Annual Congress Berlin 2008

Saturday, 04.10.2008
Sunday, 05.10.2008
Monday, 06.10.2008
Tuesday, 07.10.2008
Wednesday, 08.10.2008

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2008; 32: Suppl. 52, abstract number.

Saturday, 04.10.2008
Sunday, 05.10.2008
Monday, 06.10.2008
Tuesday, 07.10.2008
Wednesday, 08.10.2008

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2008; 32: Suppl. 52, abstract number.



Material from 2008:
  • 3952 Abstracts
  • 658 Slide presentations
  • 316 Webcasts
  • 96 Handouts
  • 1824 e-posters
  • 316 Multimedia files
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Saturday, 04.10.2008

Start-End Session Type
09:30 - 13:00 1 PG2 - Asthma: natural history, risk factors and overall management Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 2 PG3 - Respiratory physiology: respiratory and peripheral muscle function in health and disease Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 3 PG9 - Nonapnoeic respiratory disorders during sleep Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 4 PG12 - Challenges in pulmonary embolism: hot issues and interactive cases (jointly organised with ACCP) Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 5 PG5 - Interstitial lung diseases: selected orphan diseases Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 6 PG7 - ABC of domiciliary ventilation Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 7 PG4 - Paediatric respiratory medicine: wheezing children: asthma and beyond Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 8 PG6 - Thoracic oncology: new treatments for thoracic malignancies (other than nonsmall cell lung cancer) Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 9 PG8 - Cellular and molecular technologies of today - treatments of tomorrow Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 10 PG10 - Getting it right – planning, realising, analysing and publishing research projects Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 13:00 11 PG11 - Tobacco addiction in women Postgraduate Course
09:30 - 17:30 12 PG1 - EU GRACE network full-day course: Antibiotics or not: from acute bronchitis to acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 14 PG17 - An expert view of the differences between asthma and COPD Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 15 PG16 - Basic principles of cardiopulmonary exercise testing and interpretation Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 16 PG14 - COPD: management of advanced disease Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 17 PG22 - Interventional bronchoscopy: theory and practice Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 18 PG21 - Practical problems with aerosol therapy Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 19 PG19 - Ventilatory management and cough enhancement in patients with neuromuscular disease Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 20 PG13 - Respiratory failure: skills needed to treat an episode of acute respiratory failure Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 21 PG15 - High-resolution computed tomography of the lung: pattern recognition and role in diagnosis Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 22 WS1 - Gene-environment interactions: challenges and pitfalls in study design, ethical issues and statistical analyses Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 23 PG18 - Respiratory infections in immunosuppressed children Postgraduate Course
14:00 - 17:30 24 PG20 - Advances in the diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: an interactive, case-based course Postgraduate Course