Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Palliative Care in Respiratory Disease - available now

The new ERS Monograph, Palliative Care in Respiratory Disease, is available now in PDF, ePub, web and print. It provides a comprehensive overview of palliative care in respiratory disease, including coverage of policy variations around the world, epidemiology of advanced respiratory diseases, access to palliative care and the need for care in a range of chronic respiratory diseases from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis to lung cancer and cystic fibrosis. There are detailed sections on breathlessness, focusing on symptom definition, patient and caregiver experiences, physiological mechanisms, measurement and management; and on care for patients with advanced disease who are in the terminal phases of their illness.

Read the latest articles in ERJ Open Research

ERJ Open Research, the open-access research journal from the European Respiratory Society, publishes continuously online, and has now been accepted for indexing in PubMed Central. Read the latest papers and find out how to submit your research at openres.ersjournals.com.

Sign up for ERS book email alerts

Did you know you can sign up to receive an email alert whenever a new ERS book is published? Just go to erspublications.com/content/ers-books-content-alerts and enter your details.

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

The August ERJ is online now

The latest issue of the European Respiratory Journal is available online now. Read it at erj.ersjournals.com

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Improving the mobile experience

The latest ERS Monograph, SARS, MERS and other Viral Lung Infections, is available to download in EPUB format as well as PDF and web view. This means you can read it in iBooks, Play Books and other tablet and smartphone apps, and enables you to change the text size and background colour, as well as making notes and adding your own bookmarks. Just log in, download the file and start reading!

Online access to SARS, MERS and other Viral Lung Infections

Each print copy of SARS, MERS and other Viral Lung Infections, the latest ERS Monograph, includes a unique access code to give you online access to the book in web, PDF and EPUB formats.
Simply buy the book from ERSbookshop.com and follow the instructions inside the front cover.
If you're an ERS member, or you work or study at a subscribing institution, you automatically have access to all the ERS Monographs online already.

Monday, 20 June 2016

SARS, MERS and other Viral Lung Infections - online now!

Viral respiratory tract infections are important and common causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. In the past two decades, several novel viral respiratory infections have emerged with epidemic potential that threaten global health security. This Monograph aims to provide an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of severe acute respiratory syndrome, Middle East respiratory syndrome and other viral respiratory infections, including seasonal influenza, avian influenza, respiratory syncytial virus and human rhinovirus, through six chapters written by authoritative experts from around the globe.