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.



MDR- and XDR-TB: epidemiological and public health overview

Oral Presentation
Chairs: G. Sotgiu (Sassari, Italy), D. Falzon (Geneva, Switzerland)
Time trends in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
D. Falzon, M. Zignol (Geneva, Switzerland)
Congress or journal article abstract
Congress or journal article abstract
Determinants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in Belarus
A. Skrahina, H. Hurevich, A. Zalutskaya, E. Sahalchyk, A. Astrauko, S. Hoffner, V. Rusovich, A. Dadu, P. de Colombani, M. Dara, W. Van Gemert, M. Zignol (Minsk, Belarus; Stockholm, Sweden; Copenhagen, Denmark; Geneva, Switzerland)
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
Survival and risk factors of mortality among defaulters from treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis
A. Altraja, P. Viiklepp, L. Pehme (Tallinn, Tartu, Estonia)
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
Is multidrug-resistant TB more common in children? An analysis of surveillance data
D. Falzon, M. Zignol, C. Sismanidis, P. Glaziou (Geneva, Switzerland)
Congress or journal article abstract
Congress or journal article abstract
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and HIV infection in Eastern Europe: Two overlapping epidemics
D. Masoud, M. Zignol, D. Falzon (Geneva, Switzerland; Copenhagen, Denmark)
Congress or journal article abstract
Congress or journal article abstract
Rational use of tuberculosis drugs to prevent the development of drug resistance
E. Huitric, M. J. van der Werf, M. W. Langendam, L. D‘Ambrosio, R. Centis, F. Blasi, G. B. Migliori, D. Manissero (Stockholm, Sweden; The Hague, Netherlands; Tradate, Milan, Italy)
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
Congress or journal article abstractSlide presentation
ECDC guidance on management of contacts of MDR-TB and XDR-TB patients
A. Sandgren, M. van der Werf (Stockholm, Sweden)
Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Congress or journal article abstractE-poster