Annual Congress Vienna 2003

Saturday, 27.09.2003
Sunday, 28.09.2003
Monday, 29.09.2003
Tuesday, 30.09.2003
Wednesday, 01.10.2003

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2003; 22: Suppl. 45, abstract number.


Material from 2003:
  • 3196 Abstracts
  • 374 Slide presentations
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Tuesday 30.09.2003

08:30 - 10:30259Combined modality treatment for nonmetastatic nonsmall cell lung cancer - an evidence-based medicine reviewMajor Symposium
08:30 - 10:30260Nanotoxicology - biological effects of particlesAssembly Symposium
08:30 - 10:30261Gene transfer interventions - a bridge between innate and adaptative immunity?Assembly Symposium
08:30 - 10:30262Primary prevention of childhood asthmaMajor Symposium
08:30 - 10:30263Obstructive sleep apnoea as a systemic diseaseAssembly Symposium
08:30 - 10:30264ERS/ATS COPD guidelines: novel aspects and ERS/ATS joint symposiumSymposium
08:30 - 10:30265Management of COPD in primary careOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30266From biopsy to treatment of diffuse lung diseasesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30267Modulation of bronchial hyperreactivity and immune response in the airwaysOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30268Monitoring acute respiratory failureOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30269Control of tuberculosisOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30270Advances in paediatric respiratory physiologyOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30271Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency and COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45272Surgical decision making in marginal situationsMajor Symposium
10:45 - 12:45273Clinical Grand Round, an interactive sessionMajor Symposium
10:45 - 12:45274The genetics of lung diseasesAssembly Symposium
10:45 - 12:45275Mechanisms of virus-induced airway disease in children and adultsMajor Symposium
10:45 - 12:45276Pulmonary-hepatic disorders (PHD) - recommendations of the PHD ERS Task Force for management of hepatopulmonary syndrome and portopulmonary hypertensionAssembly Symposium
10:45 - 12:45277Intracellular signalling and regulation of cytokine productionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45278Current issues on wheezing in infancyOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45279COPD and smoking (cessation)Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45280Sleep related breathing disorders in childrenOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45281Cell and molecular biology of pulmonary hypertension and COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45282Lung cancer management and prognosisOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45283Novel drugs under development for the treatment of respiratory diseasesOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45284Genetics and immunobiology of tuberculosisOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45285Inflammatory markers of childhood asthmaPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45286Conventional and novel applications of NIV in acute respiratory failurePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45287ExercisePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45288Treatment of asthma and COPDPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45289State of the art in assessing airway inflammationPoster Discussion
13:00 - 14:00290Relative indications of volume reduction and transplantation in patients with severe emphysemaMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00291How to answer patients questions about air pollution?Meet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00292How to set up a respiratory intensive care unitMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00293Pulmonary-hepatic disordersMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00294Time to throw away the peak flow meter?Meet the Professor
13:30 - 15:30295Airway obstructionThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30296Asthma: potpourriThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30297Miscellaneous problems in COPDThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30298Supportive care in chronic respiratory failureThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30299Therapeutic procedures in interventional pulmonolgyThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30300Cancer and complicationsThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30301Clinical pathobiology in airway disordersThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30302Respiratory in primary careThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30303Treatment and outcome of acute respiratory failureThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30304Respiratory measurements: sounds and exhaled markersThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30305Severe pulmonary infection and sepsisThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30306Biology of COPD and asthmaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30307Mechanisms of epithelial cell activation IIThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30308Pulmonary injury and repair: from cell studies to clinical solutionsThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30309Pulmonary hypertensionThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30310Sleep related breathing disorders and other diseasesThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30311Respiratory muscles: myocyte to cutexThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30312Issues surrounding drug deliveryThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30313Airway mediators and responsesThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30314AsthmaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30315Immunology and airway reactivity in animal models of allergic asthmaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30316Epidemiology of various respiratory conditionsThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30317Work-related asthma and allergyThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30318Smoking habits with focus on health care personelThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30319Lung function tests in childhood asthmaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30320Factors influencing asthma and atopyThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30321Cystic fibrosis: basic science to clinical contextThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30322Epidemiology and burden of childhood lung diseaseThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30323Airway problems and traumaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30324Nursing aspects related to different groups of respiratory patientsThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30325Cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis, respiratory viral infections and infection in asthmaThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30326Epidemiology and control of tuberculosis in adults and children - IIThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30327Management of tuberculosisThematic Poster Session
13:30 - 15:30328Resistance in adults and childrenThematic Poster Session
14:45 - 16:45329The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)Hot topics
14:45 - 16:45330Infection in solid organ transplantationAssembly Symposium
14:45 - 16:45331New pathophysiological aspects in COPDMajor Symposium
14:45 - 16:45332Sarcoidosis - towards an aetiology?Major Symposium
14:45 - 16:45333Chronic infant lung diseaseAssembly Symposium
14:45 - 16:45334The brain and the lung: interactionsHot topics
14:45 - 16:45335Management of tuberculosis and tubercular infection - old and new considerationsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45336Advanced lung cancer treatmentOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45337Epidemiological aspects of childhood asthmaOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45338Animal models of lung injury: useful or not?Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45339Clinical and experimental thoracic imagingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45340Advances in childhood asthma therapyOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45341Novel approaches to asthma management and monitoringOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45342COPD: a multicomponent diseasePoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45343Pleural disease and transthoracic proceduresPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45344The challenge of community acquired pneumoniaPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45345Asthma and COPD: from cell regulation to histopathologyPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45346Pathophysiological rationale of pulmonary rehabilitationPoster Discussion