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Table of Contents for Volume 19 Issue 5
July 2014

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619Increasing cannabis use: What we still need to know about its effects on the lung (Abstract)
Donald P Tashkin
621Non-invasive markers of pulmonary hypertension in interstitial lung disease: Is cardiopulmonary exercise testing the Holy Grail? (Abstract)
Afroditi K Boutou, Georgia G Pitsiou & Paraskevi Argyropoulou
623Transbronchial cryobiopsy in the diagnosis of interstitial lung disease: A cool new approach (Abstract)
Theresia A Mikolasch & Joanna C Porter
625Introduction to propensity scores (Abstract)
Elizabeth J Williamson & Andrew Forbes
636Novel bronchoscopic strategies for the diagnosis of peripheral lung lesions: Present techniques and future directions (Abstract)
Christopher Gilbert, Jason Akulian, Ricardo Ortiz, Hans Lee & Lonny Yarmus
645Lung cryobiopsies: A paradigm shift in diagnostic bronchoscopy? (Abstract)
Venerino Poletti, Gian Luca Casoni, Carlo Gurioli, Jay H Ryu & Sara Tomassetti
655Cannabis smoking and respiratory health: Consideration of the literature (Abstract)
Peter Gates, Adam Jaffe & Jan Copeland
663Mechanisms of pathogenesis in allergic asthma: Role of interleukin-23 (Abstract)
Yanchun Li & Shucheng Hua
670Continuous positive airway pressure is associated with a decrease in pulmonary artery pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: A meta-analysis (Abstract)
Xuefeng Sun, Jinmei Luo & Yi Xiao
675Impact of pulmonary hypertension on exercise performance in patients with interstitial lung disease undergoing evaluation for lung transplantation (Abstract)
Hilary F Armstrong, P Christian Schulze, Matthew Bacchetta, Wilawan Thirapatarapong & Matthew N Bartels
683Histological diagnosis of interstitial lung diseases by cryo-transbronchial biopsy (Abstract)
Oren Fruchter, Ludmila Fridel, Bayya Abed El Raouf, Nader Abdel-Rahman, Dror Rosengarten & Mordechai R Kramer
689Detection of airflow limitation using a handheld spirometer in a primary care setting (Abstract)
Siew-Mooi Ching, Yong-Kek Pang, David Price, Ai-Theng Cheong, Ping-Yein Lee, Ismail Irmi, Hassan Faezah, Ismail Ruhaini & Yook-Chin Chia
694Discriminative and predictive properties of multidimensional prognostic indices of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A validation study in Taiwanese patients (Abstract)
Chih-Ying Ou, Chiung-Zuei Chen, Chun-Hsiang Yu, Chih-Hui Shiu & Tzuen-Ren Hsiue
700Haemodynamic changes in pulmonary hypertension in patients with interstitial lung disease treated with PDE-5 inhibitors (Abstract)
Gregor S Zimmermann, Werner von Wulffen, Patrick Huppmann, Tobias Meis, Franziska Ihle, Jens Geiseler, Hanno H Leuchte, Amanda Tufman, Juergen Behr & Claus Neurohr
707Increased lung cancer risk in patients with interstitial lung disease and elevated CEA and CA125 serum tumour markers (Abstract)
Huaping Dai, Jianqun Liu, Lirong Liang, Chengjun Ban, Jing Jiang, Yan Liu, Qiao Ye & Chen Wang
714Mycobacterium avium complex infection in non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis (Abstract)
Zaid Zoumot, Afroditi K Boutou, Simon S Gill, Mafalda van Zeller, David M Hansell, Athol U Wells, Robert Wilson & Michael R Loebinger
723Systemic inflammation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (Abstract)
Xiao Lei Zhang, Yong Hui Chi, Le Feng Wang, Hong Shi Wang & Xiang Min Lin
730Paraneoplastic Hu and CRMP5 antibodies are present in smokers without cancer or neurological disease (Abstract)
Tor H Qvale, Anette Storstein, Kibret Mazengia, Tomas M L Eagan, Per S Bakke & Christian A Vedeler
735Impact of needle gauge on characterization of endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) histology samples (Abstract)
Abiramy Jeyabalan, Golda Shelley-Fraser & Andrew R L Medford
740Comprehensive assessment of the long-term safety of pirfenidone in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (Abstract)
Dominique Valeyre, Carlo Albera, Williamson Z Bradford, Ulrich Costabel, Talmadge E King Jr, Jonathan A Leff, Paul W Noble, Steven A Sahn & Roland M du Bois
748Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and blood natural killer and natural killer T-like cells in cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (Abstract)
Despina Papakosta, Katerina Manika, Evdoxia Gounari, George Kyriazis, Theodore Kontakiotis, George Spyropoulos, Eirini Kontakioti & Konstantinos Zarogoulidis
755A retrospective study of volume doubling time in surgically resected non-small cell lung cancer (Abstract)
John A Mackintosh, Henry M Marshall, Ian A Yang, Rayleen V Bowman & Kwun M Fong
763[Ca2+i oscillations in ASM: Relationship with persistent airflow obstruction in asthma (Abstract)
David Sweeney, Fay Hollins, Edith Gomez, Ruth Saunders, R A John Challiss & Christopher E Brightling
767CPAP and heart failure (Abstract)
Benjamin C Gerhardy, Graham Simpson & Janine Ferns
767Reply 1 (Abstract)
Stephan Schroll, Christoph Birner & Michael Arzt
768Reply 2 (Abstract)
Garun S Hamilton, Bradley A Edwards & Scott A Sands
769Comparison of peripheral venous and arterial blood gas analyses (Abstract)
Jun Fujinaga, Akira Kuriyama & Toshio Fukuoka
769Reply (Abstract)
Anthony Byrne, Michael Bennett, Robindro Chatterji, Rebecca Symons, Nathan Pace & Paul Thomas
771Forthcoming Meetings (Abstract)
771Journal Statistics (Abstract)