Annual Congress Copenhagen 2005

Saturday, 17.09.2005
Sunday, 18.09.2005
Monday, 17.09.2005
Tuesday, 20.09.2005
Wednesday, 21.09.2005

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2005; 26: Suppl. 49, abstract number.

Material from 2005:
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  • 739 Slide presentations
  • 213 Webcasts
  • 93 Handouts
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Management of airway hypersecretions

Chairs: J. Bott (Ashford, United Kingdom), B. Schonhofer (Hannover, Germany)
Aims: This symposium will introduce and illustrate:
• physiotherapeutic techniques to improve expectoration;
• limitations of physiotherapy;
• cough-assist techniques;
• mini-trach and tracheotomy.
Cough: physiology and pathophysiology
D. Groneberg (Berlin, Germany)
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Hypersecretion and atelectasis management – manual strategies and devices in chest physiotherapy
R. Gosselink (Leuven, Belgium)
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Air stacking, cough machine – in/exsufflator, high frequency oscillation and intrapulmonary percussive ventilation
J-F. Muir (Rouen, France)
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Invasive interventions: mini-trach and -tracheostomy – who is the adequate patient?
C. Gregoretti (Moncalieri, Italy)
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