Annual Congress Munich 2006

Saturday, 02.09.2006
Sunday, 03.09.2006
Monday, 04.09.2006
Tuesday, 05.09.2006
Wednesday, 06.09.2006

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2006; 28: Suppl. 50, abstract number.


Material from 2006:
  • 4395 Abstracts
  • 610 Slide presentations
  • 175 Webcasts
  • 95 Handouts
  • 175 Multimedia files
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Monday 04.09.2006

08:30 - 10:30169Interventional Pulmonology Grand Round: an interactive sessionMajor Symposium
08:30 - 10:30170Targeting innate immunity in respiratory diseasesSymposium
08:30 - 10:30171The ERS/ATS joint symposium on asthma control and exacerbations: ERS/ATS task force updateSymposium
08:30 - 10:30172Obstructive sleep apnoea and cardiovascular diseasesSymposium
08:30 - 10:30173Smoking and COPD: will it ever vanish into smoke?Symposium
08:30 - 10:30174New insights into the worldwide burden of COPDHot topics
08:30 - 10:30175Molecular pathology and genetics of lung cancerOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30176Cystic fibrosis lung disease: molecules images and drugsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30177New developments in the management of asthmaOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30178Muscles, training and rehabilitationOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30179COPD and inflammationOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30180COPD: imaging and computer applicationsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30181Lung cancer biology and chemosensitivityOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30182Airway biology and pathologyElectronic Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30183Diagnosis of tuberculosis infection and immunology of tuberculosisElectronic Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30184Blood gas workshopSymposium
08:30 - 10:30185Acute respiratory failure: diagnostic procedures and clinical managementPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30186Community-acquired pneumonia: risk factors and treatmentPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30187SarcoidosisPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45188Scientific year in reviewHot topics
10:45 - 12:45189Contemporary management of patients with end-stage emphysemaSymposium
10:45 - 12:45190The critically ill patient: chronic obstructive lung diseaseSymposium
10:45 - 12:45191"Inflammometry": an alternative strategy in the management of airways diseaseSymposium
10:45 - 12:45192Safety issues during interventional pulmonologySymposium
10:45 - 12:45193Respiratory musclesOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45194Cellular immunology in asthma pathogenesisOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45195Asthma at the workplace – the prognosis and the costsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45196Premature infants, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, prediction, aetiology and treatmentOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45197New methods to diagnose tuberculosis infectionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45198Pulmonary embolismOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45199COPD – the challenges for primary careOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45200Smoking asthmatics – a neglected population?Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45201Rehabilitation in non-COPD patientsElectronic Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45202Diagnosis and treatment in community-acquired pneumoniaElectronic Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45203Epidemiology of susceptible, resistant and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45204Various parenchymal lung diseases and pulmonary hypertensionPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45205Biology and prognostic factorsPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45206Smoking cessationPoster Discussion
12:50 - 14:40225Chronic respiratory failure, airway management and weaningThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40226Mechanisms of acute lung injury and of fibrosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40227Pulmonary hypertension: thromo-embolic processesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40228Cardiovascular pathophysiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40229Pulmonary gas exchangeThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40230Continuous positive airflow pressure (CPAP) therapyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40231Systemic effects of obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40232Control of breathingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40233Assessment of respiratory pathophysiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40234Pulmonary hypertension: diagnostic tools and therapeutic approachesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40235Update on treatment of COPD IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40236Recent advances in the basic mechanisms of allergic asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40237Evaluation of drugs for the treatment of lung diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40238Established and experimental therapies for allergic asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40239Bronchial asthma – issues in inflammation, prevention and managementThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40240COPD world-wideThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40241Burden of COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40242Epidemiological aspects of lung tumors and infections including tuberculosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40243Air pollution and the lungThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40244Occupational risks from artificial flavour to fire eatingThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40245The different flavours of tobacco controlThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40246Passive smoking and passive doctorsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40247Smoking and young peopleThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40248Lung function and physical activity in paediatric asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40249Aspects of childhood asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40250Cystic fibrosis lung disease: infection, inflammation or both?Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40251Miscellaneous pulmonary and lower airway disorders in childrenThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40252Ventilatory support in neonatal intensive care unit and paediatric intensive care unit and bronchopulmonary dysplasia managementThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40253Paediatric epidemiology II: pneumonia and other diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40254Role of fiberoptic bronchoscopy (FOB) in chronic or recurrent pulmonary disorders in childrenThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:00255MP7 - Systemic effects of COPDMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00256MP8 - Prostaglandins, leukotrienes and lipoxins as key mediators in pulmonary diseasesMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00257MP9 - Sleep-disordered breathing in childrenMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00258MP10 - Acute and chronic pain managementMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00259MP11 - An abnormal CT, now what: issues in the diagnosis and management of a patient with a potential lung cancerMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00260MP12 - Pleural effusion: TB and not TBMeet the Professor
13:00 - 13:30261Asthma - miscellaneous issuesElectronic Poster Session
13:00 - 13:30262Clinical aspects of tuberculosisElectronic Poster Session
13:00 - 13:30263Imaging modalities in different lung diseasesElectronic Poster Session
13:30 - 14:00264Clinical pearls in bronchoscopic and thransthoracic proceduresElectronic Poster Session
13:30 - 14:00265Oxygen therapyElectronic Poster Session
13:30 - 14:00266Molecular pathology and genetics in lung diseaseElectronic Poster Session
14:45 - 16:45271Oncology Grand Round: an interactive sessionMajor Symposium
14:45 - 16:45272Usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) and nonspecific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP), idiopathic or not: new concepts in diagnosis and treatmentSymposium
14:45 - 16:45273Environmental impacts on the respiratory health in childrenSymposium
14:45 - 16:45274Connecting with the community: collaborations that workSymposium
14:45 - 16:45275Resolution of airway and tissue inflammation “ emerging conceptsSymposium
14:45 - 16:45276Recent advances in the treatment of COPDOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45277Highlights of asthma epidemiologyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45278A new look at dendritic cell interactions in the lungHot topics
14:45 - 16:45279Evaluation of risk factors in community-acquired pneumoniaOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45280COPD comorbidityOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45281Sleep apnoea in childrenOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45282New developments in diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy and thoracoscopyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45283Epidemiology and control of tuberculosisOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45284Clinical features of sarcoidosis and other granolomatous disordersElectronic Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45285SarcoidosisElectronic Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45286Pulmonary arterial hypertension: from bench back to bedsidePoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45287Cellular biology of asthma and COPDPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45288Training strategies and education in rehabilitationPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45289Infections in immunocompromised patientsPoster Discussion
17:15 - 19:15290The TORCH survival study. Affecting mortality in COPD: Is the dream becoming a reality?Evening Symposium