabrina C C RIBEIRO, Francisco S VARGAS, Leila ANTONANGELO, Evaldo MARCHI, Eduardo H GENOFRE, Milena M P ACENCIO, Lisete R TEIXEIRA
SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
1194Differential mRNA expression of Toll-like receptors and their adaptors in pleural effusions (Abstract)
Liang-Che CHANG, Chung-Ching HUA, Chien-Ming CHU, Bor-Yiing CHIANG, Hung-Jie CHEN, Chung-Chieh YU
CASE REVIEW
1200Severe community-acquired Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia: An emerging highly lethal infectious disease in the Asia–Pacific (Abstract)
Catherine W M ONG, David C B LYE, Kay Leong KHOO, Gerald Seng Wee CHUA, Siang Fei YEOH, Yee Sin LEO, Paul Ananth TAMBYAH, Arlene Christine CHUA
CASE REPORTS
1206Adult community-acquired pneumonia caused by macrolide resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae (Abstract)
Rie ISOZUMI, Hiroyuki YOSHIMINE, Miyuki MOROZUMI, Kimiko UBUKATA, Koya ARIYOSHI
1208Ameloblastoma of the mandible with pulmonary metastases 45 years after initial diagnosis (Abstract)
Maria PAPAIOANNOU, Katerina MANIKA, Bassilis TSAOUSSIS, Angeliki CHEVA, Lazaros SICHLETIDIS, John KIOUMIS
1212Anomalous isolated segmental pulmonary vein dilatation detected by computerized tomography of the chest (Abstract)
Hidetoshi MIYAKE, Hiroshi ORIBE
1214Bacterial tracheobronchitis. A rare cause of adult airway stenosis (Abstract)
Toru KADOWAKI, Hironobu HAMADA, Ai FUJIWARA, Seigo MIYOSHI, Naohiko HAMAGUCHI, Ryoji ITO, Jitsuo HIGAKI
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