Archivos de Bronconeumología (English Edition) Archivos de Bronconeumología (English Edition)
ISSN: 1579-2129
Impact Factor 2016: 2,979
Current number
November 2017
Vol. 53. Num. 11.
Pages 603-658

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. 11. November 2017 Pages 603-658
This is the last issue available in English language
GOLD 2017: The Spanish Perspective
Patricia Sobradillo Ecenarro, Juan Luis García-Rivero
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:603-4
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Medical Training after the Core Curriculum Model
Pilar de Lucas Ramos, Inmaculada Alfageme Michavila
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:605-6
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Publishing in a Regional Journal
Raul Godoy Mayoral, Felipe Villar Álvarez, Aurelio L. Wangüemert Pérez
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:607-8
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Original Articles
Treatment With Systemic Steroids in Severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations: Use of Short Regimens in Routine Clinical Practice and Their Impact on Hospital Stay
Pedro J. Marcos, Irene Nieto-Codesido, Santiago de Jorge Dominguez-Pazos, Arturo Huerta, Eduardo Márquez, Alejandro Maiso, Rodrigo Verdeal, Isabel Otero-González, Marina Blanco-Aparicio, Carmen Montero-Martínez
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:611-5
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Relationship Between Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Air Pollutants Depending on the Origin and Trajectory of Air Masses in the North of Spain
Ana Santurtún, Domingo F. Rasilla, Leyre Riancho-Zarrabeitia, María T. Zarrabeitia
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:616-21
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Special Article
Using PICO Methodology to Answer Questions About Smoking in COPD Patients
Carlos A. Jiménez Ruiz, Daniel Buljubasich, Juan Antonio Riesco Miranda, Agustín Acuña Izcaray, José Ignacio de Granda Orive, José Miguel Chatkin, Gustavo Zabert, Alfredo Guerreros Benavides, Nelson Paez Espinel, Valeri Noé, Efraín Sánchez-Angarita, Ingrid Núñez-Sánchez, Raúl H. Sansores, Alejandro Casas, Andrés Palomar Lever, Inmaculada Alfageme Michavila
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:622-8
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Review Article
Diagnosis and Management of Pleural Transudates
Lucía Ferreiro, José M. Porcel, Luis Valdés
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:629-36
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Clinical Image
Bronchopleural Fistula Management With Amplatzer™ Insertion
Ana Isabel Triviño Ramírez, Mercedes Merino Sánchez, Cayo García Polo
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:637
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Intense Pleural FDG Uptake 12 Years After Talc Pleurodesis: PET/CT Findings
Luis Gorospe Sarasúa, Raquel Jover-Díaz, Paola Arrieta
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:638
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Uncommon Variant of Scimitar Syndrome
Diego José Rodríguez-Torres, Diego Segura-Rodríguez, Rocío García-Orta
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:639
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A Rare Case of Chylothorax. Gorham-Stout Syndrome
Francisco M. Páez Codeso, María Carmen Morillo Domínguez, Antonio Dorado Galindo
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:640
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Scientific letters
Fungal Empyema: An Uncommon Entity With High Mortality
Blanca de Vega Sánchez, Irene López Ramos, Raúl Ortiz de Lejarazu, Carlos Disdier Vicente
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:641-2
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Askin's Tumor. A Rare Diagnosis in an Elderly Patient
Liliana Ribeiro, Dulce Apolinário, Joana Cunha, Fernando Guimarães
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:642-3
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Kaposi Sarcoma and Lung Transplant: Two Case Reports
Leonor Meira, Carla Damas
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:643-4
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Richter Syndrome With Extensive Isolated Pleural Extranodal Involvement: The Importance of PET/CT Imaging
Luis Gorospe Sarasúa, Ana Jaureguízar-Oriol, Carlos Almonacid-Sánchez, María Eugenia Rioja-Martín
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:644-6
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Negative Endobronchial Ultrasound in Lung Cancer Staging
José Antonio Gullón Blanco, Manuel Ángel Villanueva Montes, Juan Rodríguez López, Andrés Sánchez Antuña
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:646-7
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The Influence of Sex on Prognosis of Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in a Retrospective Cohort
Fabián Matías Caro, María Laura Alberti, Martín Eduardo Fernández, Francisco Paulin
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:649-50
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Perceptions and Use of the e-Cigarette Among University Students
Eden Rodriguez, Tesifón Parrón, Raquel Alarcón
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:650-2
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Letters to the Editor
Alveolar Emptying in Mechanical Ventilation
José Manuel Carratalá Perales, Salvador Díaz Lobato
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:653
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The Role of Computed Tomography in the Diagnosis of Relapsing Polychondritis
Edson Marchiori, Diana Penha, Gláucia Zanetti
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:654
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Core-Needle Biopsy in the Diagnosis of Lung Cancer
Jorge Lima Álvarez, Alberto Beiztegui Sillero
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:654-5
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Core Needle Biopsy Versus Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy in Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Felipe Villar Álvarez, Ignacio Muguruza Trueba, Javier Flandes Aldeyturriaga
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:655-6
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Erratum to “Guidelines for the medical treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis” <[Arch. Bronconeumol. 53 (2017) 263–269]>
Antoni Xaubet, María Molina-Molina, Orlando Acosta, Elena Bollo, Diego Castillo, Estrella Fernández-Fabrellas, José Antonio Rodríguez-Portal, Claudia Valenzuela, Julio Ancochea
Arch Bronconeumol 2017;53:657-8
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