Annual Congress Barcelona 2010

Saturday, 18.09.2010
Sunday, 19.09.2010
Monday, 20.09.2010
Tuesday, 21.09.2010
Wednesday, 22.09.2010

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2010; 36: Suppl. 54, abstract number.

Material from 2010:
  • 4910 Abstracts
  • 646 Slide presentations
  • 250 Webcasts
  • 97 Handouts
  • 2124 e-posters
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Monitoring chronic respiratory diseases in Europe: what we know, new challenges and new opportunities

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Chairs: G. Viegi (Pisa, Italy), J. Roca (Barcelona, Spain)
Aims: The aims of this symposium are to:
- review the major problems and developments required to appropriately assess the burden of asthma and COPD across Europe
- present the protocol and discuss the methodological issues of the IMCA-Respiratory Health Survey in the Elderly
- identify and discuss the new opportunities and priorities for setting up a monitoring system for chronic diseases in Europe
The IMCA project: achievements and new challenges in monitoring respiratory diseases in Europe
E. Duran (Barcelona, Spain)
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The IMCA: Respiratory Health Survey in the elderly: methodological issues and preliminary results
F. Forastiere (Rome, Italy)
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Development of the European Health Examination Survey (EHES)
A. Montserrat Moliner (Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
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