COVID 19-lung interactions: the salient points for pulmonologist
The COVID 19 virus gains entry into body by docking to ACE2 receptors of lungs. Subsequently it deranges the balance in RAS and destabilizes oxidant-antioxidant systems. It leads to cytokine storm a...
Oxygen is a drug prescribed and administered for specific indications with different pathophysiological mechanism. Oxygen is administered to treat hypoxia not dyspnea. Furthermore, the management of...
Nintedanib for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: An Indian perspective
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a chronic disease associated with progressive deterioration of lung function and ultimately death. Until recent past, no drug therapy was approved for the mana...
Recent changes in guidelines on programmatic management of drug resistant tuberculosis in India 2019: a paradigm shift in tuberculosis control
The new version of guidelines of programmatic management of drug resistant tuberculosis in India 2019 by Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme, Central TB Division, Directorate General of ...
Our experience of thoracic surgery during COVID19 pandemic
COVID19 pandemic has badly affected thoracic surgical services. In this difficult time Thoracic surgeons all over the world are boldly managing thoracic malignancies and life-threatening problems of...
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ISSN - Print: 2320-8775,, Online: 2320-9089
The Journal of Association of Chest Physicians, a publication of J Assoc Chest Physicians, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jacpjournal.org.
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