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.



Joint session with WHO and ECDC "Towards elimination of tuberculosis"

Symposium
Chairs: C. Lange (Borstel, Germany), G.B. Migliori (Tradate, Italy)
Aims: This symposium will present and discuss recent advances in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis. The audience will learn about practical problems in the management of tuberculosis on both the individual and pragramatic level, and about the European and global strategy to eliminate tuberculosis as a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide.
Towards the elimination of tuberculosis: challenges ahead from a European perspective
M. Sprenger (Stockholm, Sweden)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Clinical impact of recent advances for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis
G. Walzl (Tygerberg , South Africa)
No content made available
No content made available
Global elimination of tuberculosis: putting ideas into action
P. Glaziou (Geneva, Switzerland)
No content made available
No content made available