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News from ERS Publications

June 22, 2018

ERS is very pleased to announce the appointment of new editors for several of its publications. Claudia Dobler (University of New South Wales, Australia; visiting research scholar Mayo Clinic, USA) will be succeeding Renata Riha as Chief Editor of Breathe, commencing her mandate in September 2018. John Hurst (University College London, UK) will be succeeding Robert Bals as Chief Editor of the ERS Monograph, commencing his mandate in January 2019. Alyn Morice (University of Hull, UK) will be succeeding Anita Simonds as Chief Editor of ERJ Open Research, commencing his mandate in January 2019. These editors will bring a wealth of experience to their roles to help guide the long-term strategic development and sustainability of the ERS publications portfolio.

June 01, 2018

The current issue of Breathe focuses on the influence of gender on respiratory conditions commencing in childhood. It includes a physiology masterclass on sex differences in respiratory function and examines the issue of gender differences in bronchiectasis. Read the introduction editorial from Chief Editor Renata Riha or browse the full table of contents.

May 31, 2018

Thursday 31 May is World No Tobacco Day. To mark this event, you can download the ebook of the ERS Monograph Smoking Cessation for free. This ebook offers a comprehensive review of the different aspects of smoking and smoking cessation in context with today's society. To get this book, add it to your cart on the ERS Publications website and complete the purchase process as normal. You will not be charged. Offer ends June 11, 2018.

About the ERS books

The ERS Monograph is the quarterly book series from the European Respiratory Society. Each Monograph covers a specific area of respiratory medicine, providing in-depth reviews that give clinicians at all levels a concise, comprehensive guide to symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. 

The ERS Handbooks are compact guides to broad areas of the respiratory field. Launched in 2010, the series now covers adult, paediatric and sleep respiratory medicine, and a companion volume of self-assessment questions is available.

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