Pulmonary Update

Pulmonary Update is a publication for physicians. It highlights current trends and advances in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Mayo Clinic.

2018 Issues

Vol. 34, No. 1, 2018 (PDF)

  • Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction Therapy Approved for Severe Emphysema
  • Cone-Beam CT for Enhanced Bronchoscopic Access to Pulmonary Nodules
  • Anti-Interleukin-5 Therapy for Severe Asthma: A New Therapeutic Option
  • Update in Pleural Disease
  • Update on the Management of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

2017 Issues

Vol. 33, No. 1, 2017 (PDF)

  • The Center for Sleep Medicine Offers More Options for Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Looking for Something Other Than CPAP
  • The Emerging Option of Upper Airway Stimulation Therapy
  • Maxillomandibular Advancement Surgery: A Classic Procedure Refined
  • The Gaining Popularity of Oral Appliances
  • Care of the Patient With Lung Cancer at Mayo Clinic: Mayo Clinic Tumor Board Provides Multidisciplinary Expertise
  • Noninvasive Radiologic Biomarkers to Individualize Lung Cancer Therapy
  • Advances in Lung Cancer Immunotherapy and Management of Immune-Mediated Adverse Events

2016 Issues

Vol. 32, No. 1, 2016 (PDF)

  • New Definitions and Diagnoses in Interstitial Pneumonia
  • Anti-Fibrotic Therapy in the Treatment of IPF: Ongoing Concerns and Current Practices
  • Lung Transplantation: Challenges and Opportunities

2015 Issues

Vol. 31, No. 1, 2015 (PDF)

  • Advancements in Localization of Peripheral Pulmonary Nodules for Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Transbronchial Cryobiopsy in Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease
  • Evolving Management Strategies for Persistent Air Leaks and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Using Endobronchial Valves
  • Update in Pleural Disease