Infecciones respiratorias en pacientes pediátricos: prevención de las recidivas y eventos ulteriores

Infecciones respiratorias en pacientes pediátricos: prevención de las recidivas y eventos ulteriores

February 2, 2016 at 10:26 AM 0 comments

Resumen narrativo de presentaciones seleccionadas expuestas en el segundo Encuentro Latinoamericano de Infecciones Respiratorias Recurrentes (ELAIR): cumbre educativa celebrada en Buenos Aires (Argentina) el 4 y 5 de julio de 2015 Enrique Mansilla,1 Alberto Ciceran,2 José Antonio Ortega-Martell,3 Ana M. Koatz,4 Marcus H. Jones,5 Renato T. Stein,5 Noemi Coe2 1.Read More

El papel fundamental de las estrategias de prevención en las enfermedades crónicas de pulmón: bronquitis crónica y enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica

El papel fundamental de las estrategias de prevención en las enfermedades crónicas de pulmón: bronquitis crónica y enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica

February 2, 2016 at 10:25 AM 0 comments

Resumen narrativo de presentaciones seleccionadas expuestas en el segundo Encuentro Latinoamericano de Infecciones Respiratorias Recurrentes (ELAIR): cumbre educativa celebrada en Buenos Aires (Argentina) el 4 y 5 de julio de 2015 Dario Olivieri,1 Sanjay Sethi,2 Ana M. Koatz3 1. Departamento de Medicina Clínica y Experimental, Università degli Studi di Parma,Read More

La inmunidad respiratoria y la justificación lógica de la inmunomodulación en la prevención de las infecciones respiratorias

La inmunidad respiratoria y la justificación lógica de la inmunomodulación en la prevención de las infecciones respiratorias

February 2, 2016 at 10:24 AM 0 comments

Resumen narrativo de presentaciones seleccionadas expuestas en el segundo Encuentro Latinoamericano de Infecciones Respiratorias Recurrentes (ELAIR): cumbre educativa celebrada en Buenos Aires (Argentina) el 4 y 5 de julio de 2015 Alberto Ciceran,1 Renato T. Stein2 1. Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina  2. Pontifícia Universidade Católica do RioRead More

Preschool Wheezing Phenotypes

Preschool Wheezing Phenotypes

January 26, 2016 at 9:01 AM 0 comments

*Andrew Bush,1-3 Prasad Nagakumar2,3 1. Department of Paediatrics, Imperial College London, London, UK 2. Department of Paediatric Respirology, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK 3. Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK *Correspondence to a.bush@imperial.ac.uk Disclosure: A. Bush was supported by the NIHRRead More

Treating Inadequately Controlled Asthma: Exploring the Potential of Phenotype-Targeted Therapy

Treating Inadequately Controlled Asthma: Exploring the Potential of Phenotype-Targeted Therapy

November 17, 2015 at 9:16 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 28th September 2015, as part of the European Respiratory Society International Congress 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands Chairperson: Mario Castro1 Speakers: Ratko Djukanovic,2 Michael Wechsler3 1. Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA 2. Southampton NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, Southampton,Read More

Inhaler Devices: The past, the Present, and the Future

Inhaler Devices: The past, the Present, and the Future

November 17, 2015 at 9:15 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 27th September 2015, as part of the European Respiratory Society International Congress 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands Chairperson: Richard Dekhuijzen1 Speakers: Gary Wong,2 J. Christian Virchow,3 Henry Chrystyn4-6 1. Department of Pulmonary Diseases, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands 2. Department of Paediatrics and School ofRead More

Therapy for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency: The Evidence for Efficacy

Therapy for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency: The Evidence for Efficacy

November 17, 2015 at 9:14 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 28th September 2015 as part of the European Respiratory Society International Congress 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands Chairperson: Noel Gerard McElvaney1 Speakers: Emer Reeves,2 David Parr,3 Niels Seersholm,4 Kenneth R. Chapman5 1. Department of Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland 2. Beaumont Hospital,Read More

Advances in Ambulatory Oxygen Workshop and Long-Term Oxygen Therapy in Real-Life Practice

Advances in Ambulatory Oxygen Workshop and Long-Term Oxygen Therapy in Real-Life Practice

November 17, 2015 at 9:10 AM 0 comments

The practical workshop took place on Sunday 27th September 2015 and the symposium took place on Monday 28th September 2015, as part of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands Practical Workshop Chairperson: Enrico Clini1 Speakers: Enrico Clini,1 Daniel Veale,2 Joao Carlos Winck3 Mini Symposium Chairperson:Read More

Long-Term NIV in COPD – Who and When?

Long-Term NIV in COPD – Who and When?

November 17, 2015 at 9:08 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 27th September 2015 as part of the European Respiratory Society International Congress 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands Chairpersons and moderators: Peter Wijkstra,1 Wolfram Windisch2 Speakers: Thomas Köhnlein,3 Christine Cheval4 Round-table discussion panel: Stefano Nava,5 Nick Hart,6 Jean-Louis Pépin7,8 1. Department of Pulmonary Diseases, University Medical CenterRead More

Challenges of Inhaler Use in the Treatment of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Challenges of Inhaler Use in the Treatment of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

November 17, 2015 at 9:06 AM 0 comments

*Federico Lavorini, Claudia Mannini, Elisa Chellini Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Careggi University Hospital, Florence, Italy *Correspondence to federico.lavorini@unifi.it Disclosure: All authors declare no conflicts of interest for the present paper. Support: The publication of this article was funded by Zentiva Group. The views and opinions expressed are thoseRead More