Annual Congress Stockholm 2007

Saturday, 15.09.2007
Sunday, 16.09.2007
Monday, 17.09.2007
Tuesday, 18.09.2007
Wednesday, 19.09.2007

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2007; 30: Suppl. 51, abstract number.

Material from 2007:
  • 4066 Abstracts
  • 635 Slide presentations
  • 310 Webcasts
  • 98 Handouts
  • 1992 e-posters
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Practical workshop: continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)

Practical Workshop
Chairs: P. Levy (Grenoble, France), F. De Jongh (Enschede, The Netherlands)
Aims: The aim of the session is to provide with the basic knowledge about CPAP treatment. This includes a short description of the physiological basis, the main principles of treatment and also the major acute and chronic impact of CPAP treatment. The main differences between Bi-level positive airway pressure and CPAP will be presented as well as the major indications, contrindications and results in specific indications. Finally auto-adjusted CPAP will be presented. The theoretical basis, the different algorithms, the main indications and contrindications and the clinical results will be highlighted. In the final part of the session a practical demonstration will take place.
Standard continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
P. Levy (Grenoble, France)
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Slide presentationMultimedia files
Bi-level continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
M. Eijsvogel (Enschede, Netherlands)
Slide presentationMultimedia files
Slide presentationMultimedia files
Auto continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
J. Verbraecken (Antwerp, Belgium)
Slide presentationMultimedia files
Slide presentationMultimedia files