ERS International Congress, Madrid 2019

Browse by day:
Saturday, 28.09.2019
Sunday, 29.09.2019
Monday, 30.09.2019
Tuesday, 01.10.2019
Wednesday, 02.10.2019


View the presentations you missed during Congress!

More than 1,000 webcasts and slide presentations, 1,900 e-posters and 4,200 abstracts from the International Congress in Madrid and are now available.


Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2019; 54: Suppl. 63, abstract number.

Sunday, 29.09.2019

07:00 - 08:1537CCC Respiratory critical careChallenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:1538CCC Thoracic oncologyChallenging clinical cases
07:00 - 08:1539CCC Sleep and breathing disordersChallenging clinical cases
08:30 - 10:3043Scientific Year in reviewYear in review
08:30 - 10:3044Severe asthma guidelines: update 2019Guidelines session
08:30 - 10:3045Acute respiratory failureHot topic
08:30 - 10:3046Effects of pulmonary rehabilitation other than improving exercise capacitySymposium
08:30 - 10:3047Respiratory medicine meets ear, nose and throat expertsSymposium
08:30 - 10:3048Exploring the link between inhaled corticosteroids and respiratory infectionSymposium
08:30 - 10:3049New insights into quality control of lung function testingSymposium
08:30 - 10:3050Breathing disorders, cardiovascular disease and pulmonary embolism guidelinesSymposium
08:30 - 10:3051Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and surroundingsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3052Diagnosis and assessment of airway diseases in primary careOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3053COPD clinical trials: new molecules and novel insightsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3054Person-centred approaches to COPD and asthma careOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3055The new-born lung: short- and long-term pathological entitiesOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3056Mechanisms underlying acute exacerbation of respiratory diseaseSymposium
08:30 - 10:3057Comorbidities galore in respiratory patientsOral Presentation
08:30 - 10:3058Aetiology and management of childhood respiratory infections, primary ciliary dyskinesia and asthmaPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:3059Transbronchial cryobiopsy and endobronchial ultrasoundPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:3060Physiology of cystic fibrosisPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:3061Airway physiologyPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:3062Treatment of lung cancerPoster Discussion
08:30 - 10:3063A mixture of rare lung diseasesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4572Imaging Grand RoundGrand round
10:45 - 12:4573State of the art session: Respiratory critical careSymposium
10:45 - 12:4574Beyond T2 mechanisms in asthma: who are the other players?Hot topic
10:45 - 12:4575New horizons for pharmacotherapy of sleep-disordered breathing: from bench to bedsideHot topic
10:45 - 12:4576ALERT: Abstracts Leading to Evolution in Respiratory Medicine Trials: COPD and coughClinical trials session
10:45 - 12:4577Early origins of lung disease: an interdisciplinary approachSymposium
10:45 - 12:4578Fighting antimicrobial resistance: from prevention to antimicrobial stewardshipSymposium
10:45 - 12:4579Pulmonary vascular diseases?Lungs on fire
10:45 - 12:4580Lung transplantation in 2019: where are we?Symposium
10:45 - 12:4581Intercellular communication in tissue remodelling of chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4582New insights into respiratory function testingOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4583Air pollution: from early life, the home environment to going undergroundOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4584Novel approaches to pleural effusion: should I change my practice?Oral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4585Endpoints and risk assessment of pulmonary arterial hypertensionOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4586Lung function evaluation and prognosis of airway diseasesOral Presentation
10:45 - 12:4587The future of pulmonary rehabilitation discussed todayPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4588Understanding, monitoring and targeting severe asthmaPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4589Tuberculosis: diagnosis and scoresPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4590Exercise and rehabilitation in patients with acute and chronic respiratory diseasesPoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4591Extracellular matrix formation and remodelling in physiology and diseasePoster Discussion
10:45 - 12:4592Highlights in lung function and chronic coughPoster Discussion
12:50 - 14:4097Clinical problemsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:4098Pulmonary rehabilitation for obstructive lung diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:4099Pulmonary rehabilitation for non-obstructive lung diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40100Hot topics in assessment and care for chronic lung diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40101Epidemiology of airway diseases in primary careThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40102Treatment of airway diseases in primary careThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40103M-health/e-health IIThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40104Exercise testing and respiratory muscles in various diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40105Lung function testing: from experimental investigations to clinical applicationsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40106Exploring the lungs in various pathophysiological conditionsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40107Diagnostic issues in obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40108Screening tools, prevalence and predictors of obstructive sleep apnoeaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40109Impact of sleep-disordered breathing in other diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40110Pathophysiological aspects of obstructive sleep apnoea from sea level to high altitudeThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40111Consequences of sleep-disordered breathing from molecular and clinical points of viewThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40112Evaluation of breathing in children when they are asleep, healthy or illThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40113Asthma education: lifestyle and adolescenceThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40114Severe acute asthma and troublesome wheezingThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40115Infection and inflammation in cystic fibrosisThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40116Paediatric respiratory infections around the world: Tuberculosis, pneumonia and othersThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40117New insights into childhood infections: from viral bronchiolitis to bronchiolitis obliteransThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40118Neonatal and paediatric intensive careThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40119Epidemiology of childhood respiratory diseasesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40120Insights into paediatric bronchologyThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40121Minimally invasive thoracic surgeryThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40122General thoracic surgeryThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40123Lung transplantation: from bench to bedsideThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40124Respiratory function assessment in diseaseThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40125Quality, performance and interpretation of lung function testingThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40126New views on testing and training of respiratory musclesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40127Exercise and physiotherapy in patients with asthma, cystic fibrosis, bronchiectasis and primary ciliary dyskinesiaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40128Exercise tolerance and its determinants across pathologiesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40129Insights into assessment of functional status in respiratory disease patientsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40130Oxygen supplementation, noninvasive ventilation and mobility aspects of patients with impaired respirationThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40131Breathing, posture and physical activity in respiratory disease patientsThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40132Nursing care across the spectrum of respiratory illnessesThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40133Translational aspects of idiopathic interstitial pneumoniaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40134Comorbidities of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40135Innovations in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40136Treatment and prognosis of idiopathic interstitial pneumoniaThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40137Immune-mediated interstitial lung diseases: from bench to bedsideThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40138Sarcoidosis: a multifaceted disease that is difficult to manageThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40139The changing face of rare diffuse parenchymal lung diseases: recent advances in pathogenesis, clinical manifestations and treatmentThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40140Pulmonary hypertension with lung diseases and experimental pulmonary hypertensionThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40141Haemodynamics and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40142Epidemiology and management of acute pulmonary embolismThematic Poster
12:50 - 14:40143Medical educationThematic Poster
13:00 - 14:30144An update on chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseLunchtime session
13:00 - 14:00154ME1 Preschool wheezeMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00155ME2 Improving donor organ quality: the role of ex vivo lung perfusionMeet the expert
13:00 - 14:00156ME3 Evaluation of unexplained breathlessnessMeet the expert
14:30 - 16:50165SW9 Diffusing capacity testingSkills workshop
14:45 - 16:45169State of the art session: Respiratory infectionsSymposium
14:45 - 16:45170New trends in the management of pulmonary vascular diseaseHot topic
14:45 - 16:45171Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation now and in the futureHot topic
14:45 - 16:45172NELSON: the Trafalgar of lung cancer screening?Symposium
14:45 - 16:45173Respiratory muscle dysfunction in an intensive care unitSymposium
14:45 - 16:45174Future of cystic fibrosis care: insights from the Lancet CommissionSymposium
14:45 - 16:45175Metabolic alterations as a driver of chronicity in lung diseaseSymposium
14:45 - 16:45176Airway diseases?Lungs on fire
14:45 - 16:45177The added value of allied healthcare professionals in integrated respiratory careSymposium
14:45 - 16:45178Powerful cohort studies with/without lung functionOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45179Innovative ways to diagnose and monitor children with lung diseases and sleep-disordered breathingOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45180Novel molecular pathways in lung cancer and COPDOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45181Pathogenesis and prognosis of interstitial lung disease of known originOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45182Interventional pulmonology: a mixture of spicesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45183Revealing novel asthma immunopathology endotypesOral Presentation
14:45 - 16:45184Exploring exercise responses in respiratory diseasesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45185Treatment of asthma with monoclonal antibodiesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45186Novel mechanisms elucidated by translational studies of COPDPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45187Challenges in tobacco control and cessationPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45188Evaluation of basic science in airway diseasesPoster Discussion
14:45 - 16:45189The world of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisPoster Discussion
17:15 - 19:15195Personalised medicine in COPD: Matching the patient needs with the right careEvening Symposium