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June 23, 2016

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!

June 23, 2016

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 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.

June 20, 2016

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 Monographaims 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.

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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