International Congress London 2016

Saturday, 03.09.2016
Sunday, 04.09.2016
Monday, 05.09.2016
Tuesday, 06.09.2016
Wednesday, 07.09.2016


Sponsored symposia:

Industry Evening Mini Symposium at ERS 2016: “Challenges in the management of non-CF bronchiectasis”

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2016; 48: Suppl. 60, abstract number.

Monday, 05.09.2016

07:00 - 08:15310CC3 Problematic application of mechanical ventilationChallenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:15311CC4 Major challenges in thoracic surgical oncologyChallenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:15312CC5 Non-resolving pneumoniaChallenging clinical cases
08:00 - 10:30317PD3 Preparing your content for teaching onlineProfessional development workshop
08:00 - 10:20318SW11 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspectsSkills workshop
08:00 - 10:20319SW10 Interventional pulmonologySkills workshop
08:30 - 10:30320Paediatric Year in ReviewYear in review
08:30 - 10:30321Regeneratives approaches to COPDSymposium
08:30 - 10:30322Diseases and defences of the respiratory mucosaSymposium
08:30 - 10:30323Yernault Lecture preceded by the symposium “Latest developments in noninvasive ventilation: improvements and gadgets”Session
08:30 - 10:30324The history of respiratory public health in BritainSymposium
08:30 - 10:30325An update on pleural empyema diagnostics and treatmentSymposium
08:30 - 10:30326Diagnosing primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) in a molecular ageSymposium
08:30 - 10:30327New and old therapies for chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30328Lung cancer immunology: latest researchOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30329New genomic targets in pulmonary diseaseOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30330Clinical and microbiological aspects of infections in COPD patientsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30331Asthma: from basic mechanisms to novel therapeutic perspectivesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30332Cardiovascular and metabolic pathophysiology and outcomes of obstructive sleep apnoeaOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30333IPF treatment IOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30334New findings in mucosal immunologyPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30335Assessing lower airway inflammation with different toolsPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30336Endoscopic lung volume reduction IIPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30337Pulmonary hypertension: the clinic IPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30338Measuring physical activity in chronic respiratory diseasePoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30339Rifampicin resistance, MDRTB, and new drug treatmentsPoster Discussion
10:40 - 13:00347SW13 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspectsSkills workshop
10:40 - 13:00348SW12 Interventional pulmonologySkills workshop
10:45 - 12:45349Pulmonary arterial hypertension: future therapeutic approachesHot topics
10:45 - 12:45350Respiratory syncytial virus: new therapies, but what impact?Symposium
10:45 - 12:45351Influenza and respiratory physiciansSymposium
10:45 - 12:45352Molecular footprints in lung cancer diagnosis and managementSymposium
10:45 - 12:45353State-of-the-art research techniques in Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College London IISession
10:45 - 12:45354Chronic graft-versus-host disease and chronic allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation: similarities and dissimilaritiesSymposium
10:45 - 12:45355ERS statements and technical standardsSession
10:45 - 12:45356Working together to drive investment and innovation in asthma researchSession
10:45 - 12:45357Late-breaking topics in airways diseaseOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45358Clinical and molecular studies in asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45359Current challenges in thoracic surgeryOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45360Management of asthma and COPD in primary careOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45361COPD and asthma COPD overlap syndrome (ACOS): novelties in terms of prevalence, risk factors, and prognosis in COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45362Dyspnoea and respiratory muscle/mechanics anomalies in diseaseOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45363Electronic cigarettesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45364Endosonography: EBUS/EUS (B)Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45365Best abstracts in physical activity and telemedicinePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45366Effects of hypoxia and sleep apnoea on the lung, heart, and vesselsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45367IPF: from pathogenesis to treatment IIPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45368Active and latent tuberculosis: biomarkersPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45369PD4 How to deal with difficult peopleProfessional development workshop
12:50 - 14:40374Dealing with the complexity of critically-ill patientsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40375New horizons for noninvasive ventilation in acute and chronic settingsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40376Noninvasive ventilation and beyond: novelties and real-life applicationsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40377Multidimensional and multidisciplinary approaches to respiratory problemsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40378Pathophysiological mechanisms at different levels: lung, airways, muscles and symptom perceptionThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40379Lung function and imaging: new findings and new approachesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40380Respiratory muscles and airways function: from physiology to clinical implicationsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40381Clinical exercise physiology in health and diseaseThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40382Hypoxia, oxidative stress, and biomarkers in obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40383Clinical presentation, daytime symptoms, and screening of obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40384Comorbid sleep apnoea in specific clinical entities and differential diagnosis of sleep disordersThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40385Effect of sleep apnoea on life-span and comorbiditiesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40386Technical aspects, compliance, and adherence to positive airway pressure in sleep apnoeaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40387Non-CPAP in obstructive and central sleep apnoea and obesity hypoventilation syndromeThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40388Pulmonary hypertension: the clinic IIThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40389Pulmonary hypertension: exercise, haemodynamics, and physiologyThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40390Pulmonary hypertension in lung diseaseThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40391Acute pulmonary embolismThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40392Pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism: from the bench to the bedsideThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40393Surgical strategy for complex diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40394Open problems in thoracic surgeryThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40395Long-term outcomes of lung transplantationThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40396Clinical and microbiological aspects of bronchiectasis and non-tuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) infectionsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40397Community-acquired pneumonia: risk classes and management issuesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40398Viral infections in different respiratory conditions: from the bedside to the labThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40399Microbiological issues and translational research in respiratory infectionsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40400Severe respiratory infections in the intensive care unit and pleural and fungal infectionsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40401Tuberculosis: the elderly, the diabetic, the unusual, and the severeThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40402Update on drug-resistant tuberculosisThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40403Tuberculosis: immune responses of CD8+ T cells, value of interferon-gamma and other cytokines, Th2 responses, BCG, and biomarkersThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40404Treatment management options and costs: vitamin D, Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), nutrition, and human geneticsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40405Epidemiological insights into tuberculosis pathogenesisThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40406Non-tuberculous mycobacteria: HIV-TB co-infection and adenosine deaminase (ADA)Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40407Microbiology: bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) and PCRThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40408Epidemiology and specific subgroups in lung cancerThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40409Clinical aspects of lung cancerThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40410Basic science and case reports in lung cancerThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40411Prognostic variables in lung cancer IThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40412Prognostic variables in lung cancer IIThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40413Abstracts in medical education, the web and the internetThematic Poster
13:00 - 14:30415Interstitial lung disease registryLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30416Lung cancer: latest developments in screening and patient managementLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30417When respiratory disease come to an endLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:00423ME13 Smoking cessation in difficult population groupsMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00424ME14 What is sleep apnoea anyway?Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00425ME5 Persisting symptoms after pulmonary embolismMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00426ME7 Surgery for lung cancerMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00427ME6 Dealing with air leaks during noninvasive ventilation Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00428ME8 Acute and chronic infection in chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:30433PD5 Establishing core facilities for measuring clinical trial outcomes Professional development workshop
14:30 - 16:50446SW15 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspectsSkills workshop
14:30 - 16:50447SW14 Interventional pulmonologySkills workshop
14:45 - 16:45448GR3 Scientific Grand Round: precision medicineGrand round
14:45 - 16:45449Air pollution and effects on lung healthHot topics
14:45 - 16:45450Updating on electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) or e-cigarettesSymposium
14:45 - 16:45451Driving and sleepinessSymposium
14:45 - 16:45452Historical landmarks in respiratory medicine: contributions from the UKSymposium
14:45 - 16:45453New therapies for chronic respiratory infectionsSymposium
14:45 - 16:45454Deep phenotyping to improve treatment outcomes in paediatric asthmaSymposium
14:45 - 16:45455Recent high impact findings regarding COPD comorbiditiesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45456Pulmonary hypertension: novel insightsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45457Advancements in bronchoscopyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45458Sepsis and ARDS: looking forwardOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45459Phenotyping asthmaOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45460Latent tuberculosis infectionOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45461Novel approaches for pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45462New insights into noninvasive ventilation: between the dream and realityPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45463Quality management and quality of life in lung cancerPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45464ILD pathogenesisPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45465Prevalence, prognosis, and risk factors of COPDPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45466Highlights in primary ciliary dyskinesia and asthma in childhoodPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45467Paediatric bronchology IIPoster Discussion
17:30 - 19:00487Industry Evening Mini Symposium at ERS 2016: “Challenges in the management of non-CF bronchiectasis”Evening Mini Symposium