International Congress Barcelona 2013

Saturday, 07.09.2013
Sunday, 08.09.2013
Monday, 09.09.2013
Tuesday, 10.09.2013
Wednesday, 11.09.2013

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2013; 42: Suppl. 57, abstract number.

New insights into the mechanisms of muscle dysfunction in COPD

Chairs: I. Vogiatzis (Athens, Greece), J. Gea (Barcelona, Spain)
Aims: The aims of the symposium are: to update the understanding of different mechanisms recently proposed as relevant contributors to muscle dysfunction in COPD; and to provide a view on the novel therapeutic approaches suggested by recent advances in the knowledge of pathways and phenomena involved in muscle dysfunction.
Nutritional interventions and rehabilitation programmes in COPD: what is new?
R. Casaburi (Los Angeles, United States of America)
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Vitamin D and muscle mass and function: potential therapeutic implications
N. Hopkinson (London, United Kingdom)
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