European Respiratory Journal

The ERJ publishes clinical and experimental work relating to all aspects of adult and paediatric respiratory medicine, including cell biology, epidemiology, immunology, oncology, pathophysiology, imaging, occupational medicine, intensive care, sleep medicine and thoracic surgery. In addition to original research material, the ERJ also publishes editorial commentaries, reviews, short research letters and correspondence to the editor. Articles are published continuously and collected into 12 monthly issues in two volumes per year.

January

Editorials

The evolution of the European Respiratory Journal: volume 2
James D. Chalmers, Martin Kolb
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802459; 10.1183/13993003.02459-2018
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The European Network for ICU-Related Respiratory Infections (ENIRRIs) ERS Clinical Research Collaboration
Ignacio Martin-Loeches, Antoni Torres
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801972; 10.1183/13993003.01972-2018
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The Tuberculosis Network European Trials group (TBnet) ERS Clinical Research Collaboration: addressing drug-resistant tuberculosis through European cooperation
Frank van Leth, Folke Brinkmann, Daniela M. Cirillo, Keertan Dheda, Raquel Duarte, Lorenzo Guglielmetti, Liga Kuksa, Christoph Lange, Carole Mitnick, Alena Skrahina, Khalequ Zaman, Graham Bothamley
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802089; 10.1183/13993003.02089-2018
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Guidance for programmatic management of latent tuberculosis infection in the European Union/European Economic Area
Senia Rosales-Klintz, Judith Bruchfeld, Walter Haas, Einar Heldal, Rein M.G.J. Houben, Femke van Kessel, Mike Mandelbaum, Alberto Matteelli, Giovanni Battista Migliori, Anouk Oordt-Speets, Ivan Solovic, Martina Vašáková, Suzanne Verver, Sake J. de Vlas, Marije J.M. Vonk Noordegraaf-Schouten, Gerard de Vries, Dominik Zenner, Marieke J. van der Werf
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802077; 10.1183/13993003.02077-2018
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Bacille Calmette–Guérin vaccination of healthcare personnel: changing epidemiology calls for new recommendations in Norway
Trude M. Arnesen, Arne B. Brantsæter, Hanne Nøkleby
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801123; 10.1183/13993003.01123-2018
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Lessons from negative dyspnoea studies: arguments for the multidimensional evaluation of multidirectional therapeutic approaches
Thomas Similowski, Laure Serresse
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802471; 10.1183/13993003.02471-2018
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Pulmonary rehabilitation for bronchiectasis: if not now, when?
Mark L. Metersky, Richard L. ZuWallack
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802474; 10.1183/13993003.02474-2018
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Reducing loss to follow-up during treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis
Ibrahim Abubakar, Marc Lipman
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802268; 10.1183/13993003.02268-2018
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Biomarkers and personalised medicine for asthma
Michael Roth, Daiana Stolz
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802094; 10.1183/13993003.02094-2018
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An overview of the 6th World Symposium on Pulmonary Hypertension
Nazzareno Galiè, Vallerie V. McLaughlin, Lewis J. Rubin, Gerald Simonneau
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802148; 10.1183/13993003.02148-2018
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Breathlessness

Sertraline in symptomatic chronic breathlessness: a double blind, randomised trial
David C. Currow, Magnus Ekström, Sandra Louw, Julie Hill, Belinda Fazekas, Katherine Clark, Patricia M. Davidson, Christine McDonald, Dimitar Sajkov, Nikki McCaffrey, Matthew Doogue, Amy P. Abernethy, Meera Agar
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801270; 10.1183/13993003.01270-2018
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Critical care

A musical intervention for respiratory comfort during noninvasive ventilation in the ICU
Jonathan Messika, Yolaine Martin, Natacha Maquigneau, Christelle Puechberty, Matthieu Henry-Lagarrigue, Annabelle Stoclin, Nataly Panneckouke, Serge Villard, Aline Dechanet, Alexandre Lafourcade, Didier Dreyfuss, David Hajage, Jean-Damien Ricard
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801873; 10.1183/13993003.01873-2018
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Infection and bronchiectasis

Pulmonary rehabilitation in bronchiectasis: a propensity-matched study
Suhani Patel, Aaron D. Cole, Claire M. Nolan, Ruth E. Barker, Sarah E. Jones, Samantha Kon, Julius Cairn, Michael Loebinger, Robert Wilson, William D-C. Man
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801264; 10.1183/13993003.01264-2018
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Tuberculosis

Interventions to improve retention-in-care and treatment adherence among patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis: a systematic review
Stephanie Law, Amrita Daftary, Max O'Donnell, Nesri Padayatchi, Liviana Calzavara, Dick Menzies
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801030; 10.1183/13993003.01030-2018
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Paediatrics

Airway microbiome in adult survivors of extremely preterm birth: the EPICure study
Sylvia A.D. Rofael, Timothy D. McHugh, Rachael Troughton, Joanne Beckmann, David Spratt, Neil Marlow, John R. Hurst
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801225; 10.1183/13993003.01225-2018
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Asthma

“T2-high” in severe asthma related to blood eosinophil, exhaled nitric oxide and serum periostin
Stelios Pavlidis, Kentaro Takahashi, Francois Ng Kee Kwong, Jiaxing Xie, Uruj Hoda, Kai Sun, Vahid Elyasigomari, Paul Agapow, Matthew Loza, Fred Baribaud, Pascal Chanez, Steve J. Fowler, Dominic E. Shaw, Louise J. Fleming, Peter H. Howarth, Ana R. Sousa, Julie Corfield, Charles Auffray, Bertrand De Meulder, Richard Knowles, Peter J. Sterk, Yike Guo, Ian M. Adcock, Ratko Djukanovic, Kian Fan Chung
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1800938; 10.1183/13993003.00938-2018
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Lung structure and function

Association of outdoor temperature with lung function in a temperate climate
Mary B. Rice, Wenyuan Li, Elissa H. Wilker, Diane R. Gold, Joel Schwartz, Antonella Zanobetti, Petros Koutrakis, Itai Kloog, George R. Washko, George T. O'Connor, Murray A. Mittleman
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1800612; 10.1183/13993003.00612-2018
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Sleep

Post-approval upper airway stimulation predictors of treatment effectiveness in the ADHERE registry
Clemens Heiser, Armin Steffen, Maurits Boon, Benedikt Hofauer, Karl Doghramji, Joachim T. Maurer, J. Ulrich Sommer, Ryan Soose, Patrick J. Strollo, Richard Schwab, Erica Thaler, Kirk Withrow, Alan Kominsky, Christopher Larsen, Eric J. Kezirian, Jennifer Hsia, Stanley Chia, John Harwick, Kingman Strohl, Reena Mehra
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801405; 10.1183/13993003.01405-2018
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Interstitial lung diseases

Predicting outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis related interstitial lung disease
Joseph Jacob, Nikhil Hirani, Coline H.M. van Moorsel, Srinivasan Rajagopalan, John T. Murchison, Hendrik W. van Es, Brian J. Bartholmai, Frouke T. van Beek, Marjolijn H.L. Struik, Gareth A. Stewart, Maria Kokosi, Ryoko Egashira, Anne Laure Brun, Gary Cross, Joseph Barnett, Anand Devaraj, George Margaritopoulos, Ronald Karwoski, Elisabetta Renzoni, Toby M. Maher, Athol U. Wells
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1800869; 10.1183/13993003.00869-2018
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No relevant pharmacokinetic drug–drug interaction between nintedanib and pirfenidone
Luca Richeldi, Sophie Fletcher, Huzaifa Adamali, Nazia Chaudhuri, Sabrina Wiebe, Sven Wind, Kathrin Hohl, Andrew Baker, Rozsa Schlenker-Herceg, Susanne Stowasser, Toby M. Maher
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801060; 10.1183/13993003.01060-2018
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World Symposium on Pulmonary Hypertension

Pathology and pathobiology of pulmonary hypertension: state of the art and research perspectives
Marc Humbert, Christophe Guignabert, Sébastien Bonnet, Peter Dorfmüller, James R. Klinger, Mark R. Nicolls, Andrea J. Olschewski, Soni S. Pullamsetti, Ralph T. Schermuly, Kurt R. Stenmark, Marlene Rabinovitch
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801887; 10.1183/13993003.01887-2018
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Genetics and genomics of pulmonary arterial hypertension
Nicholas W. Morrell, Micheala A. Aldred, Wendy K. Chung, C. Gregory Elliott, William C. Nichols, Florent Soubrier, Richard C. Trembath, James E. Loyd
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801899; 10.1183/13993003.01899-2018
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Pathophysiology of the right ventricle and of the pulmonary circulation in pulmonary hypertension: an update
Anton Vonk Noordegraaf, Kelly Marie Chin, François Haddad, Paul M. Hassoun, Anna R. Hemnes, Susan Roberta Hopkins, Steven Mark Kawut, David Langleben, Joost Lumens, Robert Naeije
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801900; 10.1183/13993003.01900-2018
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Haemodynamic definitions and updated clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension
Gérald Simonneau, David Montani, David S. Celermajer, Christopher P. Denton, Michael A. Gatzoulis, Michael Krowka, Paul G. Williams, Rogerio Souza
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801913; 10.1183/13993003.01913-2018
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Diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension
Adaani Frost, David Badesch, J. Simon R. Gibbs, Deepa Gopalan, Dinesh Khanna, Alessandra Manes, Ronald Oudiz, Toru Satoh, Fernando Torres, Adam Torbicki
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801904; 10.1183/13993003.01904-2018
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Risk stratification and medical therapy of pulmonary arterial hypertension
Nazzareno Galiè, Richard N. Channick, Robert P. Frantz, Ekkehard Grünig, Zhi Cheng Jing, Olga Moiseeva, Ioana R. Preston, Tomas Pulido, Zeenat Safdar, Yuichi Tamura, Vallerie V. McLaughlin
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801889; 10.1183/13993003.01889-2018
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Intensive care, right ventricular support and lung transplantation in patients with pulmonary hypertension
Marius M. Hoeper, Raymond L. Benza, Paul Corris, Marc de Perrot, Elie Fadel, Anne M. Keogh, Christian Kühn, Laurent Savale, Walter Klepetko
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801906; 10.1183/13993003.01906-2018
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Clinical trial design and new therapies for pulmonary arterial hypertension
Olivier Sitbon, Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, John Granton, Michael I. Lewis, Stephen C. Mathai, Maurizio Rainisio, Norman L. Stockbridge, Martin R. Wilkins, Roham T. Zamanian, Lewis J. Rubin
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801908; 10.1183/13993003.01908-2018
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Pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease
Jean-Luc Vachiéry, Ryan J. Tedford, Stephan Rosenkranz, Massimiliano Palazzini, Irene Lang, Marco Guazzi, Gerry Coghlan, Irina Chazova, Teresa De Marco
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801897; 10.1183/13993003.01897-2018
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Pulmonary hypertension in chronic lung disease and hypoxia
Steven D. Nathan, Joan A. Barbera, Sean P. Gaine, Sergio Harari, Fernando J. Martinez, Horst Olschewski, Karen M. Olsson, Andrew J. Peacock, Joanna Pepke-Zaba, Steeve Provencher, Norbert Weissmann, Werner Seeger
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801914; 10.1183/13993003.01914-2018
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Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Nick H. Kim, Marion Delcroix, Xavier Jais, Michael M. Madani, Hiromi Matsubara, Eckhard Mayer, Takeshi Ogo, Victor F. Tapson, Hossein-Ardeschir Ghofrani, David P. Jenkins
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801915; 10.1183/13993003.01915-2018
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Paediatric pulmonary arterial hypertension: updates on definition, classification, diagnostics and management
Erika B. Rosenzweig, Steven H. Abman, Ian Adatia, Maurice Beghetti, Damien Bonnet, Sheila Haworth, D. Dunbar Ivy, Rolf M.F. Berger
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801916; 10.1183/13993003.01916-2018
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The importance of patient perspectives in pulmonary hypertension
Michael D. McGoon, Pisana Ferrari, Iain Armstrong, Migdalia Denis, Luke S. Howard, Gabi Lowe, Sanjay Mehta, Noriko Murakami, Brad A. Wong
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801919; 10.1183/13993003.01919-2018
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Research letters

Inflammation and endothelial activation in early adulthood are associated with future emphysema: the CARDIA Lung Study
J. Michael Wells, Laura A. Colangelo, Lakshmi Sivarajan, Bharat Thyagarajan, Mark T. Dransfield, Carlos Iribarren, Paul A. Reyfman, David R. Jacobs, George R. Washko, Ravi Kalhan
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801532; 10.1183/13993003.01532-2018
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Limitations of resting haemodynamics in chronic thromboembolic disease without pulmonary hypertension
Emilia Maria Swietlik, Alessandro Ruggiero, Andrew J. Fletcher, Dolores Taboada, Emily Knightbridge, Louise Harlow, Ian Harvey, Nicholas Screaton, John E. Cannon, Karen K.K. Sheares, Choo Ng, David P. Jenkins, Joanna Pepke-Zaba, Mark R. Toshner
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801787; 10.1183/13993003.01787-2018
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Compassionate use of delamanid in combination with bedaquiline for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
Jeffrey Hafkin, Norbert Hittel, Alexandra Martin, Rajesh Gupta
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801154; 10.1183/13993003.01154-2018
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Experimental social rejection increases dyspnoea perception and neural processing of respiratory sensations in healthy subjects
Michaela Herzog, Josef Sucec, Milica Vukovic, Ilse Van Diest, Omer Van den Bergh, Andreas von Leupoldt
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801409; 10.1183/13993003.01409-2018
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The second recurrence of Mycobacterium avium complex lung disease after successful treatment for first recurrence
Byoung Soo Kwon, Tae Sun Shim, Kyung-Wook Jo
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801038; 10.1183/13993003.01038-2018
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Correspondence

Sertraline or placebo in chronic breathlessness? Lessons from placebo research
Kyle Pattinson, Vishvarani Wanigasekera
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802225; 10.1183/13993003.02225-2018
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Sertraline or placebo in chronic breathlessness? Lessons from placebo research
David C. Currow, Meera Agar, Magnus Ekström
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802316; 10.1183/13993003.02316-2018
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Development of hepatopulmonary syndrome during combination therapy for portopulmonary hypertension
Karen M. Olsson, Katrin Meyer, Dominik Berliner, Marius M. Hoeper
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801880; 10.1183/13993003.01880-2018
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Adults with cystic fibrosis and pulmonologists: new training needed to recruit future specialists
Francesco Blasi, J. Stuart Elborn, Paolo Palange
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802209; 10.1183/13993003.02209-2018
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Decision-making in pulmonary endarterectomy surgery
Robin Condliffe, Syed Rehan Quadery, David P. Jenkins, Iain J. Armstrong, David G. Kiely
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801973; 10.1183/13993003.01973-2018
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Decision-making in pulmonary endarterectomy surgery
Nick H. Kim, Eckhard Mayer
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802138; 10.1183/13993003.02138-2018
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Detection of mild cognitive impairment in middle-aged and older adults with obstructive sleep apnoea: does excessive daytime sleepiness play a role?
Paschalis Steiropoulos, Andrea Galbiati, Luigi Ferini-Strambi
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1801917; 10.1183/13993003.01917-2018
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Detection of mild cognitive impairment in middle-aged and older adults with obstructive sleep apnoea: does excessive daytime sleepiness play a role?
Katia Gagnon, Nadia Gosselin
Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1802113; 10.1183/13993003.02113-2018
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Acknowledgement

European Respiratory Journal, list of peer reviewers 2018

Eur Respir J, 53 (1) 1915301; 10.1183/13993003.15301-2019
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