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.



Healthcare utilisation and treatment of asthma and COPD

Thematic Poster Session
Chairs: S. A. Jansson (Lulea, Sweden), R. Nielsen (Bergen, Norway), I. Cerveri (Pavia, Italy), I. Pin (Grenoble, France)
Health, social and economic consequences of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): A controlled national study
A. Løkke, O. Hilberg, P. Tønnesen, J. Kjellberg, R. Ibsen, P. Jennum (Aarhus, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Health, social and economic consequences of spouses of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): A controlled national study
A. Løkke, O. Hilberg, P. Tønnesen, J. Kjellberg, R. Ibsen, P. Jennum (Aarhus, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Influence of statin treatment on cancer mortality in COPD patients: Retrospective observational cohort study
P. Crequit, I. Annesi-Maesano, C. Chouaid, G. Hejblum (Paris, France)
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Relative exposure to inhaled steroids (ratio "ICS-to-total asthma therapy"): Concordant data from electronic medical records, claims data and patient-reported outcomes
L. Laforest, I. Licaj, G. Devouassoux, G. Chamba, L. Letrilliart, G. Chatte, E. Van Ganse (Lyon, Caluire, France)
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Congress or journal article abstract
Factors related to discontinuous use of inhaled drugs in COPD patients: A population-based cohort study in Lazio (Italy)
L. Bauleo, N. Agabiti, U. Kirchmayer, R. Pistelli, V. Colamesta, S. Cascini, M. Davoli (Rome, Italy)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Costs of exacerbations in COPD
S.A. Jansson, H. Backman, E. Rönmark, B. Lundbäck, A. Lindberg (Luleå, Umeå, Sweden)
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Congress or journal article abstract
Differential socio-economic burden of chronic respiratory diseases in adults: Preliminary results from the Gene Environment Interactions in Respiratory Diseases (GEIRD) study
S. Accordini, A. Corsico, I. Cerveri, M. Bugiani, P. Pirina, A. Fois, L. Antonicelli, L. Casali, P. Marchetti, G. Nguyen, M.G. Panico, R. de Marco (Verona, , Turin, Ancona, Salerno, Italy)
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Congress or journal article abstract
COPD comorbidities – Do they add more cost? A 1-year follow-up study
N. Yanev, N. Kyuchukov, P. Nikolova, P. Pavlov, Y. Ivanov, T. Popova, I. Krachunov (Pleven, Bulgaria)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Co-morbidities are associated with prolonged hospital length of stay (LoS) in patients with COPD
N. Jayasekera, M. Feldmann, A. Bhowmik (London, United Kingdom)
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Frequency and length of admission in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as co morbidity (CO) in a university hospital setting. A cross sectional study
P. Roedsgaard, H.M. Nielsen, U. Weinreich (Aalborg, Denmark)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Impact of reimbursement changes for fixed ICS/LABA combination treatment in Iceland
U. Bjornsdottir, J.S. Jonsson, M. Jonsson, S.T. Sigurdardottir, G. Stratelis, G. Telg, M. Turesson, S. Gizurarson (Reykjavik, Gardabaer, Iceland; Södertälje, Stockholm, Sweden)
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Congress or journal article abstract
Characterising asthma therapy in Scotland: Are the guidelines confusing?
J. Covvey, B. Johnston, A. Boyter (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
The analysis anti-asthma drugs consumption dynamics in Yaroslavl
S. Palyutin, I. Zilber, A. Petrochenko (Yaroslavl, Russian Federation)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
The impact of medical education on asthma/rhinitis management by general practitioners
S. Baldacci, S. Maio, M. Simoni, S. Cerrai, G. Sarno, P. Silvi, F. Di Pede, M. Borbotti, A. Pala, M. Bresciani, G. Viegi (Pisa, Palermo, Italy)
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Congress or journal article abstract
15-year temporal asthma patterns in a large French cohort of elderly women
M. Sanchez, J. Bousquet, N. Le Moual, B. Jacquemin, J. Maccario, F. Clavel-Chapelon, F. Kauffmann, P. Tubert-Bitter, R. Varraso (Villejuif, Kremlin Bicêtre, France)
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Congress or journal article abstract
Acute asthma in Buenos Aires
G. Garcia, M. Bergna, L. Nannini, H. Neffen, G. Rodrigo, S. Mercurio (Buenos Aires, Argentina; Montevideo, Uruguay)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Variation of seasonal (monthly) hospitalizations in asthmatic patients: Difference between allergic and non allergic asthma
F. Yangui, A. Migaou, M. Abouda, M. Triki, N. Balloumi, H. Khouani, M.R. Charfi (La Marsa, Tunisia)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Hospitalizations for asthma in Portugal from 2000 to 2008: Different trends in different regions
M. Vaz, A. Freitas, D. Alves, J. Fonseca, T. Jacinto (Porto, , Braga, Portugal)
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Congress or journal article abstract
Participation in the ARGA study: Long term impact on asthma management
S. Baldacci, S. Maio, A. Angino, M. Simoni, S. Cerrai, G. Sarno, F. Martini, P. Silvi, M. Borbotti, A. Pala, G. Viegi (Pisa, Palermo, Italy)
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Congress or journal article abstract
The education of physicians GINA and GOLD and a registration of chronic lung diseases in adult population of the Russian Federation
T. Bilichenko, A. Chuchalin (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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