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August 2014
Vol. 50. Num. 08.
Pages 311-372

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. 50. Num. 08. August 2014 Pages 311-372
This is the first issue available in English language
Changes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Mortality Trends: Fact or Fiction?
Cristina Represas Represas, Alberto Ruano Raviña, Alberto Fernández Villar
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:311-2.
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Original articles
Tru-Cut Needle Pleural Biopsy and Cytology as the Initial Procedure in the Evaluation of Pleural Effusion
Maribel Botana Rial, Andrés Briones Gómez, José Ramón Ferrando Gabarda, José Fernando Cifuentes Ruiz, María Juliana Guarín Corredor, Nuria Manchego Frach, Enrique Cases Viedma
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:313-7.
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Distribution of Clinical Phenotypes in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Caused by Biomass and Tobacco Smoke
Rafael Golpe, Pilar Sanjuán López, Esteban Cano Jiménez, Olalla Castro Añón, Luis A. Pérez de Llano
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:318-24.
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Influence of Migration on Tuberculosis in a Semi-Urban Area
Yolanda Molina-Salas, María de las Mercedes Lomas-Campos, Francisco José Romera-Guirado, María Jesús Romera-Guirado
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:325-31.
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Recommendations of SEPAR
Pulmonary rehabilitation
María Rosa Güell Rous, Salvador Díaz Lobato, Gema Rodríguez Trigo, Fátima Morante Vélez, Marta San Miguel, Pilar Cejudo, Francisco Ortega Ruiz, Alejandro Muñoz, Juan Bautista Galdiz Iturri, Almudena García, Emilio Servera
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:332-44.
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Review article
Non-Malignant Central Airway Obstruction
David Barros Casas, Sebastian Fernández-Bussy, Erik Folch, Javier Flandes Aldeyturriaga, Adnan Majid
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:345-54
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Future Biologic Therapies in Asthma
Santiago Quirce, Irina Bobolea, Javier Domínguez-Ortega, Pilar Barranco
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:355-61
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Special article
The Electronic Cigarette. Official Statement of the Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR) on the Efficacy, Safety and Regulation of Electronic Cigarettes
Carlos A. Jimenez Ruiz, Segismundo Solano Reina, Jose Ignacio de Granda Orive, Jaime Signes-Costa Minaya, Eva de Higes Martinez, Juan Antonio Riesco Miranda, Neus Altet Gómez, Jose Javier Lorza Blasco, Miguel Barrueco Ferrero, Pilar de Lucas Ramos
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:362-7.
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Clinical image
Anthracosis in a Coptic Mummy
Albert Isidro, Assumpció Malgosa, Gemma Prats-Muñoz
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:368-9.
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Letters to the editor
Pleural and Pericardial Effusion in a Patient With Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Irene Jarana Aparicio, Fernando Pedraza Serrano, Javier de Miguel Díez
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:370-1.
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Leukemic Pleural Effusion: Diagnostic Approach and Controversies in Pleurodesis
Daniel Morell-García, Josep Miquel Bauça, Bernardo López Andrade
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:371-2.
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Should Self-Citation of Articles Be Penalized?
Eduardo García-Pachón, Isabel Padilla-Navas
Arch Bronconeumol. 2014;50:372
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