Annual Congress Vienna 2009

Saturday, 12.09.2009
Sunday, 13.09.2009
Monday, 14.09.2009
Tuesday, 15.09.2009
Wednesday, 16.09.2009

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2009; 34: Suppl. 53, abstract number.


Material from 2009:
  • 4047 Abstracts
  • 652 Slide presentations
  • 300 Webcasts
  • 93 Handouts
  • 2150 e-posters
  • 300 Multimedia files
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Sunday, 13.09.2009

08:30 - 10:3024Paediatric Grand Round - an interactive sessionGrand round
08:30 - 08:5025Paediatric Respiratory Research Awards (supported by Merck & Co., Inc.)Session
08:30 - 10:3026Microbial colonisation or latency: a foot in the door to respiratory infectionsHot topics
08:30 - 10:3027Malignant pleural mesothelioma guidelinesSymposium
08:30 - 10:3028Mast cells reborn: beyond the allergic responseSymposium
08:30 - 10:3029Physiotherapy for the respiratory patient: evidence-based guidelinesSymposium
08:30 - 10:3030Crossing the line: alveolo-capillary barrier control in acute lung injuryOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3031The night shift: sleep, noise, sedation and delirium out of hours in the intensive care unit and high-dependency unitSymposium
08:30 - 10:3032Chest imaging in evolution: new techniques and new possibilitiesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3033Clinical management of pulmonary arterial hypertensionOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3034Tobacco smoke and inflammatory and immune effectsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3035Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation: pathophysiology and treatment optionsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3036E-learning in medical educationOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3037Influence of interventions and comorbidity on exercise performanceOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3038Treatment of tuberculosis at times of emerging drug resistanceE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:3039Pathogenesis of pulmonary fibrosisE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:3040From cough to sound analysis of breathingE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:3041Towards improving asthma controlE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:3042Lung cancer biologyE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:3043Interventional pneumologyE-Communication Session
10:45 - 11:3044Cournand LectureSession
10:45 - 12:4545Best of ERSSymposium
10:45 - 12:4546Fibrocytes: a key player in fibrotic airway and pulmonary diseasesHot topics
10:45 - 12:4547An update on bronchiectasisSymposium
10:45 - 12:4548Clinical lessons from cardiopulmonary interactions during exerciseSymposium
10:45 - 12:4549Phenotype-driven asthma treatment in childrenSymposium
10:45 - 12:4550Lung function testing: between spirometry and structured light plethysmographyOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4551Difficult-to-treat tracheal pathology: pulmonological and surgical problemSymposium
10:45 - 12:4552Complex sleep apnoea and adaptive servo ventilationOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4553Riding the tiger: noninvasive ventilation and acute respiratory failureOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4554One size (does not) fit all: phenotyping and controlling asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4555Diagnosis and treatment of lung cancerOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4556Lung function in adults and childrenOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4557Environmental and genetic risk factors for asthma and COPDOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4558Highlighting the epithelial cell in lung disease: from COPD to cancer to acute lung injuryE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:4559Biomarkers and biology in COPDE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:4560Comorbidities and case management in primary respiratory careE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:4561Cystic fibrosis: understanding a complex diseaseE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:4562Tuberculosis contact screeningE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:4563Prognosis and comorbidities in COPDE-Communication Session
12:50 - 14:4065Pulmonary rehabilitation: extending the scope and benefit of rehabilitation for patients with chronic respiratory diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4066Exploring outcome measures in COPD and pulmonary rehabilitationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4067Are outcome measures useful to predict success in rehabilitation and the care of patients with chronic respiratory diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4068Oxygen, end-of-life and care for chronic respiratory patientsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4069Thoracoscopy and solitary pulmonary nodulesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4070Biopsy techniquesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4071Stents, needles and sedationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4072A wide spectrum of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4073Sarcoidosis in reviewThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4074Bronchoalveolar lavage and phenotyping in diffuse parenchymal lung diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4075Clinical aspects of diffuse parenchymal lung diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4076Various backgrounds in diffuse parenchymal lung diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4077Acute lung injury and biomarkersThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4078Intensive care unit management and outcomeThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4079New trends in noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failureThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4080New trends in noninvasive ventilation for chronic respiratory failureThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4081New results in molecular pathology and functional genomics of non-neoplastic lung diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4082Epithelial cell biologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4083Novel mechanisms in the pathogenesis of asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4084COPD: basic science and clinical studiesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4085Airway inflammation and host defenceThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4086Epidemiology of atopy and asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4087Risk factors for COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4088Exacerbations and characteristics of COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4089Methodological aspects of asthma and COPD epidemiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4090High molecular sensitisers and biological dustsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4091Occupational exposures and disease IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4092Occupational exposures and disease IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4093Air pollution and other exposuresThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4094Tobacco and health professionalsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4095Smoking habits and prevention in young peopleThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4096Epidemiology of smoking and smoking cessationThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4097Tobacco: from smoke to diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4098Paediatric lung function, imaging and methodology in health and diseaseThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:4099FeNO and other biomarkers in childhood asthmaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40100Drug treatment of childhood asthma: the controversies and the issuesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40101New developments in preschool wheezing disorders and its genetic basisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40102Cystic fibrosis: advances in clinical researchThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40103Genetics of lung diseasesThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:00104Clinical Trial "PDEIV inhibitors in the treatment of COPD - the Roflumilast Trials"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30105Clinical Trials: "Aerosolized Lancovutide (Moli1901)" and "Oral Sildenafil"Symposium
13:00 - 14:00106Lunchtime Programme "How to get your paper published?"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30107EU Research Programmes: 1.GABRIEL 2.EvA 3.COPACETICSymposium
13:00 - 14:30108Practical Workshop: Noninvasive ventilation - Life support ventilation for chronic patientsPractical Workshop
13:00 - 14:00114MP1 - Extrathoracic disease in sarcoidosisMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00115MP2 - Implications for chronic neo-macrolide therapy in respiratory diseases: lessons from lung transplantationMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00116MP3 - How to optimise mechanical ventilation: interpretation of waveformsMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00117MP4 - Novel insights in the pathogenesis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00118MP5 - Implications for skeletal muscle remodelling in COPDMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00119MP6 - Do oxygen-dependent patients really benefit from the service we provide?Meet the Professor
14:45 - 16:45120Thoracic Oncology Grand Round - an interactive sessionGrand round
14:45 - 16:45121Respiratory problems for patients: the travelling respiratory patientSymposium
14:45 - 16:45122Update on eosinophilic lung diseasesSymposium
14:45 - 16:45123miRNAs in inflammation and diseaseSymposium
14:45 - 16:45124Natural history of COPDSymposium
14:45 - 16:45125Airways remodellingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45126Airway transplantation and thermoplastyHot topics
14:45 - 16:45127Respiratory muscle function and pattern of breathingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45128Early life and childhood asthma - new results from old birth cohortsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45129Respiratory infection caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosaOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45130Chest physiotherapy in critically ill patientsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45131Asthma treatment and control strategies in primary careOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45132Emerging treatment and assessment strategies in pulmonary rehabilitationOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45133Noninvasive ventilation: new and old aspectsE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45134Lung transplantation: pre- and postoperative problemsE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45135Genetics in the smokers corner: from inflammation in smokers via COPD to cancerE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45136Epidemiology of COPDE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45137Epidemiology and risk factors of childhood asthma: what every clinician should knowE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45138Pulmonary arterial hypertensionE-Communication Session