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  1. Lockdown has been enforced globally to curb the spread of SARS-CoV-2. Patients with uncontrolled asthma are at risk of severe illness from COVID-19, highlighting the priority of adequate asthma control during ...

    Authors: Dina S. Sheha, Asmaa S. Abdel-Rehim, Osama M. Abdel-Latif, Maryam A. Abdelkader, Riham H. Raafat, Sarah A. Sallam and Nayera S. Mostafa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:12

    Content type: Research

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  2. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Abdullah Al Noman, Md. Shofiqul Islam, Samiron Sana, Prapti Mondal, Rima Islam Meem, Sohel Rana, Debashish Mondol, Manoshi Sana, Sheikh I. Hossain, Taufique Joarder and Kishor Mazumder

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:11

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:8

  3. Being a newly emerging disease, little is known about its long-lasting post-COVID-19 consequences. The aim of this work is to assess the frequency, patterns, and determinants of persistent post-COVID-19 sympto...

    Authors: Islam Galal, Aliae A. R. Mohamed Hussein, Mariam T. Amin, Mahmoud M. Saad, Hossam Eldeen E. Zayan, Mustafa Z. Abdelsayed, Mohamed M. Moustafa, Abdel Rahman Ezzat, Radwa E. D. Helmy, Howida K. Abd_Elaal, Nasrallah A. Al Massry, Mohamed A. Soliman, Asmaa M. Ismail, Karima M. S. Kholief, Enas Fathy and Maiada K. Hashem

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:10

    Content type: Research

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  4. The ongoing acute respiratory disease pandemic termed COVID-19 caused by a newly emerged coronavirus has jeopardized the world’s health and economic sectors. As of 20 July 2020, the virus now known as SARS-CoV...

    Authors: Abdullah Al Noman, Md. Shofiqul Islam, Samiron Sana, Prapti Mondal, Rima Islam Meem, Sohel Rana, Debashish Mondol, Manoshi Sana, Sheikh I. Hossain, Taufique Joarder and Kishor Mazumder

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:8

    Content type: Reviews

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    The Correction to this article has been published in The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:11

  5. Usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) is a fatal disease that is associated with poor prognosis and survival. Several growth factors such as IGFs (insulin-like growth factors) and IGFBPs (insulin-like growth fact...

    Authors: M. Habeb, S. Embarak, A. Fathy and M. Zalat

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:6

    Content type: Research

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  6. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was announced in early December 2019. The pandemic situation is declared. This study aimed to evaluate the role of biomarkers in estimating the severity and predicting the p...

    Authors: Mohamed El-Shabrawy, Maha E. Alsadik, Maher El-Shafei, Ahmed A. Abdelmoaty, Ahmed S. Alazzouni, Marwa M. Esawy and Marwa A. Shabana

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:5

    Content type: Research

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  7. Asthma-COPD overlap (ACO) according to GINA and GOLD is not a single disease and is described by persistent airflow limitation with several features usually associated with asthma and several features usually ...

    Authors: Ahmed Youssef Shabaan, Rasha Galal Daabis, Ahmed Mohamed Abdelhady and Dina Hassan Ibrahim

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:4

    Content type: Research

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  8. The incidence of childhood interstitial lung diseases increased in the last years in Egypt. Changes in environmental and climatic conditions may be contributing factors. Also, raising birds at home increased i...

    Authors: Sally Raafat Ishak, Azza Mohammed Hassan and Terez Boshra Kamel

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:2

    Content type: Research

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  9. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) causes changes in sleep quality with accompanied nocturnal drops in oxygen saturation leading to cardiac dysrhythmias, pulmonary hypertension, and more arousal. How...

    Authors: Adel H. A. Ghoneim, Mohamed S. El-Gammal, Yasmeen R. Ahmed and Doaa M. Gad

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2021 15:1

    Content type: Research

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  10. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common, preventable, and treatable disease that is characterized by persistent respiratory symptoms and airflow limitation that is due to airway and/or alveola...

    Authors: Sreenu Thalla, Akhila Yerubandi, Sk. Hafeezunnisa, Sk. Jareena and Sivakshari Makkapati

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:46

    Content type: Research

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  11. Cognitive dysfunction in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia (IIP) is an important clinical co-morbidity that is associated with impaired lung function. The aim of the work is to assess cognitive function in major ...

    Authors: Mohamed W. Zakaria, Reem I. El-Korashy, Mostafa O. Shaheen, Samah Selim and Kwashi J. Amum

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:45

    Content type: Research

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  12. Screening of post-intubation stenosis can allow early diagnosis, early management of stenosis, and possible prevention of progress. Fiberoptic bronchoscope is the gold standard for diagnosis of tracheal stenos...

    Authors: Shereen Farghaly, Ashraf Zin El-Abdeen, Lamiaa H. Shaaban, Hossam El-Deen Galal M. El-Malah and Maida Kamal

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:44

    Content type: Research

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  13. Oxygen therapy is essential in the management of patients with respiratory problem, including after endotracheal extubation. Conventional oxygen devices may be inadequate in patients requiring high inspiratory...

    Authors: Mona M. A. Abo-Galala, Iman H. E. Galal, Eman B. Abdel-Fattah and Basel B. M. Kamel

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:42

    Content type: Research

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  14. Krebs von den Lungen (KL-6) is elevated in serum of interstitial lung disease (ILD) patients based on its leakage from the alveolar space into the blood; KL-6 is significantly higher in patients with acute exa...

    Authors: Zainab H. Saeed, Mohammed H. Magdy, Emad A. Abdelnaem and Madyan M. Mahmoud

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:41

    Content type: Research

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  15. Exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) represent important events in the management of COPD because of its negative impact on health status and disease progression. The etiology of acute...

    Authors: Elsayed Ahmed Fahmy, Heba Wagih Abdelwahab, Heba Elsayed Eldegla and Mohammed Khairy Fahmy Elbadrawy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:38

    Content type: Research

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  16. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Yousef Ahmed and Manal A. Mahmoud

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:36

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 13:Art25

  17. The aim of this study is to evaluate adherence to inhaler therapy in asthmatic patients and examine drug-related factors affecting medication adherence among Egyptian asthma patients. The study was carried out...

    Authors: Abdellah H K Ali, Esraa Ameen, Kamal Atta and Khaled Fawzy Alkhayat

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:35

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:40

  18. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common condition in the general population that is highly correlated to obesity, and it is associated with major cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. In Egypt, obesity rat...

    Authors: Ahmed Gharib and Shahira Loza

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:34

    Content type: Research

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  19. Mature blood cells can be differentiated from hematopoietic stem cells; thus, the latter can play a crucial role in maintaining defense against different microorganisms. Thus, hematopoietic stem cell transplan...

    Authors: Mohamed Zidan, Dalia Ahmed Nafea, Hadir Ahmed Said Okasha, Ahmed Farag Abouelnour and Heba Ahmed Eshmawey

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:33

    Content type: Research

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  20. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a newly emerging pandemic that affected millions of people worldwide caused by novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. The first cases reported suffered from respiratory symptoms.

    Authors: Eman Sobh, Einas Abuarrah, Khloud Gamal Abdelsalam, Sohaila Sabry Awad, Mohamed Ahmed Badawy, Mohamed A. Fathelbab, Mohamed Ahmed Aboulfotouh and Mohamed Fawzi Awadallah

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:32

    Content type: Reviews

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  21. Dyspnea is a frequent symptom among patients with thyroid disorders. However, its actual causative mechanism is not clear. The diaphragm is the main inspiratory muscle and contraction of the diaphragm is essen...

    Authors: Heba H. Eltrawy, Inass Hassan Ahmad, Fatma Mohamed Elhussieny and Sherief Abdullah Nassib

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:30

    Content type: Research

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  22. The pathologic basis of childhood community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) involves the generation of reactive oxygen species by immune cells leading to cellular damage and lung congestion. Serum antioxidants and vi...

    Authors: Bankole Peter Kuti, Alex Ifeoluwa Akinwumi, Demilade Kehinde Kuti and Kazeem Olanrewaju Amoo

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:29

    Content type: Research

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  23. Context and purpose: lung cancer is the second in the incidence rate and the first in death rate in the United States of America in 2017. Its treatment depends upon the tumor staging as well as the histologica...

    Authors: Heba Said Gharraf, Sayed Mohamed Mehana and Mostafa Ali ElNagar

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:28

    Content type: Research

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  24. Pleural collections of the transudative type occur frequently in patients who need mechanical ventilation (MV). Treatment of the etiology of the effusion takes a prolonged duration of time. The study intended ...

    Authors: Heba Said Gharraf and Alaa El Din AbdAllah

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:27

    Content type: Research

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  25. Fiberoptic bronchoscopy and medical thoracoscopy are basic interventional modalities for the diagnosis of a wide variety of pleuropulmonary diseases. In some cases, we need fast and accurate results for decisi...

    Authors: Mohammed Elsaid Hantera, Salwa Atef Ganna, Ayman Mohamed Elsaka and Walaa Mowafy El-Lawaty

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:26

    Content type: Research

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  26. The observations of some recent epidemiological studies offer hope for a reduced impact of COVID-19 for countries which practice universal BCG vaccination policy.

    Authors: Aliae A. R. Mohamed Hussein, Marwa Rashad Salem, Samar Salman, A F Abdulrahim, Nasrallah A. Al Massry, Mahmoud Saad, Nesrine Ben Hadj Dahman and Ahmed Negida

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:25

    Content type: Commentaries

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  27. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are both common in the adult population. The coexistence and association of both COPD and OSA have been described as the overlap s...

    Authors: Ahmed Gharib

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:24

    Content type: Reviews

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  28. Prognostic markers play an essential role in the proper management of community-acquired pneumonia. This research work aimed to evaluate the association of RDW and /or MPV with mortality and morbidity in patie...

    Authors: Sahar Farghly, Randa Abd-Elkader, Randa A. El Zohne and Doaa M. Abd El-Kareem

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:23

    Content type: Research

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  29. Different inflammatory cytokines play a role in the mechanism and pathogenesis of fibrosis in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia (IIP). Transforming growth factor-beta1 (TGF-β1) has become a subject of interest...

    Authors: Mohamed W. Zakaria, Reem I. El-Korashy, Samah Selim, Ingy Badawy and Kwashi J. Amum

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:22

    Content type: Research

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  30. Cancer development is associated with deregulated microRNA (miRNA) in body fluids including serum, plasma, and bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL). Early diagnosis and early treatment of lung cancer improve survival ...

    Authors: Samar A. Mansour, Amgad A. Farhat, Ayman H. Abd El-Zaher, Adel S. Bediwy, Said M. Abdou, Ayman A. Al Saka and Abdel Aziz A. Zidan

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:20

    Content type: Research

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  31. Researches to detect the ideal agent for pleurodesis are still continuous; iodopovidone is one of the best agents for pleurodesis that are commonly used. Tranexamic acid is also considered by many authors as a...

    Authors: Ayman H. Abd El Zaher and Ayman S. El Dib

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:19

    Content type: Research

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  32. The (T) allele of MUC5B gene is strongly correlated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and interstitial lung diseases (ILD) related to autoimmune conditions in Caucasians, but no data is available regard...

    Authors: Hoda Ali Abu Yusuf, Mohamed Galal, Safy Kaddah, Marwa el Sharkawy, Mohamed Shaaban Mousa and Heba Moussa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:18

    Content type: Research

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  33. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a well-known respiratory system disorder impacting patient’s morbidity and mortality. Many COPD patients die from cardiovascular diseases. Criteria of arterial s...

    Authors: Waleed Mansour, Mohamed El-Shabrawy, Wael A. Khalil, Ahmad S. Eldamanhory and Sameh Embarak

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:14

    Content type: Research

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  34. Bird fanciers’ lung (BFL) is a very famous type of hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP) produced by airborne exposure to avian antigens. Immunological response and duration of exposure to the avian protein increa...

    Authors: Nezar R. Mohamed, Eman Ramadan Ghazawy and Zainab H. Saeed

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:17

    Content type: Research

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  35. Intratumoral chemotherapy (ITC) has been used by many groups; the combination of heat and cytotoxic drugs increases the ability to destroy the malignant cells. The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy ...

    Authors: Mohamed A. Tohlob, Lucy A. Suliman, Ahmed S. Elmorsy, Mohamed A. Ibrahim and Asem A. Hewidy

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:16

    Content type: Research

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  36. Fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) can be used as a rapid indicator of eosinophilic airway inflammation and steroid responsiveness in patients with bronchial asthma, but this role in chronic cough is still...

    Authors: Eman Shebl and Hanaa Abdel-moety

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:15

    Content type: Research

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  37. Acute kidney injury (AKI) worsens the outcome in mechanically ventilated patients. The occurrence of AKI may have an effect on weaning from mechanical ventilation (MV). The purpose of this work is to study the...

    Authors: Ahmed Gouda El-Gazzar, Mahmoud Mohamad El-Salahy, Tarek Samy Essway, Samar Nasef Mohammed and Marwa Elsayed Elnaggar

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:13

    Content type: Research

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  38. Bronchiectasis may be associated and/or co-exist with respiratory diseases as bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or non-respiratory diseases. However, data about this association...

    Authors: Aliae Mohamed-Hussein and Hoda Makhlouf

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:9

    Content type: Research

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  39. The ability of computed tomography (CT) in illustrating the pathology of lung parenchyma in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) was discussed previously in many articles. However, the co...

    Authors: Mohamed Mahros, Hossam Hosny, Ayman Ismail and Heba Moussa

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:8

    Content type: Research

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  40. Vocal cords signify an imperative lane for air flow in and out of the respiratory tract along with a phonetic role. So, the aim of this work is to assess the impact of habitual versus occasional utilization of...

    Authors: Ahmed Mohammed Abumossalam, Hanan Abdelsattar Ahmed, Omar Mohamed Ibrahim, Talal Mohamad Saad Algreisy and Abdullah Mohmad Al-Shenqiti

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:12

    Content type: Research

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  41. Platelets play an essential role in both coagulation system and the host immune defenses against infection including community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). This work aimed to study the possibility of using platel...

    Authors: Adel H. A. Ghoneim, Mohammad A. Mohammad, Mohammad A. Elghamrawy and Sameh Embarak

    Citation: The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology 2020 14:11

    Content type: Research

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