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PG16 Transition of children and adolescents into adult carePostgraduate CourseChairs:
F. Midulla (Roma, Italy), H. Heijerman (Den Haag, Netherlands)Aims:
To discuss the barriers that hamper the transition of children and adolescents into adult healthcare in respiratory diseases, including asthma, primary ciliary dyskinesia, neuromuscular diseases, and cystic fibrosis; to identify the gaps that still exist in our knowledge; to review practical approaches, including the models and principles of transition; to investigate transition outcomes.