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News from ERS Publications

March 07, 2017

The new ERS Monograph provides a comprehensive up-to-date overview of the use of anti-infectives in lung diseases, with chapters covering community- and hospital-acquired pneumonia, exacerbations of asthma and COPD, TB and nontuberculous mycobacteria pulmonary disease, pleural infection and fungal diseases. Other chapters address antibiotic stewardship in the community and hospital settings, the use of antibiotics in specific patient groups, mechanisms of action and resistance, diagnostic approaches, therapeutic options and the development of new drugs.


January 24, 2017

Unfortunately, owing to a technical problem, downloads of books in EPUB format are currently unavailable. Books can still be downloaded as PDFs.
We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and are working to resolve it.

January 12, 2017

Early-bird registration for Sleep and Breathing, the largest pan-European meeting of its kind, and the only meeting offering an integrated approach to the investigation and treatment of sleep disorders, is now open.
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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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