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

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Redefining Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy and Causalgia
Salim M. Hayek, MD, PhD; Nagy A. Mekhail, MD, PhD

The Ottawa Knee Rule
Avoiding Unnecessary Radiographs in Sports
Paul J. Nugent, DO

Athletic Skin Injuries
Combating Pressure and Friction
Rodney S. W. Basler, MD; Christopher M. Hunzeker, MD; Michael A. Garcia

Continuing Features

Best of Literature
Fitness Mitigates Early Metabolic Risks

Three Hard Hits for Football Players' Heads

Case Report
Patellar Tendinosis
Acute Patellar Tendon Rupture and Jumper's Knee
Michael James DePalma, MD; Robert Harrison Perkins, MD
Editors Note
Patient Care Is More Than Skin Deep:
Medical Coverage From the PPE to HPV
Gordon O. Matheson, MD, PhD
News Briefs
Can Exercise Improve Breast Cancer Survival?
FDA Warns Andro Makers
Flying Through Pilates Workouts
Noteworthy: ACSM Officers
Practice Pearls
Another Shoulder Reduction Option

Instant Callus for a Foot Blister