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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Wednesday 01.10.2003

08:30 - 10:30350Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis - new concepts in pathogenesis and implications for managementAssembly Symposium
08:30 - 10:30351Oncology/Interventional pulmonology Grand Round, an interactive sessionMajor Symposium
08:30 - 10:30352Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in the lung: friend or foeHot topics
08:30 - 10:30353Proteases at the cutting edge of respiratory diseaseHot topics
08:30 - 10:30354Sleep and breathing in respiratory failureMajor Symposium
08:30 - 10:30355The various appearance of resistanceOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30356ERS Annual Award for Paediatric Respiratory Research in EuropeERS Annual Award for Paediatric Respir...
08:30 - 10:30357Effects of outdoor air pollution in adultsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30358Lung function testing for preoperative evaluation in lung cancer patientsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30359Outcome of acute exacerbations in COPDOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30360Cellular and molecular mechanisms in epithelium injury and repairOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30361Pulmonary hypertensionOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30362Risk factors and evolving epidemiology of childhood asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45363Stem cell therapy to repair the damaged lung: hope or hype?Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45364Acute exacerbations of asthma and COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45365Respiratory failure in the immunocompromised - investigation and treatmentMajor Symposium
10:45 - 12:45366Novel causes of inhalation injury in various settingsAssembly Symposium
10:45 - 12:45367Systematic inflammation and metabolic disorders in sleep related breathing disordersOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45368Role of exhaled NO in diagnosis and therapy of childhood asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45369Respiratory effects of indoor air pollutionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45370Activation, migration and death of immune cellsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45371The respiratory muscle pump: current conceptsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45372Intervention strategies in chronic respiratory failureOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45373Assessing airway function: practicalities and clinical applicationsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45374Staging and outcome in COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45375Genetics of asthma and atopy: methods and candidatesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45376Pulmonary hypertensionPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45377Induction and modulation of lung cell damagePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45378Extrapulmonary tuberculosisPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45379New trends in thoracic imagingPoster Discussion
13:00 - 14:00380Pathological methods for early detection of lung cancerMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00381Specific bronchial provocation challenges in the diagnosis of occupational asthmaMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00382The 'what' and the 'so what' of clinical exercise testingMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00383Difficult-to-treat asthmaMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00384Tuberculosis control in Europe - current situationMeet the Professor