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.

Tuesday, 10.09.2013

07:00 - 08:15327MS4 Asthma phenotypes and endotypesMorning Seminar
07:00 - 08:15328MS5 Pollutants in the home and workplace: are they the same and do they induce the same respiratory diseases?Morning Seminar
07:00 - 08:15329MS6 Community-acquired pneumonia: moving from guidelines to clinical practiceMorning Seminar
08:00 - 10:20330Educational skills workshop 7: Spirometry knowledge and basic skills (European spirometry training programme)Educational Workshop
08:30 - 10:30331Environment respiratory diseases Grand Round: an interactive sessionGrand round
08:30 - 10:30332Small airways in asthma: from physiologic measures to clinical relevanceHot topics
08:30 - 10:30333The dark side of the moon: when, why, and where I should not use NIV?Symposium
08:30 - 10:30334The lung's "first golden hours" in life: alveolar and vascular transition at birthSymposium
08:30 - 10:30335Early detection of lung cancerSymposium
08:30 - 10:30337COPD: markers and inflammationOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30338A paediatric palimpsest: sleep apnoea from conception to the teenage yearsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30339ELF/ERS “Effective engagement of patients and the public in science, healthcare and the media”Hot topics
08:30 - 10:30340COPD and infectionsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30341Translational studies in chronic repair and remodelling in the lungOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30342Rehabilitation, exercise and adjunct physiotherapy techniques in different respiratory conditionsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30343Smoking cessation for healthy and non-healthy smokersOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30344New treatments and old dilemmas in the clinical management of lung diseasesPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30345Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: clinical viewPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30346New clinical trials of asthma and COPD drugsPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30347Pulmonary circulation: clinical science and treatmentPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30348Clinical physiology and functional imaging in health and diseasePoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30349Comorbidities and respiratory disease and late-breaking abstractsPoster Discussion
10:40 - 13:00350Educational skills workshop 8: Spirometry knowledge and basic skills (European spirometry training programme)Educational Workshop
10:45 - 12:45351Grand Round on diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in thoracic oncology: an interactive sessionGrand round
10:45 - 12:45352Post-operative pulmonary complications: myth or reality ?Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45353Composite variables in COPD and update of prevalence worldwideSymposium
10:45 - 12:45354Point-of-care tests for respiratory infectious diseasesSymposium
10:45 - 12:45355Challenges in lung transplantation for cystic fibrosisSymposium
10:45 - 12:45356Minimising ventilator-induced lung injury today and tomorrowSymposium
10:45 - 12:45357Respiratory physiology in health and diseaseOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45358Asthma and lung development: from genes to environmentOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45359New approaches in patient and staff educationOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45360New insights into epigenetic mechanisms in the lungOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45361Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: pathogenesisOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45362Epidemiological and public health features of tuberculosisOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45363Treatment of asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45364Assessment of airway inflammation by exhaled gasesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45365The best posters in pulmonary rehabilitationPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45366Twist in the tale: treating sleep disordered breathing - new technologies, new techniquesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45367Cystic fibrosis: physiotherapy, exercise and lung function in adults and childrenPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45368Indoor and outdoor pollutants: ventilation, sprays, diesel particles, asthma and COPDPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45369Asthma and COPD management: novel clinical findingsPoster Discussion
12:50 - 14:40370COPD treatment and othersThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40371COPD treatmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40372The latest insights in exercise testing and physical inactivityThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40373The latest insights in chronic careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40374The latest insights in respiratory muscles, neuromuscular disease and comorbiditiesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40375Therapeutical bronchoscopy for treatment of airway disorders: laser, stents and moreThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40376Comfort, safety and effectiveness of bronchoscopyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40377Sarcoidosis and other granulomatosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40378Diffuse parenchymal lung disease IIIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40379Treatment and management of asthma in primary careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40380Long-term NIV: children, neuromuscular patients and technical aspectsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40381Macrophages, mononuclear cells and viral infectionThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40382Stress responses and T-cell behaviour in the lungThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40383The multiple faces of stress in lung injuryThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40384The role of hormones and cytokines in lung injuryThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40385New issues in lung function testingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40386Clinical exercise physiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40387Various issues in clinical respiratory physiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40388Sleep disordered breathing in special situations IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40389Sleep disordered breathing in special situations IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40390Sleep disordered breathing in special situations IIIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40391Pulmonary circulation: clinical treatmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40392Pulmonary circulation: clinical diagnosis, imaging, biomarkers and treatmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40393Pulmonary circulation: acute pulmonary tromboembolismThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40394Asthma drugs: new findingsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40395COPD drugs: new findingsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40396Diagnosis and management of respiratory diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40397Monitoring respiratory diseases: role of comorbidities and lung involvementThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40398Epidemiology of respiratory diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40399Factors associated with outcomes in COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40400Environmental and occupational respiratory diseases: new exposure assessment methods, experimental exposure in animal and humans and mechanismsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40401Tobacco use in different countries: crisis to diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40402Assessing sleep disordered breathing and lung function in childrenThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40403Asthma treatment and management in childrenThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40404Paediatric respiratory epidemiology: bronchiolitis and asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40405Surgery for pleuropulmonary and mediastinal benign diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40406Interesting cases of respiratory infectionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40407Bacterial, fungal and mycobacterial infectionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40408Research questions on how viruses affect the respiratory systemThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40409Non-tuberculous mycobacteria: clinical managementThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40410Diagnostic features of tuberculosis IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40411Tuberculosis: epidemiology and public health management IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40412Tuberculosis: epidemiology and public health management IIIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40413Systemic therapy of lung cancer and quality of lifeThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40414Pathogenesis and risk of lung cancerThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40415Other thoracic tumours, particular circumstances and rare casesThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:30416ERS/The Lancet/The Lancet Respiratory Medicine joint Lunchtime session on lung cancerSymposium
13:00 - 14:30417ERS/JAMA Lunchtime session "Advances in IPF, bronchiectasis and sarcoidosis"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30418The burden of smoking in Europe and the new EU directive on tobacco productsSymposium
13:00 - 14:30419«Post GWAS» genetics of paediatric respiratory disease: current and future approachesSymposium
13:00 - 14:00421ME13 Telemedicine, its uses and limitations in COPD managementMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00422ME11 How should PET influence the management of lung cancer?Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00423ME14 The management of severe sepsis in respiratory tract infectionsMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00424ME12 New indications for lung transplantationMeet the expert
13:15 - 14:30425Management of COPD with NIVPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30426Avoiding tracheostomies in patients with chronic respiratory insufficiency: an interactive workshopPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30427How can we optimise secretion management in ICU patients?Practical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30428ERS Product of Outstanding Interest AwardsPractical Workshop
13:15 - 14:30429Flexible and rigid bronchoscopy in adultsPractical Workshop
14:30 - 16:50430Educational skills workshop 9: Spirometry knowledge and basic skills (European spirometry training programme)Educational Workshop
14:45 - 16:45431Interventional pulmonology Grand Round: an interactive sessionGrand round
14:45 - 16:45432ERS/ATS Task Force report on severe asthmaHot topics
14:45 - 16:45433Airway malacia in wheezy infants and pre-school children, or is it asthma?Symposium
14:45 - 16:45434Ceremony for ERS Award for Rare Pulmonary Disease (financially supported by GlaxoSmithKline) followed by Symposium: Autoimmunity and lung diseases in humansSymposium
14:45 - 16:45435Ventilatory efficiency during exercise: a tribute to Brian J. WhippSymposium
14:45 - 16:45436President Summit 2013 update: Research gaps, patient needs & innovative solutions: a forward look on lung health researchSession
14:45 - 16:45437Significance of intestinal and respiratory tract cross-talk in chronic lung diseasesSymposium
14:45 - 16:45438Back to basics: the upper airway and physiology in sleep disordered breathingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45439Tuberculosis susceptibility: genetic polymorphism and vitamin D deficiencyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45440LAMA, LABA, ICS and their combinations for the treatment of asthma and COPDOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45441Biology and molecular pathology of lung cancerOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45442Treating bronchiectasis in respiratory patientsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45443The best abstracts in pulmonary rehabilitation and chronic care (sponsored by MOTEK Medical)Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45444Lung function and sleep studies in children: technical aspects and clinical applicationsPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45445Tuberculosis: clinical epidemiology and public healthPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45446Lung function tests to monitor airway diseasesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45447Risk factors for COPD and lung function declinePoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45448Cell signalling and inflammation: what's new in 2013?Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45449New evidence for NIV in the acute settingPoster Discussion