Highlight Sessions - Webcasts

Five Highlight Sessions have been selected by the Organizing Committee that have been recorded during the congress and that are now available as webcasts.


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Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Session 1: Diagnosis and treating ILD

Cryobiopsy for the diagnosis of ILD - V. Poletti (Foli, IT)

Unclassifiable ILD - A. Wells (London, UK)

Therapy of IPF between past and future - L. Nicod (Lausanne, CH)


Session 4: Personalised treatments for severe asthma

Precision medicine in severe asthma - F. Blasi (Milan, IT)

Asthma phenotypes - F Chung (London, UK)

Biologics for severe asthma - R. Louis (Liege, BE)

Thermoplasty for severe asthma - D. Stolz (Basel, CH)


Session 6: Optimised treatments for respiratory infections

Severe community acquired pneumonia: mono or dual therapy? - W. Boersma (Alkmaar, NL)

Viral pneumonia: something to think about - M. van der Eerden (Rotterdam, NL)

Steroid in pneumonia: yes or no? - G. Li Bassi (Barcelona, ES)

Hospital acquired pneumonia - F. Blasi (Milan, IT)


Thursday, 8 June 2017

Session 16: Characterising lung cancer beyond imaging

New classification of lung cancer - L. Bubendorf (Basel, CH) 

EBUS for molecular analysis - you just can’t call it lung cancer anymore - G. Silvestri (Charleston, US)

Re-biopsy in NSCLC – when and how? - S. Rothschild (Basel, CH) 


Session 23: Understanding COPD treatment strategies

Mechanisms of acute exacerbations of COPD - P. Barnes (London, UK)

Treating the COPD patient with frequent exacerbation - R. Koczulla (Marburg, DE) 

ICS in COPD: less is more - H. Magnussen (Hamburg, DE)

ICS in COPD: more is more - M. Dransfield (Birmingham, US)