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EDITORIAL
1.  Economic Burden of Asthma in India
COMMENTARY
1.  Lessons from the ILD-India registry: a proposed a practical scheme of classification of DPLD in the Indian subcontinent.
2.  Autologous Blood Patch Pleurodesis: an effective but underused method
REVIEW
1.  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and the hallmarks of aging
ORIGINAL ARTICLE
1.  Inhalant allergens in respiratory disorders: comparative study on the intradermal skin testing, IgE levels and spirometry in South Indian population
2.  Evaluation of Xpert® MTB/RIF in sputum-smear negative and sputum-scarce patients with pulmonary tuberculosis using bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
3.  Factors influencing severity of community acquired pneumonia
4.  Obstructive Sleep Apnea in a rural population in South India: feasibility of community health workers to administer level III sleep study.
5.  Title: The detection of primary and secondary EGFR mutations using droplet digital PCR in patients with non-squamous cell lung cancer.
6.  PROLONGED STAY PREDICTORS IN PATIENTS ADMITTED WITH COPD ACUTE EXACERBATION
7.  Impact of introducing LED-FM services for diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis under RNTCP India
8.  Pleural Effusion in Acute Pulmonary Embolism in Bahrain: Radiological and Pleural fluid Characteristics
9.  ECONOMIC BURDEN OF ASTHMA AMONG PATIENTS VISITING A PRIVATE HOSPITAL IN SOUTH INDIA
10.  Endovascular glue embolization for control of massive haemoptysis caused by peripheral pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysms: report of 7 cases
11.  Home-return following invasive mechanical ventilation for the oldest-old patients in medical intensive care units from two US hospitals.
12.  Utility of forced expiratory time as a screening tool for identifying airway obstruction and systematic review of English literature
13.  Patient characteristics and outcome of end-stage lung diseases referred for lung transplantation in North India
14.  Correlation of exhaled carbon monoxide level with disease severity in COPD
15.  Utility of endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration in HIV-infected patients with undiagnosed intrathoracic lymphadenopathy
16.  A retrospective study comparing the ultrathin versus conventional bronchoscope for performing radial EBUS in the evaluation of peripheral pulmonary lesions
17.  Use of Pigtail catheter and Urosac: Numero Uno for Ambulatory Chest Drainage!
18.  FREQUENCY OF T790M MUTATIONS AFTER PROGRESSION ON EGFR TKI IN METASTATIC NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER IN INDIAN PATIENTS: REAL TIME DATA FROM TERTIARY CANCER HOSPITAL
19.  Utility of Para amino-salicylic acid (PAS) in drug resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB): Should it be classified as Group D3 or Group C?
20.  Correlation of CAT and CCQ Score with BODE Index in Patients of Stable COPD
21.  Incidence of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension in Thammasat University Hospital
CASE REPORT
1.  Tooth pain as the first manifestation of Lung Adenocarcinoma: A case report and literature review
2.  Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis presenting as nephrotic syndrome due to secondary amyloidosis: case-report and systematic review of the literature
3.  Pulmonary Tuberculosis presenting as Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage: Believe it or not
4.  Broncholithiasis Presenting With Lithophytisis: A Case Report
5.  Use of Dedicated Optical Tracheal Dilator for Postintubation Tracheal Stenosis – First Report from India
6.  A rare case of squamous cell carcinoma lung with multiple locoregional recurrences and histological transformation
7.  Use of Autologous Blood Patch for Prolonged Air Leak in Spontaneous Pneumothoraces In the Adolescent Population
8.  Management of Cardiac Tamponade During Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis of Saddle Pulmonary Embolism: A Clinical Dilemma
9.  Pediatric Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Trachea: Imaging spectrum and Review of Literature
10.  Cavitary Lung Disease Following Transbronchial Biopsy Using Cryoadhesion in a Patient with Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease
11.  VIDEO-ASSISTED THORACOSCOPIC REMOVAL OF A NEEDLE FROM THE PLEURAL SPACE – AN UNUSUAL PRESENTATION
12.  Experience of the first lung transplantation performed in public sector in India: a case report
13.  A rare cause of airway obstruction: mediastinal cyst secondarily infected with M.tuberculosis
14.  Intercostal artery pseudoaneurysm in pulmonary tuberculosis – a rare cause of hemoptysis: a case report with review of literature
15.  Multi-modality multi-staged management of large endobronchial carcinoid causing respiratory failure : A case report with review of literature
16.  A rare case of type-2 respiratory failure because of bilateral diaphragmatic palsy due to repeated neck manipulation by barber.
NEW HORIZON
1.  Host Genetics and Tuberculosis: Theory on Genetic polymorphism and Tuberculosis.
2.  Utility of bedside lung ultrasound for assessment of lung recruitment in a case of acute respiratory distress syndrome
NEWER TECHNIQUES
1.  Cryoprobe Transbronchial lung biopsy – How to do it?
2.  Endobronchial Ultrasound Elastography in Mediastinal Lymphadenopathy: Report of Two Cases and Systematic Review of Literature
3.  MONITORING WHOLE LUNG LAVAGE USING LUNG ULTRASOUND: THE CHANGING PHASES OF THE LUNG
4.  Approach to Malignant Pleural Effusions : Role of Pleural Manometry exemplified by case scenarios
5.  Minimum Intensity Projection [minIP] Images in HRCT Lung.
RADIOLOGY QUIZ
1.  Pulmonary mass with a classical sign on CT scan
PICTORIAL QUIZ
1.  A 58-year-old lady with cough and breathlessness
2.  A 21-year old man with cough and skin thickening
CLINICOPATHOLOGIC CONFERENCE
1.  An unusual cause of breathlessness and profuse micronodules
2.  A 44-year old man with haemoptysis
LETTER TO EDITOR
1.  Lipid-poor adrenal adenoma vs metastasis in lung cancer: diagnosis by “comparative enhancement” at multiphasic MRI
2.  Klinefelter syndrome and bronchial asthma; is there any relationship between the low testosterone levels and asthma exacerbations?
3.  Pneumomediastinum resulting in procedure failure during CT guided biopsy of anterior mediastinal lesion in two children
4.  Thymoma metastasis: Differential diagnosis of pleural nodules and masses
5.  Beaded pulmonary artery sign
6.  Managing hemoptysis: What to do or what not to do?
7.  The girl with the saturation gap
8.  Rigid TBNA: “A sledgehammer to crack a nut”!!
CASE-LETTER
1.  Koch’s with Kikuchi Together in a Young Male
2.  Multifocal Micronodular Pneumocyte Hyperplasia: a ‘touch-me-not’ pulmonary lesion in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
3.  A rare case of horseshoe lung with scimitar syndrome and persistent left SVC
4.  Granulomatous lymphocytic interstitial lung disease (GLILD) at the Emergency Department: think about it!
5.  Sustained Response to Low Dose Nifedipine in a Patient with Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
6.  A progressive granulomatous disease mimicking tuberculosis.
7.  Concomitant expression of exon-19 mutation EGFR and ALK gene rearrangement in metastatic adenocarcinoma lung responsive to crizotinib
8.  Antisynthetase Syndrome: initial and follow-up imaging features.
9.  EDAC presenting as intractable cough-A Case report
10.  Nebulizer Practices among Paramedics in India
11.  Rupture of Occlusion Balloon during Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy (TBLC)


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