Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia
Current number
September - October 2017
Vol. 23. Num. 5.
Pages 243-308

Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia is the official journal of the Portuguese Society of Pulmonology (Sociedade Portuguesa de Pneumologia/SPP). The journal publishes 6 issues per year, mainly about respiratory system diseases in adults and clinical research. This work can range from peer-reviewed original articles to review articles, editorials, and opinion articles. The journal is printed in Portuguese, and is freely available both in Portuguese and in English in its web page as well as in Medline and other databases.

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Vol. 23. Num. 5. September - October 2017 Pages 243-308
Are we ready to get in the eye of the storm?
A. Morais
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:243-4
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Measuring sarcoidosis around the world: Using the same ruler
R.P. Baughman, E.E. Lower
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:247-8
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Erectile dysfunction and COPD – Cause or association
J.E. Scullion
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:249-50
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Original articles
Analysis of sarcoidosis in the Oporto region (Portugal)
A.V. Cardoso, P.C. Mota, N. Melo, S. Guimarães, C. Souto Moura, J.M. Jesus, R. Cunha, A. Morais
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:251-8
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Does any association exist between Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Erectile Dysfunction? The DECODED study
M. Dias, M.J. Oliveira, P. Oliveira, I. Ladeira, R. Lima, M. Guimarães
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:259-65
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Effects of exposure to biomass burning on pulmonary inflammatory markers and pulmonary function in individuals with COPD
D. Ramos, M. Proença, M.R. Leite, A.D. Ferreira, I.B. Trevisan, G.F.S. Brígida, G.Y. Tacao, E.M.C. Ramos
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:273-9
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Special article
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in the era of antifibrotic therapy: Searching for new opportunities grounded in evidence
C. Robalo-Cordeiro, P. Campos, L. Carvalho, A. Borba, S. Clemente, S. Freitas, S. Furtado, J.M. Jesus, C. Leal, A. Marques, N. Melo, C. Souto-Moura, S. Neves, V. Sousa, A. Santos, A. Morais
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:287-93
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Research Letters
Diagnostic yield of transbronchial lung cryobiopsy in interstitial lung diseases
R. Marçôa, R. Linhas, D. Apolinário, S. Campainha, A. Oliveira, C. Nogueira, A. Loureiro, J. Almeida, F. Costa, X. Wen, S. Neves
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:296-8
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Impact of bariatric surgery in obstructive sleep apnea in obese patients
I.M. Guerreiro, M. Branco, S. Moreira, J. Valença
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:298-9
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Letters to the Editor
Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis treated successfully with omalizumab
R. Aguiar, N.P. Fernandes, A. Lopes, C. Lopes
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:304-6
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Atypical pyoderma gangrenosum simulating pectoral abscess managed using negative pressure wound therapy
J. Soro-García, E.M. García-Fontán, R. Carrasco-Rodríguez, M. Blanco-Ramos, M.A. Cañizares-Carretero
Rev Port Pneumol 2017;23:306-7
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