CHESTCHEST NewsHighlights from the journal CHEST®, February 2023

Highlights from the journal CHEST®, February 2023

Glenview, Illinois – Published monthly, the journal CHEST® features peer-reviewed, cutting-edge original research in chest medicine: Pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine and related disciplines. Journal topics include asthma, chest infections, COPD, critical care, diffuse lung disease, education and clinical practice, pulmonary vascular disease, sleep, thoracic oncology and the humanities.

The February issue of the CHEST journal contains 37 articles, including clinically relevant research, reviews, case series, commentary and more. Each month, the journal also offers complementary web and multimedia activities, including visual abstracts, to expand the reach of its most interesting, timely and relevant research.

“Part of our equity topic collection, the second review on ‘Sex and Gender in Lung Diseases and Sleep Disorders' is published in the February issue,” says Editor in Chief of the journal CHEST, Peter Mazzone, MD, MPH, FCCP. “These reviews look at conditions that are more prevalent in women, such as pulmonary arterial hypertension and sarcoidosis, as well as life stages—such as pregnancy—that are unique to women and can affect the onset and course of lung disease. Part 1 of the review can be found here.”

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About the American College of Chest Physicians

The American College of Chest Physicians® (CHEST) is the global leader in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of chest diseases. Its mission is to champion advanced clinical practice, education, communication and research in chest medicine. It serves as an essential connection to clinical knowledge and resources for its 19,000+ members from around the world who provide patient care in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine. For information about the American College of Chest Physicians, and its flagship journal CHEST®, visit