Respiratory Infections

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Mycobacterium tuberculosis detection rates by molecular genetic methods among patients with tuberculosis in the Russian Federation.
E. Veselova (Moscow, Russian Federation), A. Panova (Moscow, Russian Federation), G. Kaminskiy (Moscow, Russian Federation), V. Testov (Moscow, Russian Federation), A. Samoilova (Moscow, Russian Federation), I. Vasilyeva (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in patients with chronic kidney disease receiving renal replacement therapy
E. Johnson (London, United Kingdom), K. Shah (London, United Kingdom), A. Rahman (London, United Kingdom), K. Mccafferty (London, United Kingdom), S. Tiberi (London, United Kingdom), H. Kunst (London, United Kingdom)
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Screening tests for latent tuberculosis prior to anti-TNF alpha therapy – a systematic review and meta-analysis
A. Fonseca Carriço (Guarda, Portugal), A. Ramalho (Porto, Portugal), J. Santos (Porto, Portugal), L. Azevedo (Porto, Portugal), R. Duarte (Porto, Portugal), A. Freitas (Porto, Portugal)
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The increasing trend of nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary diseases in a tertiary referral hospital in South Korea between 2006 and 2016
Y. Park (Seoul, Republic of Korea), C. Kim (Ansan, Republic of Korea), M. Park (Seoul, Republic of Korea), Y. Kim (Seoul, Republic of Korea), J. Chang (Seoul, Republic of Korea), Y. Kang (Seoul, Republic of Korea)
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Screening non-tuberculous mycobacteria in patients with bronchiectasis
A. Torrente Nieto (Girona, Spain), G. Munoz Castro (Girona, Spain), M. Plana Pes (Girona, Spain), P. Segovia Calero (Girona, Spain), M. Buxó Pujolras (Girona, Spain), M. Motje Casas (Girona, Spain), M. Redondo Martin (Girona, Spain), M. Vendrell Relat (Girona, Spain)
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Nontuberculous mycobacteria, a 5-year study of respiratory tract samples
C. Matesanz Lopez (Madrid, Spain), C. Loras Gallego (Madrid, Spain), M. Río Ramírez (Madrid, Spain), J. Cacho Calvo (Madrid, Spain), E. Canal Casado (Madrid, Spain), A. Abad Fernández (Madrid, Spain)
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The prevalence of non-tuberculous mycobacterium pulmonary infection in a tertiary hospital in Singapore
C. Khoong (Singapore, Singapore), J. Soon (Singapore, Singapore), A. Verma (Singapore, Singapore), P. De (Singapore, Singapore), J. Abisheganaden (Singapore, Singapore), A. Lim (Singapore, Singapore)
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Clinical characteristics and outcomes of surgically resected solitary pulmonary nodules due to nontuberculous mycobacterial infections
Y. Choi (Seoul, Republic of Korea), B. Jhun (Seoul, Republic of Korea), S. Um (Seoul, Republic of Korea), H. Kim (Seoul, Republic of Korea), O. Kwon (Seoul, Republic of Korea), H. Kim (Seoul, Republic of Korea), Y. Choi (Seoul, Republic of Korea), J. Kim (Seoul, Republic of Korea), Y. Shim (Seoul, Republic of Korea), H. Huh (Seoul, Republic of Korea), N. Lee (Seoul, Republic of Korea), W. Koh (Seoul, Republic of Korea)
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Scoring system predicting mortality in melioidosis
P. Domthong (Khon Kaen, Thailand), U. Domthong (Khon Kaen, Thailand), S. Faisatjathum (Khon Kaen, Thailand)
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Etiology and antibiotic resistance patterns in adults with severe community-acquired pneumonia in Russia
I. Zakharenkov (Bryansk, Russian Federation), S. Rachina (Moscow, Russian Federation), R. Kozlov (Smolensk, Russian Federation), A. Sinopalnikov (Moscow, Russian Federation), S. Yatsyshina (Moscow, Russian Federation), N. Ivanchik (Smolensk, Russian Federation), N. Dechnich (Smolensk, Russian Federation), Y. Yanovich (Moscow, Russian Federation), S. Gordeeva (Murmansk, Russian Federation), U. Portnyagina (Yakutsk, Russian Federation), M. Lebedeva (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), M. Archipenko (Krasnodar, Russian Federation)
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Pilot study for risk assessment of aspiration pneumonia
T. Nishizawa (Saitama, Japan), H. Ota (Saitama, Japan), G. Kida (Saitama, Japan), Y. Tsukahara (Saitama, Japan), E. Tsumiyama (Saitama, Japan), H. Yamakawa (Saitama, Japan), R. Kawabe (Saitama, Japan), T. Oba (Saitama, Japan), S. Sato (Saitama, Japan), Y. Niikura (Tokyo, Japan), D. Kurai (Tokyo, Japan), K. Akasaka (Saitama, Japan), M. Amano (Saitama, Japan), H. Ishii (Tokyo, Japan), H. Matsushima (Saitama, Japan), N. Yamashita (Tokyo, Japan), H. Takizawa (Tokyo, Japan)
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Airway FABP4 is decreased in COPD patients with airway bacterial infection
L. Perea (Barcelona, Spain), A. Rodrigo-Troyano (Barcelona, Spain), E. Cantó (Barcelona, Spain), M. Domínguez-Álvarez (Barcelona, Spain), J. Giner (Barcelona, Spain), F. Sánchez-Reus (Barcelona, Spain), A. Torrego (Barcelona, Spain), J. Villar-García (Barcelona, Spain), S. Quero (Barcelona, Spain), M. Garcia (Barcelona, Spain), E. Monsó (Barcelona, Spain), R. Faner (Barcelona, Spain), A. Agustí (Barcelona, Spain), S. Vidal (Barcelona, Spain), O. Sibila (Barcelona, Spain)
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Characterization of viral infections in stable and exacerbated COPD
D. Stolz (Basel, Switzerland), E. Papakonstantinou (Basel, Switzerland), L. Grize (Basel, Switzerland), D. Schilter (Bern, Switzerland), W. Strobel (Basel, Switzerland), R. Louis (liege, Belgium), C. Schindler (Basel, Switzerland), H. Hirsch (Basel, Switzerland), M. Tamm (Basel, Switzerland)
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Pneumococcal vaccination for preventing occupationally acquired infections in healthcare workers
L. Shpagina (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), I. Shpagin (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), O. Kotova (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), G. Kuznetsova (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), E. Loktin (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation), A. Rukavitsyna (Novosibirsk, Russian Federation)
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Indoor urban environment and conventional risk factors for paediatric tuberculosis among 1-12 years old children in a megacity in Pakistan: a matched case control study
A. Sahito (Hyderabad, Pakistan), F. Arif (Karachi, Pakistan), Z. Fatmi (Karachi, Pakistan), M. Kadir (Karachi, Pakistan)
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Catastrophic total costs due to tuberculosis among affected households in Uganda; prevalence, drivers and policy implications.
C. Batte (Kampala, Uganda), B. Kirenga (Kampala, Uganda), A. Katamba (Kampala, Uganda), I. Baena (Zurih, Switzerland)
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Microbiological features of the indicators of bronchial asthma (BA) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) during remission
M. Smirnova-Saprytskaya (??????, Russian Federation), G. Osipova (??????, Russian Federation), T. Ospelnikova (??????, Russian Federation), G. Danilina (??????, Russian Federation), K. Zykov (??????, Russian Federation)
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Risk of bacterial infection in COPD patients with Vitamin D defficiency
R. Jha (Faridabad, India)
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BPI-fold containing Family A member 1 (Bpifa1) Role in IFN Driven Pulmonary Response
S. Khanal (New Haven, United States of America), N. Niu (New Haven, United States of America), L. Sharma (New Haven, United States of America), W. Liu (New Haven, United States of America), L. Cohn (New Haven, United States of America), C. Dela Cruz (New haven, United States of America), C. Britto (New Haven, United States of America)
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Cellular response to influenza infection:Lymphopenia and a reduced lymphocyte/monocyte ratio
S. Punnilath Abdulsamad (Telford, United Kingdom), K. Bhatia (Telford, United Kingdom), H. Khalid (Telford, United Kingdom), A. Makan (Telford, United Kingdom), E. Crawford (Telford, United Kingdom), N. Ahmad (Telford, United Kingdom), K. Srinivasan (Telford, United Kingdom), H. Moudgil (Telford, United Kingdom)
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CT patterns of pulmonary sarcoidosis are associated with prognosis and complication of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis or non-tuberculous mycobacteria
K. Katayama (Osaka, Japan), T. Arai (Osaka, Japan), K. Tachibana (Osaka, Japan), N. Takeuchi (Osaka, Japan), C. Sugimoto (Osaka, Japan), M. Akira (Osaka, Japan), T. Kasai (Osaka, Japan), M. Kitaichi (Wakayama, Japan), S. Hayashi (Osaka, Japan), Y. Inoue (Osaka, Japan)
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Outcomes in a cohort of childhood chronic cough: raised incidence of primary immunodeficiency
H. Beckett (Leicester, United Kingdom), V. Rai (Leicester, United Kingdom), C. Beardsmore (Leicester, United Kingdom), M. Narayanan (Leicester, United Kingdom)
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Predicting failure of high flow nasal cannula in bronchiolitis: a systematic review
L. Lewis (Liverpool, United Kingdom), R. Fernandes (Lisbon, Portugal), B. Kapitein (Amsterdam, Netherlands), J. Davies (Liverpool, United Kingdom), J. Holden (Liverpool, United Kingdom), S. Messahel (Liverpool, United Kingdom), I. Sinha (Liverpool, United Kingdom)
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Heterogeneity of bronchiolitis: a clustering approach to identify different endotypes in hospitalized infants
L. Petrarca (Rome, Italy), R. Nenna (Rome, Italy), A. Frassanito (Rome, Italy), S. Arima (Rome, Italy), G. Di Mattia (Rome, Italy), A. Pierangeli (Rome, Italy), E. Marchionne (Rome, Italy), C. Scagnolari (Rome, Italy), V. Ferraro (Rome, Italy), A. Viscido (Rome, Italy), S. Castaldi (Rome, Italy), F. Midulla (Rome, Italy)
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Severe community-acquired pneumonia in China: epidemiology and clinical practice
J. Qu (Shanghai, China)
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Acute preschool viral wheeze
Fernando Maria De Benedictis (Ancona (AN), Italy)
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Comparison of the QuantiFERON-TB and tuberculin skin test for detection of latent tuberculosis infection in cancer patients in a developing country
Javier Leonardo Galindo, Adriana Catalina Galeano, David Alfonso Suarez-Zamora, Ana Milena Callejas, Mónica Patricia Caicedo-Verástegui, Darío Londoño, Luis Gerardo García-Herreros, Aylen Vanessa Ospina-Serrano, Alfredo Saavedra, Plutarco Garcíaherreros, Diana María Palacios, Margarita Baldión
ERJ Open Res, 5 (4) 00258-2018; 10.1183/23120541.00258-2018
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Nontuberculosis mycobacteria infections: would there be pharmacodynamics without pharmacokinetics?
Nakwon Kwak, Margareth Pretti Dalcolmo, Charles L. Daley, Geoffrey Eather, Naoki Hasegawa, Won-Jung Koh, Rachel Thomson, Jakko van Ingen, Jae-Joon Yim
Eur Respir J, 54 (5) 1901806; 10.1183/13993003.01806-2019
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Accuracy of whole-genome sequencing to determine recent tuberculosis transmission: an 11-year population-based study in Hamburg, Germany
Roland Diel, Thomas A. Kohl, Florian P. Maurer, Matthias Merker, Karen Meywald Walter, Jörg Hannemann, Albert Nienhaus, Philip Supply, Stefan Niemann
Eur Respir J, 54 (5) 1901154; 10.1183/13993003.01154-2019
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Latent tuberculosis screening and treatment among asylum seekers: a mixed-methods study
Ineke Spruijt, Dawit Tesfay Haile, Jeanine Suurmond, Susan van den Hof, Marga Koenders, Peter Kouw, Natascha van Noort, Sophie Toumanian, Frank Cobelens, Simone Goosen, Connie Erkens
Eur Respir J, 54 (5) 1900861; 10.1183/13993003.00861-2019
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Hot topics and current controversies in non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
Diego Severiche-Bueno, Enrique Gamboa, Luis F. Reyes, Sanjay H. Chotirmall
Breathe, 15 (4) 286; 10.1183/20734735.0261-2019
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Is CRP-guided antibiotic treatment a safe way to reduce antibiotic use in severe hospitalised patients with exacerbations of COPD?
Henk-Jan Prins, Tjip S. van der Werf, Wim G. Boersma
Eur Respir J, 54 (4) 1901597; 10.1183/13993003.01597-2019
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The global prevalence of latent tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Adam Cohen, Victor Dahl Mathiasen, Thomas Schön, Christian Wejse
Eur Respir J, 54 (3) 1900655; 10.1183/13993003.00655-2019
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Global tuberculosis prevention: should we start from the beginning?
Giovanni Sotgiu, Delia Goletti, Alberto Matteelli
Eur Respir J, 54 (3) 1901394; 10.1183/13993003.01394-2019
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Reduced moxifloxacin exposure in patients with tuberculosis and diabetes
Bart G.J. Dekkers, Mathieu S. Bolhuis, Lies ter Beek, Wiel C.M. de Lange, Tjip S. van der Werf, Jan-Willem C. Alffenaar, Onno W. Akkerman
Eur Respir J, 54 (3) 1900373; 10.1183/13993003.00373-2019
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Mechanisms of liver disease in AATD
Pasquale Piccolo, Sergio Attanasio, Nicola Brunetti-Pierri
Eur Respir Monogr 2019; 85: 93-104
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Population-based prevalence of bronchiectasis and associated comorbidities in South Korea
Hayoung Choi, Bumhee Yang, Hyewon Nam, Dae-Sung Kyoung, Yun Su Sim, Hye Yun Park, Jae Seung Lee, Sei Won Lee, Yeon-Mok Oh, Seung Won Ra, Sang-Heon Kim, Jang Won Sohn, Ho Joo Yoon, Hyun Lee
Eur Respir J, 54 (2) 1900194; 10.1183/13993003.00194-2019
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The airway microbiota in children newly diagnosed with bronchiectasis largely retains its diversity
Naveen Pillarisetti, David Broderick, Alana Ainsworth, Anna Mulholland, Brett Wagner Mackenzie, Danielle Middleton, Catherine A. Byrnes, Michael W. Taylor
Eur Respir J, 54 (2) 1900704; 10.1183/13993003.00704-2019
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Ultrasound-based elastography: “hard” to implement in the pleural effusion work-up?
José M. Porcel
Eur Respir J, 54 (2) 1901587; 10.1183/13993003.01587-2019
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IL-4 subverts mycobacterial containment in Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected human macrophages
Anil Pooran, Malika Davids, Andrew Nel, Aubrey Shoko, Jonathan Blackburn, Keertan Dheda
Eur Respir J, 54 (2) 1802242; 10.1183/13993003.02242-2018
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Xpert MTB/RIF performance to diagnose tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance in a reference centre in southern Brazil
Cinara Silva Feliciano, Lucas José Bazzo Menon, Livia Maria Pala Anselmo, Anzaan Dippenaar, Robin Mark Warren, Wilson Araújo Silva, Valdes Roberto Bollela
ERJ Open Res, 5 (3) 00043-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00043-2019
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Effectiveness of interventions for reducing TB incidence in countries with low TB incidence: a systematic review of reviews
Simon M. Collin, Fatima Wurie, Morris C. Muzyamba, Gerard de Vries, Knut Lönnroth, Giovanni Battista Migliori, Ibrahim Abubakar, Sarah R. Anderson, Dominik Zenner
Eur Respir Rev, 28 (152) 180107; 10.1183/16000617.0107-2018
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Regimens to treat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: past, present and future perspectives
Emanuele Pontali, Mario C. Raviglione, Giovanni Battista Migliori
Eur Respir Rev, 28 (152) 190035; 10.1183/16000617.0035-2019
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Home-based tuberculosis contact investigation in Uganda: a household randomised trial
J. Lucian Davis, Patricia Turimumahoro, Amanda J. Meyer, Irene Ayakaka, Emma Ochom, Joseph Ggita, David Mark, Diana Babirye, Daniel Ayen Okello, Frank Mugabe, Elizabeth Fair, Eric Vittinghoff, Mari Armstrong-Hough, David Dowdy, Adithya Cattamanchi, Jessica E. Haberer, Achilles Katamba
ERJ Open Res, 5 (3) 00112-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00112-2019
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Early access to bedaquiline for extensively drug-resistant (XDR) and pre-XDR tuberculosis
Irina Vasilyeva, Andrei Mariandyshev, Boris Kazennyy, Edita Davidaviciene, Nacer Lounis, Sofia Keim
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1802208; 10.1183/13993003.02208-2018
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Influence of the lung microbiome on antibiotic susceptibility of cystic fibrosis pathogens
Eva Vandeplassche, Sarah Tavernier, Tom Coenye, Aurélie Crabbé
Eur Respir Rev, 28 (152) 190041; 10.1183/16000617.0041-2019
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Outcomes of hypertonic saline inhalation as a treatment modality in nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
Anne Huiberts, Sanne M.H. Zweijpfenning, Lian J. Pennings, Martin J. Boeree, Jakko van Ingen, Cecile Magis-Escurra, Wouter Hoefsloot
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1802143; 10.1183/13993003.02143-2018
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Failure with acquired resistance of an optimised bedaquiline-based treatment regimen for pulmonary Mycobacterium avium complex disease
Sanne M.H. Zweijpfenning, Jodie A. Schildkraut, Jordy P.M. Coolen, Carolien Ruesen, Ellen Koenraad, Anne Janssen, Mike M. Ruth, Arjan S. de Jong, Saskia Kuipers, Rob E. Aarnoutse, Cecile Magis-Escurra, Wouter Hoefsloot, Jakko van Ingen
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900118; 10.1183/13993003.00118-2019
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Non-tuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
Steven Cowman, Jakko van Ingen, David E. Griffith, Michael R. Loebinger
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900250; 10.1183/13993003.00250-2019
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Mycobacterium abscessus pulmonary disease: individual patient data meta-analysis
Nakwon Kwak, Margareth Pretti Dalcolmo, Charles L. Daley, Geoffrey Eather, Regina Gayoso, Naoki Hasegawa, Byung Woo Jhun, Won-Jung Koh, Ho Namkoong, Jimyung Park, Rachel Thomson, Jakko van Ingen, Sanne M.H. Zweijpfenning, Jae-Joon Yim
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1801991; 10.1183/13993003.01991-2018
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Analysis of loss to follow-up in 4099 multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis patients
Ian F. Walker, Oumin Shi, Joseph P. Hicks, Helen Elsey, Xiaolin Wei, Dick Menzies, Zhiyi Lan, Dennis Falzon, Giovanni Battista Migliori, Carlos Pérez-Guzmán, Mario H. Vargas, Lourdes García-García, José Sifuentes Osornio, Alfredo Ponce-De-León, Martie van der Walt, James N. Newell
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1800353; 10.1183/13993003.00353-2018
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Characterisation of children hospitalised with pneumonia in central Vietnam: a prospective study
Phuong T.K. Nguyen, Hoang T. Tran, Dominic A. Fitzgerald, Thach S. Tran, Stephen M. Graham, Ben J. Marais
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1802256; 10.1183/13993003.02256-2018
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Improving outcomes in patients with non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease: is there light at the end of the tunnel?
Keertan Dheda
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1901149; 10.1183/13993003.01149-2019
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Same meat, different gravy: ignore the new names of mycobacteria
Enrico Tortoli, Barbara A. Brown-Elliott, James D. Chalmers, Daniela M. Cirillo, Charles L. Daley, Stefan Emler, R. Andres Floto, Maria J. Garcia, Wouter Hoefsloot, Won-Jung Koh, Christoph Lange, Michael Loebinger, Florian P. Maurer, Kozo Morimoto, Stefan Niemann, Elvira Richter, Christine Y. Turenne, Ravikiran Vasireddy, Sruthi Vasireddy, Dirk Wagner, Richard J. Wallace, Nancy Wengenack, Jakko van Ingen
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900795; 10.1183/13993003.00795-2019
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Pulmonary Mycobacterium abscessus: can we identify the road to improved outcomes?
David W. Connell, Morven Wilkie
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1901121; 10.1183/13993003.01121-2019
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Prevalence of latent TB infection among asylum seekers in emergency accommodation in Cologne, Germany
Florian Neuhann, Natalie Funke, Anne Bunte, Claudia Beiersmann
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00067-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00067-2019
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Incidence of primary spontaneous pneumothorax: a validated, register-based nationwide study
Winnie Hedevang Olesen, Ingrid Louise Titlestad, Poul Erik Andersen, Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen, Peter Bjørn Licht
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00022-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00022-2019
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A new mathematical model to identify contacts with recent and remote latent tuberculosis
Gabrielle Fröberg, Emilie Wahren Borgström, Erja Chryssanthou, Margarida Correia-Neves, Gunilla Källenius, Judith Bruchfeld
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00078-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00078-2019
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Association of anti-tuberculosis drug concentrations in hair and treatment outcomes in MDR- and XDR-TB
John Metcalfe, Peter Bacchetti, Roy Gerona, Ali Esmail, Keertan Dheda, Monica Gandhi
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00046-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00046-2019
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Advancing preparedness for clinical research during infectious disease epidemics
Nina Gobat, John Amuasi, Yazdan Yazdanpanah, Louise Sigfid, Hugh Davies, John-Paul Byrne, Gail Carson, Christopher Butler, Alistair Nichol, Herman Goossens
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00227-2018; 10.1183/23120541.00227-2018
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Community analysis and co-occurrence patterns in airway microbial communities during health and disease
Gisli G. Einarsson, Jiangchao Zhao, John J. LiPuma, Damian G. Downey, Michael M. Tunney, J. Stuart Elborn
ERJ Open Res, 5 (3) 00128-2017; 10.1183/23120541.00128-2017
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Nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease and Aspergillus co-infection: Bonnie and Clyde?
Kim Geurts, Sanne M.H. Zweijpfenning, Lian J. Pennings, Jodie A. Schildkraut, Martin J. Boeree, Cecile Magis-Escurra, Henrich van der Lee, Paul E. Verweij, Wouter Hoefsloot, Jakko van Ingen
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900117; 10.1183/13993003.00117-2019
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Broad-spectrum antibiotic use and poor outcomes in community-onset pneumonia: a cohort study
Brandon J. Webb, Jeff Sorensen, Al Jephson, Ian Mecham, Nathan C. Dean
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900057; 10.1183/13993003.00057-2019
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Potential antibiotic resistant pathogens in community-acquired pneumonia: playing it safe is anything but
Grant W. Waterer
Eur Respir J, 54 (1) 1900870; 10.1183/13993003.00870-2019
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Empyema - two ports
Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Empyema: How to prevent progression to stage III disease
Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Miquel Ferrer (Spain)
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Pulmonary tuberculosis
Maria Luisa de Souza Galvao (Spain)
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Miquel Ferrer (Spain)
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Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis
Ignasio Monedero (Spain)
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Pneumonia in children, pleural infection, necrotising pneumonia and lung abscess
Marielle W.H. Pijnenburg (Netherlands)
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Amikacin exposure and susceptibility of macrolide-resistant Mycobacterium abscessus
Shelby Daniel-Wayman, Shamira Shallom, Nabila Azeem, Kenneth N. Olivier, Adrian M. Zelazny, D. Rebecca Prevots
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00154-2018; 10.1183/23120541.00154-2018
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High frequency of infection of lung cancer patients with the parasite Toxoplasma gondii
Jaroslav Bajnok, Muyassar Tarabulsi, Helen Carlin, Kevin Bown, Thomas Southworth, Josiah Dungwa, Dave Singh, Zhao-Rong Lun, Lucy Smyth, Geoff Hide
ERJ Open Res, 5 (2) 00143-2018; 10.1183/23120541.00143-2018
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Reducing tuberculosis transmission: a consensus document from the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe
Giovanni Battista Migliori, Edward Nardell, Askar Yedilbayev, Lia D'Ambrosio, Rosella Centis, Marina Tadolini, Martin van den Boom, Soudeh Ehsani, Giovanni Sotgiu, Masoud Dara
Eur Respir J, 53 (6) 1900391; 10.1183/13993003.00391-2019
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Recognition of CD8+ T-cell epitopes to identify adults with pulmonary tuberculosis
Christina Lancioni, Gwendolyn M. Swarbrick, Byung Park, Melissa Nyendak, Mary Nsereko, Harriet Mayanja-Kizza, Megan D. Null, Meghan E. Cansler, Rowan B. Duncan, Joy Baseke, Keith Chervenak, LaShaunda Malone, Emily G. Heaphy, W. Henry Boom, David M. Lewinsohn, Deborah A. Lewinsohn
Eur Respir J, 53 (5) 1802053; 10.1183/13993003.02053-2018
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Unresolved issues in treatment outcome definitions for nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
Seong Mi Moon, Byung Woo Jhun, Charles L. Daley, Won-Jung Koh
Eur Respir J, 53 (5) 1801636; 10.1183/13993003.01636-2018
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Guiding antibiotic treatment with inflammatory biomarkers in COPD? Another brick in the wall
Philipp Schuetz, Daiana Stolz
Eur Respir J, 53 (5) 1900562; 10.1183/13993003.00562-2019
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How to manage pseudomonas infections: chronic and acute
A. De Soyza (Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom), J. Rello (Barcelona, Spain)
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L. Vinogradof (Moreni, Romania)
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Empyema - two ports
Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Empyema: How to prevent progression to stage III disease
Philippe Astoul (Marseille, France)
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Fast-track pneumonia pathway focusing on early progressive mobilisation: a clinical feasibility study
Lise Notander Clausen, Mette Børgesen, Pernille Ravn, Tom Møller
ERJ Open Res, 5 (1) 00012-2019; 10.1183/23120541.00012-2019
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Soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor for the prediction of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Pouline M. van Oort, Lieuwe D. Bos, Pedro Póvoa, Paula Ramirez, Antoni Torres, Antonio Artigas, Marcus J. Schultz, Ignacio Martin-Loeches
ERJ Open Res, 5 (1) 00212-2018; 10.1183/23120541.00212-2018
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Declining trend in incidence of tuberculosis in adolescents and young adults in Taiwan
Ying-Ying Chen, Sheng-Wei Pan, Hsiang-Shi Shen, Fan-Yi Chuang, Jia-Yih Feng, Wei-Juin Su
Eur Respir J, 53 (5) 1801305; 10.1183/13993003.01305-2018
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The clinical impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa eradication in bronchiectasis in a Dutch referral centre
Angelina Pieters, Marleen Bakker, Rogier A.S. Hoek, Josje Altenburg, Mireille van Westreenen, Joachim G.J.V. Aerts, Menno M. van der Eerden
Eur Respir J, 53 (4) 1802081; 10.1183/13993003.02081-2018
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Levofloxacin pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and outcome in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients
Samiksha Ghimire, Bhagwan Maharjan, Erwin M. Jongedijk, Jos G.W. Kosterink, Gokarna R. Ghimire, Daan J. Touw, Tjip S. van der Werf, Bhabana Shrestha, Jan-Willem C. Alffenaar
Eur Respir J, 53 (4) 1802107; 10.1183/13993003.02107-2018
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Latent tuberculosis infection in healthcare workers in low- and middle-income countries: an updated systematic review
Lika Apriani, Susan McAllister, Katrina Sharples, Bachti Alisjahbana, Rovina Ruslami, Philip C. Hill, Dick Menzies
Eur Respir J, 53 (4) 1801789; 10.1183/13993003.01789-2018
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Protecting those who serve: are we doing enough to prevent tuberculosis in healthcare workers?
Jennifer Furin, Giovanni Sotgiu
Eur Respir J, 53 (4) 1900485; 10.1183/13993003.00485-2019
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Tolerability of rifapentine-based regimens in latent tuberculosis infection treatment in the elderly
Pei-Chun Chan, Pin-Hui Lee, Min-Ju Lu, You-Chieh Huang, Teng-Yi Feng, Wen-Wen Chen, Chia-Chi Lee, Yen-Fang Huang, Chen-Yuan Chiang
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1802396; 10.1183/13993003.02396-2018
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Low transmission risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a bronchiectasis clinic based on the knowledge of bacterial population biology
Nina Cramer, Ludwig Sedlacek, Burkhard Tümmler, Tobias Welte
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1802191; 10.1183/13993003.02191-2018
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Chronic pulmonary aspergillosis commonly complicates treated pulmonary tuberculosis with residual cavitation
Iain D. Page, Rosemary Byanyima, Sharath Hosmane, Nathan Onyachi, Cyprian Opira, Malcolm Richardson, Richard Sawyer, Anna Sharman, David W. Denning
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1801184; 10.1183/13993003.01184-2018
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Patient-reported outcome measures in the recovery of adults hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia: a systematic review
Harry J. Pick, Charlotte E. Bolton, Wei Shen Lim, Tricia M. McKeever
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1802165; 10.1183/13993003.02165-2018
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TB, you're a long time cured
James M. Trauer
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1900104; 10.1183/13993003.00104-2019
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Tuberculosis research questions identified through the WHO policy guideline development process
Nebiat Gebreselassie, Dennis Falzon, Matteo Zignol, Tereza Kasaeva
Eur Respir J, 53 (3) 1802407; 10.1183/13993003.02407-2018
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Rebound stridor in children with croup after nebulised adrenaline: does it really exist?
Muthukumar Sakthivel, Sami Elkashif, Khalid Al Ansari, Colin V.E. Powell
Breathe, 15 (1) e1; 10.1183/20734735.0011-2019
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Summary of the international clinical guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired and ventilator-acquired pneumonia
A. Torres, M. S. Niederman, J. Chastre, et al.

ERJ Open Research 2018 4: 00028-2018
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Prioritising children and adolescents in the tuberculosis response of the WHO European Region
Matthias I. Gröschel, Martin van den Boom, Giovanni Battista Migliori, Masoud Dara
Eur Respir Rev, 28 (151) 180106; 10.1183/16000617.0106-2018
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Respiratory viral infection: a potential “missing link” in the pathogenesis of COPD
Dermot Linden, Hong Guo-Parke, Peter V. Coyle, Derek Fairley, Danny F. McAuley, Clifford C. Taggart, Joe Kidney
Eur Respir Rev, 28 (151) 180063; 10.1183/16000617.0063-2018
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