International Congress Amsterdam 2015


Monday, 28.09.2015

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07:00 - 08:15196CC3 Complications of lung infectionsChallenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:15197CC4 Diagnosis of cystic interstitial lung diseaseChallenging clinical cases
08:00 - 10:20202EW29 Chest tube and indwelling catheter placement and managementEducational skills workshop
08:00 - 10:20203EW13 Thoracic ultrasoundEducational skills workshop
08:00 - 10:20204EW14 Endoscopic techniques for emphysema, asthma and lung cancerEducational skills workshop
08:30 - 10:30205Tuberculosis: short-course chemotherapyYear in review
08:30 - 10:30206Clinical relevance of exercise stress testing of the right ventricle pulmonary circulation unitSymposium
08:30 - 10:30207Emerging occupational and environmental lung hazards: from asthma to interstitial diseaseSymposium
08:30 - 10:30208How to perform and interpret systematic reviews and meta-analysesSymposium
08:30 - 10:30209Mechanisms of virus-driven and host-defence immune responses in acute virus-induced asthmaSymposium
08:30 - 10:30210Respiratory research in the NetherlandsSymposium
08:30 - 10:30211Advancing therapies for cystic fibrosisHot topics
08:30 - 10:30212Risk assessment and prevention of complications in thoracic surgeryOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30213Ring of fire: inflammation and metabolism in sleep-disordered breathingOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30214Best abstracts on pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30215Bronchoscopic treatment of emphysema and asthma: what is new?Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30216Advances in the future treatment of severe asthmaOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30217The multiple faces of host defenseOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30218Pathogenic mechanisms of lung transplant complications: a focus on CLADPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30219Respiratory disease management in primary carePoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30220Invasive and surgical procedures: the clinical point of viewPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30221Pneumonia: determinants of clinical outcomes and potential strategies to improve its managementPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30222Neonatal and paediatric intensive carePoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30223Molecular pathways of lung injury due to tobacco-related productsPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30224Animal studies of asthma and other inflammatory conditionsPoster Discussion
10:40 - 13:00226EW30 Chest tube and indwelling catheter placement and managementEducational skills workshop
10:40 - 13:00227EW15 Thoracic ultrasoundEducational skills workshop
10:40 - 13:00228EW16 Endoscopic techniques for emphysema, asthma and lung cancerEducational skills workshop
10:45 - 12:45229Lung cancer: the need for a multidisciplinary approach - an interactive sessionGrand round
10:45 - 12:45230Individualised risk reduction strategies for patients with COPDSymposium
10:45 - 12:45231Nutrition in chronic respiratory diseaseSymposium
10:45 - 12:45232Does sleep apnoea impact cognitive function?Symposium
10:45 - 12:45233When chronic inflammation drives fibrosis: a lesson from lung transplantationSymposium
10:45 - 12:45234Differentiating COPD exacerbations from pneumonia in COPD patientsSymposium
10:45 - 12:45235E-cigarettes: a wolf in sheep's clothing or a sheep in wolf's clothing?Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45236Notable abstracts in COPD: varietyOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45237Paediatric asthma and allergy: epidemiology and risk factorsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45238Clinical physiology: mechanisms of symptoms and exercise limitations in health and diseaseOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45239Paediatric pulmonary infections: mechanisms and treatmentOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45240Respiratory health across the life courseOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45241Advances in asthma and allergy in animal modelsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45242Work, environment and the epidemiology of asthmaPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45243IPF: clinical aspectsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45244Cystic fibrosis: physiology, biomarkers, microbiology and miscellaneousPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45245The challenge of choosing the best physical and functional assessment methodsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45246Exhaled biomarkers in children and adults with airways diseasePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45247Pulmonary hypertension: novel clinical insightsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45248New targets and modalities for the treatment of asthma and COPDPoster Discussion
12:50 - 14:40249Acute critical care: novelties in critical careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40250Acute critical care: COPD, muscles and weaningThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40251Outcome of noninvasive ventilatory support in acute and chronic respiratory failureThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40252Transbronchial and percutaneous approach to peripheral pulmonary lesionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40253Functional capacity, exercise and pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic lung diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40254Clinical exercise physiology in health and diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40255Respiratory muscles and airways function: from physiology to clinical implicationsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40256Lung function: new findings and approachesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40257Pathophysiological mechanisms at different scales: lung, airways, muscles and symptom perceptionThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40258Multidimensional analysis of respiratory problemsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40259Inflammation, biomarkers and hypoxia in sleep disordered breathingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40260Measuring sleep-disordered breathing in children and adults I: questionnaires, epidemiology and sleep studiesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40261Measuring sleep-disordered breathing in children and adults II: questionnaires, epidemiology and sleep studiesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40262Measuring sleep-disordered breathing in children and adults III: questionnaires, epidemiology and sleep studiesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40263To treat or not to treat, and how? Sleep-disordered breathing IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40264To treat or not to treat? Sleep-disordered breathing IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40265Pulmonary hypertension: novel insights into the biology of the diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40266Pulmonary hypertension: the right ventricle and its loadThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40267Pulmonary circulation: pulmonary embolism and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40268Interventional pulmonology for pleural diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40269Surgery and lung cancer: results and complicationsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40270Non-inflammatory monitoring of airway diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40271The immunology of allergic airway diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40272CAP: prognostic factors in frail patientsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40273Clinical issues in CAP: microbiological and radiological determinantsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40274Viral infections: basic research and clinical perspectiveThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40275Bronchiectasis and NTM infections: clinical and functional characterisationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40276Immunodepression and severe pneumoniaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40277Respiratory infections: from basic science to clinical issuesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40278Non-tuberculous mycobacteria and molecular microbiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40279Treatment of TB (MDR-TB): co-morbidities, adverse effects and outcomesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40280Epidemiology of TB: deaths, co-morbidities, migration and childrenThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40281Management of TB: a patient focusThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40282Case series and clinical conundrums in TBThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40283New developments in medical education, web and internetThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40284Physiotherapy assessment and techniques in pulmonary and non-pulmonary conditionsThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:30285Asthma: emerging risk factors and current management of the patientLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30286Development and application of new approaches for respiratory disease researchLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30287Structure-function relationships in the small airwaysLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:00294ME6 Understanding coughMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00295ME5 Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00296ME4 Asthma susceptibilityMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00297ME7 Update on referral guidelines for lung transplantation: what has changed?Meet the expert
14:30 - 16:50304EW31 Chest tube and indwelling catheter placement and managementEducational skills workshop
14:30 - 16:50305EW17 Thoracic ultrasoundEducational skills workshop
14:30 - 16:50306EW18 Endoscopic techniques for emphysema, asthma and lung cancerEducational skills workshop
14:45 - 16:45307Asthma and smoking: dangerous liaisons - an interactive sessionGrand round
14:45 - 16:45308Bronchiectasis in Europe: an update from the European Bronchiectasis Network (EMBARC)Symposium
14:45 - 16:45309Challenges in non-invasive ventilation (NIV)Symposium
14:45 - 16:45310Cough: a major problem in lung diseaseSymposium
14:45 - 16:45311Update on respiratory soundsSymposium
14:45 - 16:45312How to treat brain metastasesSymposium
14:45 - 16:45313Pulmonary hypertensionSymposium
14:45 - 16:45314Clinical problems in acute and chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45315Novel occupational exposures and responsesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45316Monitoring and phenotyping COPDOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45317Latest news on miRNAs in pulmonary researchOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45318New observations in respiratory epidemiologyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45319Functional imaging approaches for evaluating alteration of lung, airways and respiratory musclesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45320New data on established treatments for asthma, COPD and bronchiectasisPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45321Screening strategies in TBPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45322Developments in lung cancer diagnosisPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45323Notable abstracts in exacerbations, mechanisms and biomarkers in COPDPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45324Novel insights into the pathobiology of acute lung injuryPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45325IPF: from bench to bedsidePoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45326Best abstracts in chronic carePoster Discussion
17:15 - 19:15331The challenge of treating uncontrolled asthma on Step 3 and higher: Comparing optionsEvening Symposium