Paris, France, hosted the International Congress of the European Respiratory Society from September 15 to 19 2018, which was attended by a delegation from Uzbekistan. The congress brought together both adult and pediatric pulmonologists including thoracic surgeons and researches, and managers of leading organization that work in this area of medicine. https://erscongress.org/home2018.html
The event agenda included plenary sessions, lectures, and satellite symposia dedicated to relevant areas such as administering a therapy, emergency care in cases of acute respiratory distress, sleep-disordered breathing, and investigation of pathological mechanisms that lead to the development respiratory diseases: interstitial lung diseases (ILD), lung thoracic oncology, respiratory infections and others.
Presentations on antibiotic treatment of pneumonia, severe course of sepsis (antibiotic resistance), diagnostics and treatment of bronchial asthma as well as cystic fibrosis, essential (primary) hypertension and other orphan diseases stirred increased interest among the participants. Satellite symposia were organized in collaboration with businesses that manufacture pharmaceuticals and medical equipment such as Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, GSK, Novartis, AstraZeneca, FUJIFILM SonoSite, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, Medtronic and others.
Roman Ribnikov specifically for “Medical Express” in collaboration with the Chief Pulmonologist of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Deputy Director for Science of the RSSPMC for Phthisiologyand Pulmonology and Pulmonology, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor I. Liverko, Chief Expert of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Head of the Pulmonology Department of the SSPMC,
Professor F. Shamsiev, Head of Subdepartment for Hospital Therapy at Samarkand Medical Institute,
Doctor of Medical Sciences N. Aralov, Director of the Private Clinic “Doktor Allergolog MMF”, Physician of Superior Merit M. Mukhsinov