Archivos de Bronconeumología
ISSN: 0300-2896

Archivos de Bronconeumologia is a scientific journal that preferentially publishes prospective original research articles 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, a few special articles of interest to the society and the editorial board, scientific letters, letters to the Editor, and clinical images are also published in the Journal. It is a monthly Journal that publishes a total of 12 issues and a few supplements, which contain articles belonging to the different sections.

All the manuscripts received in the Journal are evaluated by the Editors and sent to expert peer-review while handled by the Editor and/or an Associate Editor from the team. The Journal is published monthly in English.

Manuscripts will be submitted electronically using the following web site:, link which is also accessible through the main web page of Archivos de Bronconeumologia.

Access to any published article, is possible through the Journal's web page as well as from PubMed, Science Direct, and other international databases. Furthermore, the Journal is also present in Twitter and Facebook. The Journal expresses the voice of the Spanish Respiratory Society of Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR) as well as that of other scientific societies such as the Latin American Thoracic Society (ALAT) and the Iberian American Association of Thoracic Surgery (AICT).

Authors are also welcome to submit their articles to the Journal's open access companion title, Open Respiratory Archives.

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Archivos de Bronconeumologia has received the new Impact Factor (JCR). The impact factor has risen from 6.333 in 2021 to 8 in the last evaluated year, 2022.

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Vol. 59. Issue 11.
Pages 699-786 (November 2023)
Non-Intubated Thoracic Surgery: A Physiological Approach
Rahul Mudannayake, Guillermo Martinez, Irene Bello, Marc Gimenez-Milà
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:699-701
A Novel Figure and Algorithm for the Gold ABE Classification
Marc Miravitlles, Konstantinos Kostikas, Nikoletta Bizymi, Nikolaos Tzanakis
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:702-4
The Polyhedric Reality of Silicosis
José-Jesús Blanco-Pérez, Laura Fernández-González-Cuevas, Juan Cala-García, Ivan Rosas
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:705-6
Bronchoscopy Valves for Lung Volume Reduction: Present and Future
Raquel Martínez Tomás, Andrés Briones-Gómez, Enrique Cases Viedma
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:707-8
Environmental Pollutants: Micro and Nanoplastics in Immunity and Respiratory Infections
Iris Romero-Andrada, Alicia Lacoma, Alba Hernández, José Domínguez
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:709-11
How to Speak to Patients
Nicolino Ambrosino, Stefano Nava
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:712-3
Tuberculosis Elimination: Myth or Achievable Target?
Rosella Centis, Lia D’Ambrosio, Xhevat Kurhasani, Ivan Solovic, Giovanni Battista Migliori
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:714-6
Original articles
Tobacco Patterns and Risk of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Results From a Cross-Sectional Study
Julia Rey-Brandariz, Mónica Pérez-Ríos, Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, Kiana Beheshtian, Alberto Fernández-Villar, Cristina Represas-Represas, María Piñeiro, Inmaculada Alfageme, ... Alberto Ruano-Ravina
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:717-24
Inhaled Maintenance Therapy in the Follow-Up of COPD in Outpatient Respiratory Clinics. Factors Related to Inhaled Corticosteroid Use. EPOCONSUL 2021 Audit
Myriam Calle Rubio, Marc Miravitlles, José Luis López-Campos, Bernardino Alcázar Navarrete, Juan José Soler Cataluña, Manuel E. Fuentes Ferrer, Juan Luis Rodríguez Hermosa
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:725-35
The Role of Inflammatory Phenotype in Patients With Exacerbation-prone Asthma and Ongoing Therapy
María Florencia Pilia, María Jesús Cruz, Donghai Ma, Christian Romero-Mesones, David Espejo, Amaia Ojanguren, María Antonia Ramon, Xavier Muñoz, Iñigo Ojanguren
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:736-42
Outcomes of Surgery for Metachronous Second Primary Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
José Soro-García, Ángel Cilleruelo Ramos, Álvaro Fuentes-Martín, Mauricio Alfredo Loucel Bellino, David Alfonso Mora Puentes, Génesis Isabel Victoriano Soriano, José María Matilla González
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:743-9
Case reports
About a Case of Multisystemic Granulomatous Disease in a 4 Year Old Child
Sophie Carra, Eric Jeziorski, Marie Catherine Renoux
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:750-1
Primary Tracheal Small Cell Carcinoma: A Diagnostic Challenge
Raquel de la Sota-Montero, Marta Corral-Blanco, María Aguado-Agudo, Fernando Revuelta-Salgado, Ricardo García-Lujan, José Ignacio de Granda-Orive
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:752-3
Retrosternal Approach: Solution to Resect Bilateral Pleural Glial Implants
Ana Triviño, Juan Manuel Castillo-Tuñón, José López-Ruíz
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:754-5
Description of Respiratory Mechanics in a Patient With Pleuroparenchymal Fibroelastosis: Role of Stress in Lung Injury?
Jordi Vallverdu, Natalia Rakislova, Jacob Sellares, Enric Barbeta
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:756-7
Clinical images
Broncoscophy Evaluation Before Tracheal Cannula Removal in a Patient With Tracheobronchopathia Osteochondroplastica
Alessandro Graziani, Franca Morgagni, Marina Terzitta
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:758
Endobronchial Tuberculosis on Video: Different Evolutionary Phases
Milko Terranova Ríos, Ana Andrés Blanco, Fernando Gil Diez
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:759
Scientific letters
Uncertainty Quantification in Medicine Science: The Next Big Step
Ziad Akram Ali Hammouri, Pablo Rodríguez Mier, Paulo Félix, Mohammad Ali Mansournia, Fernando Huelin, Martí Casals, Marcos Matabuena
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:760-1
Impact of Comorbidities in Clinical Outcomes in Patients Admitted for Exacerbation of Bronchiectasis
Blanca Urrutia-Royo, Ignasi Garcia-Olivé, Marina Compte, Carlos Folgado, Antoni Rosell, Jorge Abad Capa
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:762-4
Clinical and Treatment Outcome Differences Between the Most Common Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) in the Basque Country
Eva Tabernero Huguet, María Victoria Leal Arranz, Julia Amaranta Garcia Fuertes, Borja Santos Zorrozua, Nerea Ortiz Laza, Borja Ortiz de Urbina, Paula Azpiazu Monterrubio, Lander Altube Urrengoechea
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:765-7
Characterization of Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Jaume Bordas-Martinez, Neus Salord, Vanesa Vicens-Zygmunt, Sandra Pérez, Eliseo Prado, María Calvo, Rosana Blavia, Guadalupe Bermudo, ... María Molina-Molina
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:768-71
Clinical Outcomes of Critical COVID-19 in HIV-Infected Adults: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis
Catia Cilloniz, Anna Motos, Joan Canseco, Yhivian Peñasco, Pilar Ricart, Elena Abril, José Manuel Gómez García, Aaron Blandino Ortiz, ... on behalf of CIBERESUCICOVID Project (COV20/00110, ISCIII)
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:772-8
Robotic-Assisted Thoracoscopic Anatomical Lung Resection Improves Cardiopulmonary Outcomes in Patients With Body Mass Index25kg/m2: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis
Clara Forcada, María Teresa Gómez-Hernández, Marta G. Fuentes, Cristina E. Rivas, Nuria M. Novoa, José Luis Aranda, Gonzalo Varela, Marcelo F. Jiménez
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:779-81
Comparison of XBB and BA.5.2: Differences in Clinical Characteristics and Disease Outcomes
Jing Zhang, Peixin Dong, Baomo Liu, Xiongye Xu, Yan Su, Peisong Chen, Yanbin Zhou
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:782-4
Letter to the director
The WHO MPOWER Package and the Tobacco Control Scale: Two Tools to Monitor Country-level Tobacco Control Policy Implementation in Latin America
Ariadna Feliu, Cristina Martinez, Armando Peruga, Esteve Fernandez
Arch Bronconeumol. 2023;59:785-6
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