Annual Congress Vienna 2012

Saturday, 01.09.2012
Sunday, 02.09.2012
Monday, 03.09.2012
Tuesday, 04.09.2012
Wednesday, 05.09.2012

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2012; 40: Suppl. 56, abstract number.



PG6 Hot topics in paediatric allergy

Postgraduate Course
Chairs: K. Lodrup Carlsen (Oslo, Norway), M. Pijnenburg (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
Aims: Asthma and allergy are the most prevalent chronic disorders in children in the western world, causing considerable morbidity. This course aims to provide participants with state-of-the-art knowledge on different hot topics in paediatric allergy.

Topics covered include: immunotherapy in children, food allergies and anaphylaxis, and the impact of rhinitis on asthma.

HERMES module links: PAEDIATRIC - Bronchial asthma and other wheezing disorders, Allergic disorders, Epidemiology and environmental health.
Allergy in paediatric asthma: an overview
P.L.P. Brand (Zwolle, Netherlands)
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files
Immunotherapy in children with asthma
S. Halken (Odense C, Denmark)
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files
Food allergies, anaphylaxis and asthma
G. Roberts (Southampton, United Kingdom)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Impact of allergic rhinitis on asthma
J. Bousquet (Montpellier, France)
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files
Slide presentationPDF journal article, handout or slidesMultimedia files