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.



Tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections: epidemiology I

Thematic Poster Session
Chairs: R. Duarte (Porto, Portugal), G. Ferrara (Solna, Sweden), E. Ibraim (Bucuresti, Romania)
High completion rates with directly observed preventive treatment (DOPT) of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in Ethiopian immigrants (EI) to Israel
H. Bishara, L. Ore, N. Armaly, D. Weiler Ravell (Nazareth, , Haifa, Israel)
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Results of a tuberculin skin test survey performed in a national representative sample of young Albanian students
H. Hafizi, E. Sharra, A. Fico, R. Centis, G.B. Migliori, L. D‘Ambrosio, P. Castiglia, G. Sotgiu (Tirana, Albania; Tradate, Italy)
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Stigma associated with tuberculosis among Tajikistan labor migrants
B. Salikhov, O. Bobohodzhaev (Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
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Impact of health education on the knowledge and awareness of tuberculosis among high school students
R. Panaligan, J. Guiang (Manila, Philippines)
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Prospective study of nosocomial spread of tuberculosis
T. Sahasrabudhe, A. Khan, T. Joseph (Pimpri, Pune, India)
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Prognostic factors in tuberculosis related mortalities in hospitalized patients
A. Kumar, G. Haq, F. Saifuddin, S. Ghazal, N. Rizvi (Karachi, Pakistan)
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Influence of social adaptation of tuberculosis patients on the TB form and a chemotherapy outcomes
M. Chernov, S. Strerlikov, E. Bogorodskaya (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB): 40 years observations in Poland
M. Korzeniewska-Kosela (Warsaw, Poland)
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Predictors of delayed smear conversion after 2 months of tuberculosis treatment
H. Ben Abdelghaffar, E. Tangour, L. Fekih, S. Fenniche, I. Akrout, H. Hassene, D. Greb, H. Kammoun, W. Ben Hamad, D. Belhabib, M.L. Megdiche (Ariana, Tunisia)
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Screening for tuberculosis in patients with rheumatic diseases commencing anti-TNF-α treatment: A regional survey
E. Karampini, R. Sathyamoorthy (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
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Childhood tuberculosis in Romania
R. Nedelcu, N. Cioran, E. Ibraim (Bucharest, Romania)
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Risk factors for Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among contacts of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
J.S. Park, D.H. Kim, J.Y. Kang (Chonan, Republic Of Korea)
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Improvement of treatment adherence and success in homeless patients with tuberculosis in Iasi, Romania
A. Sorete Arbore, C. Macarescu, V. Cojocariu, M. Berdan, D. Balasescu, C. Zaharia, T. Juers, J. Mc Whirter, I. Serban, T. Mihaescu, C. Lange (Iasi, Romania; Bad Oldesloe, Borstel, Germany; Henley on Thames, United Kingdom)
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Patient awareness in controlling tuberculosis
M.A. Afridi, Z. Answari, N. Nathani, B. Chaudhari, B. Champaniri (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
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Tuberculosis in health-care workers: 5-year, multi-institutional analysis of the northern region of Portugal
R. Reis, A.M. Correia, M. Gomes, R. Duarte (Vila Real, Porto, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal)
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Impact of social of social risk factor on treatment outcome in patients with culture positive pulmonary tuberculosis (CPPTB)
I. Siemion-Szczesniak, M. Korzeniewska-Kosela, J. Kus (Warsaw, Poland)
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Patients diagnosed of TB in the Ourense area in the last decade: A descriptive study
H. Gómez, A. Rodríguez, I. Parente, B. Nagore, J. Abal, P. Velázquez (Ourense, Spain)
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Analysis of risk factors of recurrent tuberculosis in Han and Tibetan populations in Southwest China
P. Tian, F. Wen (Chengdu, China)
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The trends of tuberculosis in Kosovo in the post war period, (2001-2010)
B. Tigani (Prishtina, Albania)
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How much knowledge is healthy? Results of a KAP survey of TB patients in Republic of Macedonia
D. Gudeva Nikovska, S. Talevski (Skopje, Fyrom)
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