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News from ERS Publications

May 19, 2015

A groundbreaking trial involving Monograph co-Guest Editor Stuart Elborn has found that a new drug treatment could improve the lives of children with cystic fibrosis. The results of the study have been published in the New England Journal of Medicine and feature in a news article in the Guardian.

Stuart Elborn was co-Guest Editor of Cystic Fibrosis. Access the issue online here or order your copy from

May 13, 2015

The new Lung Cancer ERS Monograph is now available to pre-order. Order by 17 May and save 10 Euros. Visit to order your copy.

May 13, 2015

The Obstructive Sleep Apnoea ERS Monograph is now available. The book is edited by experts in the field Ferran Barbé and Jean-Louis Pépin and considers the disease from four different perspectives: pathogenesis; at-risk populations; clinical scenarios; and treatment and management. "Obstructive Sleep Apnoea" provides the reader with a concise overview of the disease, and will prove a useful reference for pulmonologists concerned with its management.

ERS members can read Obstructive Sleep Apnoea online here. Orders are open now at

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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