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  1. The differential expression of circular RNAs (circRNAs) in individuals with very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and healthy individuals was screened using microarray technology. The relate...

    Authors: Sihui Tang, Yichuan Ding, Zihan Zhou and Wanchun Yang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:211
  2. This study aimed to determine whether postnatal treatment with recombinant human IGF-1 (rhIGF-1)/binding peptide 3 (BP3) ameliorates lung injury and prevents pulmonary hypertension (PH) in bronchopulmonary dys...

    Authors: Sehua Qu, Lianqiang Shan, Xin Chen, Zhen Zhang, Yumeng Wu, Yun Chen, Feixiang Zhuo, Yitong Wang and Huaifu Dong
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:209
  3. Surgery is crucial in the treatment of the potentially fatal pulmonary hemoptysis condition. Currently, most patients with hemoptysis are treated by traditional open surgery (OS). To illustrate the effectivene...

    Authors: Bing Wang, Li Yao, Jian Sheng, Xiaoyu Liu, Yuhui Jiang, Lei Shen, Feng Xu and Xiyong Dai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:208
  4. For patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with EGFR mutations, the suggested course of action is epidermal growth factor receptor-tyrosine kinase inhibitors (EGFR-TKIs). Even with a high di...

    Authors: Di Hu, Yan-Yan Zhou, Hong-Bo Ma, Miao-Miao Tao, Qun-Zhen Huang, Zhen-Zhou Yang and Qi Zhou
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:207
  5. Although transbronchial diagnostic procedures are sometimes difficult to perform because of the patient’s respiratory or general conditions, endoscopic ultrasound with bronchoscope-guided fine-needle aspiratio...

    Authors: Koki Nakashima, Yukihiro Umeda, Yoshiki Demura, Toshihiro Takeda, Toshihiko Tada, Masayuki Sato, Norihiro Jikuya, Kosuke Kurokawa, Tomoaki Sonoda, Makiko Yamaguchi, Miho Mitsui, Masahiro Oi, Ryo Chikazawa, Yuko Waseda, Masaki Anzai, Masaya Akai…
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:206
  6. Corona virus causes respiratory tract infections in mammals. The latest type of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Corona-viruses 2 (SARS-CoV-2), Corona virus spread in humans in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. ...

    Authors: Hamideh Ghazizadeh, Neda Shakour, Sahar Ghoflchi, Amin Mansoori, Maryam Saberi-Karimiam, Mohammad Rashidmayvan, Gordon Ferns, Habibollah Esmaily and Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:203
  7. Single-use flexible bronchoscopes(SFB) eliminate the risk of bronchoscopy-related infection compared with traditional reusable flexible bronchoscopes(RFB). At present, there is no comparative study between SFB...

    Authors: Shuzhen He, Lihua Xie, Jianming Liu and Lijun Zou
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:202
  8. Severe community-acquired pneumonia (SCAP) is one of the most common critical and acute diseases in the respiratory and acute medicine department. The expression and significance of lncRNA RPPH1 (RPPH1) in SCA...

    Authors: Pengtao Su, Pengbo Hu, Ling Xu and Bing Zhang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:201
  9. Infection caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, mainly invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) and pneumococcal pneumonia (PP), are a major public health problem worldwide. This study investigated population-based i...

    Authors: Olga Ochoa-Gondar, Verónica Torras-Vives, Cinta de Diego-Cabanes, Eva M. Satué-Gracia, Angel Vila-Rovira, María J. Forcadell-Perisa, Domingo Ribas-Seguí, Clara Rodríguez-Casado and Angel Vila-Córcoles
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:200
  10. Interstitial lung abnormalities (ILAs) are subtle or mild parenchymal abnormalities observed in more than 5% of the lungs on computed tomography (CT) scans in patients in whom interstitial lung disease was not...

    Authors: Kazuya Ichikado, Hidenori Ichiyasu, Kazuhiro Iyonaga, Kodai Kawamura, Noritaka Higashi, Takeshi Johkoh, Kiminori Fujimoto, Jun Morinaga, Minoru Yoshida, Katsuhiko Mitsuzaki, Moritaka Suga, Naoya Tanabe, Tomohiro Handa, Toyohiro Hirai and Takuro Sakagami
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:199
  11. Cancer ratio (CR), which is defined as serum lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) to pleural fluid adenosine deaminase (ADA) ratio, has been reported to be a useful diagnostic marker for malignant pleural effusion (MPE...

    Authors: Jin-Hong Huang, Hong Chen, Zhi-Cheng Zhang, Jie Gu, Li Yan, Meng-Ping Jiang, Wen-Qi Zheng, Zhi-De Hu and Ting-Wang Jiang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:198
  12. Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) caused by drug-resistant pathogenic bacteria is a major problem in developing countries including Ethiopia. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the pathogenic ba...

    Authors: Hana Yohannes, Teshome Belachew, Muluneh Assefa, Eden Getaneh, Haymanot Zeray, Asamirew Kegne, Samre Angawu, Gizeaddis Belay, Sirak Biset and Abiye Tigabu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:197
  13. Analysis of the National Health Insurance data has been actively carried out for the purpose of academic research and establishing scientific evidences for health care service policy in asthma. However, there ...

    Authors: Hyonsoo Joo, Daeun Lee, Sang Haak Lee, Young Kyoon Kim and Chin Kook Rhee
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:196
  14. Acute respiratory infections (ARI) are a major cause of mortality and morbidity among under-five children worldwide, particularly in developing countries. Current evidence using nationally representative data ...

    Authors: Jesty Saira Varghese and T. Muhammad
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:195
  15. Intrauterine infection/inflammation can result in fetal and neonatal lung injury. However, the biological mechanisms of intrauterine infection/inflammation on fetal and neonatal lung injury and development are...

    Authors: Jiarong Pan, Canyang Zhan, Tianming Yuan, Weizhong Gu, Weiyan Wang, Yi Sun and Lihua Chen
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:194
  16. Computed tomography is the standard method by which pulmonary nodules are detected. Greater than 40% of pulmonary biopsies are not lung cancer and therefore not necessary, suggesting that improved diagnostic t...

    Authors: Shahram Tahvilian, Joshua D. Kuban, David F. Yankelevitz, Daniel Leventon, Claudia I. Henschke, Jeffrey Zhu, Lara Baden, Rowena Yip, Fred R. Hirsch, Rebecca Reed, Ashley Brown, Allison Muldoon, Michael Trejo, Benjamin A. Katchman, Michael J. Donovan and Paul C. Pagano
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:193
  17. Interstitial lung diseases (ILD), such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and non-specific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP), and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are severe, progressive pulmonary ...

    Authors: Johan N. Siebert, Mary-Anne Hartley, Delphine S. Courvoisier, Marlène Salamin, Laura Robotham, Jonathan Doenz, Constance Barazzone-Argiroffo, Alain Gervaix and Pierre-Olivier Bridevaux
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:191
  18. The present study evaluates personality traits in adult patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and correlates these results with health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and other clinical parameters indicative of d...

    Authors: Ute Niehammer, Svenja Straßburg, Sivagurunathan Sutharsan, Christian Taube, Matthias Welsner, Florian Stehling and Raphael Hirtz
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:190
  19. Historically, the oro-nasal mask has been the preferred interface to deliver Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NPPV) in critically ill patients. To overcome the problems related to air leaks and disc...

    Authors: Giorgia Spinazzola, Giuliano Ferrone, Roberta Costa, Marco Piastra, Gianmarco Maresca, Marco Rossi, Massimo Antonelli and Giorgio Conti
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:189
  20. Recent research has focused on the role of immune cells and immune responses in the pathogenesis of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), but the exact mechanisms have not yet been elucidated. Previously, the key ...

    Authors: Yue Zhu, Lanlan Mi, Hongyan Lu, Huimin Ju, Xiaobo Hao and Suqing Xu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:188
  21. With the increasing use of low dose CT scans, numerous pulmonary nodules are detected. As majority of them are benign, development of efficient non-surgical diagnostic intervention is mandatory. Electromagneti...

    Authors: Benjamin Bondue, Olivier Taton, Fadi Tannouri, Nikita Van de Velde, Myriam Remmelink and Dimitri Leduc
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:185
  22. Pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is a major source of global morbidity and mortality. Latent infection has enabled it to spread to a quarter of the world's population. The late 1980s and early 1990s saw an increase...

    Authors: Harpreet Singh, Arashdeep Rupal, Omar Al Omari, Chinmay Jani, Alaaeldin Ahmed, Shoheera Khaliqdina, Alexander Walker, Joseph Shalhoub, Carey Thomson, Dominic C. Marshall and Justin D. Salciccioli
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:184
  23. To investigate the changes and clinical significance of vascular endothelial injury markers in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) complicated with pulmonary embolism (PE).

    Authors: Fan Li, Lianfang Yuan, Na Shao, Xiaokun Yang, Shaohua Yang, Linjia He, Jie Ding, Ming Ding, Shengzhe Yang, Wenwen Fu, Congcong Wang, Xiaochen Li and Qiling Cai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:183
  24. For North Chinese lung cancer patients, there is limited study on the distribution of air pollution and smoking related features based on analyses of large-scale, high-quality population datasets. The aim of t...

    Authors: Daojuan Li, Jin Shi, Di Liang, Meng Ren and Yutong He
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:182
  25. Birt-Hogg-Dubé (BHD) syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant disorder characterized by fibrofolliculomas, renal tumors, pulmonary cysts, and recurrent pneumothorax. Pulmonary cysts are the cause of recurrent pne...

    Authors: Su Min Cho, Eun Jin Chae, Jooae Choe, Sang Min Lee, Jin Woo Song and Kyung-Hyun Do
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:181
  26. Recent studies have drawn increasing attention to brain-lung crosstalk in critically ill patients. However, further research is needed to investigate the pathophysiological interactions between the brain and l...

    Authors: Sarah Wahlster, James A. Town, Denise Battaglini and Chiara Robba
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:180
  27. Most patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) complain of cough. IPF-associated cough is widely characterized as dry or non-productive. The aim of this study was to compare chronic cough in early stag...

    Authors: Eeva Saari, Minna Mononen, Hannele Hasala, Anne Lätti, Johanna Kaulamo, Hanna Nurmi, Riitta Kaarteenaho, Minna Purokivi and Heikki O Koskela
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:179
  28. Bronchoscopy is a useful technique adopted in the management of patients with COVID-19. 10–40% of COVID-19 survivors experience persistent symptoms. A comprehensive description of the utility and safety of bro...

    Authors: Michele Mondoni, Rocco Francesco Rinaldo, Jacopo Cefalo, Laura Saderi, Beatrice Vigo, Paolo Carlucci, Claudio Tirelli, Umberto Cariboni, Pierachille Santus, Stefano Centanni and Giovanni Sotgiu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:178
  29. This study aimed to investigate the longitudinal circulating eosinophil (EOS) data impacted by the COVID-19 vaccine, the predictive role of circulating EOS in the disease severity, and its association with T c...

    Authors: Zhuxian Zhu, Jixu Cai, Qiang Tang, Yin-yuan Mo, Tiantian Deng, Xiaoyu Zhang, Ke Xu, Beishou Wu, Haicheng Tang and Ziqiang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:177
  30. Immunotherapy is currently applied in the first-line treatment regimens for numerous advanced cancers, especially advanced lung cancer. Immune-related adverse events (irAEs) resulting from immunotherapy can va...

    Authors: Yuanle Deng, Han Hu, Rong Jia, Wei Dai, Dengfeng Wang, Purong Zhang, Peng Zhang, Kai Cheng, Jianning Tang, Yan Wen, Xiang Zhou, Qiuling Shi, Zhujuan Xiong and Jin Zhou
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:176
  31. Polycystin-2 (PC2), which is a transmembrane protein encoded by the PKD2 gene, plays an important role in kidney disease, but its role in lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced acute lung injury (ALI) is unclear. We...

    Authors: Fan Pan, Lina Bu, Kaixuan Wu, Aizhong Wang and Xiaotao Xu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:171
  32. Syphilis is a chronic disease that progresses in the primary, secondary, latent, and tertiary stages. Pulmonary manifestations of syphilis are rare, and their histological features have not been well-described.

    Authors: Ken Goda, Masahiro Katsurada, Takefumi Doi, Nobuyuki Saga, Yoshimasa Maniwa and Tsuneaki Kenzaka
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:170
  33. To investigate the GSDMD, CASP1, CASP4 and CASP5 expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of non-small cell lung cancer patients and analyze their clinical significance.

    Authors: Ruoyu Song, Yongbin Wu, Shijun He, Wanxin Chen, Huan Chen, Qianlu Wang, Shouman Wang, Lan Xiao, Sichuang Tan and Sipin Tan
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:174
  34. Dysglycemias have been associated with worse prognosis in critically ill patients with COVID-19, but data on the association of dysglycemia with COVID-19 in comparison with other forms of severe acute respirat...

    Authors: Rosângela Roginski Réa, Rafaella Stradiotto Bernardelli, Amanda Christina Kozesinski-Nakatani, Marcia Olandoski, Marcelo José Martins-Junior, Mirella Cristine Oliveira and Álvaro Réa-Neto
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:173
  35. Lung Adenocarcinoma (LUAD) is a major component of lung cancer. Endoplasmic reticulum stress (ERS) has emerged as a new target for some tumor treatments.

    Authors: Yang Wang, Jun Nie, Ling Dai, Weiheng Hu, Sen Han, Jie Zhang, Xiaoling Chen, Xiangjuan Ma, Guangming Tian, Di Wu, Ziran Zhang, Jieran Long and Jian Fang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:172
  36. Pulmonary benign metastasizing leiomyoma (PBML) is the most common extrauterine spread of uterine leiomyoma, and its biological behavior is traditionally thought to be hormone dependent. Studies on older PBML ...

    Authors: Hao Su, Rong Fan, Hua Yang, Yan You, Lan Zhu and Fengzhi Feng
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:168
  37. Centrosomal protein 55 (CEP55) plays a significant role in specific cancers. However, comprehensive research on CEP55 is lacking in pan-cancer.

    Authors: Guo-Sheng Li, Wei Zhang, Wan-Ying Huang, Rong-Quan He, Zhi-Guang Huang, Xiang-Yu Gan, Zhen Yang, Yi-Wu Dang, Jin-Liang Kong, Hua-Fu Zhou and Gang Chen
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:166
  38. Digital health technology (DHT) is a growing area in the treatment of chronic diseases. Study results on DHT’s effect on asthma control have been mixed, but benefits have been seen for adherence, self-manageme...

    Authors: Emma M. Genberg, Hilkka T. Viitanen, Mika J. Mäkelä, Hannu J. Kautiainen and Paula M. Kauppi
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:165
  39. The study investigated the effects and underlying mechanisms of intestinal flora metabolite butyrate on inflammatory ILC2 cells (iILC2s)-mediated lung inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

    Authors: Min Jiang, Zhiwei Li, Fengbo Zhang, Zheng Li, Dan Xu, Jing Jing, Fengsen Li, Jing Wang and Jianbing Ding
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:163
  40. NSCLC is a malignant tumor with a high incidence. Ferroptosis presents an essential function in regulating carcinogenesis and tumor progression. However, the ferroptosis-associated prognostic model based on si...

    Authors: Xiaofei Cui, Chang Liu, Penghua Dong, Chao Liu and Yu Bai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:162
  41. Robot-assisted bronchoscopy (RAB) is among the newest bronchoscopic technologies, allowing improved visualization and access for small and hard-to-reach nodules. RAB studies have primarily been conducted at ac...

    Authors: Faisal Khan, Joseph Seaman, Tina D. Hunter, Diogo Ribeiro, Balaji Laxmanan, Iftekhar Kalsekar and Gustavo Cumbo-Nacheli
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2023 23:161

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