Virtual 2020

Pre-Congress Content
Sunday, 06.09.2020
Monday, 07.09.2020
Tuesday, 08.09.2020
Wednesday, 09.09.2020


View the presentations you missed during Congress!

More than 1,100 webcasts and slide presentations, 3,500 e-posters and 4,000 abstracts from the Virtual Congress 2020 and are now available.

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2020; 55: Suppl. 65, abstract number.

Monday, 07.09.2020

09:30 - 11:00267Chinese programme 2020: Part ILanguage session
09:30 - 10:30268Asthma pharmacology: clinical trials and mechanistic insightsOral Presentation
09:30 - 10:30269Metabolic alterations and ageing in lung diseaseOral Presentation
09:30 - 10:30270New clinical insights into idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisOral Presentation
09:30 - 10:30271New insights into mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unitOral Presentation
09:30 - 10:30272Paediatric respiratory diseasesState of the art session
09:30 - 10:30273Frontiers of lung cancer screeningJoint session
09:30 - 10:30274New developments in pandemic medicineSymposium
09:30 - 11:40275Imaging grand roundGrand round
10:40 - 11:40276New tools for risk stratification of obstructive diseasesOral Presentation
10:40 - 11:40277Respiratory diseases, hypoxia and cardiovascular functionOral Presentation
10:40 - 11:40278The hot and cold of interventional pulmonologyOral Presentation
10:40 - 11:40279Quality improvements in lung function and sleep diagnosticsOral Presentation
10:40 - 11:40280Respiratory diseases in children and adultsSymposium
10:40 - 11:40281ALERT: Pneumothorax, cough, PAH, alveolar proteinosisClinical trials session
10:40 - 11:40282Antibiotic resistance: the way forwardSymposium
11:50 - 12:50283Breathing disorders and cardiovascular diseasesRespiratory medicine meets other disciplines
11:50 - 12:50284New and integrated tools for respiratory diagnosis and careOral Presentation
11:50 - 12:50285Novel methods, diagnostics and biomarkers of chronic lung diseasesOral Presentation
11:50 - 12:50286Interstitial lung diseasesChallenging clinical cases
11:50 - 12:50287Workplace and outdoor air quality: from sensitisation to social mediaOral Presentation
11:50 - 12:50288Which paediatric asthma guidelines are the most appropriate for children and adolescents?Symposium
11:50 - 12:50289Lung cancer screening: are we back to the individualised decision-making process?Symposium
11:50 - 12:50290The European Respiratory Journal editor's view: our best papers of last yearJournal session
11:50 - 12:50291Airway diseases?Lungs on fire
14:20 - 15:20301Severe thoracic sarcoidosis : where do we stand ?Symposium
14:30 - 15:30302Updates in cystic fibrosisJoint session
14:30 - 15:30303Biological aspects of lung cancerOral Presentation
14:30 - 15:30304Respiratory physiology and sleep: from neonates to adultsOral Presentation
14:30 - 15:30305Respiratory infectionsChallenging clinical cases
14:30 - 15:30306Updated assessment and treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertensionOral Presentation
14:30 - 15:30307New technologies for the management of COPD and obstructive sleep apnea and the diagnosis of lung cancerJournal session
14:30 - 15:30308Image-based guidelines and recommendations in respiratory diseasesSymposium
14:30 - 15:30309Lung health and respiratory function at all agesSymposium
15:30 - 16:30310Interstitial lung diseases?Lungs on fire
15:40 - 16:40311European Reference Network for rare lung diseases (ERN-LUNG): acting for improved cross-border management of rare diseasesSymposium
15:40 - 16:40312Diagnosis and management of airways disease in primary careOral Presentation
15:40 - 16:40313Hot topics in paediatric asthmaOral Presentation
15:40 - 16:40314Respiratory critical careChallenging clinical cases
15:40 - 16:40315Right ventricular function and pulmonary hypertensionOral Presentation
15:40 - 16:40316Sleep and breathing disordersState of the art session
15:40 - 16:40317Will the pulmonologist still play a role in the management of screen-detected pulmonary nodules?Symposium
15:40 - 16:40318Innovations in airway innervation: treatments for chronic coughHot topics
16:40 - 17:10319Smoking, nicotine and COVID-19 myths and facts. What is the evidence?Expert view
16:50 - 17:50320Rheumatology: understanding connective tissue disease in patients with interstitial lung diseaseRespiratory medicine meets other disciplines
16:50 - 17:50321New insights into asthma immunology: in mouse and menOral Presentation
16:50 - 17:50322Challenging issues in thoracic surgeryOral Presentation
16:50 - 17:50323Bronchiectasis: epidemiology, endotyping and therapyOral Presentation
16:50 - 17:50324Physical activity and chronic lung disease: once a new kid, now growing upOral Presentation
16:50 - 17:50325Chronic respiratory diseases and their origins in early life: how physiology meets clinical medicineSymposium
16:50 - 19:00326Paediatric proceduresLive from the clinic
16:50 - 17:50327ALERT: Infection in adults and childrenClinical trials session
17:20 - 17:50328Is the global warming potential of inhaler propellants significant?Pro/Con debate
18:00 - 19:00329Covering COVID - the best abstractsOral Presentation
18:00 - 19:00330How to overcome deficiencies in skills in bedside training by virtual tools and simulation- where do we go?Oral Presentation
18:00 - 19:00331Screening and imaging in lung cancerOral Presentation
18:00 - 19:00332Use of thoracic ultrasound in different clinical settingsOral Presentation
18:00 - 19:00333Airflow obstruction, COPD and comorbiditiesOral Presentation
18:00 - 19:00334Exercise and sleep: from impaired function to new therapeutic strategiesSymposium
18:00 - 19:00335Rethinking asthmaHot topics
18:00 - 19:00336Pulmonary vascular diseases?Lungs on fire