Scope of our work

Wordle of most common words in Cochrane Airways Review titles

Cochrane Airways publishes Cochrane Evidence on the effects of treatments in the management of obstructive or inflammatory diseases of the airway. Our reviews cover the following topics:

  • Chronic and acute asthma (including allergic / atopic asthma, exercise-induced asthma, and occupational asthma)
  • Stable and acute chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (chronic bronchitis/emphysema)
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea
  • Non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
  • Interstitial lung disease, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary sarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Chronic and sub-acute cough (cough lasting over 3 weeks)

The following related topics are covered by other Cochrane groups as indicated below: