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  1. Ferroptosis is an iron-dependent type of regulated cell death, and has been implicated in lung adenocarcinoma (LUAD). Evidence has proved the key role of glutamate-cysteine ligase catalytic subunit (GCLC) in f...

    Authors: Zhong Huang, Feifei Liang, Jiangtao Wu, Zichong Huang, Yinglian Li, Xiaoyuan Huang and Zhenyu Liu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:239
  2. Diabetes mellitus (DM) can aggravate lung ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury and is a significant risk factor for recipient mortality after lung transplantation. Metformin protects against I/R injury in a varie...

    Authors: Tianhua Liu, Hong Wei, Lijuan Zhang, Can Ma, Yuting Wei, Tao Jiang and Wenzhi Li
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:237
  3. We studied whether the exercise improves cigarette smoke (CS) induced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in mice through inhibition of inflammation mediated by Wnt/β-catenin-peroxisome proliferator-a...

    Authors: Peijun Li, Xiaoyu Han, Jian Li, Yingqi Wang, Yuanyuan Cao, Weibing Wu and Xiaodan Liu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:236
  4. Emerging evidences have demonstrated that gut microbiota composition is associated with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). However, the underlying causality between intestinal dysbiosis and PAH remains unr...

    Authors: Ye Yuan, Shan Li, Manrong Yan, Yan Yang, Changming Zhong and Yijie Hu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:235
  5. Acute pulmonary embolism (PE) induces ventilation-perfusion mismatch and hypoxia and increases pulmonary pressure and right ventricular (RV) afterload, entailing potentially fatal RV failure within a short tim...

    Authors: Mads Dam Lyhne, Jacob Gammelgaard Schultz, Christian Schmidt Mortensen, Anders Kramer, Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk and Asger Andersen
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:233
  6. Excessive use of short-acting β2 agonists (SABA) in patients with asthma continues to be a notable concern due to its link to higher mortality rates. Global relevance of SABA overuse in asthma management canno...

    Authors: Lydia WY Fung, Vincent KC Yan, Christine Kwan, WC Kwok, David CL Lam, Christine F McDonald, Chloe I Bloom, Ian CK Wong and Esther W Chan
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:232
  7. COVID-19 survivors may develop long-term symptoms of fatigue, dyspnea, mental health issues, and functional limitations: a condition termed post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC). Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR)...

    Authors: Adeel Nasrullah, Shiza Virk, Anam Javed, Aaisha Shah, Deeksha Ramanujam, Alisha Sharma, Laura Gutierrez, Kevin Nauer, Mindy Maggio, Yue Yin, Yousaf Bajwa, Tariq Cheema and Briana Disilvio
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:231
  8. Spirofy™ is India’s first portable, pneumotach flow-sensor-based digital spirometer developed to diagnose asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In this study, we compared the performance of ...

    Authors: Deepak Talwar, S Balamurugan, Mahavir Modi, Sundeep Salvi, Meena Lopez, Rushika Shah, Abhijit Vaidya, Monica Barne, Sapna Madas, Nandan Kulkarni, Sandesh Sawant and Jaideep Gogtay
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:230
  9. Since COVID-19 became a global epidemic disease in 2019, pulmonary fibrosis (PF) has become more prevalent among persons with severe infections, with IPF being the most prevalent form. In traditional Chinese m...

    Authors: Fuqiang Yao, Minghao Xu, Lingjun Dong, Xiao Shen, Yujie Shen, Yisheng Jiang, Ting Zhu, Chu Zhang and Guangmao Yu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:229
  10. 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET/CT has been widely used for the differential diagnosis of cancer. Semi-quantitative standardized uptake value (SUV) is known to be affected by multiple factors and may make it di....

    Authors: Xieraili Wumener, Yarong Zhang, Zihan Zang, Fen Du, Xiaoxing Ye, Maoqun Zhang, Ming Liu, Jiuhui Zhao, Tao Sun and Ying Liang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:227
  11. Inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) selectively acts on the pulmonary vasculature of ventilated lung tissue by reducing pulmonary vascular resistance and intrapulmonary shunt. This effect may reduce ventilation/perfusi...

    Authors: Lev Freidkin, Mordechai R Kramer, Dror Rosengarten, Shimon Izhakian, Shani Taieb and Barak Pertzov
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:226
  12. Simvastatin (Sim), a hydroxy-methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase inhibitor, has been widely used in prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Studies have suggested that Sim exerts anti-fi...

    Authors: Cunxiang Bo, Fang Liu, Zewen Zhang, Zhongjun Du, Haidi Xiu, Zhenling Zhang, Ming Li, Caiqing Zhang and Qiang Jia
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:224
  13. Pulmonary fibromatosis (PF) is a specific variant of fibromatosis, which is rarely reported occurring in the lung. PF with HIPK2-YAP1 fusion was a novel entity.

    Authors: Yuqiang Liu, Meng Liang, Kai Chen, Lucas Wang, Yaxian Yang, Qi Li, Bin Lian, Tongxu Zhuo and Jian Huang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:223
  14. No objective indicator exists for evaluating cough strength during extubation of tracheally intubated patients. This study aimed to determine whether cough peak expiratory flow (CPEF) can predict the risk of r...

    Authors: Kenya Murata, Keiichiro Shimoyama and Takeshi Tsuruya
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:222
  15. An immediate, temporal risk of heart failure and arrhythmias after a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) exacerbation has been demonstrated, particularly in the first month post-exacerbation. However,...

    Authors: Emily L. Graul, Clementine Nordon, Kirsty Rhodes, Shruti Menon, Mahmoud Al Ammouri, Constantinos Kallis, Anne E. Ioannides, Hannah R. Whittaker, Nicholas S. Peters and Jennifer K. Quint
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:221
  16. Recent research suggests that periodontitis can increase the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In this study, we performed two-sample Mendelian randomization (MR) and investigated the causa...

    Authors: Bao-Ling Zhao, Fei-Yan Yu, Zhen-Ni Zhao, Rong Zhao, Qian-Qian Wang, Jia-Qi Yang, Yu-Kai Hao, Zi-Qian Zhang and Xue-Jun Ge
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:220
  17. The relationship between sarcopenia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been increasingly reported, and there is some overlap regarding their clinical features and pulmonary rehabilitation (PR...

    Authors: Sang Hun Kim, Cho Hui Hong, Myung-Jun Shin, Ki Uk Kim, Tae Sung Park, Jun Yong Park and Yong Beom Shin
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:219
  18. Utilizing clinical tests, such as objective cough measurement, can assist in predicting the success of the weaning process in critically ill patients.

    Authors: Fabio Varón-Vega, Adriana Rincón, Luis F. Giraldo-Cadavid, Eduardo Tuta-Quintero, Jonathan Palacios, Stephanie Crevoisier, Diana C. Duarte, Marcela Poveda, Laura Cucunubo and Pablo Monedero
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:218
  19. The effectiveness of high-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) therapy in patients with bronchiectasis experiencing hypercapnia remains unclear. Our aim was to retrospectively analyze the short-term outcomes of HFNC ther...

    Authors: Jing Yang, Lei Chen, Hang Yu, Jingjing Hu and Feng Qiu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:217
  20. High-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) is often used in pediatric populations with respiratory distress. In adults, the respiratory-rate oxygenation (ROX) index is used as a predictor of HFNC therapy; however, childre...

    Authors: Irene Yuniar, Antonius Hocky Pudjiadi, Rismala Dewi, Yogi Prawira, Niken Wahyu Puspaningtyas, Tartila Tartila and Sharfina Fulki
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:216
  21. Pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) is recommended for the treatment of people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). Physical activity is an important health behaviour, closely linked to survival in people with ...

    Authors: Orlagh O’Shea, Grainne Murphy, Lynn Fox and Katherine M.A. O’Reilly
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:215
  22. In western Yokohama, our hospital and primary care clinics manage adults with asthma via a coordinated care system. We investigated the changes in the fractional expired nitric oxide (FeNO), forced expiratory ...

    Authors: Takahiro Tsuburai, Satoshi Tanaka, Yuko Komase, Baku Oyama, Hiromi Muraoka, Yusuke Shinozaki, Kazuhiro Nishiyama, Junko Ueno Shibuya, Yoshihiro Nishi, Yu Numata, Naoya Hida, Masamichi Mineshita and Takeo Inoue
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:214
  23. Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) presents a significant challenge in intensive care units (ICUs). Nebulized antibiotics, particularly colistin and tobramycin, are commonly prescribed for VAP patients. How...

    Authors: Jefferson Antonio Buendía, Diana Guerrero Patiño and Andrés Felipe Zuluaga Salazar
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:213
  24. Patient-ventilator asynchrony commonly occurs during pressure support ventilation (PSV). IntelliSync + software (Hamilton Medical AG, Bonaduz, Switzerland) is a new ventilation technology that continuously ana...

    Authors: Barnpot Nakornnoi, Jamsak Tscheikuna and Nuttapol Rittayamai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:212
  25. Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a leading cause of death in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). An important component of SSc patient management is early detection and treatment of PH. Recently the threshol...

    Authors: Matthew R. Lammi, Monica Mukherjee, Lesley Ann Saketkoo, Kyle Carey, Laura Hummers, Steven Hsu, Amita Krishnan, Marie Sandi, Ami A. Shah, Stefan L. Zimmerman, Paul M. Hassoun and Steven C. Mathai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:211
  26. Measurement of exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) is a potentially useful diagnostic test for asthma. However, no study has explored the relationship between FeNO and respiratory symptoms of nontuberculous mycobacter...

    Authors: Mari Miki, Keisuke Miki, Eri Akiba, Hiroyuki Kagawa, Yohei Oshitani, Takanori Matsuki, Kazuyuki Tsujino, Seigo Kitada, Ryoji Maekura and Hiroshi Kida
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:210
  27. The pathogenesis of adult non-cystic fibrosis (CF) bronchiectasis is complex, and the relevant molecular mechanism remains ambiguous. Versican (VCAN) is a key factor in inflammation through interactions with a...

    Authors: Wan-Ying Huang, Kang-Kang Hong, Rong-Quan He, Jing Luo, Zhi-Guang Huang, Chu-Yue Zhang, Yang Xu, Chong-Xi Bao, Liang-Ming Zhang, Gang Chen and Jin-Liang Kong
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:209
  28. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been proved as a significant risk factor for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) after several waves of pandemic. This study aims to further investigate impact of COVID-19 on pro...

    Authors: Qi Wang, Jiajun Wu, Pengfei Zhang and Xu Ma
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:208
  29. The aim of this research was to examine how penehyclidine hydrochloride (PHC) impacts the occurrence of pyroptosis in lung tissue cells within a rat model of lung ischemia-reperfusion injury.

    Authors: Rongfang Liu, Xuguang Zhang, Jing Yan, Shan Liu, Yongle Li, Guangyi Wu and Jingui Gao
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:207
  30. The Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has struck globally. Whether the related proteins of retinoic acid (RA) signaling pathway are causally associated with the risk of COVID-19 remains unestablish...

    Authors: Haixia Wang, Zhiyun Zhang, Li Xie, Kongli Lu, Shuyi Zhang and Shunpeng Xing
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:206
  31. Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PJP) is an interstitial pneumonia caused by pneumocystis jirovecii (PJ). The diagnosis of PJP primarily relies on the detection of the pathogen from lower respiratory tract speci...

    Authors: Yingying Li, Hailin Liu, Qingwen Lv and Jun Long
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:205
  32. Bronchial arterial embolization (BAE) has been accepted as an effective treatment for bronchiectasis-related hemoptysis. However, rare clinical trials compare different sizes of specific embolic agents. This s...

    Authors: Hong-Dou Xu, Liang Yang and Shi-Bing Hu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:203
  33. Interstitial lung disease (ILD) represents a heterogeneous group of lung disorders characterized by fibrotic lung tissue changes. In regions with severe donor shortages, single-lung transplantation (SLTx) is o...

    Authors: Toshikazu Watanabe, Takashi Hirama, Ken Onodera, Hirotsugu Notsuda, Hisashi Oishi, Hiromichi Niikawa, Kazuyoshi Imaizumi and Yoshinori Okada
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:202
  34. To summarize and analyze the safety and efficacy of a Y-shape Sigma stent loaded with I125 in patients with inoperable malignant main airway obstruction.

    Authors: Chunlong Lin, Hesong Huang, Lixia Song, Xixi Zhao, Jialing Zeng, Lun Li, Qilong Ge, Rui Li and Zhiyuan Wu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:201
  35. Interstitial lung abnormalities (ILAs) on CT may affect the clinical outcomes in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but their quantification remains unestablished. This study examined ...

    Authors: Yusuke Shiraishi, Naoya Tanabe, Ryo Sakamoto, Tomoki Maetani, Shizuo Kaji, Hiroshi Shima, Satoru Terada, Kunihiko Terada, Kohei Ikezoe, Kiminobu Tanizawa, Tsuyoshi Oguma, Tomohiro Handa, Susumu Sato, Shigeo Muro and Toyohiro Hirai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:200
  36. Fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) has been extensively studied in various causes of pulmonary hypertension (PH), but its utility as a noninvasive marker remains highly debated. The objective of our study ...

    Authors: Jianhua Xu, Xingxing Sun, Yuan Cao, Hanqing Zhu, Wenlan Yang, Jinming Liu and Jian Guo
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:199
  37. Iopamidol is a non-ionic, water-soluble iodine contrast agent that is considered safe for intravenous or intra-arterial administration and is widely used both in the general population and in patients undergoi...

    Authors: Weixian Xu, Miaozhen Chen, Songtao Liu, Yi Su and Yunhai Zhang
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:198
  38. High-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) has emerged as a promising noninvasive method for delivering oxygen to critically ill patients, particularly those with sepsis and acute lung injury. However, uncertainties persi...

    Authors: Lijun Song, Min Li, Tianlong Zhang, Lei Huang, Jianjun Ying and Lan Ying
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:197
  39. Comparisons between endurance training (ET) and resistance training (RT) have produced equivocal findings in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. The purpose of our study is to investigate th...

    Authors: Shilei Cui, Haiying Ji, Li Li, Huili Zhu, Xiangyang Li, Ying Gong, Yuanlin Song, Lijuan Hu and Xu Wu
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:196
  40. Patients with congenital myopathies may experience respiratory involvement, resulting in restrictive ventilatory dysfunction and respiratory failure. Pulmonary hypertension (PH) associated with this condition ...

    Authors: Yinong Chen, Shuai Zhang, Xin Lu, Wanmu Xie, Chen Wang and Zhenguo Zhai
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:194
  41. Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) is characterized by necrotizing granulomatous inflammation with necrotizing vasculitis predominantly affecting small to medium vessels. The survival rates have drasticall...

    Authors: Malgorzata Potentas-Policewicz, Malgorzata Szolkowska, Katarzyna Blasinska, Dariusz Gawryluk, Malgorzata Sobiecka and Justyna Fijolek
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:193
  42. Aspiration pneumoniae remains a major health concern, particularly in the older population and has poor prognosis; however, the concept itself remains vague worldwide. This study aimed to determine the actual ...

    Authors: Iku Tomonaga, Hironobu Koseki, Chieko Imai, Takayuki Shida, Yuta Nishiyama, Daisuke Yoshida, Seiichi Yokoo and Makoto Osaki
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:191
  43. The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has robustly affected the global healthcare and economic systems and it was caused by coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2). The clinical presentation of the disease range...

    Authors: Kholoud Elshiwy, Ghada Essam El-Din Amin, Mohamed Nazmy Farres, Rasha Samir and Mohamed Farouk Allam
    Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2024 24:190

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