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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Tuesday, 15.09.2009

08:50 - 10:30274Clinical year in reviewHot topics
08:30 - 08:50275Romain Pauwels Award (supported by GlaxoSmithKline)Session
08:30 - 10:30276Novel regulators of alveolar liquid clearanceSymposium
08:50 - 10:30277Pulmonary hypertension – recent progress in research and practiceHot topics
08:30 - 08:50278Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Research Award (supported by Actelion Pharmaceuticals)Session
08:30 - 10:30279Air leaks in the intensive care patients: suggestions for pulmonologists and surgeonsSymposium
08:30 - 10:30280Asthma control: monitoring tool or goal? Validity in children and adultsSymposium
08:30 - 10:30281Pathogenesis of sleep-disordered breathingOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30282Emerging trends in the therapy of COPDSymposium
08:30 - 10:30283Noninvasive ventilation in chronic respiratory failureOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30284Persistent asthma: still an uncontrolled disease requiring new treatments strategies in 2009Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30285Neonatal respiratory disordersOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30286Frontiers in the diagnosis of tuberculosisOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30287Basic science and lung cancerOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30288Emerging physiology behind pulmonary rehabilitationOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30289Pathological remodelling in chronic lung disease: from epithelial-mesenchymal transition to cellular activationE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:30290Novel insights in exercise physiology from cells to humansE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:30291Sarcoidosis and profiles of other diffuse parenchymal lung diseaseE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:30292COPD: from biomarker profiling to clinical assessmentE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:30293Old and new topics in environmental and occupational lung diseaseE-Communication Session
08:30 - 10:30294Aetiology and treatment of community-acquired pneumoniaE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45295Radiology Grand Round - an interactive sessionGrand round
10:45 - 12:45296Oxygen in the acute setting – new look to the indications and toxicitySymposium
10:45 - 12:45297Controversies in the diagnosis of asthmaSymposium
10:45 - 12:45298Air pollution and the developing lungSymposium
10:45 - 12:45299COPD comorbidities: translational approachesSymposium
10:45 - 12:45300Diagnosis and management of pleural effusions and mesothelioma: improving old techniques and new toolsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45301Curative bronchoscopy in lung cancerSymposium
10:45 - 12:45302Preclinical models in drug developmentOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45303Diagnostic tools in paediatric respiratory infectionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45304Hot topics in molecular pathology and functional genomics of lung cancerOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45305Cellular-tissue modifications and functional evaluation in COPD patientsOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45306Novel approaches in asthmaOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45307Difficult asthma in children: diagnostic and therapeutic challengesOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45308Organisation of care for individuals with chronic respiratory diseaseE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45309Tuberculosis and HIV co-infectionE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45310Epidemiology of COPD and infectious lung diseasesE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45311Airway cell biologyE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45312Sleep apnoea across the agesE-Communication Session
10:45 - 12:45313Viruses and respiratory infections: prevalence and mechanisms of infectionE-Communication Session
12:50 - 14:40315Asthma and comorbid conditionsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40316Quality of life and symptoms in COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40317Healthcare and treatment of COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40318COPD: exacerbation and clinical problemsThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40319Interesting case reports and case seriesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40320Respiratory physiologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40321Pleural and parenchymal diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40322Old and new: technique and pathologyThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40323Diagnostic strategies in primary respiratory careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40324Quality of treatment in primary respiratory careThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40325Mechanisms of pulmonary inflammation and fibrosisThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40326Mechanisms of lung injury: COPD, asthma and acute lung injuryThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40327Gas exchange and exercise in respiratory diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40328Socio-economic and epidemiological aspects of sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40329Cardiovascular complications in obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40330Clinical aspects of sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40331Assessment and therapeutical interventions in obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40332Diagnostic aspects in obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40333Control of breathing and respiratory disorders during sleepThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40334Impact on respiratory function of pulmonary and extrapulmonary diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40335Functional insights into COPDThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40336New data on respiratory function - from experimental approaches to manThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40337Pulmonary vascular diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40338Pulmonary embolismThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40339Pulmonary hypertensionThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40340Pulmonary circulation IThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40341Pulmonary circulation IIThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40342What is new in the regulation and monitoring of airway function?Thematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40343Airway inflammation and asthma controlThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40344Airway hyperresponsiveness: mechanism and assessmentThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40345Diagnosis and treatment of viral respiratory infections in early childhoodThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40346Host factors in paediatric bacterial respiratory infectionThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40347Respiratory disorders of the newbornThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40348Epidemiology of childhood asthma: prevalence, risk factors and quality of lifeThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40349Paediatric respiratory epidemiology: respiratory infections and rare diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40350Fiberoptic bronchoscopy in the diagnosis of respiratory diseases in childrenThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40351Pleural and mediastinal diseasesThematic Poster Session
12:50 - 14:40352Medical educationThematic Poster Session
13:00 - 14:00353Lunchtime Programme "How can career development be achieved in European Respiratory Medicine"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30354Lunchtime Programme “Pro/Con” Prevention of allergy by changing the infant’s diet: the emperor’s new clothes?Symposium
13:00 - 14:00355Lunchtime Programme "How to review papers?"Symposium
13:00 - 14:00356EU Research Programme: "TB-PANNET"Symposium
13:00 - 14:00357Lunchtime Programme Roundtable "Conflicts of interest in publishing"Symposium
13:00 - 14:30358Practical Workshop - Noninvasive and invasive ventilation: looking for the right timePractical Workshop
13:00 - 14:30359Practical Workshop - Management of obstructive sleep apnoeaPractical Workshop
13:00 - 14:00361MP13 - Bronchoscopy in children with asthma: indications, procedures and risksMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00362MP14 - New aspects of occupational asthmaMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00363MP15 - How to apply the new lung cancer staging systemMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00364MP16 - Pitfalls before and after lung transplantation: case-based discussionMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00365MP17 - Heart failure in the intensive care unitMeet the Professor
13:00 - 14:00366MP18 - Home management of chronic respiratory disease through the use of telemedicineMeet the Professor
15:00 - 16:45367Scientific year in reviewHot topics
14:45 - 15:00368Maurizio Vignola Award on Innovation in Pneumology (supported by the Chiesi Foundation)Session
14:45 - 16:45369Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: evidence based guidelines and recommendations for clinical management - Results of the joint ATS/ERS/JRS taskforceSymposium
14:45 - 16:45370Novel diagnostics in tuberculosisSymposium
14:45 - 16:45371Controversies of noninvasive ventilation in acute patientsSymposium
14:45 - 16:45372The pulmonologist and the right ventricleSymposium
14:45 - 16:45373Pathogenesis of lung cancerOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45374Paediatric pulmonary hypertension: small patients, big challenges...Symposium
14:45 - 16:45375How viruses, allergic rhinitis and air pollution affect childhood asthmaOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45376Exacerbations of COPD: new findingsOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45377Occupational asthma in the clinicOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45378How to deal with tracheal stenosisOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45379Pleural diseasesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45380From birth to adulthood - lifecourse determinants of asthmaE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45381Smoking cessationE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45382Inspiratory muscle training and assessment and breathing retrainingE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45383Respiratory physiology in infants and preschool children, in health and diseaseE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45384Pathobiology of pulmonary vascular diseasesE-Communication Session
14:45 - 16:45385Next generation bronchodilatorsE-Communication Session