International Congress Barcelona 2013

Saturday, 07.09.2013
Sunday, 08.09.2013
Monday, 09.09.2013
Tuesday, 10.09.2013
Wednesday, 11.09.2013

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2013; 42: Suppl. 57, abstract number.



Monday, 09.09.2013

07:00 - 08:15187MS1 Differential diagnosis and management of exacerbations of respiratory symptoms in elderly patients with COPDMorning Seminar
07:00 - 08:15188PH Researchers’ Circle – for a better future for patients with pulmonary hypertensionBreakfast Symposium
07:00 - 08:15189MS2 Complications of mechanical ventilation: tips and techniquesMorning Seminar
07:00 - 08:15190MS3 Interpretation of sleep studies – problem areasMorning Seminar
08:00 - 10:20192Educational skills workshop 4: Thoracic ultrasoundEducational Workshop
08:30 - 10:30193Paediatric Year in ReviewSession
08:30 - 10:30194Ceremony for the ERS Maurizio Vignola Award for Best Publication on Innovation in Pneumology (financially supported by Chiesi Foundation) followed by Hot Topic: Towards delivering personalised or precision medicine in respiratory healthcareHot topics
08:30 - 10:30195New frontiers for the bronchoscopeSymposium
08:30 - 10:30196Novel drugs for the treatment of asthma and COPDOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30197Severe asthma: moving from phenotyping to endotypingSymposium
08:30 - 10:30198TBNET 2013: latest resultsSymposium
08:30 - 10:30199The diaphragm in mechanically-ventilated patients: victim or culprit?Symposium
08:30 - 10:30200Pulmonary circulation: treatmentOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30201Reference, reliability and risk: advances in lung functionOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30202Clinical management of orphan lung diseasesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30203Highlights in epidemiology of respiratory diseaseOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30204Acute lung injury: novel clinical and experimental insightsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30205Epidemiology, screening and diagnosis of lung cancerOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30206The best posters in exercise testing and physical inactivityPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30207Improving educational programmes for patients and multidisciplinary healthcare professionalsPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30208COPD: acute exacerbations and othersPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30209Viral infectionsPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30210Occupational respiratory diseases: asthma, silicosis and asbestosisPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30211Respiratory muscles at rest and during exercise: from physiology to clinical contextPoster Discussion
10:40 - 13:00212Educational skills workshop 5: Thoracic ultrasoundEducational Workshop
10:45 - 12:45213Ethic Grand Round: an interactive sessionGrand round
10:45 - 12:45214Ceremony for the ERS COPD Research Award (financially supported by Boehringer Ingelheim) followed by Hot Topic: Consortiums in respiratory medicine: the way forward?Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45215The impact of urbanisation in asthma and allergy among children and adultsSymposium
10:45 - 12:45216Biological signatures in thoracic oncologySymposium
10:45 - 12:45217Regulation of lung inflammation and repair by proteolysisSymposium
10:45 - 12:45218Non-invasive ventilation and airway structure and functionSymposium
10:45 - 12:45219Palliative care in respiratory diseases: is it becoming overdue?Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45220Hot topics on airway diseases: new horizons in treatmentOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45221New evidence for NIV in the chronic settingOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45222The best abstracts in physical inactivity and exercise training in COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45223Immunological diagnosis of tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infectionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45224New frontiers for EBUS-TBNA: the mediastinum and beyondOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45225Management of respiratory diseases in primary careOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45226Phenotyping asthma: clinical severity, comorbid conditions response to treatment?Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45227Ask, see and do: old and new technology in sleep disordered breathingPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45228Neonatal and paediatric intensive carePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45229Difficult and rare respiratory infectionsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45230COPD and tobacco managementPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45231Cystic fibrosis: basic and applied sciencePoster Discussion
12:50 - 14:40232Asthma at the bedsideThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40233COPD mechanismsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40234COPD biomarkersThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40235Modern approach to various clinical settingsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40236Lung infections: a clinical point of viewThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40237The latest insights in pulmonary rehabilitation (part 1)Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40238The latest insights in pulmonary rehabilitation (part 2)Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40239Morphologic imagingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40240Functional imagingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40241Bronchoscopic treatment of COPD and asthma: where are we going?Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40242Interventional procedures for diagnosis of diffuse lung diseases and peripheral pulmonary lesionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40243Diffuse pulmonary fibrosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40244Diffuse parenchymal lung disease IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40245Diffuse parenchymal lung disease IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40246Quality of life and respiratory symptoms in primary care COPD populationsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40247Early diagnosis and effectiveness of disease management in primary careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40248Acute respiratory failure, ARDS and severe COPD exacerbationsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40249Infection, sepsis and outcomes in ICUThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40250Long-term NIV: COPD, sleep, obesity and outcomesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40251NIV in the acute setting: growing experience and novel applicationsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40252Respiratory and cardiovascular abnormalities in COPD: the role of exercise, nutritional status and inflammationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:50253Clinical respiratory physiology in different diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40254A metabolic medley: sleep disordered breathingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40255The heart of the matter: sleep disordered breathingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40256Have we advanced in the treatment of sleep disordered breathing?Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40257Pulmonary circulation: chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, imaging and biomarkersThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40258Pulmonary circulation: clinical pulmonary hypertension IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40259Pulmonary circulation: clinical pulmonary hypertension IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40260Chest wall and pleuraThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40261Clinical studies in lung transplantationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40262Biomarkers, diagnosis and outcome of respiratory infectionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40263Respiratory infections: a combination of problems needing early treatmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40264Antibiotics, resistance and vaccinesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40265Manifestations, scores and prognosis of community-acquired pneumoniaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40266Diagnostic features of tuberculosis IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40267Tuberculosis: clinical aspectsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40268Drug-resistant tuberculosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40269Tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection: diagnosis and treatmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40270Tuberculosis: epidemiology and public health management IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40271Lung cancer resection and radiotherapy and thoracic oncology late breaking abstractsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40272New methods for diagnostic workup of lung cancerThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40273Prognostic factors and subtyping of lung cancerThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40274Diagnosis and management of pleural and mediastinal diseasesThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:30275Optimising health care for COPD across EuropeSymposium
13:00 - 14:30276ERS/NEJM joint session: “Novel Strategies for Ventilating Patients with ARDS"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30277From the new ERJ: the burden of cardio-pulmonary diseasesSymposium
13:00 - 14:30278ERS/WHO joint lunchtime session "TB-Forum for innovation"Symposium
13:00 - 14:00284ME7 Oxygen administration with nasal high-flow in infantsMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00285Educational forumMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00286ME6 What can we learn from large scale COPD studies?Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00287ME8 Translational models of airways diseaseMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00288ME10 Update on management of ARDSMeet the expert
13:15 - 14:30289It's time to breathe: Bronchial Thermoplasty; a long-term solution for severe asthma patientsPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30290Challenges and therapeutic solutions for complicated sleep disordered breathingPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30291Medical thoracoscopyPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30292Introduction to endoscopic lung volume reduction with RePneu LVR coilsPractical Workshop
14:30 - 16:50293Educational skills workshop 6: Thoracic ultrasoundEducational Workshop
14:45 - 16:45294Ceremony for the ERS Romain Pauwels Research Award (financially supported by GlaxoSmithKline) followed by Clinical Year in Review IISession
14:45 - 16:45295ERS White Book of Respiratory Medicine in Europe 2013Hot topics
14:45 - 16:45296Screening, mucus properties and early interventions for infants with cystic fibrosisSymposium
14:45 - 16:45297Ceremony for the ERS Award for Lifetime Achievement in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (financially supported by Actelion) followed by Symposium: Drug-induced pulmonary arterial hypertensionSymposium
14:45 - 16:45298What's new in thoracic surgery: highlights for the pulmonologistSymposium
14:45 - 16:45299New insights into the mechanisms of muscle dysfunction in COPDSymposium
14:45 - 16:45300The best of paediatric asthma and allergyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45301The different modalities for current imaging and for future issuesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45302Novel mechanisms for established drugs for asthma and COPD managementOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45303Asthma and COPD: diseases with different phenotypesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45304Of mice and men: sleep disordered breathingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45305Women and tobaccoOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45306SarcoidosisOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45307Clinical problems in mediastinal and pleural malignaciesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45308Interventional pulmonology and pleural diseasesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45309Basic research on lung cancerPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45310The pulmonary epithelium: recent developmentsPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45311Studies of asthma in manPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45312Exercise, physiotherapy techniques and assessment in COPDPoster Discussion
17:15 - 19:15315Could anticholinergics fill a gap in the management of asthma?Evening Symposium
17:15 - 19:15320Changing the parenteral paradigm – Keeping prostanoids front and centre in PAH management thinkingEvening Symposium