Current Issue
Volume: 38
Number: 4
Index: December 2010
Clinical Focus:Respiratory Care
Editorial Calendar
December 2010
Clinical Focus: Respiratory Medicine
  • Asthma and the athlete
    • Vocal cord dysfunction
    • Exercise-induced asthma
    • Exercise-induced bronchospasm
  • COPD
    • Obesity and COPD
    • Relationship between COPD and nutrition intake
  • Treatment options for steroid-induced osteoporosis in men
  • Treatments for asthma
    • Bronchodilators, anticholinergics
    • Corticosteroids
    • Metered-dose vs other types of inhalers
  • Respiratory infections in winter sports athletes
  • Asthma in elite athletes
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation and physical activity
  • Fitness and long-term oxygen therapy/lung transplantation
  • Airflow function and the metabolic syndrome
View More
Submission deadline: November 05
Fast-Track deadline: November 15
Fast-Track peer review is available for those papers requiring immediate review (for an additional fee). Complete peer review is finalized in 1-2 weeks and comments are provided to the author within 72 hours of their receipt by the editorial office. Authors are asked to submit a revised manuscript within 10-12 days. Accepted manuscripts are processed within 2-3 weeks, published online within 3 business days of final author approval, and in print in the next available issue.
Submit your FAST-TRACK manuscript online today. It's fast, it's easy! Just follow the detailed instructions, fill in all the required fields, and upload your manuscript.
Get started NOW!
[email protected]

[email protected]

[email protected]

[email protected]

Document Delivery Services

[email protected]

[email protected] [email protected]

[email protected]

Managing Director:
John Elduff
Phone: 610-889-3732
Fax: 1-866-297-3168
[email protected]

General Information
Phone: 610-889-3730
Fax: 1-866-297-3168
1235 Westlakes Drive
Suite 320
Berwyn, PA 19312
Clinical Articles

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Matching Exercise to Symptom Fluctuations
James S. Skinner, PhD

Continuing Features

Best of Literature
Activity and DASH for Lower Blood Pressure

Slackers Not at Increased Risk of Low-Back Pain

Case Report
Exertional Compartment Syndrome in an Equestrian
Does Inadequate Staffing Compromise Healthcare?
David K. Lisle, MD; James B. Tucker, MD
News Briefs
Sports Medicine Moves Toward Specialty Status:
A New Certification for Orthopedic Surgery
Bush Addresses Drugs in Sport
Staggering Costs of Obesity
FDA Bans Ephedrine-Containing Supplements
Walking Holds the Line on Obesity
Original Research
Medical Supervision of High School Football in Chicago
Does Inadequate Staffing Compromise Healthcare?
Pietro M. Tonino, MD; Matthew J. Bollier
Practice Pearls
Solving a Muscle-Wasting Mystery

Knee Crepitus Scale READER SERVICE

Research Report
Bone Mineral Density in Postmenopausal Women
Does Exercise Training Make a Difference?
Larry E. Miller, PhD; Sharon M. Nickols-Richardson, PhD, RD; Warren K. Ramp, PhD; Frank C. Gwazdauskas, PhD; Lawrence H. Cross, PhD; William G. Herbert, PhD