Ontario Thoracic Society Publications

Ontario Thoracic Reviews (OTR), the official publication of the Ontario Thoracic Society, is written by and for physicians and researchers in the field of respiratory care. Published three times a year, feature articles include educational reviews and updates on clinical and scientific topics, written by subject matter specialists working in all fields of respiratory health.

OTR is edited by Dr. Christopher Li and Dr. Mark Soth.

Most Recent Edition:

Winter 2022 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Mobile Health
Editorial: Samir Gupta, MD, FRCPC, MSc
Author: Andrew Kouri, MDCM, FRCPC
Read Volume 34 Issue 1

Past Editions:

Spring 2021 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Providing Virtual Care in Respirology
Editorial: Aman Sidhu, MD MSc FRCPC
Author: Geneviève C. Digby, MD, FRCPC, MSc(HQ)
Read Volume 33 Issue 1

Autumn 2020 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Treatment of Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) Pulmonary Disease: Incorporating the New Guidelines into Clinical Practice
Editorial: Ted Marras, MD, FRCPC, MSc
Authors: Sarah K. Brode, MD, MPH, FRCPC
Read Volume 32 Issue 2

Spring 2020 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Pediatric Long-term Ventilation at Home
Editorial: Sherri Katz, MDCM, MSc
Authors: Drs. Jackie Chiang MA, MD and Reshma Amin MD, MSc
Read Volume 32 Issue 1

Spring 2019 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Extracorporeal Life Support Therapies for Patients with Acute and Chronic Respiratory Failure
Editorial: Dr. Marcelo Cypel
Author: Drs. Abdulrahman Al-Fares and Eddy Fan
Read Volume 31 Issue 1

Autumn 2018 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Opioids in COPD: A “Crisis” For Respirologists
Editorial: Dr. Gaspard Montandon
Author: Dr. Nicholas T Vozoris
Read Volume 30 Issue 2

Spring 2018 Ontario Thoracic Reviews
Cannabis and Lung Health
Editorial: Dr. Mark A. Ware
Authors: Dr. Marcel Tunks
Read Volume 30 Issue 1