26th ERS international congress 2016, London

  • Ceelen, J.J.M.
  • NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translation Research in Metabolism Maastricht University Department: Respiratory medicine
  • 14 november 2016
  • (
  • afgerond project

The goal of the ERS congress is to promote new scientific knowledge and put a spotlight on respiratory research by presenting cutting-edge research alongside informative educational sessions. Oral and poster presentation highlights concerning COPD comorbidities and phenotyping as well as new insights in predicting exacerbations are described below.

Keyword: COPD Penotyping Emphysema

Assessment of COPD prevalence

  • Borlée, Floor
  • Universiteit Utrecht IRAS
  • 22 augustus 2016
  • (
  • afgerond project

The American Thoracic Society (ATS), founded in 1905, tries to improve global health by advancing research, patient care, and public health in pulmonary disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders. The ATS organizes yearly an international conference which provides an ideal opportunity for clinicians and researchers to come together to discuss the latest advances in treatment and care. Each ...

Keyword: COPD prevalence ATS 2016 population-based study post-bronchodilator (BD) spirometry

Ex vivo elastase treatment disrupts Parenchymal Structure

  • Dijk, v. Eline
  • Rijks Universiteit Groningen
  • 7 juni 2016
  • afgerond project

Ex vivo elastase treatment disrupts Parenchymal Structure and Enhances Airway Narrowing In Precision Cut Lung Slices.  

Keyword: COPD Ex Vivo

Fetal and Infant Growth and Childhood Lung Function

  • Dekker den, H. MD
  • Erasmus MC
  • 8 maart 2016
  • (
  • afgerond project

Oral Presentation at the European Respiratory Society conference; Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 26-30 September 2015

Keyword: ERS 2015 Asthma early childhood

Ademtest voorspelt naderende exacerbatie van astma

  • Vliet van, Dillys
  • Universiteit Maastricht
  • 15 september 2015

Met een eenvoudige ademtest is het mogelijk om twee weken van tevoren een astma-exacerbatie bij kinderen te voorspellen. Dat concludeert Dillys van Vliet in haar promotie-onderzoek naar innovatieve monitoringstrategieën voor de behandeling van jonge astmapatiëntjes.

Keyword: astma kinderen longfunctie luchtwegontsteking VOS VOC exacerbatie

ERS 2014 Munich: Developments concerning the COPD assessment Test (CAT)

  • Smid, D.E.
  • CIRO+, centre of expertise for chronic organ failure | Department of Research and Education
  • 26 november 2014
  • (
  • afgerond project

An impaired health status is a common feature in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) (1, 2). The COPD Assessment Test (CAT) is an short and simple eight item patient-completed questionnaire. It is designed to measure the health-related quality of life in patient with COPD, focusing on cough, phlegm, chest tightness, breathlessness, going up stairs or hills, activity limit...

Keyword: ERS 2014 Munich COPD CAT

Small and large airways dysfunction in asthma

  • Wiel, Erica van der
  • UMC Groningen
  • 2 september 2014
  • afgerond project

Keyword: Small airways dysfunction asthma

Effects Of Tiotropium On IL-13-Induced Differentiation Of Human Airway Epithelial Cells

  • Kistemaker, L.E.M.
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
  • 12 augustus 2014
  • (
  • afgerond project

Keyword: ATS 2014 Epithelial Cells COPD

ERS 2013 - End-of-life care for patients with COPD.

  • Houben, Carmen, MSc
  • CIRO+, Program Development Centre, Horn, Netherlands
  • 22 oktober 2013
  • (
  • afgerond project

From September 7th to September 11th 2013 the European Respiratory Society  (ERS) Annual Congress took place in Barcelona, Spain.

Keyword: ERS 2013 COPD End-of-life care

ERS 2013: Effects of 8-wk muscle training in dyspneic COPD patients

  • Sillen, Maurice MSc PT
  • CIRO+, Program Development Center, Horn, Netherlands
  • 22 oktober 2013
  • (
  • afgerond project

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide and is characterized by chronic airflow limitation that is not fully reversible (1-3).  

Keyword: ERS 2013 COPD DICES trial

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