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Small Airways Disease (WISC 2012)

Small Airways Disease

A WAO Symposium (15) delivered during the WAO International Scientific Conference (WISC 2012) in Hyderabad, India (9 December 2012).

Welcoming Remarks by the Chairpersons
Manori Amaraskera, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
Mika Mäkelä, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Virendra Singh (India), SMS Medical College & Hospital, Jaipur, India

Particle Deposition and Pharmacotherapy
Presented by: Lanny J. Rosenwasser
Dee Lyons/Missouri Endowed Chair in Pediatric Immunology Research
Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy/Immunology Division
Children's Mercy Hospital
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Pathophysiology of the Small Airways
Presented by: Rohit Katial
Professor of Medicine
National Jewish Health
University of Colorado
Denver, Colorado, USA

Respiratory Function in Small Airways and Asthma
Presented by: Thomas B. Casale
Professor of Medicine and Medical Microbiology
Department of Medical Microbiology/Immunology
Creighton University, School of Medicine
Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Optimal Assessment of Asthma Control in Clinical Practice: Is There a Role for Biomarkers?
Presented by: Stanley Fineman
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Allergy Division
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta Allergy and Asthma Clinic
Atlanta, Georgia, USA


Handouts for this session are available from the WISC 2012 scientific program online

The video recording of this WAO symposium was supported by the World Allergy Organization.

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