International Congress London 2016

Saturday, 03.09.2016
Sunday, 04.09.2016
Monday, 05.09.2016
Tuesday, 06.09.2016
Wednesday, 07.09.2016

Sponsored symposia:

Industry Evening Mini Symposium at ERS 2016: “Challenges in the management of non-CF bronchiectasis”

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2016; 48: Suppl. 60, abstract number.

Saturday, 03.09.2016
Sunday, 04.09.2016
Monday, 05.09.2016
Tuesday, 06.09.2016
Wednesday, 07.09.2016

Sponsored symposia:

Industry Evening Mini Symposium at ERS 2016: “Challenges in the management of non-CF bronchiectasis”

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2016; 48: Suppl. 60, abstract number.




Monday, 05.09.2016

Start-End Session Type
07:00 - 08:15 310 CC3 Problematic application of mechanical ventilation Challenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:15 311 CC4 Major challenges in thoracic surgical oncology Challenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:15 312 CC5 Non-resolving pneumonia Challenging clinical cases
08:00 - 10:30 317 PD3 Preparing your content for teaching online Professional development workshop
08:00 - 10:20 318 SW11 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspects Skills workshop
08:00 - 10:20 319 SW10 Interventional pulmonology Skills workshop
08:30 - 10:30 320 Paediatric Year in Review Year in review
08:30 - 10:30 321 Regeneratives approaches to COPD Symposium
08:30 - 10:30 322 Diseases and defences of the respiratory mucosa Symposium
08:30 - 10:30 323 Yernault Lecture preceded by the symposium “Latest developments in noninvasive ventilation: improvements and gadgets” Session
08:30 - 10:30 324 The history of respiratory public health in Britain Symposium
08:30 - 10:30 325 An update on pleural empyema diagnostics and treatment Symposium
08:30 - 10:30 326 Diagnosing primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) in a molecular age Symposium
08:30 - 10:30 327 New and old therapies for chronic lung diseases Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 328 Lung cancer immunology: latest research Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 329 New genomic targets in pulmonary disease Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 330 Clinical and microbiological aspects of infections in COPD patients Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 331 Asthma: from basic mechanisms to novel therapeutic perspectives Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 332 Cardiovascular and metabolic pathophysiology and outcomes of obstructive sleep apnoea Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 333 IPF treatment I Oral Presentation
08:30 - 10:30 334 New findings in mucosal immunology Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30 335 Assessing lower airway inflammation with different tools Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30 336 Endoscopic lung volume reduction II Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30 337 Pulmonary hypertension: the clinic I Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30 338 Measuring physical activity in chronic respiratory disease Poster Discussion
08:30 - 10:30 339 Rifampicin resistance, MDRTB, and new drug treatments Poster Discussion
10:40 - 13:00 347 SW13 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspects Skills workshop
10:40 - 13:00 348 SW12 Interventional pulmonology Skills workshop
10:45 - 12:45 349 Pulmonary arterial hypertension: future therapeutic approaches Hot topics
10:45 - 12:45 350 Respiratory syncytial virus: new therapies, but what impact? Symposium
10:45 - 12:45 351 Influenza and respiratory physicians Symposium
10:45 - 12:45 352 Molecular footprints in lung cancer diagnosis and management Symposium
10:45 - 12:45 353 State-of-the-art research techniques in Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College London II Session
10:45 - 12:45 354 Chronic graft-versus-host disease and chronic allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation: similarities and dissimilarities Symposium
10:45 - 12:45 355 ERS statements and technical standards Session
10:45 - 12:45 356 Working together to drive investment and innovation in asthma research Session
10:45 - 12:45 357 Late-breaking topics in airways disease Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 358 Clinical and molecular studies in asthma Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 359 Current challenges in thoracic surgery Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 360 Management of asthma and COPD in primary care Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 361 COPD and asthma COPD overlap syndrome (ACOS): novelties in terms of prevalence, risk factors, and prognosis in COPD Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 362 Dyspnoea and respiratory muscle/mechanics anomalies in disease Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:45 363 Electronic cigarettes Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 364 Endosonography: EBUS/EUS (B) Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 365 Best abstracts in physical activity and telemedicine Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 366 Effects of hypoxia and sleep apnoea on the lung, heart, and vessels Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 367 IPF: from pathogenesis to treatment II Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 368 Active and latent tuberculosis: biomarkers Poster Discussion
10:45 - 12:45 369 PD4 How to deal with difficult people Professional development workshop
12:50 - 14:40 374 Dealing with the complexity of critically-ill patients Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 375 New horizons for noninvasive ventilation in acute and chronic settings Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 376 Noninvasive ventilation and beyond: novelties and real-life applications Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 377 Multidimensional and multidisciplinary approaches to respiratory problems Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 378 Pathophysiological mechanisms at different levels: lung, airways, muscles and symptom perception Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 379 Lung function and imaging: new findings and new approaches Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 380 Respiratory muscles and airways function: from physiology to clinical implications Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 381 Clinical exercise physiology in health and disease Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 382 Hypoxia, oxidative stress, and biomarkers in obstructive sleep apnoea Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 383 Clinical presentation, daytime symptoms, and screening of obstructive sleep apnoea Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 384 Comorbid sleep apnoea in specific clinical entities and differential diagnosis of sleep disorders Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 385 Effect of sleep apnoea on life-span and comorbidities Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 386 Technical aspects, compliance, and adherence to positive airway pressure in sleep apnoea Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 387 Non-CPAP in obstructive and central sleep apnoea and obesity hypoventilation syndrome Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 388 Pulmonary hypertension: the clinic II Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 389 Pulmonary hypertension: exercise, haemodynamics, and physiology Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 390 Pulmonary hypertension in lung disease Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 391 Acute pulmonary embolism Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 392 Pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism: from the bench to the bedside Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 393 Surgical strategy for complex diseases Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 394 Open problems in thoracic surgery Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 395 Long-term outcomes of lung transplantation Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 396 Clinical and microbiological aspects of bronchiectasis and non-tuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) infections Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 397 Community-acquired pneumonia: risk classes and management issues Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 398 Viral infections in different respiratory conditions: from the bedside to the lab Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 399 Microbiological issues and translational research in respiratory infections Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 400 Severe respiratory infections in the intensive care unit and pleural and fungal infections Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 401 Tuberculosis: the elderly, the diabetic, the unusual, and the severe Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 402 Update on drug-resistant tuberculosis Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 403 Tuberculosis: immune responses of CD8+ T cells, value of interferon-gamma and other cytokines, Th2 responses, BCG, and biomarkers Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 404 Treatment management options and costs: vitamin D, Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), nutrition, and human genetics Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 405 Epidemiological insights into tuberculosis pathogenesis Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 406 Non-tuberculous mycobacteria: HIV-TB co-infection and adenosine deaminase (ADA) Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 407 Microbiology: bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) and PCR Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 408 Epidemiology and specific subgroups in lung cancer Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 409 Clinical aspects of lung cancer Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 410 Basic science and case reports in lung cancer Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 411 Prognostic variables in lung cancer I Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 412 Prognostic variables in lung cancer II Thematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40 413 Abstracts in medical education, the web and the internet Thematic Poster
13:00 - 14:30 415 Interstitial lung disease registry Lunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30 416 Lung cancer: latest developments in screening and patient management Lunchtime session
13:00 - 14:30 417 When respiratory disease come to an end Lunchtime session
13:00 - 14:00 423 ME13 Smoking cessation in difficult population groups Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00 424 ME14 What is sleep apnoea anyway? Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00 425 ME5 Persisting symptoms after pulmonary embolism Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00 426 ME7 Surgery for lung cancer Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00 427 ME6 Dealing with air leaks during noninvasive ventilation  Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:00 428 ME8 Acute and chronic infection in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Meet the expert
13:00 - 14:30 433 PD5 Establishing core facilities for measuring clinical trial outcomes  Professional development workshop
14:30 - 16:50 446 SW15 The new frontiers in exercise training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: technical aspects Skills workshop
14:30 - 16:50 447 SW14 Interventional pulmonology Skills workshop
14:45 - 16:45 448 GR3 Scientific Grand Round: precision medicine Grand round
14:45 - 16:45 449 Air pollution and effects on lung health Hot topics
14:45 - 16:45 450 Updating on electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) or e-cigarettes Symposium
14:45 - 16:45 451 Driving and sleepiness Symposium
14:45 - 16:45 452 Historical landmarks in respiratory medicine: contributions from the UK Symposium
14:45 - 16:45 453 New therapies for chronic respiratory infections Symposium
14:45 - 16:45 454 Deep phenotyping to improve treatment outcomes in paediatric asthma Symposium
14:45 - 16:45 455 Recent high impact findings regarding COPD comorbidities Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 456 Pulmonary hypertension: novel insights Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 457 Advancements in bronchoscopy Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 458 Sepsis and ARDS: looking forward Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 459 Phenotyping asthma Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 460 Latent tuberculosis infection Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 461 Novel approaches for pulmonary rehabilitation in chronic lung diseases Oral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45 462 New insights into noninvasive ventilation: between the dream and reality Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45 463 Quality management and quality of life in lung cancer Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45 464 ILD pathogenesis Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45 465 Prevalence, prognosis, and risk factors of COPD Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45 466 Highlights in primary ciliary dyskinesia and asthma in childhood Poster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45 467 Paediatric bronchology II Poster Discussion
17:30 - 19:00 487 Industry Evening Mini Symposium at ERS 2016: “Challenges in the management of non-CF bronchiectasis” Evening Mini Symposium