OBJECTIVES: HIV infection has been associated with an impaired lung function in high-income countries, but the association between HIV infection and pulmonary function in Sub-Saharan Africa remains unclear. This study aims to investigate the relation between HIV infection and pulmonary function in a rural African population.
High rate of patients cured of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in landmark study: final results to be announced at the 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health
Call for abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations will open on 1 February 2015 and close on 24 April 2015.
The conference theme is “A New Agenda: Lung Health Beyond 2015”. This theme reflects the changing landscape of global public health, and the new era of action that we will embark on together in the coming years.