Vol 12, No 10 (October 2020): Journal of Thoracic Disease

Original Article

Comparison between quantitative computed tomography, scintigraphy, and anatomical methods for prediction of postoperative FEV1 and DLCO: effects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease status and resected lobes
Masanori Yokoba, Tsuyoshi Ichikawa, Shinya Harada, Kazu Shiomi, Masashi Mikubo, Mototsugu Ono, Dai Sonoda, Yukitoshi Satoh, Hironori Hanawa, Katsuhiko Naoki, Masato Katagiri
Does routine uniportal thoracoscopy during rib fixation identify more injuries and impact outcomes?
Jenny T. Bui, Sydney E. Browder, Hadley K. Wilson, Daniel G. Kindell, Jin H. Ra, Benjamin E. Haithcock, Jason M. Long
Salvage surgery to treat tumor regrowth after stereotactic body radiotherapy in primary non-small cell lung cancer
Takahisa Koizumi, Tadashi Aoki, Masayuki Saito, Yasushi Yamato, Go Furuyashiki, Akihiko Kitahara, Takehisa Hashimoto, Takehiro Watanabe, Masanori Tsuchida, for the Niigata Chest Surgery Research Group
Association between systemic lupus erythematosus and lung cancer: results from a pool of cohort studies and Mendelian randomization analysis
Haoxin Peng, Caichen Li, Xiangrong Wu, Yaokai Wen, Jinsheng Lin, Hengrui Liang, Ran Zhong, Jun Liu, Jianxing He, Wenhua Liang
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: trust the O2peak?
Francis-Edouard Gravier, Tristan Bonnevie, Fairuz Boujibar, Clément Médrinal, Guillaume Prieur, Yann Combret, Jean-François Muir, Jean-Marc Baste, David Debeaumont, Antoine Cuvelier
Does neoadjuvant targeted therapy provide an opportunity for resectable EGFR-mutant lung cancer: a real-world retrospective study
Chao Lv, Yuanyuan Ma, Qin Feng, Fangliang Lu, Yongkun Chi, Nan Wu, Jian Fang, Yue Yang
CT imaging features of different clinical types of COVID-19 calculated by AI system: a Chinese multicenter study
Xiaofei Hu, Wenbing Zeng, Yuhan Zhang, Zhiming Zhen, Yalan Zheng, Lin Cheng, Xianqi Wang, Haoran Luo, Shu Zhang, Zifeng Wu, Zeyu Sun, Xiuli Li, Yang Cao, Ming Xu, Jian Wang, Wei Chen
Epidemiology and risk factors of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Suzhou: a population-based cross-sectional study
Xiaopei Yan, Li Xu, Baoyu Shi, Hui Wang, Xiao Xu, Guopeng Xu
Clinicoradiopathological features and prognosis according to genomic alterations in patients with resected lung adenocarcinoma
Yeonseok Choi, Ki-Hwan Kim, Byeong-Ho Jeong, Kyung-Jong Lee, Hojoong Kim, O. Jung Kwon, Jhingook Kim, Yoon-La Choi, Ho Yun Lee, Sang-Won Um
Mid-term results of completely portal robotic lobectomy for stage I & II non-small cell lung cancer
Kingsfield Ong, Ali Akbar Fazuludeen, Aneez Dokeu Basheer Ahmed
Prognostic outcome after second primary lung cancer in patients with previously treated lung cancer by radiotherapy
Yijun Wu, Chang Han, Jiawei Zhu, Yuming Chong, Jianghao Liu, Liang Gong, Zhikai Liu, Ke Hu, Fuquan Zhang
Single-center experience with the frozen elephant trunk procedure in 111 patients with complex aortic disease
Oliver J. Liakopoulos, Axel Kroener, Anton Sabashnikov, Mohamed Zeriouh, Wael Ahmad, Yeong-Hoon Choi, Thorsten Wahlers
Impact of increased inflammation biomarkers on periprocedural myocardial infarction in patients undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention: a cohort study
Liding Zhao, Ya Li, Tian Xu, Yi Luan, Qingbo Lv, Yao Wang, Xue Lv, Guosheng Fu, Wenbin Zhang
Impact of cardiovascular risk factors on the clinical presentation and survival of pulmonary embolism without identifiable risk factor
Nuria Rodríguez-Núñez, Alberto Ruano-Raviña, Adriana Lama, Lucía Ferreiro, Jorge Ricoy, José M. Álvarez-Dobaño, Juan Suárez-Antelo, M. Elena Toubes, Carlos Rábade, Antonio Golpe, Tamara Lourido, Francisco Javier González-Barcala, Luis Valdés
F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose uptake in lymph nodes and sonographic features on endobronchial ultrasonography predict lymph node metastasis in lung cancer patients
Takashi Yamamichi, Masatoshi Kakihana, Yasuyuki Nitta, Wakako Hamanaka, Naohiro Kajiwara, Tatsuo Ohira, Norihiko Ikeda
Comparison of different surgical approaches for anterior mediastinal tumor
Yong Mao, Yuting Lan, Fei Cui, Hongsheng Deng, Yaoliang Zhang, Xi Wu, Wenhua Liang, Jun Liu, Hengrui Liang, Jianxing He
Chemical pleurodesis with Viscum album L. extract for secondary spontaneous pneumothorax in elderly patients
Jong Duk Kim, Jae Won Choi, Hyun Oh Park, Chung Eun Lee, In Seok Jang, Jun Young Choi, Dong Hoon Kang, Jae Jun Jung, Jun Ho Yang, Sung Ho Moon, Joung Hun Byun, Sung Hwan Kim, Jong Woo Kim
Adherence to quality measures improves survival in esophageal cancer in a retrospective cohort study of the national cancer database from 2004 to 2016
Akash Adhia, Joseph Feinglass, Cary Jo Schlick, David Odell
Surgical outcome for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients with extreme interventricular septal thickness: a propensity score matched study
Changwei Ren, Shengwei Wang, Jianbo Yu, Hongchang Guo, Hehe Ma, Zhipeng Wei, Kemin Liu, Yongqiang Lai
Type 2 diabetes is associated with failure of non-operative treatment for sternoclavicular joint infection
Shriya B. Reddy, Jack Mizelle, Helene M. Sterbling, Brenda Lin, Virginia R. Litle, Kei Suzuki
Postpartum pulmonary circulation in pregnant rats with monocrotaline-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension
He Jing, Mu Jin, Yue Li, Yuwei Sun, Jiakai Lu, Weiping Cheng
A new lung donor score to predict short and long-term survival in lung transplantation
Jonas P. Ehrsam, Ulrike Held, Isabelle Opitz, Ilhan Inci
Tracheobronchial stent sizing and deployment practices airway stenting practices around the world: a survey study
Roshen Mathew, Kedar Hibare, Levent Dalar, Winnie Elma Roy
Differentiating synchronous double primary lung adenocarcinomas from intrapulmonary metastasis by CT features, EGFR mutations and ALK rearrangement status
Xiaoyu Han, Jun Fan, Tong Liu, Na Li, Osamah Alwalid, Jin Gu, Heshui Shi
Is total arch replacement associated with an increased risk after acute type A dissection?
Mohamed Salem, Christine Friedrich, Rene Rusch, Derk Frank, Grischa Hoffmann, Georg Lutter, Rouven Berndt, Jochen Cremer, Assad Haneya, Thomas Puehler
The influence of thoracic duct ligation on long-term survival of patients with esophageal cancer: a propensity score-matched analysis
Xiang Fei, Xinyu Wang, Qijue Lu, Chaojing Lu, Hezhong Chen, Chunguang Li
Four-dimensional flow magnetic resonance imaging study to explain high prevalence of pulmonary vein stump thrombus after left upper lobectomy
Tadashi Umehara, Koji Takumi, Kazuhiro Ueda, Takuya Tokunaga, Aya Harada-Takeda, Soichi Suzuki, Masami Sato
Prognostic impact of lymph node ratio in patients with pT1–2N1M0 non-small cell lung cancer
Sumin Shin, Danbee Kang, Jong Ho Cho, Yong Soo Choi, Jhingook Kim, Jae Ill Zo, Young Mog Shim, Hong Kwan Kim
Isolated tricuspid valve surgery after congenital versus left heart- disease surgery: mid-term outcomes
Hong Cao, Xiaoxi Yang, Pablo Maureira, Jinping Liu, Junwei Liu, Pan Dan, Maxime Hubert, Jean-Pierre Villemot, Nianguo Dong, Yihua Liu
Clinical course of tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica
Hyun Kyu Cho, Byeong-Ho Jeong, Hojoong Kim
An artificial neural network model predicting pathologic nodal metastases in clinical stage I–II esophageal squamous cell carcinoma patients
Xiao-Long Liu, Chen-Ye Shao, Lei Sun, Yi-Yang Liu, Li-Wen Hu, Zhuang-Zhuang Cong, Yang Xu, Rong-Chun Wang, Jun Yi, Wei Wang
Risk factors of postoperative recurrence and potential candidate of adjuvant radiotherapy in lung adenosquamous carcinoma
Jianjiao Ni, Zhiqin Zheng, Juan Li, Yuan Li, Min Fan, Liang Liu
Obstructive sleep apnea-induced multi-organ dysfunction after elective coronary artery bypass surgery in coronary heart disease patients
Jiayang Wang, Xinxin Wang, Wenyuan Yu, Kui Zhang, Yongxiang Wei
Identification of microRNAs enriched in exosomes in human pericardial fluid of patients with atrial fibrillation based on bioinformatic analysis
Langsha Liu, Yubin Chen, Jie Shu, Can-E Tang, Ying Jiang, Fanyan Luo
Baseline impedance via manometry and ambulatory reflux testing are not equivalent when utilized in the evaluation of potential extra-esophageal gastroesophageal reflux disease
Thomas A. Zikos, George Triadafilopoulos, Afrin Kamal, Alexander Podboy, Irene S. Sonu, Kirsten A. Regalia, Monica C. Nandwani, Linda A. Nguyen, Nielsen Q. Fernandez-Becker, John O. Clarke
On-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery for multi-vessel coronary revascularization
Alina Zubarevich, Bakytbek Kadyraliev, Vagram Arutyunyan, Vahe Chragyan, Magomedganipa Askadinov, Artem Sozkov, Danil Ponomarev, Irina Zyazeva, Michel Pompeu Barros Oliveira Sá, Anja Osswald, Konstantinos Tsagakis, Daniel Wendt, Arjang Ruhparwar, Alexander Weymann, Konstantin Zhigalov
Predictive factors related to pleural dissemination in non-small cell lung cancer
Nozomu Motono, Shun Iwai, Iijima Yoshihito, Katsuo Usuda, Sohsuke Yamada, Hidetaka Uramoto
Clinical utility of thoracic endosonography (EBUS/EUS-b) in mediastinal staging of patients with non-small cell lung cancer: comparison with integrated PET/CT—a real-life prospective study in Greece
Serafeim Chrysikos, Ioannis Gkiozos, Katerina Dimakou, Eleftherios Zervas, Theodoros Karampitsakos, Maria Anyfanti, Argyrios Tzouvelekis, Konstantinos Samitas, Mina Gaga, Nikolaos Koulouris, Ioannis Vasileiadis, Konstantinos Syrigos
Pattern of subcarinal lymph node metastasis and dissection strategy for thoracic esophageal cancer
Qi-Xin Shang, Yun-Cang Wang, Yu-Shang Yang, Wei-Peng Hu, Long-Qi Chen
A systematic review and meta-analysis of thoracoscopic versus thoracotomy sleeve lobectomy
Yifan Zhong, Yang Wang, Xuefei Hu, Gege Wang, Yunlang She, Jiajun Deng, Lei Zhang, Qiao Peng, Yuming Zhu, Gening Jiang, Minglei Yang, Dong Xie, Chang Chen
Antitussive effect of a magnesium infusion during anesthetic emergence in patients with double-lumen endotracheal tube: a randomized controlled trial
Min Hur, Jong Yeop Kim, Dae Hee Kim, Ji Young Yoo, Han-Bit Shin, Bumhee Park, Myungseob Kim, Eunjeong Park, Sung Yong Park
Reasons for extended length of stay following chest tube removal in general thoracic surgical patients
Ammar Asban, Rongbing Xie, Peter Abraham, James K. Kirklin, James Donahue, Benjamin Wei
Economic evaluation of the specialized donor care facility for thoracic organ donor management
Jason M. Gauthier, Maria B. Majella Doyle, William C. Chapman, Gary Marklin, Chad A. Witt, Elbert P. Trulock, Derek E. Byers, Ramsey R. Hachem, Michael K. Pasque, Bryan F. Meyers, G. Alexander Patterson, Ruben G. Nava, Benjamin D. Kozower, Daniel Kreisel, Su-Hsin Chang, Varun Puri
The prognostic value of pretreatment prognostic nutritional index in patients with small cell lung cancer and it’s influencing factors: a meta-analysis of observational studies
Ai-Min Jiang, Rui Zhao, Na Liu, Yu-Yan Ma, Meng-Di Ren, Tao Tian, Yu Yao
The prognosis of stage I non-small cell lung cancer with visceral pleural invasion and whole pleural adhesion after video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy: A single center retrospective study
Youngkyu Moon, Si Young Choi, Mi Hyoung Moon
The global COVID-19 pandemic at a crossroads: relevant countermeasures and ways ahead
Yimin Zhou, Jun Li, Zuguo Chen, Qingsong Luo, Xiangdong Wu, Lingjian Ye, Haiyang Ni, Chunnan Fei
Influence of moderate hypothermic circulatory arrest on outcome in patients undergoing elective replacement of thoracic aorta
Mohamed Salem, Christine Friedrich, Alexander Thiem, Mostafa Ahmed Salem, Yasemin Erdal, Thomas Puehler, Rene Rusch, Rouven Berndt, Jochen Cremer, Assad Haneya
Pretreatment prognostic nutritional index is a prognostic marker for extensive-stage small cell lung cancer patients treated with anlotinib
Jingjing Liu, Shuang Li, Shuang Zhang, Changliang Yang, Liang Zhang, Bin Zhang, Ying Cheng, Changli Wang
Clinical utility of a composite scoring system including Charlson Comorbidity Index score in patients with interstitial lung disease
Hiroyuki Yagyu, Kota Murohashi, Yu Hara, Yusuke Saigusa, Ayako Aoki, Nobuaki Kobayashi, Takeshi Kaneko
Coronary artery calcium scoring on non-gated, non-contrast chest computed tomography (CT) using wide-detector, high-pitch and fast gantry rotation: comparison with dedicated calcium scoring CT
Jae Min Shin, Tae Hoon Kim, Ji Young Kim, Chul Hwan Park
Feasibility of thoracoscopic pulmonary bullectomy using a transareolar approach for treatment of primary spontaneous pneumothorax
Tomohiro Yazawa, Hitoshi Igai, Fumi Ohsawa, Ryohei Yoshikawa, Natsumi Matsuura, Mitsuhiro Kamiyoshihara
Risk factors related to the recurrence of pneumothorax in patients with emphysema
Beomsu Shin, Sae Byol Kim, Chang Wan Kim, Il Hwan Park, Won-Yeon Lee, Chun Sung Byun
Difference in inflammation, atherosclerosis, and platelet activation between coronary artery aneurysm and coronary artery ectasia
Wei Wei, Xingxu Wang, Zhenghao Huang, Xiaolin Li, Yu Luo
Impact of EGFR amplification on survival of patients with EGFR exon 20 insertion-positive non-small cell lung cancer
Xin Gao, Xue-Wu Wei, Ming-Ying Zheng, Zhi-Hong Chen, Xu-Chao Zhang, Wen-Zhao Zhong, Jin-Ji Yang, Yi-Long Wu, Qing Zhou
Risk factors and long-term outcomes of elderly patients complicating with acute kidney injury after type A acute aortic dissection surgery: a retrospective study
Zhigang Wang, Min Ge, Tao Chen, Cheng Chen, Qiuyan Zong, Lichong Lu, Kunsheng Li, Dongjin Wang
Impact of the interferon-γ release assay and glomerular filtration rate on the estimation of active tuberculosis risk before bronchoscopic examinations: a retrospective pilot study
Fumihiro Yamaguchi, Haruka Yoda, Mina Hiraiwa, Yo Shiratori, Shota Onozaki, Mari Ito, Saori Kashima, Miku Kosuge, Kenji Atarashi, Hidekazu Cho, Shohei Shimizu, Akira Fujishima, Ayaka Mase, Yuki Osakabe, Toshitaka Funaki, Daisuke Inoue, Yohei Yamazaki, Hidetsugu Tateno, Takuya Yokoe, Yusuke Shikama
Use of endoscopic ultrasound in pre-treatment staging of esophageal cancer did not alter management plan
Mark Radlinski, Linda W. Martin, Dustin M. Walters, Patrick Northup, Andrew Y. Wang, Terri Rodee, Bryan G. Sauer, Vanessa M. Shami
Remifentanil versus dexmedetomidine for treatment of cardiac surgery patients with moderate to severe noninvasive ventilation intolerance (REDNIVIN): a prospective, cohort study
Guang-Wei Hao, Jing-Chao Luo, Yan Xue, Guo-Guang Ma, Ying Su, Jun-Yi Hou, Shen-Ji Yu, Kai Liu, Ji-Li Zheng, Guo-Wei Tu, Zhe Luo
Bioprosthetic or mechanical heart valves: prosthesis choice for borderline patients?—Results from 9,616 cases recorded in Polish national cardiac surgery registry
Krzysztof Bartus, Radosław Litwinowicz, Jerzy Sadowski, Grzegorz Filip, Mariusz Kowalewski, Piotr Suwalski, Piotr Mazur, Anna Kędziora, Marek Jasiński, Marek Deja, Mariusz Kuśmierczyk, Pawel Czub, Michal Zembala, Marek Jemielity, Rafał Pawlaczyk, Zdzisław Tobota, Bohdan Maruszewski, Boguslaw Kapelak
Pulmonary emphysema is associated with fungal sensitization in asthma
Yuta Kono, Masako To, Ryuta Tsuzuki, Satoshi Yamawaki, Seiko Soeda, Yasuo To
The impacts of ubiquilin 1 (UBQLN1) knockdown on cells viability, proliferation, and apoptosis are mediated by p53 in A549 lung cancer cells
Xinghua Zhang, Yunshu Su, Huiqing Lin, Xiaoli Yao
Preliminary investigation of relationship between clinical indicators and CT manifestation patterns of COVID-19 pneumonia improvement
Nannan Shi, Fengxiang Song, Fengjun Liu, Pengrui Song, Yang Lu, Qinguo Hou, Xinyan Hua, Yun Ling, Jiulong Zhang, Chao Huang, Lei Shi, Zhiyong Zhang, Fei Shan, Qi Zhang, Yuxin Shi
WNT/β-catenin pathway activation via Wnt1 overexpression and Axin1 downregulation correlates with cadherin-catenin complex disruption and increased lymph node involvement in micropapillary-predominant lung adenocarcinoma
Liang Zhu, Shifeng Yang, Linfeng Zheng, Gu Zhang, Guoping Cheng
Patient motivations for non-adherence to lung cancer screening in a military population
Kenneth P. Seastedt, Michael J. Luca, Jared L. Antevil, Robert F. Browning, Philip S. Mullenix, Junewai L. Reoma, Sean A. McKay
Lobectomy is superior to segmentectomy for peripheral high grade non-small cell lung cancer ≤2 cm
Mirza Zain Baig, Syed S. Razi, Joanna F. Weber, Cliff P. Connery, Faiz Y. Bhora
Comparison of the outcomes of sublobar resection and stereotactic body radiotherapy for stage T1-2N0M0 non-small cell lung cancer with tumor size ≤ 5 cm: a propensity score matching analysis
Baiqiang Dong, Xuan Zhu, Jianan Jin, Yuanyuan Chen, Hangjie Ying, Yamei Chen, Fangxiao Lu, Wei Shen, Jin Wang, Ming Chen
Genomic alterations of whole exome sequencing in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma before and after radiotherapy
Guixiang Weng, Wei Zhao, Yanwei Yin, Suzhen Wang, Lei Du, Ning Liu, Dianbin Mu, Qingxi Yu, Shuanghu Yuan
Predictive factors of cough after uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic pulmonary resection
Liu-Ying Pan, Li-Ping Peng, Chun Xu, Cheng Ding, Jun Chen, Wen-Yi Wang, Xin-Yu Zhu, Jun Zhao, Chang Li
Factors associated with the costs of hospitalization after esophagectomy: a retrospective observational study at a three-tertiary cancer hospital in China
Qi Liu, Yong-Kui Yu, Deng-Yun Wang, Wen-Qun Xing
Analysis of postoperative complications and risk factors in patients with permanent pacemaker implantation
Songbo Jing, Shan Hu, Shuai Ma
Propensity-matched analysis of two port approach versus three port approach for totally thoracoscopic mitral valve replacement
Jian Liu, Peijian Wei, Jiexu Ma, Liangzheng Fang, Zhao Chen, Zhongming Cao, Fangzhou Liu, Yanjun Liu, Tong Tan, Hongxiang Wu, Huanlei Huang, Jimei Chen, Jian Zhuang, Bin Xie, Huiming Guo
CT-guided percutaneous implantation of 125I particles in treatment of early lung cancer
Dong-Yong Yang, Yan-Ping Lin, Cheng Xue, Ji-Min Fan, Yi Wang, Chi Cai, Duan-Hong Song, Yi-Ming Zeng
Bilateral partial pectoralis major muscle turnover flaps for the management of deep sternal wound infection following cardiac surgery
Hui Zhang, Jing Lin, Hongwei Yang, Yichao Pan, Liangwan Chen
Efficacy and safety of anlotinib in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Yuejiao Zhong, Qiang Wei, You Lu, Xiuliang Tang, Zhongqiu Wang, Lingxiang Chen
Extraction of airway foreign bodies with bronchoscopy under general anesthesia in adults: an analysis of 38 cases
Yuling Wang, Juan Wang, Yinghua Pei, Xiaojian Qiu, Ting Wang, Min Xu, Jie Zhang
Short-term and mid-term effects of radiofrequency ablation in mitral valve surgery in patients with different left atrial sizes
Ming-Hui Yao, Chong-Lei Ren, Lin Zhang, Liang-Gang Li, Sheng-Li Jiang

Letter to the Editor

Rigid bronchoscopy in malignant airway fistula using dexmedetomidine
Benedikt Kowalski, Hülya Begdeda, Bastian Grande, Claudio Caviezel, Marco P. Zalunardo, Daniel P. Franzen
Pulmonary metastases of lung adenocarcinoma mimicking COVID-19 pneumonia
Takayuki Shiroyama, Haruhiko Hirata, Izumi Nagatomo, Yoshito Takeda, Atsushi Kumanogoh
Clinical features of 64 patients (outside Hubei) with COVID-19 in Wenzhou, China
Zhangwei Qiu, Wei Dai, Madiha-Zahra Syeda, Liujian Ouyang, Jie Lin, Laifang Sun, Zhefeng Leng, Xinmiao Chen, Xiaoting Xu, Yaxin Zhao, Binyu Ying, Xian Shen, Songmin Ying, Yuanrong Dai
Lung transplantation during COVID-19 outbreak in mainland China
Chun-Rong Ju, Wei-Jie Guan, Jian-Xing He

Review Article on Small Cell Lung Cancer2

Immunotherapy for extensive stage small cell lung cancer
Jose M. Pacheco
Prophylactic cranial irradiation or MRI surveillance for extensive stage small cell lung cancer
James M. Taylor, Chad G. Rusthoven, Drew Moghanaki
Radiosurgery for small-cell lung cancer brain metastases: a review
Tyler P. Robin, Chad G. Rusthoven
PARP inhibitors for small cell lung cancer and their potential for integration into current treatment approaches
Ranya Barayan, Xiaozhuo Ran, Benjamin H. Lok
Paraneoplastic syndromes in small cell lung cancer
Zaid Soomro, Michael Youssef, Shlomit Yust-Katz, Ali Jalali, Akash J. Patel, Jacob Mandel
Systemic therapy options following first-line chemoimmunotherapy in small-cell lung cancer
Jose M. Pacheco
Systemic therapy for limited stage small cell lung carcinoma
Vanita Noronha, Anbarasan Sekhar, Vijay Maruti Patil, Nandini Menon, Amit Joshi, Akhil Kapoor, Kumar Prabhash
Surgery for limited stage small cell lung cancer
Anna K. Gergen, Christopher D. Scott, John D. Mitchell
Drugs in development for small cell lung cancer
Michael T. Serzan, Saira Farid, Stephen V. Liu

Original Article on Children’s Respiratory Health and Air Quality3

Prevalence of respiratory diseases in relation to smoking rate in adults living in four Chinese cities: a comparison between 2017– 2018 and 1993–1996
Meilin Yan, Jicheng Gong, Qin Liu, Wenyan Li, Xiaoli Duan, Suzhen Cao, Sai Li, Lingyan He, Zixuan Yin, Weiwei Lin, Junfeng Jim Zhang
Effects of indoor environment and lifestyle on respiratory health of children in Chongqing, China
Wenyan Li, Qin Liu, Yiwen Chen, Bo Yang, Xin Huang, Yueyue Li, Junfeng Jim Zhang
Respiratory health effects of residential individual and cumulative risk factors in children living in two cities of the Pearl River Delta Region, China
Jianqing Lin, Weiwei Lin, Zixuan Yin, Xi Fu, Dejian Mai, Shaojie Fu, Junfeng Jim Zhang, Jicheng Gong, Ning Feng, Lingyan He
Changes in children’s respiratory morbidity and residential exposure factors over 25 years in Chongqing, China
Yueyue Li, Xin Huang, Qin Liu, Wenyan Li, Bo Yang, Yiwen Chen, Weiwei Lin, Junfeng Jim Zhang
Changes in children’s asthma prevalence over two decades in Lanzhou: effects of socioeconomic, parental and household factors
Suzhen Cao, Dongsen Wen, Sai Li, Xiaoli Duan, Yaqun Zhang, Jicheng Gong, Qian Guo, Xiangyu Xu, Ning Qin, Xin Meng, Junfeng Jim Zhang
Long-term exposure to PM2.5 and Children’s lung function: a dose-based association analysis
Sai Li, Suzhen Cao, Xiaoli Duan, Yaqun Zhang, Jicheng Gong, Xiangyu Xu, Qian Guo, Xin Meng, Mcswain Bertrand, Junfeng Jim Zhang

Review Article on Children’s Respiratory Health and Air Quality3

Trends in ambient air pollution levels and PM2.5 chemical compositions in four Chinese cities from 1995 to 2017
Zixuan Yin, Xiaofeng Huang, Lingyan He, Suzhen Cao, Junfeng Jim Zhang

Erratum

Erratum to acute exacerbation of interstitial lung diseases secondary to systemic rheumatic diseases: a prospective study and review of the literature
Andreina Manfredi, Marco Sebastiani, Stefania Cerri, Caterina Vacchi, Roberto Tonelli, Giovanni Della Casa, Giulia Cassone, Amelia Spinella, Fabrizio Pancaldi, Fabrizio Luppi, Carlo Salvarani

Disclosure:

1. The series “Airway Surgery” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any funding or sponsorship. Servet Bölükbas served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.

2. The series “Small Cell Lung Cancer” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any funding or sponsorship. Jose Pacheco served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.

3. The series “Children’s Respiratory Health and Air Quality” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any funding or sponsorship. Junfeng Zhang, Howard Kopen and Haidong Kan served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.