Archivos de Bronconeumología (English Edition) Archivos de Bronconeumología (English Edition)
ISSN: 1579-2129
Impact Factor 2014: 1,823
Current number
March 2017
Vol. 53. Num. 3.
Pages 85-174

Archivos de Bronconeumologia (http: publishes original studies whose content is based upon results dealing with several aspects of respiratory diseases such as epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinics, surgery, and basic investigation. Other types of articles such as reviews, editorials, special articles, clinical reports, and letters to the Editor are also published in the Journal. It is a monthly Journal that publishes a total of 12 issues, which contain these types of articles to different extents. All manuscripts are sent to peer-review and handled by the Editor or an Associate Editor from the team. The Journal is published both in Spanish and English. Therefore, the submission of manuscripts written in either Spanish or English is welcome. Translators working for the Journal are in charge of the corresponding translations. Manuscripts will be submitted electronically using the following web site:, link which is also accessible through the main web page of Archivos de Bronconeumologia.

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Vol. 53. Num. 3. March 2017 Pages 85-174
This is the last issue available in English language
What's new in GOLD 2017?
Patricia Sobradillo Ecenarro, Ciro Casanova Macario
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:85-6
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Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)-2017: The ALAT Perspective
Maria Montes de Oca, Rogelio Pérez-Padilla
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:87-8
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GOLD in 2017: A View From the Spanish COPD Guidelines (GesCOPD)
Marc Miravitlles, Juan José Soler-Cataluña
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:89-90
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COPD: The Hunt for the Right Classification
Francisco Ortega Ruiz, Eduardo Márquez Martín, José Luis López-Campos
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:91-2
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New Uses for Old Biomarkers in COPD and Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
Cristina Represas-Represas, Maribel Botana-Rial, Alberto Fernández-Villar
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:93-4
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WHO Strategies for the Management of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Adrián Rendon, Rosella Centis, Lia D’Ambrosio, Giovanni Battista Migliori
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:95-7
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Original Articles
Classification of COPD Patients According to ALAT and GOLD Staging Systems Using PUMA Study Data
María Montes de Oca, María Victorina López Varela, María Eugenia Laucho-Contreras, Alejandro Casas, Eduardo Schiavi, Alejandra Rey, Alejandra Silva
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:98-106
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Red Blood Cell Distribution Width in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Healthy Subjects
Guler Ozgul, Ekrem Cengiz Seyhan, Mehmet Akif Ozgul, Mehmet Zeki Gunluoglu
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:107-13
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Red Cell Distribution Width in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Erica León Subías, Sara Gómara de la Cal, José María Marin Trigo
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:114-9
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Prognostic Role of Exhaled Breath Condensate pH and Fraction Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Systemic Sclerosis Related Interstitial Lung Disease
Alfredo Guillen-del Castillo, Sara Sánchez-Vidaurre, Carmen P. Simeón-Aznar, María J. Cruz, Vicente Fonollosa-Pla, Xavier Muñoz
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:120-7
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Special Article
Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease 2017 Report: GOLD Executive Summary
Claus F. Vogelmeier, Gerard J. Criner, Fernando J. Martinez, Antonio Anzueto, Peter J. Barnes, Jean Bourbeau, Bartolome R. Celli, Rongchang Chen, Marc Decramer, Leonardo M. Fabbri, Peter Frith, David M.G. Halpin, M. Victorina López Varela, Masaharu Nishimura, Nicolas Roche, Roberto Rodriguez-Roisin, Don D. Sin, Dave Singh, Robert Stockley, Jørgen Vestbo, Jadwiga A. Wedzicha, Alvar Agusti
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:128-49
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Review Articles
Diaphragm Dysfunction in Mechanically Ventilated Patients
Irene Dot, Purificación Pérez-Teran, Manuel-Andrés Samper, Joan-Ramon Masclans
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:150-6
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Clinical Image
Descending Necrotizing Mediastinitis Secondary to Spontaneous Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Abscess
Luis Gorospe Sarasúa, Ana Paz Valdebenito-Montecino, Gemma María Muñoz-Molina
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:157-8
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Unusual Tracheobronchial Foreign Body
Carlos Perez Torres, Leopoldo Damian Dominguez Perez, Francisco Rial Morilla
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:159
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Electrical Impedance Tomography in a Patient With Non-Specific Interstitial Pneumonia
Ana Abella, Marcela Homez, Isabel Conejo
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:160
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Incidental Pulmonary Lymphangioleiomyomatosis in a Patient With Breast Cancer
Luis Gorospe Sarasúa, Ana María Ayala-Carbonero, María Ángeles Fernández-Méndez
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:161-2
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Scientific letters
Short-term Outcome of Percutaneous Treatment of Pulmonary Sequestration in a Pediatric Hospital in the Andes: A Case Series
Raúl E. Ríos-Méndez, Jimena N. Andrade-Herrera, María E. Aráuz-Martínez
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:163-4
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Systemic Sclerosis and Kaposi's Sarcoma with Pulmonary Involvement: An Unexpected Association
Francisca Aguiar, David Araújo, Iva Brito
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:165-6
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Subacute Pneumonia as a Manifestation of Acute Fibrinous and Organizing Pneumonia
Irene Nieto-Codesido, Teresa Hermida-Romero, Pedro J. Marcos
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:167-8
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A New Cyanoacrylate Used as Bronchial Sealant in the Endoscopic Treatment of Bronchopleural Fistula
Sonia Cepeda, Virginia Pajares, Juan Carlos Trujillo-Reyes, Alfons Torrego
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:168-9
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Pleural Effusion: A Rare Manifestation of Sarcoidosis
María Fontecha Ortega, Sergio Julio Rodríguez Álvarez, Jose Luis García Satué
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:170-1
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Ascaris lumbricoides Through Pleural Biopsy Needle. A Rare Case of Intrapleural Ascariasis
Tamer Elhadidy, Mohammed Elsayed Eldesoqy, Nesreen Elsayed Morsy, Heba Wagih Abdelwahab, Mohamed Tohlob
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:171-2
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Molecular Testing of EGFR, EGFR Resistance Mutation, ALK and ROS1 Achieved by EBUS-TBNA in Chile
Sebastián Fernandez-Bussy, Gonzalo Labarca, Yumay Pires, Iván Caviedes, Mauricio Burotto
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:172-4
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