European Respiratory Society

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News from ERS Publications

June 26, 2019

The Confidences de Salon in the current issue of Breathe come from Carlos Robalo Cordeiro, the ERS Secretary General. Professor Cordeiro talks about his inspiration, happiest moments, heroes and achievements, and offers some excellent advice to those at the beginning of their professional career: never give up on a good idea. Click here to read the article in full or go to to browse the issue.

June 24, 2019

A study in ERJ Open Research suggests that it is both feasible and acceptable to deliver a home-based lower limb-specific resistance training (LLSRT) programme to patients with COPD. The study found that there were patient improvements in walking distance and breathlessness severity post-LLRT intervention. Click here to read the study in full or go to to browse this open access publication.

June 22, 2019

Benefit from our ERS Bookshop summer sale and save €5 on print copies of the ERS Handbook of Respiratory Medicine (2nd edition) and €15 on selected ERS Monographs, including Controversies in COPD, The Spectrum of Bronchial Infection, The Nose and Sinuses in Respiratory Disorders, and much more. Visit to browse the sale.

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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